=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Friday, July 11, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Arizona Diamondbacks - Activated outfielder Mark Trumbo from the 15-day
disabled list; optioned outfielder Roger Kieschnick to Reno (PCL).
Baltimore Orioles - Placed pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez on the 15-day disabled list.
Chicago Cubs - Activated second baseman Darwin Barney from the paternity list;
recalled pitcher Zac Rosscup from Iowa (PCL); optioned pitchers Kyle Hendricks
and Blake Parker to Iowa.
Chicago White Sox - Signed pitcher Carlos Rodon.
Cincinnati Reds - Placed second baseman Brandon Phillips on the 15-day
disabled list; optioned catcher Tucker Barnhart to Louisville (IL); recalled
pitchers Carlos Contreras and Curtis Patch from Louisville.
Cleveland Indians - Recalled pitcher Austin Adams from Columbus (IL); optioned
pitcher T.J. House to Columbus.
Colorado Rockies - Activated outfielder Carlos Gonzalez from the 15-day
disabled list; optioned pitcher Jair Jurrjens to Colorado Springs (PCL).
Kansas City Royals - Optioned infielder Christian Colon to Omaha (PCL);
activated outfielder Nori Aoki from the 15-day disabled list.
Milwaukee Brewers - Placed pitcher Wei-Chung Wang on the 15-day disabled list;
recalled pitcher Jimmy Nelson from Nashville (PCL).
New York Yankees - Acquired pitcher Jeff Francis and cash considerations from
the Oakland Athletics for a player to be named later; designated pitcher Jim
Miller for assignment; recalled pitcher Matt Daley from Scranton/Wilkes Barre
New York Mets - Signed outfielder Michael Conforto.
San Francisco Giants - Signed pitcher Tyler Beede.
Seattle Mariners - Placed outfielder Michael Saunders on the 15-day disabled
list; recalled first baseman Justin Smoak from Tacoma (PCL).
St. Louis Cardinals - Activated pitcher Joe Kelly from the 15-day disabled
list; claimed catcher George Kottaras off waivers from Cleveland; optioned
pitcher Tyler Lyons to Memphis (PCL); transferred pitcher Jaime Garcia to the
60-day disabled list.
Tampa Bay Rays - Activated shortstop Yunel Escobar from the 15-day disabled
list; placed pitcher Jake McGee on the paternity list.
Toronto Blue Jays - Placed first baseman Adam Lind on the 15-day disabled
list; recalled first baseman Dan Johnson from Buffalo (IL); designated pitcher
Bobby Korecky for assignment.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Atlanta Hawks - Waived guard/forward John Salmons.
Cleveland Cavaliers - Agreed to terms with forward LeBron James; acquired a
second-round draft pick in 2016 from the Los Angeles Clippers in exchange for
forward Alonzo Gee.
Golden State Warriors - Signed guard Shaun Livingston.
Indiana Pacers - Signed guard/forward C.J. Miles and forward Damjan Rudez; re-
signed forward Lavoy Allen.
New York Knicks - Waived forward Lamar Odom; re-signed center Cole Aldrich.
Orlando Magic - Signed guard Ben Gordon.
Utah Jazz - Signed guard Dante Exum and forward Rodney Hood.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Indianapolis Colts - Waived wide receiver LaVon Brazill; signed wide
receiver Aaron Burks.
National Football League - Announced that Spencer Nealy of the Minnesota
Vikings has been suspended without pay for the first four games of the 2014
regular season for violating the NFL policy on performance enhancing
=== HOCKEY ===
Anaheim Ducks - Signed forward Louis Leblanc to a one-year contract.
Arizona Coyotes - Signed forward David Moss to a one-year contract.
Columbus Blue Jackets - Signed center Brandon Dubinsky to a six-year contract
extension through the 2020-21 season.
Dallas Stars - Signed defenseman Cameron Gaunce to a one-year contract.
Detroit Red Wings - Signed goaltender Tom McCollum to a one-year contract.
Tampa Bay Lightning - Signed forward Brenden Morrow to a one-year contract;
signed forward Philippe Paradis to a one-year, two-way contract; re-signed
forward Richard Panik to a one-year, two-way contract.
Toronto Maple Leafs - Named Peter Horachek and Steve Spott assistant coaches.
=== COLLEGE ===
Appalachian State - Named Janice Savage head softball coach.
Mississippi Valley State - Named Andre Payne head men's basketball coach.
Samford - Named Bobby Blick assistant football coach.