=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Monday, August 11, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Boston Red Sox - Optioned pitcher Edwin Escobar to Pawtucket (IL).
Chicago White Sox - Optioned pitcher Eric Surkamp to Charlotte (IL).
Detroit Tigers - Recalled pitchers Ian Krol and Justin Miller from Toledo
(IL); selected the contract of pitcher Kevin Whelan from Toledo; optioned
pitchers Blaine Hardy and Patrick McCoy to Toledo; released pitcher Casey
Kansas City Royals - Acquired outfielder Josh Willingham from the Minnesota
Twins in exchange for pitcher Jason Adam; waived pitcher Wilking Rodriguez.
Los Angeles Dodgers - Optioned pitcher Pedro Baez to Albuquerque (PCL);
activated pitcher Kevin Corriea.
Minnesota Twins - Activated first baseman Joe Mauer from the 15-day disabled
list; recalled pitcher Tommy Milone from Rochester (IL).
New York Mets - Placed pitcher Jacob deGrom on the 15-day disabled list;
New York Yankees - Selected the contract of pitcher Chris Leroux from
Scranton/Wilkes Barre (IL); optioned pitcher Bryan Mitchell to Scranton/Wilke
Philadelphia Phillies - Signed outfielder Tony Gwynn Jr. a minor league
Pittsburgh Pirates - Placed outfielder Andrwe McCutchen on the 15-day disabled
list, retroactive to August 4; recalled pitcher Casey Sadler from Indianapolis
San Diego Padres - Recalled outfielder Rymer Liriano from El Paso (PCL);
designated outfielder Jeff Francoeur for assignment.
Seattle Mariners - Optioned pitcher Erasmo Ramirez to Tacoma (PCL); recalled
outfielder James Jones from Tacoma.
Toronto Blue Jays - Selected the contract of Brad Mills from Buffalo (IL);
optioned second baseman Ryan Goins to Buffalo.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Cleveland Cavaliers - Signed center Alex Kirk.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Detroit Lions - Released wide receiver Quintin Payton.
Indianapolis Colts - Signed defensive end Gannon Conway; waived offensive
tackle Eric Pike.
Miami Dolphins - Signed running back Cameron Marshall; waived quarterback
Montreal Alouettes (CFL) - Fired wide receivers coach Erik Campbell. Named
Turk Schonert receivers coach, Jeff Garcia quarterbacks coach and Ryan
Dinwiddie offensive co-coordinator.
Pittsburgh Steelers - Waived running back Jawan Jamison.
Toronto Argonauts (CFL) - Signed slotback Trent Guy to the practice roster.
=== HOCKEY ===
Vancouver Canucks - Named Perry Pearn assistant coach.
=== COLLEGE ===
Colorado State - Signed head football coach Jim McElwain and head women's
basketball coach to five-year contract extensions; signed head volleyball
coach Tom Hilbert to a five-year contract.
Presbyterian - Named Kasay Holbrook head women's golf coach.