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             === Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===

                       === Saturday, April 5, 2014 ===


=== BASEBALL ===

Kansas City Royals - Selected the contract of pitcher Aaron Brooks from Omaha
(PCL); designated infielder Pedro Ciriaco for assignment.

New York Mets - Activated pitcher Jonathan Niese from the 15-day disabled
list; optioned infielder Wilmer Flores to Las Vegas (PCL).

New York Yankees - Placed first baseman Mark Teixeira on the 15-day disabled
list; recalled catcher Austin Romine from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL).

Pittsburgh Pirates - Extended the contracts of general manager Neal Huntington
and manager Clint Hurdle through the 2017 season with club options for 2018.

Tampa Bay Rays - Agreed to a two-year contract extension with shortstop Yunel
Escobar.

Texas Rangers - Purchased the contract of pitcher Nick Martinez from Frisco
(Texas); optioned pitcher Daniel McCutchen to Frisco; announced catcher Chris
Gimenez refused a minor league assignment to Round Rock (PCL) and elected free
agency.

Toronto Blue Jays - Purchased the contract of pitcher Marcus Walden from
Buffalo (IL); designated pitcher Jeremy Jeffress for assignment.


=== BASKETBALL ===

Golden State Warriors - Fired assistant coach Darren Erman.


=== FOOTBALL ===

Washington Redskins - Released linebacker Josh Hull and cornerback Ryan
Mouton; waived wide receiver Josh Bellamy.


=== HOCKEY ===

Anaheim Ducks - Signed forward Nic Kerdiles to a three-year, entry-level
contract.

Detroit Red Wings - Signed forward Luke Glendening to a three-year contract
extension.

Florida Panthers - Reassigned goaltender Scott Clemmensen to San Antonio
(AHL).

New York Islanders - Assigned forward Johan Sundstrom to Bridgeport (AHL);
recalled Sundstrom and defenseman Scott Mayfield from Bridgeort under
emergency conditions.

Vancouver Canucks - Recalled defenseman Frank Corrado from Utica (AHL).

Winnipeg Jets - Agreed to terms with goaltender Connor Hellebuyck on a three-
year, two-way, entry-level contract.


=== COLLEGE ===

Ohio - Named Saul Phillips head men's basketball coach.