=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Monday, April 21, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Cleveland Indians - Activated designated hitter Jason Giambi from the 15-day
disabled list; optioned pitcher Blake Wood to Columbus (IL).
Colorado Rockies - Placed outfielder Michael Cuddyer on the 15-day disabled
list retroactive to April 18; recalled infielder Charlie Culberson from
Colorado Springs (PCL).
Detroit Tigers - Placed pitcher Luke Putkonen on the 15-day disabled list;
purchased the contract of outfielder J.D. Martinez from Toledo (IL);
transferred Andy Dirks from the 60-day disabled list.
Houston Astros - Placed pitcher Scott Feldman on the 15-day disabled list.
Kansas City Royals - Activated outfielder Jarrod Dyson from the bereavement
list; optioned pitcher Justin Marks to Omaha (PCL).
Los Angeles Dodgers - Recalled pitcher Jose Dominguez from Albuquerque (PCL);
optioned infielder Chone Figgins to Albuquerque.
Milwaukee Brewers - Optioned pitcher Rob Wooten to Nashville (PCL); recalled
pitcher Alfredo Figaro from Nashville.
New York Mets - Selected the contract of outfielder Bobby Abreu from Las Vegas
(PCL); optioned outfielder Andrew Brown to Las Vegas.
New York Yankees - Optioned pitcher Matt Daley to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL).
Oakland Athletics - Claimed infielder Andy Parrino off waivers from the Texas
Rangers and optioned him to Sacramento (PCL).
Pittsburgh Pirates - Recalled pitcher Jared Hughes from Indianapolis (IL);
placed pitcher Wandy Rodriguez on the 15-day disabled list.
St. Louis Cardinals - Recalled pitcher Tyler Lyons from Memphis (PCL);
optioned pitcher Jorge Rondon to Memphis.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Houston Rockets - Assigned forward Robert Covington and guard Isaiah Canaan to
Rio Grande Valley (NBADL).
Minnesota Timberwolves - Announced the retirement of head coach Rick Adelman.
New York Knicks - Fired head coach Mike Woodson.
Utah Jazz - Announced that the team elected not to offer head coach Tyrone
Corbin a new contract.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Chicago Bears - Signed wide receiver Josh Morgan to a one-year contract.
Detroit Lions - Signed cornerbacks Aaron Hester and Nate Ness; named Kevin
Bastin head athletic trainer.
Indianapolis Colts - Placed center Phil Costa on the reserve/retired list;
agreed to terms with safety Colt Anderson; announced that cornerback Josh
Gordy has signed his qualifying offer.
Kansas City Chiefs - Signed wide receiver Kyle Williams.
New York Giants - Signed quarterback Josh Freeman.
Oakland Raiders - Traded quarterback Terrelle Pryor to the Seattle Seahawks in
exchange for a seventh-round selection in the 2014 NFL Draft.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (CFL) - Signed defensive back Stephon Morris and wide
receiver Jason Barnes.
=== HOCKEY ===
Edmonton Oilers - Named Bill Scott assistant general manager.
Florida Panthers - Signed forward Connor Brickley to an entry-level contract.
Pittsburgh Penguins - Recalled forward Chris Conner from his conditioning
assignment with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).
=== COLLEGE ===
Hofstra - Named Ariel Pesante assistant director of athletics for NCAA
education and compliance services.
Houston - Named Ronald Hughey head women's basketball coach.
Northern Iowa - Named Frank Verducci tight ends coach.
Tennessee State - Named Dana Ford head men's basketball coach.