=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Friday, May 24, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Boston Red Sox - Placed outfielder Shane Victorino and third baseman Will
Middlebrooks on the 15-day disabled list; recalled pitcher Alfredo Aceves and
shortstop Jose Iglesias from Pawtucket (IL); activated catcher David Ross from
the seven-day concussion disabled list; optioned catcher Ryan Lavarnway to
Chicago White Sox - Reinstated pitcher John Danks from the 15-day disabled
Cincinnati Reds - Placed pitcher Sean Marshall on the 15-day disabled list;
reinstated pitcher Manny Parra from the 15-day disabled list.
Cleveland Indians - Activated first baseman Nick Swisher from the paternity
list; optioned infielder Cord Phelps to Columbus (IL).
Colorado Rockies - Activated outfielder Michael Cuddyer from the 15-day
disabled list; optioned second baseman Josh Rutledge to Colorado Springs
Milwaukee Brewers - Placed pitcher Hiram Burgos on the 15-day disabled list;
activated pitcher Tom Gorzelanny from the 15-day disabled list.
Minnesota Twins - Recalled pitcher Samuel Deduno from Rochester (IL);
transferred pitcher Tim Wood to the 60-day disabled list.
New York Yankees - Activated pitcher Ivan Nova from the 15-day disabled list;
optioned pitcher Dellin Betances to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL).
San Diego Padres - Recalled pitcher Tommy Layne from Tucson (PCL).
Seattle Mariners - Selected the contract of catcher Jesus Sucre from Tacoma
(PCL); designated infielder Robert Andino for assignment; recalled infielder
Carlos Triunfel from Tacoma.
Toronto Blue Jays - Placed pitcher Darren Oliver on the 15-day disabled list;
selected the contract of pitcher Sean Nolin from New Hampshire (Eastern);
transferred pitcher J.A. Happ to the 60-day disabled list.
=== BASKETBALL ===
National Basketball Association - Fined Memphis Grizzlies guard Tony Allen
$5,000 for violating the league's anti-flopping rules.
=== FOOTBALL ===
BC Lions (CFL) - Signed wide receiver Courtney Taylor to a contract extension;
released wide receiver Justin Harper and defensive lineman Maurice Evans.
Cincinnati Bengals - Signed safety Shawn Williams.
Cleveland Browns - Signed offensive lineman Garrett Gilkey to a four-year
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (CFL) - Signed defensive backs Delvin Breaux, D'Anton
Lynn, Mike Holmes and Terrence Parks, defensive end Eze Obiora and linebacker
Nick Rosamonda; released running back Martell Mallett and defensive end
Houston Texans - Signed linebacker Sam Montgomery.
Toronto Argonauts (CFL) - Signed linebacker Herve Tonye-Tonye.
Washington Redskins - Signed tight end Jordan Reed.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (CFL) - Signed wide receiver Michael DiCroce.
=== HOCKEY ===
Boston Bruins - Recalled goaltender Niklas Svedberg from Providence (AHL).
Columbus Blue Jackets - Signed goaltender Curtis McElhinney to a one-year
contract; signed defenseman Ilari Melart to a one-year, entry-level contract.
Nashville Predators - Signed defenseman Mikko Vainonen to a three-year, entry-
Phoenix Coyotes - Signed executive vice president and general manager Don
Maloney to a long-term contract extension.
=== COLLEGE ===
Iowa - Relieved head baseball coach Jack Dahm of his duties.