=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===

                      === Tuesday, December 16, 2014 ===


=== BASEBALL ===

Chicago White Sox - Signed outfielder Melky Cabrera to a three-year contract.

Cleveland Indians - Signed pitcher Gavin Floyd to a one-year contract.

Colorado Rockies - Agreed to terms with infielder Daniel Descalso on a two-
year contract.

Houston Astros - Designated infielder Gregorio Petit for assignment; signed
first baseman Dan Johnson to a minor league contract with an invitation to
major league spring training.

Kansas City Royals - Agreed to terms with first baseman/designated hitter
Kendrys Morales on a two-year contract with a mutual option for the 2017
season; designated outfielder Moises Sierra for assignment.

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim - Acquired outfielder Matt Joyce from the Tampa
Bay Rays in exchange for pitcher Kevin Jepsen.

Los Angeles Dodgers - Signed pitcher Brandon McCarthy to a four-year contract;
designated pitcher Brian Wilson for assignment.

Milwaukee Brewers - Signed outfielder Bryan Petersen to a minor league
contract with an invitation to major league spring training.

New York Yankees - Signed pitcher Chris Capuano to a one-year contract.

San Diego Padres - Signed pitcher Brandon Morrow to a one-year contract;
designated pitcher Juan Pablo Oramas for assignment.

Texas Rangers - Signed pitcher Kyuji Fujikawa to a one-year contract with a
club option for 2016; signed infielder Tommy Field and first baseman Kyle
Blanks to minor league contracts with invitations to major league spring
training; designated pitchers Scott Barnes and Ben Rowen for assignment.

Toronto Blue Jays - Signed first baseman Daric Barton to a minor league
contract with an invitation to major league spring training.


=== FOOTBALL ===

Arizona Cardinals - Placed defensive tackle Ed Stinson on injured reserve;
promoted wide receiver Brittan Golden from the practice squad to the active
roster; signed running back Zach Bauman to the practice squad.

Baltimore Ravens - Placed running back Lorenzo Taliaferro, safety Terrence
Brooks and cornerback Asa Jackson on injured reserve; promoted offensive
lineman Ryan Jensen from the practice squad to the active roster; signed
defensive tackle Casey Walker off the New England Patriots' practice squad.

Buffalo Bills - Released fullback Frank Summers.

Denver Broncos - Placed linebacker Danny Trevathan on injured reserve; waived
tight end Dominique Jones.

Houston Texans - Placed quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick on injured reserve;
signed quarterback Case Keenum to the active roster; placed wide receiver
Travis Labhart on the practice squad/injured list; signed quarterback Ricky
Stanzi to the practice squad.

Jacksonville Jaguars - Placed running back Denard Robinson on injured reserve;
signed defensive lineman Roy Miller III to a four-year contract extension.

Minnesota Vikings - Waived tackle J'Marcus Webb.

New York Giants - Placed linebacker Jacquian Williams and offensive lineman
James Brewer on injured reserve; signed defensive tackle Dominique Hamilton
off the practice squad; signed offensive lineman Adam Gettis off the
Pittsburgh Steelers' practice squad; signed defensive back Thomas Gordon to
the practice squad.

New York Jets - Released cornerback Josh Thomas; promoted safety Rontez Miles
from the practice squad to the active roster; signed linebacker Mario Harvey
to the practice squad.

Oakland Raiders - Placed linebacker Sio Moore on injured reserve; signed
cornerback Chance Casey from the San Francisco 49ers' practice squad.

San Francisco 49ers - Placed wide receiver Kassim Osgood on injured reserve;
signed linebacker Desmond Bishop to a one-year contract; signed tight end
Xavier Grimble to the practice squad.

Tennessee Titans - Placed tight end Brett Brackett on injured reserve; signed
tight end Matthew Mulligan; signed quarterback Alex Tanney to the practice
squad.

Washington Redskins - Placed quarterback Colt McCoy on injured reserve; signed
linebacker Jackson Jeffcoat from the practice squad to the active roster;
signed nose tackle Isaako Aaitui and linebacker Steve Beauharnais to the
practice squad; released linebacker Justin Jackson.

Winnipeg Blue Bombers (CFL) - Signed defensive back Derek Jones to a contract
extension.


=== HOCKEY ===

Arizona Coyotes - Assigned defenseman Brandon Gormley to Portland (AHL).

Buffalo Sabres - Acquired forward Jerry D'Amigo from the Columbus Blue Jackets
in exchange for forward Luke Adam.

Columbus Blue Jackets - Activated defenseman Fedor Tyutin off injured reserve;
assigned left wing Kerby Rychel to Springfield (AHL).

Tampa Bay Lightning - Recalled goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy from Syracuse
(AHL).


=== COLLEGE ===

Creighton - Suspended guard James Milliken indefinitely from the men's
basketball team.

Houston - Named Tom Herman head football coach.

Youngstown State - Named Bo Pelini head football coach.


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