Thursday, March 08, 2018 1:00 am
KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Agreed to a minor league contract with RHP Ricky Nolasco.
MINNESOTA TWINS — Optioned RHP Felix Jorge and LHP Dietrich Enns to Rochester (IL) and RHP Zack Littell and LHP Lewis Thorpe to Chattanooga (SL).
OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Named Rollie Fingers special assistant to the president.
SEATTLE MARINERS — Agreed to terms with OF Ichiro Suzuki on a one-year contract.
TEXAS RANGERS — Designated C Brett Nicholas for assignment.
TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Agreed to terms with RHP Tyler Clippard on a minor league contract.
LONG ISLAND DUCKS — Signed RHP Jair Jurrjens.
NEW JERSEY JACKALS — Signed RHP Vic Black.
ARIZONA CARDINALS — Re-signed LS Aaron Brewer to a four-year contract.
DETROIT LIONS — Named Steve Gregory defensive assistant coach.
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Released TE Martellus Bennett and WR Bernard Reedy.
TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — Exercised 2018 contract options on S Chris Conte, OT Demar Dotson and DB Josh Robinson.
B.C. LIONS — Voided the contract of DT Euclid Cummings.
EDMONTON ESKIMOS — Re-signed OL Simeon Rottier.
DETROIT RED WINGS — Recalled F Dylan Sadowy from Toledo (ECHL) to Grand Rapids (AHL).
SAN ANTONIO RAMPAGE — Reassigned F Michael Joly and D Nolan DeJong to Colorado (ECHL).
SPRINGFIELD THUNDERBIRDS — Recalled D Francois Beauchemin from Manchester (ECHL).
STOCKTON HEAT — Assigned F Darren Nowick to Kansas City (ECHL).
ECHL — Suspended Quad City F Triston Grant 14 games.
ALLEN AMERICANS — Traded F Alex Carrier to Atlanta for F Mathieu Aubin.
COLORADO EAGLES — Signed D Chase Norrish to an amateur tryout agreement.
FORT WAYNE KOMETS — Signed D Vytal Cote.
ORLANDO SOLAR BEARS — Loaned D Nolan Valleau to Rockford (AHL).
RAPID CITY RUSH — Signed D Brayden Sherbinin.
TOLEDO WALLEYE — Signed D Dalton Carter to an amateur tryout agreement.
WHEELING NAILERS — Signed D Ayrton Valente. Signed D Jerry Laakso to an amateur tryout agreement.
COLUMBUS CREW — Loaned G Ben Lundgaard to Indy (USL).
D.C. UNITED — Acquired D Joseph Mora from Deportivo Saprissa (Primera Division-Costa Rica) on permanent transfer.
EVANGEL — Announced the contract of women’s basketball coach Leon Neal will not be renewed.
NYU — Announced the retirement of men’s basketball coach Joe Nesci.