=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Sunday, April 28, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Arizona Diamondbacks - Activated outfielder Jason Kubel from the 15-day
disabled list; placed infielder Didi Gregorius on the 7-day disabled list.
Baltimore Orioles - Placed catcher Taylor Teagarden on the 15-day disabled
list; recalled catcher Luis Exposito from Norfolk (IL).
Boston Red Sox - Activated pitcher John Lackey off the 15-day disabled list;
optioned catcher Ryan Lavarnway to Pawtucket (IL).
Chicago White Sox - Placed pitcher Gavin Floyd on the 15-day disabled list;
recalled pitcher Deunte Heath from Charlotte (IL); optioned outfielder Blake
Tekotte to Charlotte.
Cleveland Indians - Placed catcher Lou Marson on the 15-day disabled list;
recalled catcher Yan Gomes and pitcher Scott Barnes from Columbus (IL).
Colorado Rockies - Selected the contract of infielder Nolan Arenado from
Colorado Springs (PCL); designated Chris Nelson for assignment.
Kansas City Royals - Recalled pitcher Will Smith from Omaha (PCL).
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim - Placed pitcher Sean Burnett on the 15-day
disabled list; reinstated pitcher Tommy Hanson from bereavement list.
Oakland Athletics - Activated Yoenis Cespedes from the 15-day disabled list;
designate Casper Wells for assignment.
Philadelphia Phillies - Reinstated catcher Carlos Ruiz from the restricted
list; designated catcher Humberto Quintero for assignment.
Toronto Blue Jays - Activated first baseman Adam Lind from the paternity list.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Golden State Warriors - Recalled guard Scott Machado from Santa Cruz (NBADL).
=== FOOTBALL ===
Chicago Bears - Signed running back Michael Ford, wide receivers Mark
Harrison, Josh Lenz and Marcus Rucker, cornerbacks Demontre Hurst and C.J.
Wilson, center P.J. Lonergan, defensive tackles Zach Minter and Brent Russell
and punter Tress Way.
Denver Broncos - Signed punter Ryan Doerr, running back C.J. Anderson, wide
receivers Kemonte' Bateman, Quincy McDuffie and Lamar Thomas, offensive
lineman Manase Fokete, cornerback Aaron Hester, quarterback Ryan Katz,
linebackers Uona Kaveinga, Lerentee McCray and Douglas Rippy, defensive ends
Gary Mason Jr. and John Youboty, safety Ross Rasner and tight end Lucas Reed.
Jacksonville Jaguars - Signed quarterbacks Jordan Rodgers and Matt Scott,
defensive tackles T.J. Barnes and Arby Jones, linebackers Maalik Bomar,
Jeremiah Green, LaRoy Reynolds and Michael Zimmer, cornerbacks Marcus Burley
and Trey Wilson, offensive tackles R.J. Dill, Jeff Nady and Roderick Tomlin,
defensive end Paul Hazel, wide receivers Cole McKenzie, Jamal Miles and Tobais
Palmer, guard Stephane Milhim, tight ends Ryan Otten and Kyler Reed, fullback
Lonnie Pryor, safety Steven Terrell and long snapper Carson Tinker.
Pittsburgh Steelers - Signed defensive ends Brian Arnfelt and Cordian Hagans,
linebacker Alan Baxter, guards Nik Embernate and Chris Hubbard, wide receivers
Reggie Dunn and J.D. Woods, offensive tackles Mike Farrell and Mike Golic Jr.,
defensive tackles Omar Hunter and Anthony Rashad White, long snapper Luke
Ingram, centers Joe Madsen and Ivory Wade, and running back Curtis McNeal.
Seattle Seahawks - Agreed to terms with wide receiver Matt Austin, offensive
tackle Alvin Bailey, defensive end Kenneth Boatright, linebackers Ramon
Buchanan, John Lotulelei and Craig Wilkins, safety Ray Polk, guard Jordon
Roussos and running back Dominique Whaley.
=== HOCKEY ===
Carolina Hurricanes - Assigned forwards Tim Wallace, Nicolas Blanchard and
Jared Staal to Charlotte (AHL).
Chicago Blackhawks - Recalled defensemen Klas Dahlbeck and Dylan Olsen from
Colorado Avalanche - Fired head coach Joe Sacco.
Columbus Blue Jackets - Assigned forward Ryan Johansen and defenseman Dalton
Prout to Springfield (AHL).
Dallas Stars - Fired general manager Joe Nieuwendyk.
Nashville Predators - Reassigned forwards Daniel Bang, Taylor Beck, Kevin
Henderson, Chris Mueller and Joonas Rask and defenseman Victor Bartley to
New York Islanders - Recalled forwards Brock Nelson, John Persson, Ryan Strome
and Johan Sundstrom, defensemen Matt Donovan, Calvin De Haan and Aaron Ness
and goaltender Anders Nilsson from Bridgeport (AHL).
New York Rangers - Recalled forwards Ryan Bourque, Micheal Haley, Brandon
Mashinter, J.T. Miller, Brandon Segal and Christian Thomas, defensemen Stu
Bickel and Dylan McIlrath and goaltenders Jason Missiaen and Cameron Talbot
from Connecticut (AHL).