=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Wednesday, March 19, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Baltimore Orioles - Optioned catcher Johnny Monell and pitcher Suk-Min Yoon to
Norfolk (IL); assigned outfielder Xavier Paul to minor league camp.
Chicago White Sox - Optioned pitchers Andre Rienzo and Eric Surkamp and
catcher Josh Phegley to Charlotte (IL); assigned pitchers Chris Beck and Cody
Winiarski and infielder Andy Wilkins to minor league camp.
Cleveland Indians - Optioned pitchers Frank Herrmann, Preston Guilmet and
Colt Hynes and infielder David Adams to Columbus (IL).
St. Louis Cardinals - Optioned pitcher Tyler Lyons to Memphis (PCL).
Toronto Blue Jays - Assigned pitchers Ricky Romero and Marcus Stroman to minor
=== BASKETBALL ===
Golden State Warriors - Assigned guard Nemanja Nedovic and center Ognjen
Kuzmic to Santa Cruz (NBADL).
=== FOOTBALL ===
Atlanta Falcons - Agreed to terms with defensive tackle Peria Jerry.
Chicago Bears - Signed cornerback Sherrick McManis to a one-year contract.
Dallas Cowboys - Signed defensive tackle Henry Melton.
Green Bay Packers - Re-signed running back James Starks.
Minnesota Vikings - Re-signed defensive tackle Fred Evans and guard Charlie
National Football League - Named Troy Vincent executive vice president of
football operations and Dave Gardi senior vice president of football
New England Patriots - Signed long snapper Charley Hughlett.
New York Jets - Re-signed guard Willie Colon.
Oakland Raiders - Signed offensive tackle Donald Penn; re-signed safety Usama
Tennessee Titans - Agreed to terms with defensive tackle Antonio Johnson;
released kicker Rob Bironas.
Washington Redskins - Signed linebacker Akeem Jordan.
=== HOCKEY ===
Calgary Flames - Signed defenseman Brett Kulak to a three-year, entry-level
Carolina Hurricanes - Assigned forward Chris Terry to Charlotte (AHL).
Chicago Blackhawks - Agreed to terms with forward Brandon Mashinter on a two-
year contract extension.
Columbus Blue Jackets - Activated forward Jared Boll off injured reserve.
Edmonton Oilers - Recalled forward Tyler Pitlick from Oklahoma City (AHL).
Phoenix Coyotes - Signed forward Greg Carey to a one-year entry-level
Pittsburgh Penguins - Assigned forward Jayson Megna to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton
St. Louis Blues - Agreed to terms with forward Zach Pochiro on a three-year,
Washington Capitals - Recalled forward Chris Brown from Hershey (AHL);
reassigned forward Casey Wellman to Hershey; signed goaltender Pheonix Copley
to a two-year entry-level contract.
=== COLLEGE ===
Kennesaw State - Announced that men's head basketball coach Lewis Preston will
not return next season.