=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Monday, August 12, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Arizona Diamondbacks - Recalled pitchers Chaz Roe and Tyler Skaggs from Reno
(PCL); placed outfielder Cody Ross on the 15-day disabled list; optioned
pitcher Zeke Spruil to Reno.
Cincinnati Reds - Reinstated outfielder Ryan Ludwick from the 60-day disabled
list; optioned outfielder Derrick Robinson to Louisville (IL).
Cleveland Indians - Released infielder Mark Reynolds.
Detroit Tigers - Activated second baseman Omar Infante from the 15-day
disabled list; recalled catcher Bryan Holaday from Toledo (IL); optioned
infielder Hernan Perez to Toledo.
Kansas City Royals - Activated second baseman Chris Getz from the 15-day
disabled list; optioned infielder Irving Falu and pitcher Will Smith to Omaha
Minnesota Twins - Reinstated outfielder Wilkin Ramirez from the 15-day
Oakland Athletics - Signed pitcher Drew Carpenter.
Pittsburgh Pirates - Agreed to terms with catcher Kelly Shoppach on a minor
Tampa Bay Rays - Claimed pitcher Wesley Wright off waivers from the Houston
Texas Rangers - Claimed infielder Adam Rosales off waivers from the Oakland
=== FOOTBALL ===
Chicago Bears - Signed running back Curtis Brinkley to a one-year contract;
waived wide receiver Marcus Rucker.
Green Bay Packers - Announced the retirement of kicker Ryan Longwell.
Houston Texans - Signed linebacker Elliot Coffey; waived/injured linebacker
New England Patriots - Signed cornerback LeQuan Lewis; released tight end
New Orleans Saints - Signed wide receiver Patrick Crayton; waived wide
receiver Brent Leonard.
New York Giants - Waived/injured wide receiver Kris Adams; signed wide
receiver Marcus Harris.
Philadelphia Eagles - Acquired wide receiver Jeff Maehl from the Houston
Texans in exchange for offensive lineman Nate Menkin.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (CFL) - Added Marcel Bellefeuille to the offensive
coaching staff; added defensive back Joe Sampson and linebacker Daniel
Sheffield to the practice roster; released defensive end Dexter Davis and
defensive back Wesley Pendleton from the practice roster.
=== HOCKEY ===
Chicago Blackhawks - Named Steve Weeks goaltending coach.
Columbus Blue Jackets - Named Bill Zito assistant general manager.