=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Wednesday, August 6, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Arizona Diamondbacks - Activated infielder Cliff Pennington from the 15-day
disabled list; optioned pitcher Bo Schultz to Reno (PCL).
Chicago Cubs - Activated pitcher Kyuji Fujikawa from the 60-day disabled list;
designated outfielder Nate Schierholtz for assignment.
Colorado Rockies - Activated pitcher Jordan Lyles from the 60-day disabled
list; placed pitcher Brett Anderson on the 15-day disabled list; recalled
pitcher Brooks Brown from Colorado Springs (PCL); designated outfielder Jason
Pridie for assignment.
Houston Astros - Optioned pitcher Paul Clemens to Oklahoma City (PCL);
recalled pitcher Brad Peacock from Oklahoma City.
Philadelphia Phillies - Optioned pitcher Hector Neris to Lehigh Valley (IL).
San Diego Padres - Announced the resignation of vice president/assistant
general manager of player personnel Chad MacDonald; named A.J. Preller
executive vice president/general manager.
Washington Nationals - Optioned pitcher Blake Treinen to Syracuse (IL);
activated pitcher Matt Thornton.
=== BASKETBALL ===
New York Knicks - Acquired forwards Quincy Acy and Travis Outlaw from the
Sacramento Kings in exchange for guard Wayne Ellington and forward Jeremy
Tyler; announced that they have reduced the protection on the 2016 second-
round draft selection acquired by Sacramento, via the Portland Trail Blazers.
San Antonio Spurs - Signed forward JaMychal Green.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Arizona Cardinals - Placed tight end Jake Ballard on the reserve/retired list.
Jacksonville Jaguars - Signed wide receivers Ramses Barden and Chad Hall;
waived safety Jerome Junior; waived/injured wide receiver Nathan Slaughter.
Miami Dolphins - Activated running back Knowshon Moreno from the physically
unable to perform list.
Minnesota Vikings - Waived tight end A.C. Leonard.
Montreal Alouettes (CFL) - Signed wide receiver James Rodgers to the practice
New Orleans Saints - Signed fullback Greg Jones to a one-year contract.
Oakland Raiders - Signed linebacker Spencer Hadley and safety Larry Asante;
waived/injured linebacker Marshall McFadden and safety Shelton Johnson.
Saskatchewan Roughriders (CFL) - Signed linebacker Marvin Burdette to the
Tennessee Titans - Signed tight end Chase Coffman and defensive tackle Lanier
Coleman; placed tight end Dorin Dickerson on injured reserve; waived
quarterback Tyler Wilson.