=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Friday, August 15, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Boston Red Sox - Agreed to terms on contracts with third baseman Elwin Tejeda
and pitchers Christopher Acosta, Nicolo Clemente, Luis Colmenares, Jhosmar
Cortez, Anderson Espinoza, Junior Espinoza and Roniel Raudes.
Cleveland Indians - Activated outfielder Michael Bourn from the 15-day
Houston Astros - Recalled pitcher Kevin Chapman from Oklahoma City (PCL);
optioned outfielder L.J. Hoes to Oklahoma City.
Los Angeles Dodgers - Placed pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu on the 15-day disabled list;
recalled pitcher Pedro Baez from Albuquerque (PCL).
Major League Baseball - Suspended free agent pitcher Francisco Almonte 72
games without pay for violating the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment
Minnesota Twins - Optioned pitcher Yohan Pino to Rochester (IL); activated
pitcher Ricky Nolasco from the 15-day disabled list.
Oakland Athletics - Placed infielder Jed Lowrie on the 15-day disabled list;
recalled infielder Andy Parrino from Sacramento (PCL).
Pittsburgh Pirates - Placed pitcher Stolmy Pimentel on the 15-day disabled
Texas Rangers - Selected the contract of pitcher Jon Edwards from Round Rock
(PCL); optioned pitcher Robbie Ross Jr. to Round Rock.
Toronto Blue Jays - Activated first baseman Edwin Encarnacion from the 15-day
disabled list; optioned outfielder Anthony Gose to Buffalo (IL).
=== BASKETBALL ===
Sacramento Kings - Signed center Sim Bhullar.
Utah Jazz - Signed guard Dee Bost.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Chicago Bears - Placed tight end Zach Miller on injured reserve; signed wide
receiver Kofi Hughes to a one-year contract.
Miami Dolphins - Signed kicker John Potter; waived kicker Danny Hrapmann.
New England Patriots - Acquired defensive end Jerel Worthy from the Green Bay
Packers in exchange for an undisclosed draft pick; acquired defensive tackle
Ben Bass from the Dallas Cowboys in exchange for defensive back Justin Green;
placed tight end Terrence Miller on injured reserve.
NFL - Suspended Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe one game for
violating the league's substance-abuse policy.
=== HOCKEY ===
Anaheim Ducks - Signed forward Jakob Silfverberg to a one-year contract.