=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Wednesday, June 11, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Chicago Cubs - Signed catcher/outfielder Kyle Schwarber; announced a four-year
player development contract extension with Tennessee (Southern).
Chicago White Sox - Acquired pitcher Shawn Hill from the Toronto Blue Jays in
exchange for cash; assigned Hill to Charlotte (IL); signed pitchers Brian
Clark, Evin Einhardt, Connor Walsh, William Trexler, Tanner Banks, Matt Cooper
and Josh Goossen-Brown, third basemen Blair Moore, outfielder Louis Silverio,
first basemen Ryan Jones and Marc Flores and shortstop John Ziznewski.
Colorado Rockies - Recalled pitcher Tyler Matzek from Colorado Springs (PCL);
optioned pitcher Chad Bettis to Colorado Springs.
Houston Astros - Signed first baseman A.J. Reed, pitchers Ryan Thompson, Vince
Wheeland, Zach Davis, Brandon McNitt and Keegan Yuhl, and infielder Mott Hyde.
Minnesota Twins - Optioned catcher Josmil Pinto to Rochester (IL).
New York Yankees - Activated pitcher Shawn Kelley from the 15-day disabled
list; optioned pitcher Matt Daley to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL); acquired
pitcher David Huff from the San Francisco Giants in exchange for cash
considerations; designated pitcher Wade LeBlanc for assignment.
Pittsburgh Pirates - Signed outfielder Michael Suchy, pitchers Tyler Eppler,
Alex McRae, Eric Dorsch and infielder Tyler Filliben; placed pitcher Francisco
Liriano on the 15-day disabled list; reinstated pitcher Stolmy Pimentel from
the 15-day disabled list.
Seattle Mariners - Activated outfielder Logan Morrison from the 15-day
disabled list; placed first baseman Justin Smoak on the 15-day disabled list.
St. Louis Cardinals - Signed pitchers Ronnie Williams, Cody Schumacher, Daniel
Poncedeleon, Josh Wirsu and Davis Ward; infielders Andrew Sohn, Casey Grayson,
Julian Barzilli; outfielder Blake Drake and catcher Cole Lankford.
Tampa Bay Rays - Activated catcher Ryan Hanigan from the 15-day disabled list;
optioned catcher Ali Solis to Durham (IL).
Texas Rangers - Placed pitcher Tanner Scheppers on the 15-day disabled list;
purchased the contract of pitcher Ben Rowen from Round Rock (PCL).
Toronto Blue Jays - Recalled pitcher Bobby Korecky from Buffalo (IL); optioned
outfielder Kevin Pillar to Buffalo.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Atlanta Falcons - Waived tight end Andrew Szczerba and punter Matt Yoklic.
Calgary Stampeders (CFL) - Signed wide receiver Jeremy Horne, defensive
lineman Monte Simmons and defensive back Torin Harris.
Cincinnati Bengals - Signed offensive tackle Will Svitek and cornerback Victor
Hampton; waived cornerback Brandon Burton and linebacker Bruce Taylor.
Cleveland Browns - Signed running back Terrance West.
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (CFL) - Signed offensive tackle D.J. Young; released
linebacker Kendrick Causey, wide receiver Rashad Evans and defensive back
Indianapolis Colts - Signed defensive end Gannon Conway; placed defensive end
Fili Moala on injured reserve.
Miami Dolphins - Signed wide receiver Gerald Ford; waived tight end Emmanuel
New England Patriots - Released offensive lineman R.J. Mattes.
=== HOCKEY ===
New York Rangers - Agreed to terms with defenseman Petr Zamorsky.
Philadelphia Flyers - Signed forward Pierre-Edouard Bellemare.
=== COLLEGE ===
Florida - Announced the resignation of wide receivers coach Joker Phillips;
named Chris Leak wide receiver coach.
LSU - Suspended defensive back Jalen Mills indefinitely from the football