=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Sunday, May 18, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Chicago White Sox - Placed first baseman Jose Abreu on the 15-day disabled
list; activated outfielder Adam Eaton off the 15-day disabled list.
Colorado Rockies - Activated catcher Wilin Rosario off the 15-day disabled
list; optioned catcher Mike McKenry to Colorado Springs (PCL).
Detroit Tigers - Activated pitcher Anibal Sanchez off the 15-day disabled
list; optioned pitcher Justin Miller to Toledo (IL).
New York Yankees - Recalled pitcher Jose Ramirez from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Oakland Athletics - Claimed pitcher Jeff Francis off waivers from Cincinnati;
transferred infielder Jake Elmore to the 60-day disabled list; optioned
pitcher Joe Savery to Sacramento (PCL).
Pittsburgh Pirates - Recalled pitcher Brandon Cumpton from Indianapolis (IL).
St. Louis Cardinals - Activated pitcher Jaime Garcia off the 15-day disabled
list; optioned pitcher Jorge Rondon to Memphis (PCL).
Texas Rangers - Recalled outfielder Daniel Robertson from Round Rock (PCL);
optioned pitcher Miles Mikolas to Round Rock.
Washington Nationals - Placed pitcher Gio Gonzalez on the 15-day disabled
list; recalled pitcher Ryan Mattheus from Syracuse (IL).
=== FOOTBALL ===
Atlanta Falcons - Signed cornerback Ricardo Allen and linebackers Prince
Shembo, Marquis Spruill, Yawin Smallwood and Tyler Starr.
Carolina Panthers - Signed running back Tyler Gaffney.
Cleveland Browns - Named Aaron Glenn assistant defensive backs coach.
New England Patriots - Signed defensive back Jemea Thomas.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Released tight end Tom Crabtree.