=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Thursday, April 4, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Baltimore Orioles - Claimed pitcher Josh Stinson off waivers from the Oakland
Athletics and optioned him to Norfolk (IL); transferred pitcher Tsuyoshi Wada
from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day DL.
Detroit Tigers - Signed pitcher Jose Valverde to a minor league contract.
Houston Astros - Acquired pitcher Travis Blackley from the Oakland Athletics
in exchange for outfielder Jake Goebbert.
Texas Rangers - Signed shortstop Elvis Andrus to an eight-year contract
Washington Nationals - Agreed to terms with pitcher Chris Young on a minor
=== BASKETBALL ===
Los Angeles Clippers - Signed forward DaJuan Summers for the remainder of the
=== FOOTBALL ===
Arizona Cardinals - Signed running back Alfonso Smith, cornerback Bryan McCann
and safety Curtis Taylor to one-year contracts.
Atlanta Falcons - Released offensive tackle Tyson Clabo.
Baltimore Ravens - Released linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo.
Detroit Lions - Announced the retirement of kicker Jason Hanson.
Kansas City Chiefs - Signed linebacker Frank Zombo.
Washington Redskins - Signed cornerback DeAngelo Hall and quarterbacks Rex
Grossman and Pat White.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (CFL) - Named Steve Hladio running backs coach.
=== HOCKEY ===
Anaheim Ducks - Signed forward Steven Whitney to a two-year, entry-level
Calgary Flames - Signed goaltender Laurent Brossoit to an entry-level
contract; recalled defenseman Brett Carson from Abbotsford (AHL).
Columbus Blue Jackets - Assigned forward Sean Collins, defenseman Blake
Parlett and goaltender Patrick Killeen to Springfield (AHL).
Minnesota Wild - Recalled forward Mikael Granlund from Houston (AHL).
Montreal Canadiens - Recalled forward Gabriel Dumont from Hamilton (AHL).
Nashville Predators - Recalled forward Chris Mueller and defenseman Ryan Ellis
from Milwaukee (AHL).
=== COLLEGE ===
Dartmouth - Announced the resignation of men's soccer head coach Jeff Cook.
Old Dominion - Named Jeff Jones head men's basketball coach.
Texas-Pan American - Named Dan Hipsher men's basketball coach.
Texas State - Named Danny Kaspar head men's basketball coach.
UCLA - Signed athletic director Dan Guerrero to a contract extension through
=== SOCCER ===
San Jose Earthquakes - Signed forward Alexandre Gonzalez Emerson.