=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Friday, May 17, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Atlanta Braves - Activated outfielder Jason Heyward from the 15-day disabled
list; placed pitcher Jordan Walden on the 15-day disabled list.
Cleveland Indians - Activated pitcher Vinnie Pestano from the 15-day disabled
Houston Astros - Named Reid Ryan president of business operations.
Kansas City Royals - Placed outfielder Jarrod Dyson on the 15-day disabled
list; recalled outfielder David Lough from Omaha (PCL).
New York Yankees - Placed pitcher Andy Pettitte on the 15-day disabled list;
recalled pitcher Vidal Nuno from Scranton/Wilkes Barre (IL).
Oakland Athletics - Selected the contract of pitcher Hideki Okajima from
Sacramento (PCL); designated pitcher Chris Resop for assignment.
Philadelphia Phillies - Optioned pitcher Raul Valdes to Lehigh Valley (IL);
recalled pitcher B.J. Rosenberg from Lehigh Valley.
Pittsburgh Pirates - Placed pitcher Jose Contreras of the bereavement list;
recalled pitcher Jared Hughes from Indianapolis (IL).
San Diego Padres - Placed outfielder Carlos Quentin on the paternity list;
selected the contract of pitcher Tim Stauffer from Tucson (PCL); designated
pitcher Thad Weber for assignment.
Seattle Mariners - Selected the contract of pitcher Danny Farquhar from Tacoma
(PCL); optioned pitcher Hector Noesi to Tacoma; transferred pitcher Stephen
Pryor to the 60-day disabled list.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Chicago Sky (WNBA) - Signed guard Epiphanny Prince to a multi-year contract
=== FOOTBALL ===
Atlanta Falcons - Signed defensive ends Malliciah Goodman and Stansly Maponga
and safeties Kemal Ishmael and Zeke Motta.
Chicago Bears - Signed guard Kyle Long.
Cleveland Browns - Waived tight end Garret Hoskins.
Dallas Cowboys - Released cornerback Dustin Harris; signed cornerback Malik
Kansas City Chiefs - Signed fullback Toben Opurum.
Miami Dolphins - Signed tight end Dion Sims.
National Football League - Suspended Seattle Seahawks defensive end Bruce
Irvin four games without pay for violating the league's policy on performance
New England Patriots - Signed linebackers Jamie Collins and Steve Beauharnais.
Oakland Raiders - Signed punter Chris Kluwe; waived punter Bobby Cowan.
Saskatchewan Roughriders (CFL) - Signed defensive back Reshard Langford and
linebackers Anthony Heygood and Kevin Regimbald-Gagne.
Washington Redskins - Signed cornerback David Amerson and safety Phillip
=== HOCKEY ===
New York Islanders - Agreed to terms with forward Eric Boulton on a one-year
=== SOCCER ===
Major League Soccer - Suspended Columbus Crew forward Jairo Arrieta for two
games and fined him an undisclosed amount for violent conduct.
=== COLLEGE ===
Cal State Fullerton - Added John Smith, Danny Sprinkle, and Robert Spence to
the men's basketball coaching staff.
West Coast Conference - Extended the contract of commisioner Jamie Zaninovich.