=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Wednesday, March 12, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Atlanta Braves - Agreed to terms with pitcher Ervin Santana on a one-year
Baltimore Orioles - Reassigned pitchers Brock Huntzinger and Eduardo Rodriguez
and infielder Ivan De Jesus to minor league camp.
Chicago White Sox - Optioned pitcher Charlie Leesman to Charlotte (IL);
optioned outfielders Jared Mitchell and Trayce Thompson to Birmingham
(Southern); assigned pitchers Deunte Heath, Omar Poveda and Scott Snodgress,
catcher Miguel Gonzalez and outfielder Keenyn Walker to minor league camp.
Cleveland Indians - Optioned pitchers Austin Adams and T.J. House, infielders
Jesus Aguilar and Jose Ramirez and outfielder Carlos Moncrief to Columbus
(IL); optioned infielder Erik Gonzalez to Carolina (Carolina); assigned
infielders Francisco Lindor, Joey Wendle and Tony Wolters, catchers Jake
Lowery and Roberto Perez and outfielder Tyler Naquin to minor league camp.
Miami Marlins - Optioned pitcher Michael Brady and outfielder Kyle Jensen to
New Orleans (PCL); optioned pitchers Jose Urena and Grant Dayton, catcher J.T.
Realmuto and outfielder Brent Keys to Jacksonville (Southern); assigned
pitchers Anthony DeSclafini, Justin Nicolino, Jesus Sanchez and Colby Suggs
and infielder Avery Romero to minor league camp.
San Francisco Giants - Optioned pitchers Jose De Paula and Mike Kickham to
Fresno (PCL); optioned pitchers Kendry Flores and Hunter Strickland to San
Jose (California); reassigned pitchers Jason Berken and Mitch Lively to minor
Washington Nationals - Optioned pitcher Felipe Rivero to Harrisburg (Eastern);
reassigned pitcher A.J. Cole to minor league camp.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Cleveland Cavaliers - Signed forward Shane Edwards to a 10-day contract.
Philadelphia 76ers - Signed forward Jarvis Varnado.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Arizona Cardinals - Signed offensive tackle Jared Veldheer to a five-year
contract; re-signed linebacker Marcus Benard to a one-year contract; signed
running back Jonathan Dwyer to a one-year contract; signed center/guard Ted
Larsen to a two-year contract.
Baltimore Ravens - Agreed to terms with wide receiver Jacoby Jones on a four-
Buffalo Bills - Signed offensive lineman Chris Williams and cornerback Corey
Graham; agreed to terms with linebacker Keith Rivers.
Chicago Bears - Agreed to terms with safety M.D. Jennings on a one-year
Cleveland Browns - Released quarterbacks Brandon Weeden and Jason Campbell.
Dallas Cowboys - Released wide receiver Miles Austin; signed defensive tackle
Terrell McClain and defensive end Jeremy Mincey.
Denver Broncos - Agreed to terms with defensive end DeMarcus Ware.
Detroit Lions - Signed wide receiver Golden Tate to a five-year contract.
Jacksonville Jaguars - Signed guard Zane Beadles, running back Toby Gerhart
and linebacker Dakota Watson.
Kansas City Chiefs - Signed safety Husain Abdullah, linebacker Joe Mays and
offensive lineman Jeff Linkenbach.
Miami Dolphins - Signed offensive tackle Branden Albert to a five-year
contract; signed defensive tackle Earl Mitchell to a four-year contract and
defensive tackle Randy Starks to a multi-year contract.
Minnesota Vikings - Signed linebacker Jasper Brinkley; re-signed offensive
lineman Joe Berger.
New England Patriots - Re-signed tight end Michael Hoomanawanui; released
defensive tackle Isaac Sopoaga and offensive lineman Markus Zusevics.
New Orleans Saints - Agreed to terms on a two-year contract extension with
running back Pierre Thomas.
New York Giants - Signed offensive linemen Geoff Schwartz and J.D. Walton and
running back Rashad Jennings; re-signed kicker Josh Brown, safety Stevie
Brown, running back Peyton Hillis, cornerback Trumaine McBride and quarterback
Curtis Painter; waived linebacker Marcus Dowtin; waived/failed physical center
New York Jets - Agreed to terms with wide receiver Eric Decker, offensive
tackle Breno Giacomini and defensive lineman Leger Douzable.
Oakland Raiders - Signed offensive tackle Austin Howard.
Philadelphia Eagles - Agreed to terms with safety Chris Maragos on a three-
year contract and linebacker Bryan Braman on a two-year contract.
Pittsburgh Steelers - Signed safety Mike Mitchell to a five-year contract; re-
signed offensive lineman Cody Wallace to a three-year contract; re-signed
safety Will Allen and long-snapper Greg Warren to one-year contracts.
San Diego Chargers - Signed tight end David Johnson to a two-year contract.
San Francisco 49ers - Signed safety Antoine Bethea to a four-year contract;
re-signed cornerback Eric Wright to a one-year contract.
Seattle Seahawks - Released defensive end Chris Clemons.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Agreed to terms with quarterback Josh McCown on a two-
year contract; released cornerback Darrelle Revis.
Tennessee Titans - Agreed to terms with running back Dexter McCluster on a
multi-year contract; waived offensive tackle David Stewart.
Washington Redskins - Signed guard Shawn Lauvao, wide receiver Andre Roberts
and linebacker Adam Hayward.
=== HOCKEY ===
Calgary Flames - Assigned forward Max Reinhart to Abbotsford (AHL).
Dallas Stars - Assigned forward Chris Mueller to Texas (AHL).
Detroit Red Wings - Recalled forward Teemu Pulkkinen from Grand Rapids (AHL).
National Hockey League - Suspended Columbus Blue Jackets forward Blake Comeau
for two games.
Winnipeg Jets - Recalled forward Eric O'Dell from St. John's (AHL).
=== COLLEGE ===
Auburn - Fired men's basketball coach Tony Barbee.
Loyola Marymount - Named Mike Dunlap head men's basketball coach.
Maryland-Eastern Shore - Did not renew the contract of men's basketball coach
Northern Colorado - Named Trevor Wikre offensive line coach.