=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Wednesday, August 14, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Arizona Diamondbacks - Recalled outfielder Tony Campana from Reno (PCL);
optioned pitcher Tyler Skaggs to Reno.
Cleveland Indians - Signed pitcher Leandro Linares to a minor league contract.
Kansas City Royals - Acquired infielder/outfielder Emilio Bonifacio from the
Toronto Blue Jays in exchange for a player to be named or cash considerations;
transferred infielder Miguel Tejada to the 60-day disabled list.
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim - Recalled infielder Andrew Romine from Salt
Lake (PCL); optioned pitcher Nick Maronde to Salt Lake.
New York Mets - Placed pitcher Jeremy Hefner on the 15-day disabled list.
Philadelphia Phillies - Released outfielder Delmon Young.
Texas Rangers - Acquired pitcher Travis Blackley from the Houston Astros in
exchange for cash considerations.
Toronto Blue Jays - Placed outfielder Colby Rasmus on the 15-day disabled
list; selected the contract of outfielder Kevin Pillar from Buffalo (IL);
recalled shortstop Munenori Kawasaki from Buffalo
=== BASKETBALL ===
Indiana Pacers - Named Popeye Jones assistant coach.
Los Angeles Lakers - Signed forward Elias Harris to a multi-year contract.
Minnesota Timberwolves - Agreed to terms with center Nikola Pekovic.
Philadelphia 76ers - Named Brett Brown head coach.
San Antonio Silver Stars (WNBA) - Signed forward Chelsea Poppens.
Washington Wizards - Signed forward Al Harrington.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Buffalo Bills - Signed linebacker Jamaal Westerman; waived tight end Mike
Edmonton Eskimos (CFL) - Signed offensive lineman Tyrone Novikoff to the
practice roster; released wide receiver Isaiah Sweeney.
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (CFL) - Released defensive back Ryan Hinds and linebacker
Kansas City Chiefs - Signed cornerback Kennard Cox; waived linebacker Chad
Miami Dolphins - Terminated the contract of kicker Dan Carpenter; signed
quarterback Aaron Corp.
Montreal Alouettes - Signed quarterback Troy Smith to a two-year contract.
NFL - Suspended St. Louis Rams linebacker Jo-Lonn Dunbar for the first four
games of the regular season; suspended San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman
Demarcus Dobbs for the first regular season game.
Washington Redskins - Terminated the contract of wide receiver Devery
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (CFL) - Released defensive lineman Marquis Frazier,
running back Chris Garrett and defensive back David James.
=== HOCKEY ===
Edmonton Oilers - Named Bob Green director of amateur free agent scouting.
New York Rangers - Named Scott Arniel associate coach and Ulf Samuelsson and
Daniel Lacroix assistant coaches.
=== COLLEGE ===
South Alabama - Named Russ Willemsen men's assistant basketball coach.
Xavier (LA) - Announced the retirement of athletics director Dennis Cousin,
effective at the end of September.