=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Thursday, October 18, 2012 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Kansas City Royals - Re-signed pitchers Juan Gutierrez and Devon Lowery,
catcher Max Ramirez, infielder Matt Fields and outfielder Nick Van Stratten to
minor league contracts.
Los Angeles Dodgers - Named Gerry Hunsicker as Senior Advisor, Baseball
=== BASKETBALL ===
Boston Celtics - Signed guard Leandro Barbosa.
Chicago Bulls - Waived center Kyrylo Fesenko.
Philadelphia 76ers - Waived center Dan Gadzuric.
Utah Jazz - Waived center Brian Butch and forward Trey Gilder.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Detroit Lions - Signed cornerback Alphonso Smith; released running back
Jacksonville Jaguars - Signed cornerback Prince Miller to the practice squad;
waived guard D.J. Hall from the practice squad.
Minnesota Vikings - Released defensive end Ernest Owusu from the practice
squad; signed guard Tyler Holmes to the practice squad.