=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Saturday, August 18, 2012 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Baltimore Orioles - Recalled pitcher Zach Britton from Norfolk (IL); optioned
infielder Joe Mahoney to Norfolk.
Boston Red Sox - Placed pitcher Felix Doubront on the 15-day disabled list;
recalled first baseman Mauro Gomez from Pawtucket (IL).
Chicago Cubs - Recalled pitcher Brooks Raley from Iowa (PCL).
Cincinnati Reds - Recalled pitcher Todd Redmond from Louisville (IL).
Colorado Rockies - Placed outfielder Carlos Gonzalez on the bereavement list;
recalled outfielder Charlie Blackmon from Colorado Springs (PCL).
Houston Astros - Relieved manager Brad Mills, hitting coach Mike Barnett and
first base coach Bobby Meacham of their duties.
Kansas City Royals - Placed second baseman Chris Getz on the 15-day disabled
list; recalled second baseman Johnny Giavotella from Omaha (PCL).
Los Angeles Angels - Activated pitcher Scott Downs from the 15-day disabled
list; optioned pitcher Steve Geltz to Salt Lake (PCL).
Major League Baseball - Suspended Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly
Miami Marlins - Optioned outfielder Scott Cousins to New Orleans (PCL);
designated infielder Gil Velazquez for assignment; reinstated infielders
Donnie Murphy and Emilio Bonifacio from the 15-day disabled list.
San Diego Padres - Recalled pitcher Nick Vincent from Tucson (PCL); optioned
pitcher Ross Ohlendorf to Tucson.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Oklahoma City Thunder - Signed forward Serge Ibaka to a multi-year contract
=== FOOTBALL ===
Atlanta Falcons - Reached an injury settlement with wide receiver Michael
Cincinnati Bengals - Signed defensive end Luke Black.
=== SOCCER ===
Major League Soccer - Suspended Vancouver midfielder Barry Robson one game and
fined him an undisclosed amount for aggravated dissent against an assistant
referee during an Aug. 15 game.