=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Monday, August 5, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Boston Red Sox - Placed outfielder Daniel Nava on the paternity leave list;
recalled pitcher Brandon Workman from Pawtucket (ECL).
Chicago Cubs - Claimed outfielder Thomas Neal off waivers from the New York
Yankees; transferred pitcher Rafael Dolis to 60-day disabled list.
Major League Baseball - Suspended New York Yankees third baseman Alex
Rodriguez without pay for the remainder of the 2013 season and the entire 2014
season for violations of the joint prevention and treatment program; suspended
Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Antonio Bastardo, San Diego Padres shortstop
Everth Cabrera, New York Yankees catcher Francisco Cervelli, Texas Rangers
outfielder Nelson Cruz, San Diego Padres pitcher Fautino De Los Santos,
Houston Astros pitcher Sergio Escalona, New York Yankees outfielder Fernando
Martinez, Seattle Mariners catcher Jesus Montero, free agent pitcher Jordan
Norberto, Detroit Tigers shortstop Jhonny Peralta and New York Mets
outfielders Cesar Puello and Jordany Valdespin 50 games for violations of the
joint prevention and treatment program; suspended Milwaukee Brewers minor
league pitcher William West 50 games without pay after a second violation of
the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program for a drug of abuse.
LA Angels of Anaheim - Released pitcher Ryan Madson.
Los Angeles Dodgers - Recalled shortstop Dee Gordon from Albuquerque (PCL);
optioned pitcher Stephen Fife to Albuquerque.
New York Yankees - Placed shortstop Derek Jeter on the 15-day disabled list;
activated third baseman Alex Rodriguez from the 60-day disabled list; recalled
infielder David Adams from Scranton-Wilkes Barre (IL); designated infielder
Brent Lillibridge for assignment.
Texas Rangers - Selected the contract of outfielder Joey Butler from Round
Rock (PCL); recalled outfielder Engel Beltre from Round Rock (PCL).
=== BASKETBALL ===
Detroit Pistons - Signed guard Peyton Siva.
NBA - Suspended Portland Trail Blazers guard Terrel Harris five regular-season
games for violating the terms of the NBA/NBPA anti-drug program.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Detroit Lions - Signed cornerback Brandon King; released wide receiver Devin
Thomas and linebacker Alex Elkins.
Indianapolis Colts - Waived linebacker Monte Simmons.
Jacksonville Jaguars - Waived wide receiver Taylor Price and guard Stephane
New England Patriots - Re-signed offensive lineman Matt Stankiewitch and long
snapper Mike Zupancic.
New York Jets - Released wide receiver Marcus Davis.
Oakland Raiders - Signed defensive lineman Ryan Baker.
San Diego Chargers - Signed linebacker Jerrell Harris.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Signed linebacker Marvin Booker and wide receiver Chris
Denton; activated tight end Luke Stocker from the physically unable to perform
list; released safety Troy Nolan; waived wide receiver Bobby Sewall.
Toronto Argonauts (CFL) - Signed defensive end Rodney Fritz to the practice
roster; released defensive back Ricardo Colclough.
=== HOCKEY ===
Buffalo Sabres - Agreed to terms with forward Jamie Tardif on a one-year, two-
Florida Panthers - Agreed to terms with forward Steve Pinizzotto on a one-
year, two-way contract.
=== COLLEGE ===
St. John's (NY) - Named Jim Whitesell assistant men's basketball coach;
announced assistant men's basketball coach Darrick Martin will take over as
director of men's basketball operations.