KANSAS CITY ROYALS – Signed OF Gorkys Hernandez, 38 Brandon Laird, OF Paulo Orlando, OF Edinson Rincon, RHP Wilking Rodriguez and RHP P.J. Walters to minor league contracts.
TEXAS RANGERS – Agreed to terms with RHP Colby Lewis on a minor league contract.
GREEN BAY PACKERS – Placed CBs Casey Hayward and James Nixon on injured reserve. Activated S Sean Richardson and DE Jerel Worthy from the PUP list.
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS – Released RB Leon Washington. Signed DB Justin Green from the practice squad.
OAKLAND RAIDERS – Signed WR Greg Jenkins from the practice squad.
ST. LOUIS RAMS – Placed CB Cortland Finnegan and QB Brady Quinn on injured reserve. Activated S T.J. McDonald from injured reserve. Signed CB Quinton Pointer from the practice squad.