=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Thursday, August 8, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Boston Red Sox - Activated outfielder Daniel Nava from the paternity leave
list; optioned pitcher Steven Wright to Pawtucket (IL).
Chicago Cubs - Placed pitcher Matt Guerrier on the 60-day disabled list;
placed outfielder Thomas Neal on the 15-day disabled list; recalled pitcher
Eduardo Sanchez from Iowa (PCL); selected the contract of catcher J.C. Boscan
Cleveland Indians - Designated infielder Mark Reynolds for assignment;
recalled pitcher Preston Guilmet from Columbus (IL).
Colorado Rockies - Placed pitcher Tyler Chatwood on the 15-day disabled list;
Selected the contract of pitcher Jeff Manship from Colorado Springs (PCL);
recalled and placed pitcher Christian Friedrich on the 60-day disabled list.
Kansas City Royals - Selected the contract of pitcher Francisley Bueno from
Omaha (PCL); optioned pitcher Danny Duffy to Omaha; released catcher Adam
New York Yankees - Outrighted third baseman Brent Lillibridge to
Oakland Athletics - Claimed infielder Adam Rosales off waivers from the Texas
Philadelphia Phillies - Claimed outfielder Casper Wells off waivers from the
Chicago White Sox.
St. Louis Cardinals - Recalled pitchers Carlos Martinez and Sam Freeman from
Memphis (PCL); optioned pitcher Keith Butler and first baseman/outfielder
Brock Peterson to Memphis.
San Francisco Giants - Designated catcher Guillermo Quiroz for assignment;
recalled catcher Hector Sanchez from Fresno (PCL).
=== BASKETBALL ===
New York Knicks - Signed guard Beno Udrih.
Phoenix Mercury (WNBA) - Relieved Corey Gaines of his duties as head coach and
general manager; named Russ Pennell interim head coach; named Amber Cox
interim general manager.
Portland Trail Blazers - Signed guard Mo Williams.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Arizona Cardinals - Claimed defensive end Cordian Hagans off waivers from the
Pittsburgh Steelers; released cornerback Josh Hill.
Indianapolis Colts - Signed linebacker Shawn Loiseau and safety Ashante
Williams; waived/injured guard Justin Anderson and waived wide receiver
Kansas City Chiefs - Signed offensive lineman Hutch Eckerson.
New England Patriots - Re-signed offensive lineman Matt Stankiewitch and long
snapper Mike Zupancic.
Pittsburgh Steelers - Claimed tight end Michael Palmer off waivers from the
Seattle Seahawks; signed tight end Nathan Overbay; released offensive
tackle Mike Farrell and tight end John Rabe.
San Francisco 49ers - Signed cornerback Eric Wright to a one-year contract and
placed him on the non-football injury list; waived cornerback Lowell Rose.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Waived cornerback Myron Lewis and linebacker Marvin
Booker; signed cornerback Mason Robinson.
=== SOCCER ===
Red Bull New York - Signed defender/midfielder David Carney.
=== COLLEGE ===
Old Dominion - Signed women's basketball head coach Karen Barefoot to a new
five-year contract through the 2017-18 season.