=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Monday, August 26, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Arizona Diamondbacks - Activated infielder Eric Chavez and catcher Miguel
Montero from the 15-day disabled list; optioned infielder Matt Davidson and
catcher Tuffy Gosewish to Reno (PCL).
Major League Baseball - Suspended Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim minor league
outfielder Brandon Bayardi, New York Mets minor league pitcher Daniel
Huchingson and Toronto Blue Jays minor league catcher Sean Ochinko 50 games
each for their violations of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment
New York Yankees - Activated shortstop Derek Jeter from the 15-day disabled
list; optioned pitcher Preston Claiborne to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL).
Oakland Athletics - Placed outfielder Josh Reddick on the 15-day disabled
list; designated pitcher Pat Neshek for assignment; recalled pitcher Evan
Scribner from Sacramento (PCL); selected the contract of first baseman Daric
Barton from Sacramento.
Philadelphia Phillies - Placed outfielder Casper Wells on the 15-day disabled
list; selected the contract of infielder/outfielder Pete Orr from Lehigh
Valley (IL); transferred first baseman Ryan Howard from the 15-day disabled
list to the 60-day disabled list.
San Diego Padres - Selected the contract of outfielder Reymond Fuentes from
Tucson; recalled pitcher Anthony Bass from Tucson; optioned outfielder Jaff
Decker and pitcher Brad Brach to Tucson.
Seattle Mariners - Designated pitcher Aaron Harang for assignment; activated
outfielder Franklin Gutierrez from the 15-day disabled list.
Toronto Blue Jays - Reinstated pitcher Aaron Loup from the paternity list;
designated pitcher Chien-Ming Wang for assignment.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Atlanta Falcons - Released wide receivers Rashad Evans, Marcus Jackson and
Buffalo Bills - Released defensive back Dominique Ellis, cornerback Jumal
Rolle, wide receivers Da'Rick Rogers and DeMarco Sampson and center Ryan
Turnley.; placed offensive lineman Chris Hairston on the reserve/non-football
Cleveland Browns - Waived defensive back Vernon Kearney, defensive lineman
Dave Kruger, wide receiver Cordell Roberson and linebacker Tommy Smith; placed
running back Dion Lewis on injured reserve.
Green Bay Packers - Released kicker Giorgio Tavecchio.
Minnesota Vikings - Released wide receivers LaMark Brown, Erik Highsmith and
Chris Summers, guard Tyler Holmes, defensive ends Lawrence Jackson and Marquis
Jackson, linebacker Stanford Keglar, cornerbacks Greg McCoy and Roderick
Williams, running backs Bradley Randle and Jerodis Williams, quarterback James
Vandenberg and center Camden Wentz.
National Football League - Suspended Minnesota Vikings fullback Jerome Felton
without pay for the first three games of the 2013 regular season for violating
the NFL Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse; suspended New York Jets
running back Mike Goodson without pay for the first four games of the 2013
regular season for violating the NFL Policy and Program for Substances of
New England Patriots - Re-signed cornerback Stephon Morris and defensive
lineman Scott Vallone; released wide receiver Kamar Aiken, cornerbacks Brandon
Jones and LeQuan Lewis, linebacker Niko Koutouvides and long snapper Mike
Zupancic; placed defensive lineman Cory Grissom and tackle Markus Zusevics on
injured reserve; placed defensive lineman Armond Armstead and wide receiver
Mark Harrison on the reserve/non-football injury list.
New York Giants - Activated defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul from the
physically unable to perform list.
New York Jets - Placed running back Mike Goodson on the active/non-football
injury/illness list; released running backs Joe McKnight and Chad Spann,
offensive linemen Patrick Ford, Trey Gilleo and Stephen Peterman, wide
receivers Braylon Edwards, Joe Collins, Marcus Rucker, K.J. Stroud and Rahsaan
Vaughn, tight end Hayden Smith, linebacker Sean Progar-Jackson, defensive
backs Donnie Fletcher and Bret Lockett, punter Ryan Quigley and long snapper
San Diego Chargers - Placed linebacker Melvin Ingram on the physically unable
to perform list; placed cornerback Steve Williams and defensive tackle Byron
Jerideau on injured reserve; signed cornerback Richard Marshall.
San Francisco 49ers - Waived running back D.J. Harper, linebacker Joe Holland,
guard Al Netter, punter Colton Schmidt and quarterback Scott Tolzien.
Seattle Seahawks - Placed defensive tackle Jesse Williams on injured reserve;
terminated the contract of wide receiver Brett Swain; released linebackers
Kyle Knox and Craig Wilkins, wide receiver Perez Ashford, tight ends Jameson
Konz and Andrei Lintz, defensive tackle Martin Parker and long snapper Kyle
St. Louis Rams - Waived kicker Brett Baer, wide receivers Demetrius Fields,
Andrew Helmick and Raymond Radway, long snapper Jorgen Hus, quarterback Tim
Jenkins, defensive tackle Al Lapuaho, linebacker Joseph Lebeau, tight end
Colby Prince and cornerback Robert Steeples; waived/injured offensive lineman
Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Waived wide receiver Carlton Mitchell, defensive ends
Ernest Owusu and Markus White and quarterback Adam Weber; released wide
receiver Derek Hagan, fullback Spencer Larsen and safety Troy Nolan; placed
cornerback Anthony Gaitor and running back Michael Smith on injured reserve;
signed tight end Mike Shanahan.
Tennessee Titans - Released kicker Maikon Bonani, wide receivers Justin
Hilton, Roberto Wallace and Diondre Borel, safety Tracy Wilson, cornerback
George Baker, linebacker Kadarron Anderson, offensive linemen Eloy Atkinson,
Oscar Johnson and Barry Richardson and tight end Martel Webb; waived/injured
linebacker Greg Jones; waived tight end DeMarco Cosby with an injury
Washington Redskins - Terminated the contract of wide receiver Donte
Stallworth; placed linebacker Keenan Robinson and safety Phillip Thomas on
injured reserve; waived cornerback Richard Crawford, linebackers Jeremy
Kimbrough, Ricky Elmore, Quan Sturdivant, fullback Eric Kettani, kicker John
Potter and wide receiver Chip Reeves.
=== HOCKEY ===
New Jersey Devils - Re-signed center Adam Henrique to a multi-year contract.