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American League

BOSTON RED SOX — Agreed to terms with Jarrod Saltalamacchia on a one-year contract.

HOUSTON ASTROS—Agreed to terms with OF Rick Ankiel and C Jason Jaramillo on minor league contracts.

NEW YORK YANKEES—Agreed to terms with RHP Joba Chamberlain on a one-year contract.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS—Agreed to terms with C John Jaso and OF Seth Smith on one-year contracts.

TEXAS RANGERS — Agreed to terms with LHP Matt Harrison on a five-year contract and RHP Neftali Feliz ona one-year contract.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Assigned LHP Tommy Hottovy outright to Buffalo (IL).

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES — Named Randy Ready manager of Gwinnett (IL);Dennis Lewallyn pitching coach of Mississippi (SL);John Moses hitting coach and Joe Toenjes trainer of Lynchburg (Carolina);Bobby Moore hitting coach and Kyle Damschroder trainer of Rome (SAL);Joe Luat trainer of Danville (Appalachian);and William Martinez pitching coach, Carlos Mendez hitting coach and Julie Hernandez trainer of the Gulf Coast Braves.

MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Agreed to terms with OF Carlos Gomez on a one-year contract.

NEW YORK METS—Agreed to terms with RHP Bobby Parnell on a one-year contract.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Agreed to terms with RHP Jeff Karstens on a one-year contract and OF/1B Brad Hawpe and C Lucas May on minor league contracts. Designated RHP Zach Stewart for assignment.

SAN DIEGO PADRES — Agreed to terms with OF Wil Venable on a one-year contract.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS — Agreed to terms with RHP Rafael Soriano on a two-year contract.

American Association

WICHITA WINGNUTS — Signed LHP Kristhiam Linares. Released OF Steve Stanley.

Frontier League

JOLIET SLAMMERS — Signed INF Anthony Boza.

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS — Signed RHP Mickey Jannis to a contract extension.

NORMAL CORNBELTERS — Signed RHP Tyler Lavigne.

RIVER CITY RASCALS — Signed SS Spiker Helms.


WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS — Signed RHP Logan Dodds, C Doug Joyce and INF Nathan Tomaszewski. Placed RHP Willy Kesler on the retired list.

National Basketball Association

DALLAS MAVERICKS — Signed G Mike James to a second 10-day contract.

MIAMI HEAT — Recalled C Dexter Pittman from Sioux Falls (NBADL).

PHILADELPHIA 76ERS — Signed G Shelvin Mack to a 10-day contract.

National Football League

ARIZONA CARDINALS—Named Bruce Arians head coach.

BUFFALO BILLS — Named Ike Hilliard wide receivers coach, John Anselmo special teams assistant and Hal Luther assistant strength and conditioning coacy. Announced offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett will also serve as quarterbacks coach.

CHICAGO BEARS — Announced defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli will not return next season.

CLEVELAND BROWNS — Named Norv Turner offensive coordinator, Brad Roll strength and conditioning coach, Mike Sullivan offensive line coach and Scott Turner wide receivers coach.

DENVER BRONCOS — Promoted quarterbacks coach Adam Gase to offensive coordinator.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Named Tom McMahon special teams coordinator.

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS — Named Gus Bradley coach.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Placed TE Rob Gronkowski on injured reserve.

SAN DIEGO CHARGERS—Named Ken Whisenhunt offensive coordinator.

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS — Named Dan Quinn defensive coordinator.

TENNESSEE TITANS — Signed QB Nathan Enderle to a reserve/future contract. Named Shawn Jefferson wide receivers coach, George Henshaw tight ends coach and Sylvester Croom running backs coach. Promoted quarterbacks coach Dowell Loggains to offensive coordinator. Reassigned wide receivers coach Dave Ragone to quarterbacks coach, assistant offensive line coach Nate Kaczor to special teams coach and special teams assistant Chet Parlavecchio to linebackers coach.

National Hockey League

ANAHEIM DUCKS — Assigned F Troy Bodie, F Jay Rosehill and D Ryan Parent to Norfolk (AHL).

BOSTON BRUINS—Assigned D Matt Bartkowski and F Ryan Spooner to Providence (AHL), Placed F Jamie Tardif on waivers for purpose of assignment. Sent D Aaron Johnson to Providence on a conditioning loan.

CAROLINA HURRICANES — Assigned F Andreas Nodl and F Brett Sutter to Charlotte (AHL).

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS — Assigned F Jimmy Hayes, F Brandon Pirri and D Ryan Stanton to Rockford (AHL).

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS — Assigned D Tim Erixon to Springfield (AHL).

DALLAS STARS — Named Mike Modano executive adviser.

EDMONTON OILERS — Reassigned G Tyler Bunz from Stockton (ECHL) to Oklahoma City (AHL).

FLORIDA PANTHERS — Reassigned F Quinton Howden, G Jacob Markstrom, F Jon Rheault, D Colby Robak and F Drew Shore to San Antonio (AHL).

LOS ANGELES KINGS — Reassigned G Jean-Francois Berube from Manchester (AHL) to Ontario (ECHL).

MINNESOTA WILD — Activated RW Pierre-Marc Bouchard from injured reserve. Reassigned D Steven Kampfer to Houston (AHL). Waived C Jake Dowell, RW Nick Palmieri and LW Stephane Veilleux.

MONTREAL CANADIENS — Reassigned F Ian Schultz from Hamilton (AHL) to Utah (ECHL).

NEW JERSEY DEVILS — Reassigned LW Harry Young from Kalamazoo (ECHL) to Albany (AHL).

NEW YORK ISLANDERS — Claimed C Keith Aucoin off waivers from Toronto. Returned C Ryan Strome to Niagara (OHL) and D Griffin Reinhart to Edmonton (WHL).

NEW YORK ISLANDERS — Loaned D Jon Landry to Bridgeport (AHL).

NEW YORK RANGERS — Recalled F Brandon Segal from Connecticut (AHL). Bought out the contract of D wade Redden.

OTTAWA SENATORS — Assigned D Cody Ceci to Owen Sound (OHL). Reassigned F Mike Hoffman to Binghamton (AHL).

PHOENIX COYOTES — Assigned F Chris Brown, F Andy Miele, F Brendan Shinnimin, F Jordan Szwarz, D Brandon Gormley and D Chris Summers to Portland (AHL).

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING — Reassigned F Tyler Johnson and D Mark Barbiero and D Radko Gudas to Syracuse (AHL).

American Hockey League

ALBANY DEVILS — Recalled RW Bryan Haczyk and C Kelly Zajac from Trenton (ECHL).

HAMILTON BULLDOGS — Released F Riley Armstrong and D Mark Isherwood from professional tryout contracts.

NORFOLK ADMIRALS — Signed D Kent Huskins to a professional tryout contract.


IOC — Stripped Lance Armstrong of his bronze medal in the road cycling time trial at the 2000 Olympics.


CONCACAF — Named Hugo Salcedo director of development.

Major League Soccer

PORTLAND TIMBERS — Traded F Mike Fucito to San Jose for a 2013 second-round draft pick.


FLORIDA — Promoted linebackers coach/special teams coordinator D.J. Durkin to defensive coordinator.

RIPON — Named Greg Janssen men's tennis coach.

RUTGERS — Named Jimmy Gill assistant director of athletic communications.

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