=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Thursday, June 12, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Arizona Diamondbacks - Claimed catcher/infielder Jordan Pacheco from the
Colorado Rockies; designated infielder Nick Evans for assignment; optioned
pitcher Trevor Cahill to Visalia (California).
Cleveland Indians - Activated infielder Nick Swisher from the 15-day disabled
list; placed designated hitter Jason Giambi on the 15-day disabled list.
Houston Astros - Signed third baseman J.D. Davis.
New York Yankees - Signed second baseman Ryan Lindemuth, outfielder Griffin
Gordon, pitchers Matt Wotherspoon, Joe Harvey, Andre Del Bosque and Matthew
Borens, catcher Collin Slaybaugh, first baseman Bo Thompson and third baseman
Ty McFarland; signed catcher Jake Hernandez and pitchers Travis Hissong and
Matt Marsh to minor league contracts.
Pittsburgh Pirates - Selected the contract of infielder Michael Martinez from
Indianapolis (IL); optioned pitcher Casey Sadler to Indianapolis; signed
shortstop Cole Tucker, pitchers Austin Coley, Sam Street, Nick Neumann,
Montana DuRapau, John Sever, Jess Amedee and Luis Paula, catcher Taylor
Gushue, infielder Erik Lunde and outfielder Carl Anderson.
Seattle Mariners - Placed outfielder Michael Saunders on the 15-day disabled
list; recalled first baseman/designated hitter Jesus Montero from Tacoma
=== FOOTBALL ===
Atlanta Falcons - Signed safety Dezmen Southward.
Cincinnati Bengals - Signed cornerback Darqueze Dennard.
Cleveland Browns - Claimed tight end Emmanuel Ogbuehi off waivers from the
Edmonton Eskimos (CFL) - Signed defensive tackle Ra'Shon Harris.
Green Bay Packers - Signed wide receiver Davante Adams and tight end Richard
New England Patriots - Signed wide receiver Jeremy Johnson.
Pittsburgh Steelers - Signed center Maurkice Pouncey to a five-year contract
extension through the 2019 season.
St. Louis Rams - Signed offensive lineman Greg Robinson, defensive tackle
Aaron Donald, defensive back Lamarcus Joyner, running back Tre Mason, safeties
Maurice Alexander and Christian Bryant, cornerback E.J. Gaines, quarterback
Garrett Gilbert, offensive tackle Mitchell Van Dyk, defensive end Michael Sam
and center Demetrius Raney.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Signed wide receiver Mike Evans and running back
Toronto Argonauts (CFL) - Signed linebacker Eddie Lackey.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (CFL) - Released defensive back Kris Robertson,
defensive linemen Stafford Gatling and Luis Nzegwu, and offensive linemen
Quentin Saulsberry and Tyson Pencer.
=== HOCKEY ===
Edmonton Oilers - Signed center Steve Pinizzotto to a one-year contract.
Nashville Predators - Named Ben Vanderklok goaltending coach.
=== SOCCER ===
MLS - Suspended Colorado midfielder Dillon Serna one game and fined him an
undisclosed amount. Fined the Seattle Sounders FC and coach Sigi Schmid
undisclosed amounts for violating the mass confrontation policy. Fined Chicago
midfielder Benji Joya and D Gonzalo Segares undisclosed amounts. Fined Chicago
defenseman Jhon Kennedy Hurtado and Seattle forward Obafemi Martins
undisclosed amounts. Fined Chicago midfielder Jeff Larentowicz an undisclosed