=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Friday, May 30, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Arizona Diamondbacks - Signed pitcher Josh Slaats to a minor league contract.
Atlanta Braves - Purchased the contract of pitcher Shae Simmons from
Mississippi (Southern); optioned pitcher Ian Thomas to Gwinnett (IL).
Baltimore Orioles - Agreed to terms with third baseman Ricardo Andujar and
pitcher Victor Ramirez on minor league contracts.
Boston Red Sox - Placed first baseman/catcher Ryan Lavarnway on the 15-day
disabled list; recalled outfielder/first baseman Alex Hassan from Pawtucket
Chicago Cubs - Activated pitcher Pedro Strop from the 15-day disabled list;
activated pitcher Wesley Wright from the paternity leave list; placed pitcher
Hector Rondon on the paternity leave list.
Seattle Mariners - Selected the contract of outfielder Endy Chavez from Tacoma
(PCL); optioned pitcher Brandon Maurer to Tacoma; transferred pitcher Blake
Beavan to the 60-day disabled list.
St. Louis Cardinals - Recalled outfielder Randal Grichuk from Memphis (PCL);
optioned outfielder Shane Robinson to Memphis.
Tampa Bay Rays - Activated infielder Ben Zobrist from the 15-day disabled
Toronto Blue Jays - Selected the contract of pitcher Bobby Korecky from
Buffalo (IL); optioned pitcher Rob Rasmussen to Buffalo.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Detroit Pistons - Named Brendan Malone, Bob Beyer and Charles Klask assistant
=== FOOTBALL ===
Baltimore Ravens - Waived quarterback Nick Stephens; signed linebacker D.J.
Roberts and safety Terrence Brooks.
Cincinnati Bengals - Released defensive tackle Ogemdi Nwagbuo.
Cleveland Browns - Waived defensive back Julian Posey.
Green Bay Packers - Signed safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix.
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (CFL) - Signed linebackers Beau Landry, Simoni
Lawrence and Christopher Johnson, defensive lineman Martin Pesek and wide
receiver Jahmeek Taylor.
Indianapolis Colts - Signed wide receiver Donte Moncrief.
New York Giants - Released quarterback Josh Freeman; claimed offensive tackle
Rogers Gaines off waivers from the Chicago Bears.
National Football League - Suspended Arizona Cardinals linebacker Daryl
Washington at least one year and New York Giants safety Will Hill six games
for violating the league's substance abuse policy.
Oakland Raiders - Signed defensive tackle Justin Ellis and cornerback Keith
Saskatchewan Roughriders (CFL) - Announced the retirement of linebacker Mike
Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Signed cornerback Quinton Pointer; waived cornerback
=== HOCKEY ===
Columbus Blue Jackets - Signed forward Daniel Zaar to a three-year, entry-
Montreal Canadiens - Signed defenseman Dalton Thrower to a three-year
San Jose Sharks - Signed forward Melker Karlsson to a one-year contract.
=== COLLEGE ===
Vanderbilt - Named Adam Cohen and Derrick Jones men's assistant basketball