=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Sunday, March 23, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Atlanta Braves - Placed pitchers Brandon Beachy, Gavin Floyd, Kris Medlen,
Mike Minor and Jonny Venters on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to March
Baltimore Orioles - Optioned infielder David Adams to Norfolk (IL); reassigned
catcher Caleb Joseph to minor league camp.
Boston Red Sox - Agreed on a one-year contract extension with designated
hitter David Ortiz.
Optioned catcher Dan Butler to Pawtucket (IL); assigned
pitchers John Ely, Dalier Hinojosa and Rich Hill to minor league camp;
released pitcher Jose Mijares.
Chicago White Sox - Optioned outfielder Jordan Danks, third baseman Matt
Davidson and pitcher Jake Petricka to Charlotte (IL); reassigned pitcher
Dylan Axelrod to minor league camp; released pitcher Mitchell Boggs.
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim - Released first baseman Carlos Pena, catcher
Yorvit Torrealba and infielder Chad Tracy; reassigned pitcher Wade LeBlanc to
minor league camp.
New York Mets - Released pitcher Kyle Farnsworth.
Oakland Athletics - Optioned pitchers Arnold Leon and Josh Lindblom and
infielder Nate Freiman to Sacramento (PCL).
San Diego Padres - Optioned pitcher Jesse Hahn to San Antonio (Texas);
reassigned catcher Austin Hedges to minor league camp.
San Francisco Giants - Released infielder Tony Abreu.
St. Louis Cardinals - Optioned pitcher Sam Freeman, outfielder Joey Butler and
infielder Greg Garcia to Memphis (PCL); optioned infielder Aledmys Diaz to
Springfield (Texas); reassigned infielder Luis Mateo to minor league camp;
outrighted pitcher Angel Castro off the 40-man roster.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Baltimore Ravens - Acquired guard/center Jeremy Zuttah from the Tampa Bay
Buccaneers in exchange for a 2015 draft pick.
=== HOCKEY ===
Anaheim Ducks - Recalled defenseman Sami Vatanen from Norfolk (AHL).
Detroit Red Wings - Assigned right wing Teemu Pulkkinen to Grand Rapids (AHL).
Florida Panthers - Recalled defenseman Ryan Whitney from San Antonio (AHL).
Minnesota Wild - Recalled defenseman Jonathan Blum and forward Stephane
Veilleux from Iowa (AHL).
Nashville Predators - Recalled forward Filip Forsberg from Milwaukee (AHL).