=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Saturday, July 13, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Atlanta Braves - Recalled outfielder Jose Constanza from Gwinnett (IL);
optioned pitcher Alex Wood to Gwinnett.
Boston Red Sox - Optioned pitcher Steven Wright to Pawtucket (IL).
Chicago Cubs - Claimed outfielder Cole Gillespie off waivers from the San
Chicago White Sox - Recalled pitcher Donnie Veal from Charlotte (IL).
Houston Astros - Signed second baseman Jose Altuve to a four-year contract
Kansas City Royals - Recalled pitcher Everett Teaford from Omaha (PCL);
optioned pitcher Donnie Joseph to Omaha.
Miami Marlins - Placed pitcher Chad Qualls on the paternity list; recalled
pitcher Tom Koehler from New Orleans (PCL).
Minnesota Twins - Activated pitcher Caleb Thielbar from the bereavement list;
optioned pitcher Michael Tonkin to Rochester (IL).
San Francisco Giants - Activated pitcher Santiago Casilla from 15-day disabled
list; selected the contract of outfielder Jeff Francoeur from Fresno (PCL);
optioned pitcher Jean Machi and infielder Nick Noonan to Fresno; designated
pitcher Chris Heston for assignment.
Toronto Blue Jays - Activated third baseman Brett Lawrie from the 15-day
disabled list; optioned infielder Munenori Kawasaki to Buffalo (IL).
=== BASKETBALL ===
Houston Rockets - Signed center Dwight Howard to a four-year contract.
Milwaukee Bucks - Signed guard O.J. Mayo.
Minnesota Timberwolves - Signed guard/forward Shabazz Muhammad and center
Philadelphia 76ers - Acquired forwards Royce White and Furkan Aldemir and
additional consideration from the Houston Rockets in exchange for future draft
Sacramento Kings - Signed guard Ben McLemore.
San Antonio Spurs - Re-signed center Tiago Splitter.
=== HOCKEY ===
Montreal Canadiens - Agreed to terms on a one-year contract with forward Ryan