=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Sunday, July 6, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Baltimore Orioles - Recalled pitcher Kevin Gausman from Aberdeen (New York-
Penn); designated pitcher Ramon Ramirez for assignment.
Chicago Cubs - Recalled pitcher Blake Parker from Iowa (PCL).
Cincinnati Reds - Placed catcher Brayan Pena on the paternity leave list;
recalled catcher Tucker Barnhart from Louisville (IL).
Cleveland Indians - Placed outfielder Michael Bourn on the 15-day disabled
list; selected the contract of outfielder Tyler Holt from Columbus (IL).
Houston Astros - Recalled pitcher David Martinez from Oklahoma City (PCL);
optioned outfielder Domingo Santana to Oklahoma City.
Kansas City Royals - Signed pitcher Scott Downs; optioned pitcher Casey
Coleman to Omaha (PCL).
Los Angeles Dodgers - Recalled infielder Carlos Triunfel from Albuquerque
(PCL); placed infielder Erisbel Arruebarrena on the 15-day disabled list.
New York Mets - Placed pitcher Jonathon Niese on the 15-day disabled list;
selected the contract of pitcher Buddy Carlyle from Las Vegas (PCL);
New York Yankees - Designated outfielder Alfonso Soriano for assignment;
selected the contract of pitcher Bruce Billings from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
(IL); acquired pitcher Brandon McCarthy and cash considerations
from the Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange for pitcher Vidal Nuno.
Pittsburgh Pirates - Placed infielder Clint Barmes on the 15-day disabled
list; recalled infielder Michael Martinez from Indianapolis (IL).
St. Louis Cardinals - Activated infielder Kolten Wong from the 15-day disabled
list; optioned outfielder Shane Robinson to Memphis (PCL).
Toronto Blue Jays - Claimed outfielder Nolan Reimold off waivers from the
Baltimore Orioles; designated outfielder Brad Glenn for assignment.