=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Saturday, March 21, 2015 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Baltimore Orioles - Optioned outfielder Henry Urrutia to Norfolk (IL);
assigned pitcher Steve Johnson to minor league camp.
Minnesota Twins - Optioned pitcher Ryan Pressly to Rochester (IL).
New York Yankees - Optioned pitcher Jose Ramirez to Scranton/Wilkes Barre
Philadelphia Phillies - Assigned catcher Tommy Joseph to minor league camp.
St. Louis Cardinals - Optioned pitchers Nick Greenwood and Sam Tuivailala to
Memphis (PCL); assigned pitchers Tim Cooney, Dean Kiekhefer, Zach Petrick and
Miguel Socolovich to Memphis.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Los Angeles Lakers - Signed guard Jabari Brown to a second 10-day contract.
National Basketball Association - Fined Dallas Mavericks center Amar'e
Stoudemire $15,000 for verbally abusing an official and failing to leave the
court in a timely manner during Friday's game against Memphis.
=== COLLEGE ===
Mississippi State - Fired head men's basketball coach Rick Ray.