=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Thursday, July 4, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Atlanta Braves - Placed outfielder Jordan Schafer on the 15-day disabled list;
purchased the contract of outfielder Joey Terdoslavich from Gwinnett (IL);
optioned pitcher Cory Gearrin to Gwinnett.
Chicago White Sox - Optioned outfielder Jordan Danks to Charlotte (IL).
Houston Astros - Signed pitcher Kent Emanuel and first baseman Chase McDonald.
Miami Marlins - Reinstated pitcher Henderson Alvarez from the 60-day disabled
list; optioned pitcher Tom Koehler to New Orleans (PCL).
New York Mets - Designated pitcher Brandon Lyon for assignment.
Oakland Athletics - Recalled pitcher Dan Straily from Sacramento (PCL);
optioned catcher Stephen Vogt to Sacramento.
Washington Nationals - Activated catcher Wilson Ramos from the 15-day disabled
list; optioned catcher Jhonatan Solano to Syracuse (IL).
=== HOCKEY ===
Calgary Flames - Re-signed right wing Brian McGrattan to a two-year contract.
Dallas Stars - Acquired forwards Tyler Sequin and Rich Peverley and defenseman
Ryan Button from the Boston Bruins in exchange for forwards Loui Eriksson,
Reilly Smith and Matt Fraser and defenseman Joe Morrow.
Los Angeles Kings - Agreed to terms with defenseman Keaton Ellerby on a one-
Montreal Canadiens - Signed forward Danny Briere to a two-year contract; named
Stephane Waite goaltending coach.
New Jersey Devils - Signed forwards Patrik Elias and Dainius Zubrus.
Ottawa Senators - Signed head coach Paul MacLean to a three-year contract
Philadelphia Flyers - Signed forward Adam Hall to a one-year contract.
Winnipeg Jets - Signed goaltender Al Montoya.