Sports Transactions From The Sports Network
Baltimore Orioles - Selected the contract of pitcher Kevin Gausman from Bowie
(Eastern); optioned pitcher Jake Arrieta to Norfolk (IL); designated pitcher
Alex Burnett for assignment.
Cleveland Indians - Recalled pitcher Scott Barnes from Columbus (IL);
designated pitcher David Huff for assignment.
Kansas City Royals - Optioned pitcher Kelvin Herrera to Omaha (PCL); recalled
pitcher Louis Coleman from Omaha.
Oakland Athletics - Reinstated infielder Hiro Nakajima from the 15-day
disabled list and optioned him to Sacramento (PCL).
Philadelphia Phillies - Placed second baseman Chase Utley on the 15-day
disabled list; recalled pitcher Michael Stutes from Lehigh Valley (IL);
selected the contract of infielder/outfielder Michael Martinez from Lehigh
Seattle Mariners - Optioned catcher Jesus Montero to Tacoma (PCL).
Texas Rangers - Waived pitcher Derek Lowe; signed infielder/outfielder Mark
Teahen to a minor league contract and assigned him to Round Rock (PCL).
Minnesota Lynx (WNBA) - Waived center Shawnice Wilson.
Arizona Cardinals - Signed defensive back Tyrann Mathieu to a four-year
Baltimore Ravens - Signed linebacker Arthur Brown to a four-year contract.
Carolina Panthers - Signed linebacker A.J. Klein, running back Kenjon Barner,
defensive tackle Star Lotulelei and guard Edmund Kugbila; waived/injured tight
end Logan Brock; claimed linebacker Ryan Rau off waivers from the Cleveland
Cincinnati Bengals - Signed running back Giovani Bernard.
Cleveland Browns - Signed wide receiver Tori Gurley; waived quarterback
Indianapolis Colts - Signed linebacker Caesar Rayford; waived linebacker Jake
Kansas City Chiefs - Signed safety Sanders Commings.
New England Patriots - Claimed offensive tackle Kevin Haslam off waivers from
San Diego; released offensive lineman R.J. Mattes.
New Orleans Saints - Waived defensive end Greg Romeus.
New York Giants - Re-signed wide receiver Ramses Barden.
Pittsburgh Steelers - Signed wide receivers Markus Wheaton and Justin Brown
and cornerback Terry Hawthorne to four-year contracts.
San Francisco 49ers - Signed defensive tackle Cornellius Carradine and tight
end Vance McDonald to four-year contracts.
Saskatchewan Roughriders (CFL) - Released defensive back Tristan Jackson and
defensive lineman Jay Alford; acquired defensive lineman Jermaine McElveen
from the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in exchange for wide receiver Lyle Leong, Jr.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Signed cornerback Johnthan Banks to a four-year
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (CFL) - Released fullback James Green, long-snapper
Jordan Matechuk and defensive end Youri Yenga.
Colorado Avalanche - Named Patrick Roy head coach and vice president of hockey
Nashville Predators - Signed forward Brendan Leipsic to a three-year, entry-
Chattanooga - Named Turner Battle to the men's basketball staff.
Delaware - Named Lynn Farquhar assistant field hockey coach.
Elon - Announced it will join the Colonial Athletic Association beginning in
the 2014-15 season.
Montana - Named Brynn Molloy assistant athletic director for marketing and
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As of May 24, 2013, at 02:10 AM ET