=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Wednesday, October 16, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim - Named Don Baylor hitting coach.
Pittsburgh Pirates - Announced an affiliation agreement with Bristol
Texas Rangers - Claimed pitcher Edwar Cabrera off waivers from the Colorado
Rockies and transferred him to the 60-day disabled list.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Denver Nuggets - Waived forward Reginald Becton and guard Kyle Fogg.
Los Angeles Lakers - Waived guard Darius Johnson-Odom.
New Orleans Pelicans - Exercised third-year options on forward Anthony Davis
and guard Austin Rivers.
Philadelphia 76ers - Signed center Daniel Orton; waived center Tim Ohlbrecht.
Washington Wizards - Waived center D'or Fischer.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Carolina Panthers - Signed linebacker Jason Williams; placed guard Amini
Silatolu on injured reserve.
Dallas Cowboys - Released defensive lineman Jay Ratliff.
Detroit Lions - Signed wide receiver Patrick Edwards to the practice squad;
cut fullback Shaun Chapas from the practice squad.
Green Bay Packers - Signed wide receiver Tyrone Walker to the practice squad.
Houston Texans - Placed safety Danieal Manning and cornerback A.J. Bouye on
injured reserve; signed cornerback Elbert Mack and linebacker Mike Mohamed;
signed cornerback Josh Victorian to the practice squad.
New England Patriots - Placed linebacker Jerod Mayo on injured reserve; signed
defensive tackle Andre Neblett; signed cornerback Travis Howard to the
New York Giants - Signed running back Peyton Hillis.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Promoted wide receiver Skye Dawson from the practice
squad to the active roster; signed tackle Emmett Cleary and defensive back
Nick Saenz to the practice squad; released tackle Randy Richards from the
Tennessee Titans - Waived wide receiver Michael Preston; signed linebacker Zac
Toronto Argonauts (CFL) - Signed defensive lineman Marcus Thomas to the
=== HOCKEY ===
Anaheim Ducks - Reassigned forward Devante Smith-Pelly to Norfolk (AHL).
Tampa Bay Lightning - Recalled forward Brett Connolly from Syracuse (AHL).