=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Tuesday, April 21, 2015 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Arizona Diamondbacks - Placed infielder Jake Lamb on the 15-day disabled list;
selected the contract of infielder Danny Dorn from Reno (PCL); transferred
catcher Gerald Laird from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled
Atlanta Braves - Recalled pitcher Ian Thomas from Gwinnett (IL).
Chicago Cubs - Selected the contract of infielder Addison Russell from Iowa
(PCL); optioned infielder/outfielder Arismendy Alcantara to Iowa; transferred
infielder Mike Olt to the 60-day disabled list.
Major League Baseball - Announced that Kansas City Royals pitcher Kelvin
Herrera has been suspended five games and fined an undisclosed amount, and
Kansas City Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura has been fined an undisclosed
amount for their roles in on-field incidents during the club's weekend series
against the Oakland Athletics; suspended Boston Red Sox designated hitter
David Ortiz one game and fined him an undisclosed amount for making contact
with an umpire.
Miami Marlins - Selected the contract of pitcher Nick Masset from New Orleans
(PCL); optioned pitcher Jose Urena to New Orleans; designated pitcher Matt
Tracy for assignment.
Milwaukee Brewers - Selected infielder/outfielder Elian Herrera from Colorado
Springs (PCL), designated pitcher Brandon Kintzler for assignment; placed
second baseman Scooter Gennett and catcher Jonathan Lucroy on the 15-day
disabled list; recalled catcher Juan Centeno from Colorado Springs.
New York Mets - Placed catcher Travis d'Arnaud and pitcher Jerry Blevins on
the 15-day disabled list; selected the contract of Kevin Plawecki from Las
Vegas (PCL); recalled pitcher Hansel Robles from Las Vegas; transferred
pitcher Zack Wheeler from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled
New York Yankees - Recalled pitcher Chasen Shreve from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
(IL); optioned pitcher Branden Pinder to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
St. Louis Cardinals - Purchased the contract of pitcher Mitch Harris from
Memphis (PCL); placed outfielder Peter Bourjos on the paternity list;
designated outfielder Gary Brown for assignment.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Baltimore Ravens - Signed cornerback Jimmy Smith to a four-year extension
through the 2019 season.
Dallas Cowboys - Announced running back Lance Dunbar and punter Chris Jones
signed their one-year restricted free agent tenders.
Detroit Lions - Released guard Rodney Austin.
=== HOCKEY ===
Vancouver Canucks - Recalled forward Sven Baertschi from Utica (AHL).