=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Wednesday, June 12, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Boston Red Sox - Recalled pitcher Alfredo Aceves from Pawtucket (IL); optioned
pitcher Jose De La Torre to Pawtucket.
Chicago Cubs - Placed pitcher Zach Putnam on the 15-day disabled list;
recalled pitcher Brooks Raley from Iowa (PCL).
Colorado Rockies - Recalled pitcher Chris Volstad from Colorado Springs (PCL);
designated outfielder Eric Young Jr. for assignment.
Los Angeles Dodgers - Signed pitchers Chris Anderson, Tom Windle and Thomas
Taylor, and third baseman Adam Law.
Major League Baseball - Suspended San Francisco Giants pitcher George Kontos
three games and Giants manager Bruce Bochy one game.
San Diego Padres - Recalled outfielder Jaff Decker from Tucson (PCL); placed
outfielder Cameron Maybin on the 15-day disabled list; signed pitchers Bryan
Verbitsky, Trevor Gott, Adam Cimber, Justin Livengood, Erik Schoenrock, Payton
Baskette, Brandon Fry, Christopher Long, Josh Richardson, Kyle Lloyd, Max
Beatty, Jeffery Enloe and Pete Kelich, outfielders Mason Smith and Rod Boykin,
catchers Ryan Miller, Tyler Dial and Michael Miller, first baseman Trae
Santos, second baseman Michael Bass and shortstop Chase Jensen to minor league
San Francisco Giants - Recalled pitcher Sandy Rosario from Fresno (PCL);
optioned pitcher George Kontos to Fresno.
Texas Rangers - Transferred pitcher Michael Kirkman to the 60-day disabled
list; activated pitcher Justin Miller from the 60-day disabled list and
optioned him to Frisco (TL).
Washington Nationals - Selected the contract of pitcher Ross Ohlendorf from
Syracuse (IL); optioned pitcher Nathan Karns to Harrisburg (Eastern);
transferred pitcher Christian Garcia to 60-day disabled list.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Brooklyn Nets - Named Jason Kidd head coach.
Minnesota Timberwolves - Named Calvin Booth director of player programs and
scout, and Kaayla Chones manager of team operations.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Cincinnati Bengals - Released safety Robert Sands.
San Francisco 49ers - Signed wide receiver Brandon Carswell to a two-year
contract; waived tight end Cameron Morrah.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Signed quarterback Mike Glennon to a four-year
Washington Redskins - Signed wide receivers Donte Stallworth and Devery
Henderson and kicker John Potter; waived/injured tight end Deangelo Peterson
and defensive end Doug Worthington.
=== HOCKEY ===
Minnesota Wild - Signed forward Stephane Veilleux to a two-year, two-way
Philadelphia Flyers - Acquired defenseman Mark Streit from the New York
Islanders in exchange for forward Shane Harper and a fourth round pick in the
2014 NHL Draft.
Pittsburgh Penguins - Signed head coach Dan Bylsma to a two-year contract
extension; extended the contracts of assistant coaches Tony Granato and Todd
=== COLLEGE ===
Illinois-Chicago - Extended the contract of athletics director Jim Schmidt
five years through January 2019.