=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===

                         === Friday, May 2, 2014 ===

=== BASEBALL ===

Atlanta Braves - Agreed to terms with third baseman Chris Johnson on a three-
year contract extension; activated pitcher Mike Minor from the 15-day disabled
list; optioned pitcher Gus Schlosser to Gwinnett (IL).

Baltimore Orioles - Optioned pitcher Evan Meek to Norfolk (IL); recalled
pitcher Brad Brach from Norfolk.

Cleveland Indians - Placed second baseman Jason Kipnis on the 15-day disabled
list; recalled infielder Jose Ramirez from Columbus (IL).

Colorado Rockies - Placed infielder Josh Rutledge on the 15-day disabled list;
recalled infielder Ryan Wheeler from Colorado Springs (PCL).

Detroit Tigers - Signed pitcher Joel Hanrahan to a one-year contract and
placed him on the 15-day disabled list; outrighted pitcher Mike Belfiore to
Toledo (IL).

Houston Astros - Agreed to terms with pitcher Tony Sipp; optioned pitcher Paul
Clemens to Oklahoma City (PCL); transferred pitcher Jesse Crain from the 15-
day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.

Kansas City Royals - Placed pitcher Bruce Chen on the 15-day disabled list;
recalled pitcher Aaron Brooks from Omaha (PCL).

Los Angeles Dodgers - Placed pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu on the 15-day disabled list
retroactive to April 28; recalled infielder Chone Figgins and pitcher Jose
Dominguez from Albuquerque (PCL); optioned pitchers Paco Rodriguez and Red
Patterson to Albuquerque.

Milwaukee Brewers - Placed pitcher Jim Henderson on the 15-day disabled list;
recalled outfielder Caleb Gindl from Nashville (PCL).

Minnesota Twins - Placed outfielder Aaron Hicks on the seven-day disabled
list; recalled pitcher Logan Darnell from Rochester (IL).

San Diego Padres - Signed pitcher Odrisamer Despaigne to a minor league

Toronto Blue Jays - Recalled catcher Erik Kratz from Buffalo (IL); optioned
pitcher Chad Jenkins to Buffalo.


National Basketball Association - Suspended Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach
Randolph one game for punching Oklahoma City center Steven Adams on May 1;
fined Brooklyn Nets head coach Jason Kidd $25,000 for public criticism of

Orlando Magic - Extended the contracts of head coach Jacque Vaughn and general
manager Rob Hennigan through the 2015-16 season.

=== FOOTBALL ===

Cincinnati Bengals - Released quarterback Zac Robinson.

Cleveland Browns - Exercised the fifth-year contract option for defensive
lineman Phil Taylor.

Miami Dolphins - Waived/injured offensive tackle Jason Weaver.

San Francisco 49ers - Exercised the fifth-year contract option for linebacker
Aldon Smith.

Tennessee Titans - Agreed to terms on a one-year contract with wide receiver
Brian Robiskie.

Washington Redskins - Exercised the fifth-year contract option for linebacker
Ryan Kerrigan.

=== COLLEGE ===

Northern Iowa - Announced wrestling head coach Doug Schwab has agreed to a new
seven-year contract through the 2020-21 season.

Samford - Named Al Del Greco head men's golf coach.

Towson - Extended the contract of head men's basketball coach Pat Skerry
through the 2019-20 season.

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