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

                        === Saturday, May 9, 2015 ===

=== BASEBALL ===

Boston Red Sox - Recalled pitcher Matt Barnes from Pawtucket (IL); optioned
infielder Travis Shaw to Pawtucket; named Carl Willis pitching coach; traded
pitcher Edward Mujica and cash considerations to the Oakland Athletics in
exchange for a player to be named later or cash considerations.

Cleveland Indians - Purchased the contract of pitcher Bruce Chen from Columbus
(IL); designated pitcher Anthony Swarzak for assignment.

Detroit Tigers - Placed catcher Alex Avila on the 15-day disabled list;
recalled catcher Bryan Holaday from Toledo (IL).

New York Mets - Placed pitcher Dillon Gee on the 15-day disabled list;
recalled pitcher Noah Syndergaard from Las Vegas (PCL).

New York Yankees - Placed pitcher Chris Martin on the 15-day disabled list;
recalled pitcher Branden Pinder from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL).

Oakland Athletics - Activated first baseman Nate Freiman off the 15-day
disabled list and optioned him to Nashville (PCL).

San Diego Padres - Placed infielder Yonder Alonso on the 15-day disabled list;
recalled outfielder Abraham Almonte from El Paso (PCL).


National Basketball Association - Fined Los Angeles Clippers forward Glen
Davis $5,000 for violating the league's anti-flopping rules.

=== FOOTBALL ===

New England Patriots - Signed defensive lineman Geneo Grissom.

=== HOCKEY ===

New Jersey Devils - Re-signed right wing Jordin Tootoo.

Ottawa Senators - Agreed to terms on an entry-level contract with goaltender
Matt O'Connor.

=== COLLEGE ===

Providence - Named Jeff Battle assistant coach for men's basketball.

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