=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Tuesday, February 5, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Arizona Diamondbacks - Agreed to terms with outfielder Gerardo Parra on a one-
Baltimore Orioles - Claimed infielder Russ Canzler off waivers from the New
York Yankees; designated catcher Luis Martinez for assignment.
Boston Red Sox - Named Dana Levangie bullpen coach.
Cleveland Indians - Signed catcher Omir Santos to a minor league contract with
an invitation to spring training.
Miami Marlins - Signed pitcher Jon Rauch to a one-year contract; designated
outfielder Bryan Petersen for assignment.
Seattle Mariners - Agreed to terms with pitchers Anthony Fernandez and Yoervis
Medina and infielder Vinnie Catricala on one-year contracts.
Tampa Bay Rays - Signed pitcher Kyle Farnsworth and second baseman/outfielder
Kelly Johnson to one-year contracts; designated infielders Reid Brignac and
Elliot Johnson for assignment.
Washington Nationals - Signed pitcher Jeremy Accardo and catcher Chris Snyder
to minor league contracts with invitations to spring training.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Los Angeles Sparks (WNBA) - Signed guard Lindsey Harding to a multi-year
NBA - Suspended Los Angeles Lakers forward Metta World Peace one game.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Arizona Cardinals - Named Amos Jones special teams coordinator, James Bettcher
outside linebackers coach, Brentson Buckner defensive line coach, Mike
Caldwell linebackers coach, Rick Christophel tight ends coach, Darryl Drake
wide receivers coach, Kevin Garver offensive assistant, Steve Heiden assistant
special teams/tight ends coach, Stump Mitchell running backs coach, Tom Pratt
pass rush specialist coach, Nick Rapone defensive backs coach, Kevin Ross
cornerbacks coach and Larry Zierlein assistant offensive line coach; announced
Freddie Kitchens will switch from tights end coach to quarterbacks coach and
Ryan Slowik will switch from outside linebackers coach to defensive
assistant/assistant defensive backs coach.
Cincinnati Bengals - Named Adam Zimmer assistant defensive backs coach.
Cleveland Browns - Released defensive lineman Frostee Rucker.
Dallas Cowboys - Named Frank Pollack as assistant offensive line coach and Wes
Phillips as tight end coach.
Detroit Lions - Released defensive end Kyle Vanden Bosch and guard Stephen
Edmonton Eskimos (CFL) - Acquired linebacker Nathan Kanya and the rights to
offensive lineman Carson Rockhill from the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in exchange for
offensive lineman Greg Wojt, quarterback Jeremiah Masoli and linebacker Simoni
Montreal Alouettes (CFL) - Acquired running back Jerome Messam from Edmonton
in exchange for a sixth-round pick in the 2013 CFL draft; released defensive
end Luc Mullinder.
New York Giants - Released linebacker Michael Boley.
New York Jets - Named Louie Aguiar assistant special teams coach, Steve Hagen
tight ends coach, Ron Heller assistant offensive line coach, Pierre Ngo
assistant strength and conditioning coach and Jeff Weeks assistant defensive
line/linebackers coach; announced Mike Devlin has been promoted from assistant
line coach to offensive line coach.
St. Louis Rams - Claimed wide receiver Titus Young off waivers.
=== HOCKEY ===
Anaheim Ducks - Assigned forward Devante Smith-Pelly to Norfolk (AHL).
Colorado Avalanche - Claimed forward Aaron Palushaj off waivers from the
Columbus Blue Jackets - Assigned left wing Jonathan Audy-Marchessault to
Springfield (AHL); activated forward Matt Calvert from injured reserve.
New York Islanders - Agreed to terms with forward Brett Gallant on a one-year,
New York Rangers - Assigned forward Brandon Mashinter to Connecticut (AHL).
Phoenix Coyotes - Recalled defenseman Chris Summers from Portland (AHL);
assigned defenseman David Rundblad to Portland.
=== COLLEGE ===
Chicago State - Named Dawn Barnes assistant volleyball coach.
Maine - Agreed with head football coach Jack Cosgrove on a new three-year
Old Dominion - Fired head men's basketball coach Blaine Taylor; named Jim
Corrigan interim head coach.