BALTIMORE ORIOLES – Recalled RHP Bud Norris from Bowie (EL). Optioned C Steve Clevenger to Norfolk (IL).
BOSTON RED SOX – Sent C Ryan Lavarnway to Portland (EL) for a rehab assignment.
CLEVELAND INDIANS – Recalled LHP TJ House from Mahoning Valley (NYP). Optioned RHP Austin Adams to Columbus (IL).
DETROIT TIGERS – Sent LHP Pat McCoy to Toledo (IL) for a rehab assignment.
KANSAS CITY ROYALS – Agreed to terms with OF Leland Clemmons on a minor league contract.
TEXAS RANGERS – Reinstated OF-1B Jim Adduci from the 15-day DL. Optioned RHP Matt West to Round Rock (PCL).
TORONTO BLUE JAYS – Designated RHP Sergio Santos for assignment. Recalled LHP Rob Rasmussen from Buffalo (IL).
ATLANTA BRAVES – Activated C Evan Gattis from the 15-day DL. Optioned C Christian Bethancourt to Gwinnett (IL).
CHICAGO CUBS – Optioned LHP Zac Rosscup to Iowa (PCL).
COLORADO ROCKIES – Placed INF Justin Morneau on the 15-day DL, retroactive to July 14. Selected the contract of INF Ben Paulsen from Colorado Springs (PCL). Designated RHP Jair Jurrjens for assignment.
MILWAUKEE BREWERS – Optioned RHP Rob Wooten to Nashville (PCL). Selected the contract of RHP Jeremy Jeffress from Nashville. Transferred RHP Jim Henderson to the 60-day DL.
NEW YORK METS – Reinstated LHP Jon Niese from the 15-day DL.
PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES – Designated OF Tony Gwynn Jr. for assignment. Optioned INF Cesar Hernandez to Lehigh Valley (IL). Assigned C Koyie Hill outright to Lehigh Valley. Reinstated LHP Cliff Lee from the 60-day DL and INF Reid Brignac and C Wil Nieves from the 15-day DL.
SAN DIEGO PADRES – Agreed to terms with INF Jeudy Valdez on a minor league contract and assigned him to Lake Elsinore (Cal).
SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS – Placed RHP Matt Cain on the 15-day DL, retroactive to July 11, and 1B Brandon Belt on the 7-day DL, retroactive to July 20. Recalled RHP George Kontos and 3B Adam Duvall from Fresno (PCL).
FARGO-MOORHEAD REDHAWKS – Released OF Dusty Robinson.
GARY SOUTHSHORE RAILCATS – Released RHP Travis McGee.
SIOUX CITY EXPLORERS – Released RHP Elliott Engle.
EVANSVILLE OTTERS – Signed LHP Conor Kerins.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS – Signed C P.J. Torres. Released INF Matt Dickason.
RIVER CITY RASCALS – Signed 3B Steve Carrillo.
NBA – Announced the resignation of NBADL president Dan Reed.
CHARLOTTE HORNETS – Signed F Marvin Williams to a two-year contract.
CHICAGO BULLS – Signed F Cameron Bairstow. Re-signed G Kirk Hinrich.
DALLAS MAVERICKS – Signed F Richard Jefferson.
LOS ANGELES LAKERS – Signed G Nick Young to a multiyear contract.
PHOENIX SUNS – Signed F Anthony Tolliver.
SAN ANTONIO SPURS – Re-signed F Matt Bonner.
UTAH JAZZ – Signed F Trevor Booker.
ATLANTA DREAM – Announced coach Michael Cooper took a medical leave of absence. Named assistant coach Karleen Thompson interim coach.
BUFFALO BILLS – Signed DT Landon Cohen and WR Naaman Roosevelt.
CINCINNATI BENGALS – Placed P Kevin Huber, G Clint Boling, LB Marquis Flowers, WRs Ryan Whalen and Colin Lockett, CB Leon Hall and DTs Geno Atkins, Devon Still and Zach Minter on the PUP list.
DALLAS COWBOYS – Placed DT Chris Whaley on the waived/non-football injury list. Signed TE Dallas Walker and WR Dezmon Briscoe.
DETROIT LIONS – Claimed WR Reese Wiggins off waivers from New England.
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS – Released DL Seali’i Epenesa. Signed DL Eathyn Manumaleuna.
NEW YORK GIANTS – Announced the retirement of G Chris Snee.
WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS – Added RB Sam McGuffie and LB Kyle Jones to the practice roster.
MONTREAL CANADIENS – Signed F Nikita Scherbak to a three-year, entry-level contract.
TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS – Signed D Cody Franson to a one-year contract.
HAMILTON BULLDOGS – Signed D Bobby Shea to a one-year, two-way AHL/ECHL contract.
MILWAUKEE ADMIRALS – Signed F Triston Grant and G Rob Madore to one-year contracts.
ARMSTRONG STATE – Named Sean McCaffrey men’s and women’s tennis coach.
CASTLETON – Named Reggie Colomb golf coach.
FLAGLER – Named Caryn Savitz athletics communications coordinator.
LA SALLE – Promoted assistant trainer Shannon Clegg to associate director of training.
PENNSYLVANIA – Named Alex Tirapelle wrestling coach.
ROSE-HULMAN – Named Jon Lester men’s golf coach and men’s assistant basketball coach.
SAINT PETER’S – Promoted assistant/acting baseball coach T.J. Baxter to head coach.
SHENANDOAH – Named Meghan Sullivan women’s assistant basketball coach.
TEXAS A&M – Announced senior DL Gavin Stansbury has left the team. Announced freshman DB Victor Davis was suspended from the team after a recent arrest for a shoplifting charge.
WAGNER – Named Will Manny men’s assistant lacrosse coach.