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COMMISSIONER’S OFFICE – Suspended Tampa Bay RHP Jose Disla 50 games for a violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES – Optioned RHP Josh Stinson to Norfolk (IL). Agreed to terms with OF Delvi Cid on a minor league contract.

BOSTON RED SOX – Optioned RHP Alfredo Aceves to Pawtucket (IL). Sent RHP Joel Hanrahan to Pawtucket (IL) for a rehab assignment.

DETROIT TIGERS – Sent OF Avisail Garcia to Lakeland (FSL) for a rehab assignment.

LOS ANGELES ANGELS – Optioned RHP David Carpenter to Salt Lake (PCL). Assigned RHP Elvin Ramirez outright to Salt Lake.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS – Sent OF Yoenis Cespedes to Sacramento (PCL) for a rehab assignment.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS – Assigned RHP Ramon Ortiz outright to Buffalo (IL).

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES – Sent C Brian McCann to Rome (SAL) for a rehab assignment.

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS – Placed 1B Matt Adams on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 22. Selected the contract of INF Jermaine Curtis from Memphis (PCL).



BROOKLYN NETS – Signed general manager Billy King to a contract extension.



GREEN BAY PACKERS – Signed QB Aaron Rodgers to a contract extension.



BOSTON BRUINS – Assigned D Matt Bartkowski to Providence (AHL).

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS – Recalled Fs Jimmy Hayes, Jeremy Morin, Brandon Pirri and Ben Smith; Ds Ryan Stanton, Adam Clendening, Shawn Lalonde and Steve Montador; and G Henrik Karlsson from Rockford (AHL).

DETROIT RED WINGS – Reassigned LW Marek Tvrdon from Vancouver (WHL) to Grand Rapids (AHL).

MINNESOTA WILD – Recalled F Carson McMillan from Houston (AHL).


ECHL – Suspended Alaska F Chris Clackson one game and fined him an undisclosed amount.


KANSAS – Announced men’s basketball F Hunter Mickelson is transferring from Arkansas.

MINNESOTA – Named Dan McHale men’s assistant basketball coach.