=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Friday, February 22, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Chicago White Sox - Designated infielder Lars Anderson for assignment.
San Francisco Giants - Acquired pitcher Jeff Soptic from the Chicago White Sox
in exchange for infielder Conor Gillaspie.
Seattle Mariners - Agreed to one-year contracts with catcher Jesus Montero and
pitchers Stephen Pryor, Erasmo Ramirez and Tim Wilhelmsen.
St. Louis Cardinals - Placed pitcher Chris Carpenter on the 60-day disabled
=== FOOTBALL ===
Baltimore Ravens - Announced the retirement of center Matt Birk.
Tennessee Titans - Agreed to terms of a multi-year contract with safety George
=== HOCKEY ===
Colorado Avalanche - Activated forward Gabriel Landeskog from injured reserve;
reassigned foward Michael Sgarbossa to Lake Erie (AHL).
Detroit Red Wings - Placed forward Jan Mursak on waivers.
Minnesota Wild - Recalled forwad Charlie Coyle from Houston (AHL); assigned
forward Johan Larsson to Houston.
National Hockey League - Suspended Edmonton Oilers forward Taylor Hall two
New York Islanders - Placed goaltender Rick DiPietro on waivers.
New York Rangers - Recalled defenseman Steve Eminger from Connecticut (AHL).
Ottawa Senators - Recalled goaltender Robin Lehner from Binghamton (AHL);
reassigned forward Stephane Da Costa to Binghamton.
Philadelphia Flyers - Loaned forward Tom Sestito to Adirondack (AHL) for
Phoenix Coyotes - Recalled defenseman Michael Stone from Portland (AHL).
St. Louis Blues - Placed forward Vladimir Tarasenko on injured reserve;
recalled forward Chris Porter from Peoria (AHL).
Winnipeg Jets - Recalled defenseman Julian Melchiori from St. John's (AHL).
=== COLLEGE ===
Charleston Southern - Named Newland Isaac running backs and tight ends coach.
Merrimack - Named Dan Curran head football coach.