The Journal Gazette
Thursday, May 06, 2021 1:50 am




American League

HOUSTON ASTROS — Reassigned RHP Enoli Paredes from rehab assignment to Corpus Christi (Double-A South).

KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Selected the contract of RHP Eddie Butler from Southern Maryland (Atlantic League).

MINNESOTA TWINS — Recalled LHP Lewis Thorpe from St. Paul (Triple-A Midwest). Activated INF Miguel Sano from the 10-day IL. Placed OF/1B Alex Kirilloff on the 10-day IL retroactive to May 4.

NEW YORK YANKEES — Placed INF Rougned Odor on the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP Albert Breu from Scranton/Wilkes Barre (Triple-A Northeast).

OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Optioned Skye Bolt to Las Vegas (Triple-A West).

SEATTLE MARINERS — Recalled RHP Wyatt Mills from Tacoma (Triple-A West). Placed RHP Keynan Middleton on the 10-day IL.

TAMPA BAY RAYS — Activated RHP Pete Fairbanks from the 10-day IL. Placed RHP Diego Castillo on the 10-day IL retroactive to May 4.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Activated C Reese McGuire to active roster. Transferred RHP Julian Merryweather to the 60-day IL.Optioned C Riley Adams to Buffalo (Triple-A East)

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES — Activated LHP Max Fried from the 10-day IL. Optioned LHP Sean Newcomb and RHP Chris Martin to Gwinnett (Triple-A Southeast).

CHICAGO CUBS — Optioned RHP Kohl Stewart to Iowa (Triple-A East).

CINCINNATI REDS — Optioned RHP Jose De Leon to Louisville (Triple-A Midwest). Recalled LHP Cionel Perez from Louisville (Triple-A Midwest).

COLORADO ROCKIES — Recalled RHP Jose Mujica from Albuquerque (Triple-A East). Optioned OF Sam Hilliard and RHP Ryan Castellani to Albuquerque (Triple-A East).

LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Recalled Edwin Uceta from Oklahoma City (Triple-A West). Placed 3B Edwin Rios on 10-day IL. Optioned OF Luke Raley to Oklahoma City (Triple-A West).

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Placed LF Matt Joyce and CF Roman Quinn on the 10-day IL. Recalled CF Scott Kingery and CF Mickey Moniak from Lehigh Valley (Triple-A Northeast).

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Optioned LHP Conner Menez to Sacramento (Triple-A West). Traded RF Skye Bolt to Oakland for cash.

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Recalled LHP Bernardo Flores Jr. from Memphis (Triple-A Southeast).



NBA — Announced that G Kyrie Irving and the Brooklyn Nets have each been fined for violating league rules.


ATLANTA DREAM — Waived G Yvonne Turner.



CHICAGO BEARS — Signed WR Damiere Byrd.

DALLAS COWBOYS — Released DTs Antwaun Woods and Walter Palmore, CBs Saivion Smith and Kemon Hall, C Adam Redmond and DE Ladarius Hamilton.

DETROIT LIONS — Signed TE Darren Fells.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Signed LB Malik Jefferson.

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS — Signed S Will Parks to a one-year contract. Signed WR Chris Finke.

LAS VEGAS RAIDERS — Signed CB Casey Hayward. Released S Jeff Heath.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Agreed to terms with LS Turner Bernard, LBs Tuf Borland and Christian Elliss, DT Zeandae Johnson, WRs Myron Mitchell, Whop Philyor and Blake Proehl, RB A.J. Rose, T Jordon Scott and P Zach Von Rosenberg.

NEW YORK JETS — Claimed WR Matt Cole off waivers from San Francisco. Signed S Janien Sherwood.

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS — Claimed LB Nate Evans off waivers from Jacksonville.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — Signed S Raven Greene and LB Joseph Jones. Hired Thaddeus Lewis and A.Q. Shipley to the team’s coaching staff. Re-Signed QB Blaine Gabbert to a one-year contract.

TENNESSEE TITANS — Signed RB Brian Hill.



NHL — Named Jared M. Maples executive vice president, chief security officer. Announced the retirement of Dennis Cunningham, executive vice president of security. National Hockey League’s department of safety has suspended Philadelphia D Shayne Gostisbehere two games for boarding Pittsburgh D Mark Friedman on May 4.

ARIZONA COYOTES — Signed G Karel Vejmelka to a one-year contract.

OTTAWA SENATORS — Recalled RW Parker Kelly and D Jonathan Aspirot from Belleville (AHL).

NEW JERSEY DEVILS — Reassigned G Evan Cormier and LW A.J. Greer to Binghamton (AHL). Recalled LW Nolan Foote from Binghamton (AHL). Signed G Nico Daws to a three-year, entry-level contract.

SAN JOSE SHARKS — Recalled C Sasha Chmelevski and Ds Nicolas Meloch and Jacob Middleton from San Jose (AHL). Recalled C Kyle Topping from Orlando (ECHL).

ST. LOUIS BLUES — Recalled C Dakota Joshua from Utica (AHL).


ALLEN AMERICANS — Released F Tim Doherty. Activated F Scott Conway from reserve. Placed D Dominic Cormier on reserve.

FLORIDA EVERBLADES — Signed D Zach Berzolla and placed on reserve. Activated F Mason Mitchell from IR. Activated F Tommy Marchin from reserve. Placed Fs Cole Sanford and Levko Koper on reserve.

FORT WAYNE KOMETS — Released F Mason Primeau from amateur tryout contract. Recalled F Matthew Boudens from loan to Chicago (AHL).

GREENVILLE SWAMP RABBITS— Claimed G Hayden Lavigne from Wichita. Acquired G Wes Hunt as EBUG. Activated F Anthony Rinaldi from reserve. Placed F Nolan LaPorte on reserve. Returned G Jacob Ingham to Ontario.

KANSAS CITY MAVERICKS — Released F Brendan Robbins. Activated G matt Greenfield from reserve. Placed D Tommy Muck on reserve.

ORLANDO SOLAR BEARS — Activated F J.J. Piccinich from commissioner’s exempt list and placed on reserve.

RAPID CITY RUSH — Activated F Jack Suter from reserve. Placed F Mike Hedden on reserve.

SOUTH CAROLINA STINGRAYS — Activated D Max Gottlieb and F Darien Craighead from reserve. Placed F Cameron Askew and D Connor Moore on reserve.

UTAH GRIZZLIES — Signed D Wyatt McLeod to an amateur tryout contract. Placed F Jared Pike on reserve.

WHEELING NAILERS — Signed D Michael Prapavessis. Activated F Sean Josling from IR. Placed D tyler Brevitch on reserve. Placed F ryan Roth on IR.



LOS ANGELES FC — Loaned Fs Bryce Duke, Alvaro Quezada, Danny Musovski, Raheem Edwards and Cal Jennings, G Tomas Romero, and D Tony Leone to Las Vegas (USL Championship).

USL Championship

USL CHAMPIONSHIP — Suspended Birmingham F J.J. Williams for one game for violent conduct on May 1 against Indy. Suspended Miami F Janos Loebe for one game for denial of a goalscoring opportunity on May 2 against Loudoun.

LAS VEGAS LIGHTS FC — Signed Ds Armando Avila and Diego Rosales and Fs Christopher Jamie and Paul Son.


DAYTON — Named James Kane assistant men’s basketball coach.

WISCONSIN — Announced the resignation of golf head coach Michael Burcin.

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