=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Thursday, August 30, 2012 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Baltimore Orioles - Optioned pitcher Zach Britton to Triple-A Norfolk.
Boston Red Sox - Optioned pitcher Zach Stewart to Pawtucket (IL); recalled
pitcher Daniel Bard from Pawtucket.
Chicago White Sox - Released pitcher Gregory Infante; transferred pitcher
Brian Bruney to the 60-day disabled list; placed catcher Tyler Flowers on the
paternity leave list; purchased the contracts of catcher Hector Gimenez and
infielder Jose Lopez from Charlotte (IL).
Los Angeles Dodgers - Reinstated pitcher Matt Guerrier from the 60-day
disabled list; optioned pitcher Josh Wall to Albuquerque (PCL).
Houston Astros - Recalled third baseman Matt Dominguez from Oklahoma City
(PCL); optioned pitcher Dallas Keuchel to Oklahoma City.
Minnesota Twins - Placed outfielder Denard Span on the 15-day disabled list.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Orlando Magic - Named James Borrego, Wes Unseld Jr. and Brett Gunning
assistant coaches; named Luke Stuckey and Laron Profit assistant/player
development coaches and Gordon Chiesa special consultant to the head coach.
=== FOOTBALL ===
New York Jets - Re-signed cornerback LeQuan Lewis.
Philadelphia Eagles - Signed defensive tackle Landon Cohen; released
linebacker Monte Simmons.
=== HOCKEY ===
Edmonton Oilers - Agreed to terms with forward Jordan Eberle on a six-year
Pittsburgh Penguins - Re-signed forward Eric Tangradi and defensemen Brian
Strait, Robert Bortuzzo and Alex Grant to one-year contracts.
=== COLLEGE ===
Missouri - Extended the contract of athletic director Mike Alden through the
2018-19 academic year.
Northeast Conference - Announced the five-year contract extension for
commissioner Noreen Morris, through June 30, 2017.
Pennsylvania - Named Scott Pera men's assistant basketball coach.
=== SOCCER ===
Chicago Fire - Midfielder Marco Pappa transferred to Heerenveen in the
Olympique de Marseille - Signed defender Lucas Mendes to a four-year contract.