=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Wednesday, June 26, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Boston Red Sox - Activated pitcher Clayton Mortensen from the 15-day disabled
list; optioned pitcher Pedro Beato to Pawtucket (IL).
Chicago White Sox - Placed infielder Conor Gillaspie on the paternity list;
recalled third baseman Brent Morel from Charlotte (IL).
Cleveland Indians - Activated infielder Asdrubal Cabrera from the 15-day
disabled list; designated infielder John McDonald for assignment.
Oakland Athletics - Agreed to terms with pitcher Dillon Overton.
Pittsburgh Pirates - Activated pitcher Jeanmar Gomez off the 15-day disabled
list; optioned pitcher Duke Welker to Indianapolis (IL).
San Diego Padres - Recalled pitcher Robbie Erlin from Tucson (PCL); optioned
pitcher Brad Brach to Tucson.
St. Louis Cardinals - Activated pitcher Fernando Salas from the 15-day
disabled list and optioned him to Memphis (PCL).
Toronto Blue Jays - Activated shortstop Jose Reyes off the 60-day disabled
list; optioned infielder Munenori Kawasaki to Buffalo (IL).
=== BASKETBALL ===
Indiana Pacers - Name Larry Bird president of basketball operations.
Los Angeles Lakers - Exercised team option on guard Jodie Meeks for the
Miami Heat - Exercised team option on guard Mario Chalmers for the 2013-14
Toronto Raptors - Announced that Bryan Colangelo has stepped down from his
position as team president.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Cleveland Browns - Released linebacker Ausar Walcott.
Edmonton Eskimos (CFL) - Signed linebacker Joash Gesse; released running back
New England Patriots - Released tight end Aaron Hernandez.
=== HOCKEY ===
Columbus Blue Jackets - Re-signed forward Artem Anisimov to a three-year
San Jose Sharks - Re-signed forward Andrew Desjardins to a two-year contract;
re-signed forward James Sheppard to a one-year contract.
St. Louis Blues - Agreed to terms on a four-year contract with defenseman
Tampa Bay Lightning - Re-signed defenseman Keith Aulie to a one-year contract.
Washington Capitals - Re-signed forward Joel Rechlicz to a one-year contract
=== COLLEGE ===
Air Force - Agreed to terms with men's basketball coach Dave Pilipovich on a
new five-year contract.
Big East - Named Val Ackerman commissioner.
Brigham Young - Extended the contract of head football coach Bronco Mendenhall
through the 2016-17 season.