=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Saturday, July 28, 2012 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Baltimore Orioles - Optioned pitcher Miguel Socolovich to Norfolk (IL).
Chicago White Sox - Acquired pitcher Francisco Liriano from the Minnesota
Twins in exchange for shortstop Eduardo Escobar and pitcher Pedro Hernandez.
Cleveland Indians - Sent outfielder Aaron Cunningham outright to Columbus
Colorado Rockies - Recalled infielder Tommy Field from Colorado Springs (PCL).
Houston Astros - Claimed infielder Steve Pearce off waivers from the Baltimore
Orioles; purchased the contract of pitcher Armando Galarraga from Oklahoma
City (PCL); outrighted pitcher Enerio Del Rosario and Aneury Rodriguez to
Oklahoma City; optioned pitcher Fernando Abad to Oklahoma City.
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim - Activated catcher Chris Iannetta off the 15-
day disabled list; optioned catcher John Hester and pitcher Hisanori Takahashi
to Salt Lake (PCL).
Milwaukee Brewers - Recalled pitcher Mark Rogers from Nashville (PCL).
Minnesota Twins - Recalled third baseman Danny Valencia from Rochester (IL).
San Francisco Giants - Placed infielder Pablo Sandoval on the 15-day disabled
list, retroactive to July 25; designated second baseman Emmanuel Burriss for
assignment; activated first baseman Aubrey Huff from the 15-day disabled list.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Memphis Grizzlies - Re-signed center Hamed Haddadi.
Orlando Magic - Named Jacque Vaughn head coach.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Atlanta Falcons - Waived guard Vince Manuwai.
Carolina Panthers - Signed linebacker David Nixon.
Chicago Bears - Signed cornerback Jeremy Ware; waived kicker David Teggart.
Houston Texans - Signed guard Kasey Studdard; placed linebacker Darryl
Sharpton on physically unable to perform list.
Jacksonville Jaguars - Signed fullback Will Ta'ufo'ou.
San Diego Chargers - Announced the retirement of quarterback Kyle Boller.
St. Louis Rams - Signed running back Ovie Mughelli to a one-year contract.
=== SOCCER ===
Red Bull New York (MLS) - Waived midfielder Ryan Maduro.