=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Wednesday, March 20, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Baltimore Orioles - Optioned catcher Luis Exposito to Norfolk (IL); assigned
pitchers Daniel Schlereth and Adam Russell to minor league camp.
Miami Marlins - Released left fielder Chone Figgins; re-assigned Mitch Talbot,
Doug Mathis, J.T. Realmuto and Ed Lucas to minor league camp.
Milwaukee Brewers - Acquired third baseman Stephen Parker from the Oakland
Athletics in exchange for pitcher Darren Byrd.
New York Yankees - Reassigned pitchers Matt Tracy and Mark Montgomery to minor
Pittsburgh Pirates - Acquired infielder John McDonald from Arizona
Diamondbacks in exchange for a player to be named or cash considerations;
placed infielder Chase d'Arnaud on the 60-day disabled list.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Boston Celtics - Signed forward D.J. White to a multi-year contract.
Cleveland Cavaliers - Signed guard Chris Quinn from Tulsa (NBADL).
=== FOOTBALL ===
Chicago Bears - Signed defensive end Turk McBride.
Edmonton Eskimos (CFL) - Signed defensive end Lindsey Witten.
Houston Texans - Re-signed cornerback Brice McCain.
Kansas City Chiefs - Signed long snapper Thomas Gafford.
New England Patriots - Re-signed cornerback Marquice Cole and linebacker Niko
Oakland Raiders - Re-signed offensive tackle Khalif Barnes.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Re-signed long snapper Andrew Economos and linebacker
Toronto Argonauts (CFL) - Signed defensive back Jonathan Hood and linebacker
=== HOCKEY ===
Carolina Hurricanes - Recalled defenseman Brett Bellemore from Charlotte
(AHL); placed forward Chad LaRose and defenseman Justin Faulk on injured
Detroit Red Wings - Recalled forward Gustav Nyquist from Grand Rapids (AHL).
Montreal Canadiens - Signed defenseman Francis Bouillon to a one-year contract
National Hockey League - Suspended Florida Panthers forward Eric Selleck for
New York Rangers - Recalled forward Chris Kreider from Connecticut (AHL);
reassigned forward Micheal Haley to Connecticut.
Ottawa Senators - Signed goaltender Andrew Hammond to a two-year, entry-level
Tampa Bay Lightning - Signed defenseman Slater Koekkoek to a three-year,
Toronto Maple Leafs - Recalled defenseman Jake Gardiner from Toronto (AHL).
=== COLLEGE ===
Alabama - Announced the resignation of athletic director Mal Moore.
Chattanooga - Fired men's basketball coach John Shulman.
Northern Iowa - Named Bryce Paul defensive line coach; Todd Blythe wide
receivers coach and Brandon Lynch defensive backs coach.
SMU - Named Hal Mumme assistant coach/passing game coordinator.
=== SOCCER ===
Chicago Fire - Signed goalkeeper Alec Kann.
Chivas USA - Signed goalkeeper Tim Melia to a contract extension.