=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Wednesday, September 17, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Baltimore Orioles - Selected the contract of infielder Christian Walker from
Boston Red Sox - Recalled outfielders Bryce Brentz and Rusney Castillo,
infielder/outfielder Garin Cecchini, pitchers Edwin Escobar and Heath Hembree
and catcher/first baseman Ryan Lavarnway from Pawtucket (IL).
Major League Baseball - Suspended Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Marcus Stroman six
games and suspended him an undisclosed amount for throwing at the head of a
batter in a game on Sept. 15.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Brooklyn Nets - Signed center Hamady Ndiaye.
National Basketball Association - Suspended Denver Nuggets forward J.J.
Hickson five games without pay for violating the NBA's anti-drug program.
New York Knicks - Signed forward Orlando Sanchez.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Atlanta Falcons - Signed punter Matt Bosher to a five-year contract extension
and long snapper Josh Harris to a four-year contract extension.
Chicago Bears - Signed tight end Blake Annen, cornerback Jordan Sullen and
wide receiver Chris Williams to the practice squad.
Cincinnati Bengals - Added cornerback Chris Lewis-Harris to the active roster.
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (CFL) - Signed defensive end Justin Hickman; signed
defensive lineman Adewale Ojomo to the practice roster; released wide receiver
=== HOCKEY ===
San Jose Sharks - Re-signed defenseman Justin Braun to a five-year contract