=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===

                       === Tuesday, August 5, 2014 ===

=== BASEBALL ===

Boston Red Sox - Placed outfielder Allen Craig on the 15-day disabled list;
selected the contract of outfielder Corey Brown from Pawtucket (IL); recalled
pitcher Heath Hembree from Pawtucket.

Chicago Cubs - Selected the contract of infielder Javier Baez from Iowa (PCL);
optioned pitcher Blake Parker to Iowa.

Cleveland Indians - Recalled pitcher Josh Tomlin from Columbus (IL); optioned
outfielder Tyler Holt to Columbus; released outfielder Nyjer Morgan.

Detroit Tigers - Signed pitcher Jim Johnson to a minor league contract.

Los Angeles Dodgers - Placed pitcher Paco Rodriguez on the 15-day disabled
list; recalled pitcher Pedro Baez from Albuquerque (PCL).

Miami Marlins - Designated pitcher Jacob Turner for assignment; recalled
pitcher Brian Flynn recalled from New Orleans (PCL).

Milwaukee Brewers - Placed pitcher Matt Garza on the 15-day disabled list;
recalled Rob Wooten from Nashville (PCL).

New York Yankees - Selected the contract of pitcher Rich Hill from
Scranton/Wilkes Barre (IL).

Philadelphia Phillies - Recalled pitcher David Buchanan from Lehigh Valley

Pittsburgh Pirates - Activated outfielder Starling Marte from the seven-day
concussion disabled list; placed Pedro Alvarez on the bereavement list.

San Diego Padres - Announced the resignation of assistant general manager A.J.

Toronto Blue Jays - Activated infielder Brett Lawrie from the 15-day disabled
list; placed infielder Steve Tolleson on the paternity list.

Washington Nationals - Recalled catcher Sandy Leon from Syracuse (IL); placed
catcher Wilson Ramos on the paternity list; acquired pitcher Matt Thornton off
waivers from the New York Yankees.


Cleveland Cavaliers - Signed forward Mike Miller and guard James Jones.

San Antonio Spurs - Named Becky Hammon assistant coach.

=== FOOTBALL ===

Chicago Bears - Suspended tight end Martellus Bennett indefinitely for conduct
detrimental to the team; signed wide receiver Greg Herd; waived linebacker
Conor O'Neill.

Cleveland Browns - Signed tight ends Kyle Auffray and Martell Webb, wide
receiver Tim Smith and linebacker Keith Pough.

Edmonton Eskimos (CFL) - Signed wide receiver Marcus Rucker and linebacker
Patrick Trahan to the practice roster.

Indianapolis Colts - Signed outside linebacker Philip Hunt; waived wide
receiver Nu'Keese Richardson.

Miami Dolphins - Signed kicker Danny Hrapmann; waived linebacker Ryan Rau.

New York Giants - Signed tight end Jerome Cunningham and defensive lineman
Israel Idonije; waived defensive end Kendrick Adams; placed running back David
Wilson on injured reserve.

New York Jets - Placed linebacker Jermaine Cunningham on injured reserve;
signed offensive lineman Bruce Campbell.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Signed defensive ends Ryne Giddins and James Ruffin;
waived/injured linebacker Jeremy Grable and safety Mycal Swaim.

=== HOCKEY ===

Calgary Flames - Announced that they have reached a one-year affiliation
agreement with the Colorado Eagles of the East Coast Hockey League.

New York Rangers - Named Darryl Williams assistant coach.

Philadelphia Flyers - Agreed to terms with defenseman Michael Del Zotto on a
one-year contract.

Pittsburgh Penguins - Re-signed forward Brandon Sutter to a two-year contract.

=== COLLEGE ===

College of Charleston - Fired men's head basketball coach Doug Wojcik.

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