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Transactions

BASEBALL

American League

BOSTON RED SOX–Reassigned INF Xander Bogaerts, INF Jonathan Diaz and INF Drew Sutton to their minor league camp.

DETOIT TIGERS–Sent LHP Kyle Lobstein outright to Erie (EL) and traded C Curt Casali to Tampa to retain the rights to Lobstein, a Rule 5 Draft selection.

HOUSTON ASTROS–Optioned RHP Chia-Jen Lo to Oklahoma City (PCL).

FOOTBALL

NFL

ATLANTA FALCONS–Announced the retirement of C Todd McClure.

CHICAGO BEARS–Agreed to terms with OT Jonathan Scott on a one-year contract.

CINCINNATI BENGALS–Agreed to terms with CB Adam Jones and WR Brandon Tate.

CLEVELAND BROWNS–Signed DB Kevin Barnes to a one-year contract.

TENNESSEE TITANS–Agreed to terms with DE Ropati Pitoitua.

HOCKEY

NHL

DALLAS STARS–Activated D Aaron Rome from injured reserve.

DETROIT RED WINGS–Reassigned C Calle Jarnkrok from Brynas (Sweden) to Grand Rapids (AHL).

COLLEGE

COLONIAL ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION–Announced George Mason will leave the conference for the Atlantic 10, effective July 1.

MINNESOTA–Fired men’s basketball coach Tubby Smith.

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