BALITMORE ORIOLES—Claimed C Luis Martinez off waivers from Texas.
CLEVELAND INDIANS—Signed RHP Brett Myers to a one-year contract.
TEXAS RANGERS—Announced C Eli Whiteside cleared waivers and was assigned outright to Round Rock (PCL).
TORONTO BLUE JAYS—Claimed RHP Chad Beck off waivers from Pittsburgh.
PITTSBURGH PIRATES—Named Carlos Garcia manager of Altoona (EL), Frank Kremblas manager of Bradenton (FSL), Michael Ryan manager of West Virginia (SAL), Dave Turgeon manager of Jamestown (NYP), Milver Reyes manager of the GCL Pirates and Keoni De Renne of the Dominican Summer League team.
NEW ORLEANS HORNETS—Waived F Dominic McGuire.
CHICAGO BEARS—Signed WR Brittan Golden to a reserve/future contract.
KANSAS CITY CHIEFS—Announced general manager Scott Pioli and the team have mutually parted ways.
NEW YORK GIANTS—Signed OT Matt McCants, OT Levy Adcock, G Stephen Goodwin, TE Larry Donnell, DE Matt Broha, CB Laron Scott, QB Curtis Painter, LB Jake Muasau, WR Brandon Collins, CB Trumaine McBride, WR Kevin Hardy, G Michael Jasper, DT Bobby Skinner to reserve-future contracts.
PHILADELPHIA EAGLES—Named CB Chris Hawkins.
GRAND RAPIDS GRIFFINS—Announced RW Willie Coetzee was assigned to the team from Toledo (ECHL) and RW Andrej Nestrasil and D Gleason Fournier were assigned to Toledo.
NEW YORK RED BULLS—Terminated the contract of MF Victor Palsson.
FIU—Named Ron Turner football coach.
LSU—Announced S Eric Reid will enter the NFL draft.
WISCONSIN—Announced C Travis Frederick will enter the NFL draft.