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American League

BOSTON RED SOX–Recalled RHP Alfredo Aceves from Pawtucket (IL).

CLEVELAND INDIANS–Recalled 3B Lonnie Chisenhall from Columbus (IL). Optioned RHP Matt Langwell to the Columbus.

NEW YORK YANKEES–Placed 1B Mark Teixeira on the 15-day DL.

TEXAS RANGERS–Recalled LHP Joseph Ortiz and C Robinson Chirinos from Round Rock (PCL). Placed INF/OF Jeff Baker on 15-day DL, retroactive to June 13. Optioned Chris McGuiness to Round Rock.

National League

ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS–Signed RHP Braden Shipley to a minor league contract.

ATLANTA BRAVES–Placed C Evan Gattis on the 15-day DL. Recalled INF Tyler Pastornicky from Gwinnett (IL).

CHICAGO CUBS–Signed LHP Rob Zastryzny, RHP Zachary Godley. C Cael Brockmeyer, SS Giuseppe Papaccio, 2B Zak Blair, LF Kevin Brown, LHP Tyler Ihrig and RHP Zak Hermans to minor league contracts.

MILWAUKEE BREWERS–Signed 1B Garrett Cooper, CF Omar Garcia, CF Brandon Diaz, LHP Tyler Linehan, RHP Andy Hillis, C Tanner Norton, RHP Brandon Moore, LHP Clint Terry, RHP Tristan Archer, CF Eric Williams, RHP Chris Razo, RHP Drew Ghelfi, RHP Alex Moore, RHP Tanner Poppe, RHP Dylan Brock, CF Charlie Markson, C John Cleary, RHP Sean Wardour, RHP Harvey Martin, UTL Nathan Orf and RHP Scott Harkin to minor league contracts.

NEW YORK METS–Reinstated RHP Scott Atchison from the 15-day DL. Placed INF Justin Turner on the 15-day DL, retroactive to June 17. Recalled RHP Zack Wheeler from Las Vegas (PCL).

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES–Activated C Carlos Ruiz from the 15-day DL. Optioned C Stephen Lerud to Lehigh Valley (IL).

PITTSBURGH PIRATES–Agreed to terms with C Reese McGuire on a minor league contract.

SAN DIEGO PADRES–Announced OF Donavan Tate reported to extended spring training.



MILWAUKEE BUCKS–Announced F Monta Ellis won’t exercise his option for the upcoming season, making him an unrestricted free agent on July 1.



ATLANTA FALCONS–Signed TE Colin Cloherty. Waived TE Anthony Miller.

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS–Signed S Johnathan Cyprien and CB Dwayne Gratz.

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS–Waived WR Brandon Carswell.



DETROIT RED WINGS–Agreed to terms with C Pavel Datsyuk on a three-year contract extension, through the 2014-15 season.

LOS ANGELES KINGS–Agreed to terms with D Slava Voynov on a six-year contract.

NASHVILLE PREDATORS–Signed F Kevin Henderson to a two-year contract.

PHOENIX COYOTES–Agreed to terms with Portland (AHL) coach Ray Edwards, assistant coaches John Slaney and Mike Minard, athletic trainer Mike Booi and equipment manager John Krouse on contract extensions.

SAN JOSE SHARKS–Agreed to terms on a contract extension with C Logan Couture.


STOCKTON THUNDER–Announced the resignation of coach Matt Thomas to become men’s ice hockey coach at the University of Alaska Anchorage.


JAMAICA ATHLETICS ADMINISTRATIVE ASSOCIATION–Announced Olympic sprinter Veronica Campbell Brown is serving a suspension while anti-doping officials rule on her recent positive drug test.



MLS–Suspended FC Dallas D Jair Benitez, Vancouver F Kekuta Manneh, Colorado D Hendry Thomas and Colorado coach Oscar Pareja, one game each for their actions in games on June 15.

FC DALLAS–Signed MF Danny Garcia.

SAN JOSE EARTHQUAKES–Named Nick Dasovic assistant coach.


GOLDEN STATE ATHLETIC CONFERENCE–Announced William Jessup will become the league’s ninth member beginning with the 2014-15 season.

BRIDGEWATER (VA.)–Named Brian Crist assistant football coach.

FAIRFIELD–Announced the men’s lacrosse program will join the Colonial Athletic Association as an associate member, beginning in 2015.

NORTHWESTERN–Named Armon Gates men’s assistant basketball coach.

SAINT JOSEPH’S–Named Mike Glavin administrator of men’s and women’s track program and coach of men’s cross country and track and field.

VIRGINIA–Named Blake Miller softball coach.