=== 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.
=== BASKETBALL ===
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
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
Pittsburgh Penguins - Re-signed forward Brandon Sutter to a two-year contract.
=== COLLEGE ===
College of Charleston - Fired men's head basketball coach Doug Wojcik.