=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Thursday, March 21, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ==
Baltimore Orioles - Optioned infielder Danny Valencia to Norfolk (IL).
Boston Red Sox - Reassigned pitchers Chris Carpenter, Terry Doyle, Oscar
Villarreal and Chris Hernandez to minor league camp.
Seattle Mariners - Optioned outfielder Carlos Peguero to Tacoma (PCL);
assigned pitcher Carson Smith and infielder Nick Franklin to minor league
=== BASKETBALL ===
Miami Heat - Assigned forward Jarvis Varnado to Sioux Falls (NBADL).
=== FOOTBALL ===
Arizona Cardinals - Agreed to terms with defensive end Frostee Rucker on a
Carolina Panthers - Re-signed cornerback Captain Munnerlyn; signed safety Mike
Chicago Bears - Agreed to terms with tight end Steve Maneri on a two-year
Green Bay Packers - Re-signed linebacker Brad Jones.
Jacksonville Jaguars - Re-signed wide receiver Jordan Shipley.
Kansas City Chiefs - Signed fullback Ryan D'Imperio.
New Orleans Saints - Re-signed linebacker Will Herring to a one-year contract.
San Francisco 49ers - Promoted Jeff Ferguson to vice president of football
operations; signed safety Darcel McBath to a one-year contract.
=== HOCKEY ===
Anaheim Ducks - Signed forward Patrick Maroon to a two-year contract
extension; assigned forward Brandon McMillan to Norfolk (AHL).
Carolina Hurricanes - Claimed forward Zach Boychuk off waivers from the
Nashville Predators; activated forward Tuomo Ruutu from the injured non-roster
list; placed defenseman Joe Corvo on injured reserve.
Dallas Stars - Recalled right wing Alex Chiasson from Texas (AHL).
Detroit Red Wings - Reassigned defenseman Gleason Fournier to Grand Rapids
National Hockey League - Suspended Toronto Maple Leafs forward Joffrey Lupul
for two games.
New York Islanders - Activated forward Michael Grabner and defenseman Matt
Carkner from injured reserve.
Philadelphia Flyers - Agreed to terms with center Kyle Flanagan on a one-year
Tampa Bay Lightning - Recalled goaltender Cedrick Desjardins and forward
Richard Panik from Syracuse (AHL); agreed to terms with defenseman Andrej
Sustr to a two-year, entry-level contract.
Winnipeg Jets - Activated goaltender Al Montoya off injured reserve; assigned
goaltender Eddie Pasquale to St. John's (AHL).
=== SOCCER ===
Major League Soccer - Fined New England midfielder Juan Toja an undisclosed
amount for imbellishment; fined Chivas USA assistant coach Walter Fleita $500
for irresponsible behavior.
FC Dallas - Signed midfielder Ramon Nunez and Homegrown goalkeeper Jesse