=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Friday, August 2, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Baltimore Orioles - Placed second baseman Brian Roberts on the paternity leave
list; reinstated pitcher Steve Johnson from the 15-day disabled list.
Detroit Tigers - Optioned pitcher Hernan Perez to Erie (Eastern).
Minnesota Twins - Recalled outfielder Oswaldo Arcia from Rochester (IL).
New York Mets - Placed pitcher Josh Edgin on the 15-day disabled list;
selected the contract of pitcher Pedro Feliciano from Las Vegas (PCL).
Philadelphia Phillies - Placed pitcher Jonathan Pettibone on the 15-day
disabled list; recalled pitcher Ethan Martin and selected the contract of
pitcher Zach Miner from Lehigh Valley (IL); designated pitcher J.C. Ramirez
Pittsburgh Pirates - Activated pitcher Jared Hughes from the 15-day disabled
list; optioned pitcher Vic Black to Indianapolis (IL).
Texas Rangers - Claimed infielder Adam Rosales off waivers from the Oakland
Athletics; optioned outfielder Engel Beltre to Round Rock (PCL).
=== BASKETBALL ===
Atlanta Hawks - Named Jim Thomas assistant coach.
Orlando Magic - Waived forward Al Harrington.
Sacramento Kings - Named Corliss Williamson assistant coach.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Chicago Bears - Signed linebacker Andrew Starks to a three-year contract;
waived kicker Austin Signor and tight end Brody Eldridge.
Cincinnati Bengals - Signed defensive tackle Vaughn Meatoga; reinstated
running back Cedric Peerman from the active/non-football injury list.
Montreal Alouettes (CFL) - Placed linebacker Jordan Verdone on the nine-game
injured list; added defensive lineman Scott Paxson to the practice roster.
New England Patriots - Released defensive lineman Travis Chappelear and long
snapper Mike Zupancic; signed offensive linemen Luke Patterson and Brice
NFL - Suspended Baltimore Ravens cornerback Asa Jackson eight games without
pay for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing drugs.
Oakland Raiders - Signed kicker Sebastian Janikowski to a four-year contract
San Francisco 49ers - Signed wide receivers Austin Collie and Lavelle Hawkins
to one-year contracts; waived center Sherman Carter and punter Colton Schmidt.
=== HOCKEY ===
Los Angeles Kings - Agreed to terms on a two-year contract with forward Kyle
Montreal Canadiens - Signed forward Stefan Chaput to a one-year, two-way
contract; signed forward Erik Nystrom to a professional tryout contract.
Phoenix Coyotes - Renewed a one-year affiliation agreement with Gwinnett
St. Louis Blues - Signed defenseman Jay Bouwmeester to a five-year contract
extension; agreed to terms on a two-year contract with forward Magnus
San Jose Sharks - Re-signed forwards Bracken Kearns and Marek Viedensky to
Tampa Bay Lightning - Signed goaltender Kristers Gudlevskis to a three-year,
=== COLLEGE ===
Hawaii - Dismissed offensive coordinator Aaron Price.
Towson - Named Tim Leonard director of athletics.