=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Sunday, April 19, 2015 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Chicago Cubs - Selected the contract of pitcher Gonzalez Germen from Iowa
(PCL); optioned outfielder Matt Szczur to Iowa; transferred pitcher Jacob
Turner to the 60-day disabled list.
Tampa Bay Rays - Designated pitcher Grant Balfour for assignment; selected the
contract of pitcher Brandon Gomes from Durham (IL).
Toronto Blue Jays - Selected the contract of pitcher Jeff Francis from Buffalo
(IL); optioned pitcher Colt Hynes to Buffalo.
Washington Nationals - Reinstated outfielder Denard Span from the 15-day
disabled list; optioned outfielder Michael Taylor to Syracuse (IL).
=== BASKETBALL ===
Golden State Warriors - Assigned center Ognjen Kuzmic to Santa Cruz (NBADL).
National Basketball Association - Fined Toronto Raptors general manager Masai
Ujiri $35,000 for using obscene language in a public setting on Saturday;
fined the Raptors an additional $25,000 for the same incident.