=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Friday, August 16, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Atlanta Braves - Purchased the contract of infielder Phil Gosselin from
Gwinnett (IL); transferred pitcher Cristhian Martinez from the 15-day to the
60-day disabled list; placed second baseman Tyler Pastornicky on the 15-day
Baltimore Orioles - Announced that pitching coach Rick Adair is taking a
personal leave of absence; named Bill Castro interim pitching coach; named
Scott McGregor interim bullpen coach.
Chicago Cubs - Recalled pitcher Jake Arrieta from Iowa (PCL); optioned pitcher
Eduardo Sanchez to Iowa (PCL).
Detroit Tigers - Recalled pitcher Jose Alvarez from Toledo (IL).
Kansas City Royals - Added pitcher Danny Duffy to the active roster; Placed
outfielder Justin Maxwell on the bereavement list; recalled pitcher Will Smith
from Omaha (PCL).
Los Angeles Dodgers - Recalled outfielder/first baseman Scott Van Slyke from
Albuquerque (PCL); optioned infielder Dee Gordon to Albuquerque.
Miami Marlins - Recalled pitcher Arquimedes Caminero from Jacksonville
Minnesota Twins - Activated catcher/outfielder Ryan Doumit from the 7-day
disabled list; optioned outfielder/first baseman Chris Colabello to Rochester
Philadelphia Phillies - Fired manager Charlie Manuel; named Ryne Sandberg
interim manager; placed pitcher John Lannan on the 15-day disabled list;
recalled pitcher B.J. Rosenberg from Lehigh Valley (IL).
Pittsburgh Pirates - Signed pitcher Kyle Farnsworth to a minor league
contract and assigned him to Indianapolis (IL).
St. Louis Cardinals - Purchased the contract of infielder Kolten Wong from
Toronto Blue Jays - Reinstated pitcher J.A. Happ from the bereavement list;
placed shortstop Munenori Kawasaki on the paternity list; optioned pitcher
Mickey Storey to Buffalo (IL); recalled outfielder Anthony Gose from Buffalo.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Golden State Warriors - Announced that Mark Stevens has joined ownership group
as an executive board member.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Detroit Lions - Signed defensive tackle John Drew.
Miami Dolphins - Extended the contract of long snapper John Denney through the
=== COLLEGE ===
Air Force - Named Jeff Nevolo associate men's tennis coach.