Major League Baseball
MLB–Suspended Cincinnati RHP Vaughn Covington (Arizona League Reds) and Los Angeles Angels C Carlos Ramirez (Arkansas-Texas) 50 games each after second violations for drugs of abuse under the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.
BALTIMORE ORIOLES–Placed 2B Brian Roberts on the 15-day DL. Recalled INF Yamaico Navarro from Norfolk (IL).
HOUSTON ASTROS–Designated RHP Edgar Gonzalez for assignment.
OAKLAND ATHLETICS–Acquired C Stephen Vogt from Tampa Bay for a player to be named or cash considerations and optioned Vogt to Sacramento (PCL). Designated RHP Dan Otero for assignment.
TAMPA BAY RAYS–Placed RHP Jeff Niemann on the 15-day DL, retroactive to March 28. Recalled RHP Brandon Gomes from Durham (IL).
MIAMI MARLINS–Placed 1B Casey Kotchman on the 15-day DL. Recalled C Kyle Skipworth from New Orleans (PCL).
JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS–Agreed to terms with WR Mohamed Massaquoi on a two-year contract.
OAKLAND RAIDERS–Waived LB Rolando McClain.
SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS–Signed OT Anthony Davis to a five-year contract extension through the 2019 season.
BOSTON BRUINS–Signed F Matthew Lindblad to an entry-level contract.
CAROLINA HURRICANES–Recalled D Brett Bellemore from Charlotte (AHL).
COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS–Recalled D Cody Goloubef from Springfield (AHL).
WASHINGTON CAPITALS–Signed D Patrick Wey to a two-year, entry-level contract.
NORTH CAROLINA STATE–Named Wes Moore women’s basketball coach.
NORTHWESTERN–Named Tavaras Hardy men’s assistant basketball coach.
OHIO STATE–Announced junior F Deshaun Thomas will enter the NBA draft.
RUTGERS–Announced the resignation of athletic director Tim Pernetti.
TULANE–Announced freshman G Ricky Tarrant, junior F Josh Davis, junior G Ben Cherry, sophomore F-C Lotanna Nwogbo, freshman G RaAnthony Sanders and freshman F Marc Eddy Norelia are transferring from the basketball team.