=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Tuesday, June 24, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Boston Red Sox - Signed shortstop Michael Chavis, first baseman Josh Ockimey,
pitchers Jake Cosart and Kevin McAvoy, and outfielders Cole Sturgeon and Tyler
Kansas City Royals - Activated pitcher Bruce Chen from the 60-day disabled
list; optioned pitcher Tim Collins to Omaha (PCL); designated pitcher Donnie
Joseph for assignment.
Miami Marlins - Released pitcher Kevin Slowey.
New York Mets - Placed catcher Taylor Teagarden on the 15-day disabled list;
recalled catcher Travis d'Arnaud from Las Vegas (PCL).
Oakland Athletics - Activated outfielder Josh Reddick from the 15-day disabled
list; placed first baseman Kyle Blanks on the 15-day DL.
Philadelphia Phillies - Placed catcher Wil Nieves on the 15-day disabled list;
reinstated Tony Gwynn Jr. from the restricted list; signed outfielder Grady
Sizemore to a minor league contract.
Pittsburgh Pirates - Activated second baseman Neil Walker from the 15-day
disabled list; outrighted outfielder Jose Tabata to Indianapolis (IL).
Tampa Bay Rays - Placed first baseman/outfielder Jerry Sands on the 15-day
disabled list; recalled infielder Cole Figueroa from Durham (IL).
Texas Rangers - Purchased the contract of first baseman Carlos Pena from Round
Rock (PCL); designated infielder Brad Snyder for assignment.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Brooklyn Nets - Announced forward Andrei Kirilenko exercised his contract
option for the 2014-15 season.
Minnesota Lynx (WNBA) - Signed guard Nadirah McKenith; waived guard Lindsey
Utah Jazz - Named Brad Jones, Antonio Lang, Alex Jensen, Mike Wells and
Johnnie Bryant assistant coaches.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Atlanta Falcons - Waived wide receiver Dominique Croom.
British Columbia Lions (CFL) - Signed head coach Mike Benevides to a contract
extension through the 2016 season.
Dallas Cowboys - Agreed to terms with offensive guard Uche Nwaneri.
Edmonton Eskimos (CFL) - Signed running back Kendial Lawrence to the practice
Jacksonville Jaguars - Signed wide receiver Allen Robinson.
San Diego Chargers - Agreed to terms with cornerback Brandon Flowers.
Seattle Seahawks - Waived defensive tackle Andru Pulu.
=== HOCKEY ===
Carolina Hurricanes - Agreed to terms with forward Chris Terry on a one-year,
two-way contract; agreed to terms on a three-year contract with defenseman Ron
Hainsey; signed forward Nathan Gerbe to a two-year contract.
Washington Capitals - Named Mitch Korn goaltending coach.
=== COLLEGE ===
Eastern Kentucky - Named Teresa McNair assistant women's basketball coach.
Miami-Florida - Agreed to terms with baseball coach Jim Morris on a three-year
contract extension through the 2018 season.