=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Tuesday, May 6, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Arizona Diamondbacks - Recalled pitcher Chase Anderson from Mobile (Southern);
optioned pitcher Mike Bolsinger to Reno (PCL); placed pitcher J.J. Putz on the
15-day disabled list; selected the contract of pitcher Evan Marshall from Reno
Baltimore Orioles - Optioned pitcher Brad Brach to Norfolk (IL); recalled
pitcher T.J. McFarland from Norfolk.
Cincinnati Reds - Placed outfielder Jay Bruce on the 15-day disabled list;
selected the contract of outfielder Roger Bernadina from Louisville (IL).
Cleveland Indians - Recalled pitcher Josh Tomlin from Columbus (IL);
designated catcher George Kottaras for assignment.
Detroit Tigers - Selected the contract of pitcher Robbie Ray from Toledo (IL).
Houston Astros - Announced that pitcher Raul Valdez cleared waivers and has
been outrighted to Oklahoma City (PCL).
Los Angeles Dodgers - Activated pitcher Clayton Kershaw from the 15-day
disabled list; optioned pitcher Pedro Baez to Chattanooga (Southern).
Miami Marlins - Released first baseman Greg Dobbs.
New York Yankees - Activated infielder Brendan Ryan from the 15-day disabled
list; reinstated pitcher Michael Pineda from the suspended list and placed him
on the 15-day disabled list.
Pittsburgh Pirates - Optioned pitcher Jeff Locke to Indianapolis (IL);
recalled pitcher Phil Irwin from Indianapolis.
San Francisco Giants - Recalled pitcher George Kontos from Fresno (PCL);
optioned pitcher Jake Dunning to Fresno.
Tampa Bay Rays - Recalled pitcher Brad Boxberger from Durham (IL).
Washington Nationals - Recalled pitcher Blake Treinen from Syracuse (IL);
optioned pitcher Ryan Mattheus to Syracuse.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Golden State Warriors - Relieved head coach Mark Jackson of his duties.
National Basketball Association - Announced Los Angeles Clippers president
Andy Roeser will be taking an indefinite leave of absence, effective
Toronto Raptors - Agreed to terms with head coach Dwane Casey on a new three-
=== FOOTBALL ===
B.C. Lions (CFL) - Signed defensive lineman Khalif Mitchell.
Dallas Cowboys - Signed linebacker Bradie James to a one-day contract and
announced his retirement.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (CFL) - Released linebackers Cyhl Quarles and Gerald
=== HOCKEY ===
Nashville Predators - Named Peter Laviolette head coach and signed him to a
multi-year contract; named Kevin McCarthy assistant coach.
Pittsburgh Penguins - Reassigned forward Jayson Megna to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton
Tampa Bay Lightning - Signed goaltender Andrei Vasilevskii to a three-year,
=== COLLEGE ===
George Washington - Signed women's basketball coach Jonathan Tsipis to a
contract extension through the 2020-21 season.
Kentucky - Signed head football coach Mark Stoops to a contract extension
through the 2018 season.
Northern Colorado - Announced the resignation of head wrestling coach Ben