=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Thursday, June 6, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Baltimore Orioles - Recalled outfielder Xavier Avery from Norfolk (IL); placed
pitcher Steve Johnson on the 15-day disabled list; optioned Avery to Norfolk.
Chicago White Sox - Placed pitcher Jake Peavy on the 15-day disabled list;
optioned pitcher Brian Omogrosso to Charlotte (IL); recalled pitcher Deunte
Heath from Charlotte; purchased the contract of Ramon Troncoso from Charlotte.
Kansas City Royals - Claimed third baseman/outfielder Edinson Rincon off
waivers from the San Diego Padres and optioned him to Northwest Arkansas
(Texas); designated pitcher Nate Adcock for assignment.
San Diego Padres - Activated outfielder Cameron Maybin from the 15-day
disabled list; placed infielder Yonder Alonso on the 15-day disabled list.
Seattle Mariners - Recalled pitcher Blake Beavan from Tacoma (PCL); optioned
pitcher Hector Noesi to Tacoma.
St. Louis Cardinals - Recalled pitcher Kevin Siegrest from Memphis (PCL);
optioned pitcher Maikel Cleto to Memphis.
Texas Rangers - Placed first baseman Mitch Moreland on the 15-day disabled
list; purchased the contract of first baseman Chris McGuiness from Round Rock
(PCL); transferred pitcher Colby Lewis from the 15 to the 60-day disabled
Washington Nationals - Placed pitcher Stephen Strasburg on the 15-day disabled
list; recalled pitcher Xavier Cedeno from Syracuse (IL).
=== BASKETBALL ===
Denver Nuggets - Announced that head coach George Karl will not return for the
Phoenix Suns - Named Pat Connelly and Trevor Bukstein assistant general
=== FOOTBALL ===
Atlanta Falcons - Signed tight end Anthony Miller; waived tight end Adam
Cleveland Browns - Signed defensive back Vernon Kearney; waived defensive back
Houston Texans - Signed tight end Adam Schiltz.
Kansas City Chiefs - Signed tight end Travis Kelce, linebacker Nico Johnson
and cornerback Vince Agnew.
New England Patriots - Signed linebacker A.J. Edds.
Oakland Raiders - Signed tight ends Nick Kasa and Mychal Rivera, running back
Latavius Murray, wide receiver Brice Butler, defensive lineman Stacy McGee and
defensive end David Bass.
Philadelphia Eagles - Signed defensive tackle Bennie Logan.
Pittsburgh Steelers - Placed cornerback Justin King on injured reserve; signed
cornerback Nigel Malone.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Signed guard Jeremy Lewis; waived guard Desmond Wynn.
Tennessee Titans - Released center Eugene Amano.
=== SOCCER ===
D.C. United (MLS) - Acquired midfielder Alain Rochat from Vancouver Whitecaps
FC in exchange for a natural second-round selection in the 2015 MLS SuperDraft
and conditional pick for 2016.
=== COLLEGE ===
Elon - Promoted Tim Sweeney to associate head coach and Monty Sanders to
Georgetown - Named Tavaras Hardy assistant men's basketball coach.
Penn State - Named Ryan Devlin director of player development for the men's
South Carolina - Named Perry Clark assistant men's basketball coach.