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American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES – Reinstated OF Henry Urrutia from the restricted list. Designated INF Wilson Betemit for assignment.

National League

ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS – Reinstated RHP J.J. Putz from the 15-day DL.

CINCINNATI REDS – Reinstated RHP Johnny Cueto and LHP Sean Marshall from the 60-day DL. Designated RHP Kyle Lotzkar and RHP Josh Ravin for assignment.



PHILADELPHIA 76ERS – Named Dan Hauser senior vice president of corporate partnerships.

WASHINGTON WIZARDS – Promoted Tommy Sheppard to senior vice president of basketball operations, Ed Tapscott to vice president of player programs, Pat Sullivan to assistant coach, Brett Greenberg to director of basketball analytics/salary cap management, Bryan Oringher to video coordinator and Ryan Richman to assistant video coordinator. Named Marc Eversley vice president of scouting, Frank Ross director of player personnel, Greg Ballard advance pro scout and Thomas Knox director of player performance and rehabilitation.



NFL – Suspended Tampa Bay S Dashon Goldson one game for a flagrant and repeat violation of NFL safety rules prohibiting hits to the head and neck area of defenseless players.

CINCINNATI BENGALS – Signed LB J.K. Schaffer from the practice squad. Waived S Jeromy Miles.

DENVER BRONCOS – Signed OT Chris Clark to a two-year contract extension through 2015.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS – Signed RB Miguel Maysonet to the practice squad.

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS – Claimed CB Jamell Fleming off waivers from Arizona. Signed G Jacques McClendon. Waived WR Jeremy Ebert and CB Marcus Burley. Signed DE Chris McCoy to the practice squad.

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS – Waived S Bradley McDougald.

NEW YORK JETS – Released P Robert Malone. Signed P Ryan Quigley and LB Scott Solomon. Released WR Rashaan Vaughn from the practice squad. Signed LB Danny Lansanah to the practice squad.


EDMONTON ESKIMOS – Released DE Nekos Brown and OL Branden Curry.



DALLAS STARS – Assigned G Philippe Desrosiers to Rimouski (QMJHL), D John Klingberg to Frolunda (Sweden) and D Troy Vance to Charlottetown (QMJHL). Released G Josh Robinson from his professional tryout.

FLORIDA PANTHERS – Agreed to terms with G Tim Thomas on professional tryout contract.


AHL – Named Jonathan Forsberg manager of team business services and Alyssa Dombrowski coordinator of digital media and communications.


ITF – Suspended Marin Cilic nine months for a doping violation, retroactive to May 1.