=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Wednesday, August 7, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Boston Red Sox - Placed pitcher Matt Thornton on the 15-day disabled list;
recalled pitcher Pedro Beato from Pawtucket (IL).
Cincinnati Reds - Activated pitcher Jonathan Broxton from the 15-day disabled
list; optioned pitcher Pedro Villarreal to Louisville (IL).
Cleveland Indians - Signed outfielder Ryan Raburn to a two-year contract
Colorado Rockies - Placed outfielder Carlos Gonzalez on the 15-day disabled
list; recalled pitcher Jeff Francis from Colorado Springs (PCL).
Detroit Tigers - Released pitcher Jose Valverde.
Houston Astros - Selected the contract of pitcher Jorge De Leon from Oklahoma
City (PCL); optioned pitcher Jose Cisnero to Oklahoma City.
Kansas City Royals - Recalled pitcher Danny Duffy from Omaha (PCL); optioned
pitcher Will Smith to Omaha.
Milwaukee Brewers - Reinstated pitcher Marco Estrada from the 15-day disabled
list; optioned second baseman Scooter Gennett to Nashville (PCL).
New York Mets - Optioned infielder Lucas Duda to Las Vegas (PCL).
=== BASKETBALL ===
Dallas Mavericks - Signed center DeJuan Blair.
Miami Heat - Signed center Greg Oden.
Oklahoma City Thunder - Signed forward Ryan Gomes.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Buffalo Bills - Signed defensive back Mark LeGree; placed safety Mana Silva on
the reserve/left squad list.
Canadian Football League - Fined Hamilton Tiger-Cats defensive lineman Brian
Bulcke and Winnipeg Blue Bombers offensive lineman Justin Sorensen.
Cincinnati Bengals - Waived/injured defensive tackle Larry Black.
Denver Broncos - Waived/injured offensive lineman Justin Boren.
Jacksonville Jaguars - Claimed wide receiver Charly Martin off waivers from
the San Francisco 49ers.
Philadelphia Eagles - Placed wide receiver Arrelious Benn on injured reserve.
San Diego Chargers - Placed linebacker Devan Walker on injured reserve.
Seattle Seahawks - Terminated the contract of wide receiver Early Doucet.
=== HOCKEY ===
Anaheim Ducks - Announced a multi-year affiliation agreement with Utah (ECHL).
Edmonton Oilers - Signed forward Jujhar Khaira to a three-year, entry-level
National Hockey League - Named Stephen Walkom senior vice president and
director of officiating.
New York Rangers - Signed forward Brandon Mashinter.
Ottawa Senators - Signed forward Stephane Da Costa to a one-year, two-way
=== COLLEGE ===
Florida State - Hired Stan Wilcox as athletic director.
Old Dominion - Signed women's basketball coach Karen Barefoot to a five-year
contract through the 2017-18 season.