Wednesday's Sports Transactions

February 14, 2018 - 6:59 pm

American League

CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Agreed to terms with LHP Hector Santiago on a minor league contract.

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES — Agreed to terms with C Chris Stewart on a one-year contract.

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Agreed to terms with RHP Bud Norris on a one-year contract. Designated RHP Rowan Wick for assignment.

American Association



Can-Am League

NEW JERSEY JACKALS — Signed INF Gianfranco Wawoe.

SUSSEX COUNTY MINERS — Signed LHP David Rollins.

Frontier League

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES — Signed RHP Tyler Hunt and RHP Matt Oxner.

JOLIET SLAMMERS — Signed RHP Connor Kelly.

NORMAL CORNBELTERS — Signed RHP Neil Kozikowski.

RIVER CITY RASCALS — Signed OF Connor Oliver to a contract extension. Placed RHP Tim Koons and OF Brandon Thomas on the suspended list.

SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS — Signed LHP James Murly and 1B/OF Ryan Rodriguez.

Women's National Basketball Association

LOS ANGELES SPARKS — Signed G Cappie Pondexter.

National Football League

ARIZONA CARDINALS — Named Chris Achuff assistant defensive line caoch, Ray Brown offensive line coach, Alonso Escalante defensive quality control coach, Charlie Harbison assistant defensive backs coach, Don Johnson senior assistant defensive line coach, Randal McCray assistant special teams coach, David Merritt Sr. defensive backs coach, Jason Michael tight ends coach, Troy Rothenbuhler offensive quality control coach, Cameron Turner offensive assistant coach and Kirby Wilson running backs coach. Retained linebackers coach Larry Foote, wide receivers coach Kevin Garver, assistant offensive line coach Steve Heiden, quarterbacks coach Byron Leftwich, strength and conditioning coach Buddy Morris, and running backs coach Terry Allen.

ATLANTA FALCONS — Named Bernie Parmalee running backs coach, Mayur Chaudhari assistant special teams coach and Chad Walker assistant offensive coach.

BUFFALO BILLS — Named Terry Robiskie receivers coach.


NEW YORK JETS — Promoted quarterbacks coach Jeremy Bates to offensive coordinator. Named Rick Dennison offensive line coach/run game coordinator and Steve Jackson assistant defensive backs coach.

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS — Signed C Daniel Kilgore to a three-year contract extension.

Canadian Football League

EDMONTON ESKIMOS — Re-signed LB Doug Parrish and WR Jamill Smith. Signed DBs Nick Taylor and Alex Gray, OLs Kwabena Asare and Mykhael Quave, DLs Kalonji Kashama and Nick Usher, WRs AJ Cruz and Devante Noil, RB Marion Grice, QB Zach Kline, LB Jon Walton and DL Darius Allen. Released DB Andrew Lue.

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Signed WR Mitchell Baines to a two-year contract.

National Hockey League

ANAHEIM DUCKS — Assigned D Korbinian Holzer to San Diego (AHL).

LOS ANGELES KINGS — Recalled F Michael Mersch from Ontario (AHL).

ST. LOUIS BLUES — Reassigned F Tage Thompson to San Antonio (AHL) and D Nolan De Jong to Colorado (ECHL). Announced San Antonio hae recalled F Brady Shaw from Colorado.

VANCOUVER CANUCKS — Signed general manager Jim Benning to a multiyear contract extension.

American Hockey League

AHL — Suspended San Antonio F Klim Kostin one game for an illegal check to the head of an opponent in a game at Iowa on Feb. 12.


ECHL — Suspended Utah F Travis Howe three games and fined him an undisclosed amount for an illegal check to the head of an opponent in a game at Rapid City on Feb. 10. Suspended Kansas City F Garrett Klotz eight games and Eric Freschi two games and fined them undisclosed amounts for their actions in a game at Toledo on Feb. 10.

Major League Soccer

NEW YORK RED BULLS — Acquired a 2019 fourth-round draft pick from Toronto for the right of first refusal for G Caleb Patterson-Sewell.

North American Soccer League

JACKSONVILLE ARMADA FC — Transferred G Caleb Patterson-Sewell to Toronto (MLS).

National Premier Soccer League

BOSTON CITY FC — Announced F Isaac Nana Addai is returning for the 2018 season.


CITADEL — Named Dave Zelenock volleyball coach.

HAMPTON — Named Bobby Blizzard wide receivers coach and Kenyon Blue cornerbacks coach.

RADFORD — Named Scott Davis associate athletics director for advancement.

TENNESSEE — Announced Robert Gillespie, running backs coach, will not return next season.

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