=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Friday, March 14, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Atlanta Braves - Optioned pitchers Aaron Northcraft, Carlos Perez and Wirfin
Obispo to Gwinnett (Int); reassigned pitchers Daniel Rodriguez, J.R. Graham,
Jason Hursh, Mark Lamm, Cody Martin and Yunesky Maya, catchers Matt Kennelly,
Braeden Schlehuber and Jose Yepez, infielders Mark Hamilton and Edward Salcedo
and outfielder Matt Lipka to minor league camp.
Baltimore Orioles - Optioned pitcher Dylan Bundy to Bowie (Eastern).
Chicago Cubs - Optioned infielders Arismendy Alcantara and Logan Watkins,
outfielder Matt Szczur and pitcher Dallas Beeler to Iowa (PCL); optioned
outfielder Jorge Soler to Tennessee (Southern); assigned pitchers Marcus
Hatley, Carlos Pimentel, Eric Jokisch, infielders Kris Bryant and Jeudy Valdez
and outfielder Albert Almora to minor league camp; released outfielder Aaron
Chicago White Sox - Optioned pitchers Frank De Los Santos and Nestor Molina
and infielder Carlos Sanchez to Charlotte (Int.).
Cleveland Indians - Optioned pitcher Bryan Price to Columbus (Int.).
Detroit Tigers - Signed pitcher Ramon Troncoso to a minor league contract;
optioned pitcher Justin Miller, infielder Jordan Lennerton and outfielder
Daniel Fields to Toledo (Int.).
Kansas City Royals - Optioned pitcher Justin Marks to Omaha (PCL); assigned
ptichers Scott Alexander and Everett Teaford to minor league camp; signed
pitcher Ramon Troncoso to a minor league contract.
Minnesota Twins - Signed pitcher Glen Perkins to a four-year contract
extension with a club option for the 2018 season.
New York Mets - Optioned pitchers Jeff Walters and Jacob DeGrom to Las Vegas
Pittsburgh Pirates - Optioned outfielder Gregory Polanco and pitcher Duke
Welker to Indianapolis (Int).
Seattle Mariners - Optioned infielder Jesus Montero and outfielders Xavier
Avery and James Jones to Tacoma (PCL); reassigned infielder Chris Taylor to
minor league camp.
St. Louis Cardinals - Assigned pitcher Sam Gaviglio to minor league camp.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Miami Heat - Signed center Justin Hamilton; released guard DeAndre Liggins
from his 10-day contract.
Milwaukee Bucks - Signed forward Chris Wright to a 10-day contract.
Philadelphia 76ers - Signed guard Darius Johnson-Odom to a 10-day contract;
waived guard Lorenzo Brown.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Baltimore Ravens - Re-signed linebacker Daryl Smith to a four-year contract;
signed wide receiver Steve Smith to a three-year contract; re-signed safety
Jeromy Miles to a one-year contract.
Calgary Stampeders (CFL) - Signed defensive lineman Kevin Dixon.
Carolina Panthers - Signed quarterback Derek Anderson and tight end Mike
McNeill to two-year contracts.
Chicago Bears - Agreed to terms with conerback Charles Tillman on a one-year
Cincinnati Bengals - Signed head coach Marvin Lewis to a one-year contract
extension through 2015; claimed defensive end Dontay Moch off waivers from
the Arizona Cardinals.
Detroit Lions - Agreed to terms with tight end Brandon Pettigrew on a four-
year contract through 2017.
Green Bay Packers - Re-signed defensive tackle B.J. Raji.
Indianapolis Colts - Agreed to terms with wide receiver Hakeem Nicks.
Kansas City Chiefs - Signed linebacker Frank Zombo and defensive tackle Vance
Miami Dolphins - Signed cornerback Cortland Finnegan and offensive lineman
Shelley Smith to multi-year contracts.
Minnesota Vikings - Re-signed wide receiver Jerome Simpson; signed cornerback
New Orleans Saints - Agreed to terms with linebacker Ramon Humber on a one-
New York Giants - Re-signed linebacker Jon Beason and fullback Henry Hynoski.
Oakland Raiders - Signed defensive lineman Antonio Smith and cornerback Tarell
Philadelphia Eagles - Agreed to terms with running back Darren Sproles on a
two-year contract extension through the 2016 season; released wide receiver
Pittsburgh Steelers - Signed defensive tackle Cam Thomas to a two-year
San Francisco 49ers - Signed cornerback Chris Cook to a one-year contract.
St. Louis Rams - Signed linebacker Jo-Lonn Dunbar to a two-year
Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Agreed to terms with center Evan Dietrich-Smith.
Tennessee Titans - Agreed to terms with linebacker Wesley Woodyard on a multi-
year contract; waived quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick; agreed to terms on a
multi-year contract with tackle Michael Oher.
Washington Redskins - Signed defensive end Jason Hatcher, linebacker Darryl
Sharpton and kicker Jake Rogers; released center Will Montgomery.
=== HOCKEY ===
Boston Bruins - Recalled forward Matt Linblad from Providence (AHL).
Colorado Avalanche - Signed forward John Mitchell to a three-year contract
extension; signed goaltender Reto Berra to a three-year contract.
Columbus Blue Jackets - Activated defenseman Fedor Tyutin from injured
Dallas Stars - Recalled centers Chris Mueller and Travis Morin from Texas
Florida Panthers - Recalled defenseman Colby Robak from San Antonio (AHL).
Ottawa Senators - Recalled goaltender Nathan Lawson from Binghamton (AHL).
San Jose Sharks - Recalled forward Bracken Kearns from Worcester (AHL).
=== COLLEGE ===
Marshall - Announced the resignation of men's head basketball coach Tom
South Florida - Terminated the contract of men's head basketball coach Stan