=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Sunday, March 17, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Houston Astros - Optioned pitchers Paul Clemens and Dallas Keuchel,
outfielders Robbie Grossman and Jimmy Paredes and infielder Jonathan Villar to
Oklahoma City (PCL); reassigned pitchers Sergio Escalona, C.J. Fick and Josh
Zeid, outfielder Che-Hsuan Lin and catcher Carlos Perez to minor league camp.
New York Yankees - Released outfielder Matt Diaz.
San Diego Padres - Reassigned pitchers Brandon Kloess and Donn Roach to minor
St. Louis Cardinals - Optioned pitcher Keith Butler and infielder Ryan Jackson
to Memphis (PCL); assigned pitcher John Gast to minor-league camp.
=== FOOTBALL ===
New York Giants - Signed tight end Brandon Myers.
=== HOCKEY ===
Buffalo Sabres - Recalled defenseman Mark Pysyk from Rochester (AHL).
Calgary Flames - Recalled goaltender Danny Taylor from Abbotsford (AHL).