Tuesday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on February 12, 2013 at 5:01 PM

American League

KANSAS CITY ROYALS_Acquired INF/OF Elliot Johnson from Tampa Bay to complete an earlier trade. Placed RHP Felipe Paulino on the 60-day DL.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS_Agreed to terms with LHP Hideki Okajima on a minor league contract.

SEATTLE MARINERS_Agreed to terms with RHP Felix Hernandez on a multiyear contract. Agreed to terms with RHP Jon Garland on a minor league contract.

TEXAS RANGERS_Agrred to terms with LHP Jeff Beliveau, RHP Cory Burns, RHP Justin Grimm, LHP Michael Kirkman, RHP Justin Miller, RHP Neil Ramirez, LHP Robbie Ross and INF Mike Olt on one-year contracts.

National League

CINCINNATI REDS— Agreed to terms with RHP Mat Latos on a two-year contract.

Midwest League

QUAD CITIES RIVER BANDITS_Named Harold Craw general manager.

American Association

EL PASO DIABLOS_Released LHP Steve Evarts, RHP Ronny Morla, INF Dan Nelson, C Zach Larson and INF Fernando Valenzuela.

SIOUX CITY EXPLORERS_Released RHP Nick Schumacher, C Ray Serrano and INF Ryan Priddy.

National Football League

CHICAGO BEARS_Terminated the contract of WR Johnny Knox.

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS_Signed TE Kevin Brock, DL Marcus Dixon and WR Mardy Gilyard.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS_Named Keith Burns special teams coordinator.

Canadian Football League

EDMONTON ESKIMOS_Signed SB Fred Stamps to a contract extension.

National Hockey League

ANAHEIM DUCKS_Reassigned G Frederik Andersen to Norfolk (AHL) and G Marco Cousineau from Norfolk to Fort wayne (ECHL).

CALGARY FLAMES_Assigned F Ben Street to Abbotsford (AHL). Called up F Paul Byron from Abbotsford.

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS_Assigned D Nick Holden to Springfield (AHL).

MINNESOTA WILD_Recalled G Darcy Kuemper from Houston (AHL). Reassigned D Marco Scandella to Houston.

ST. LOUIS BLUES_Recalled G Jake Allen from Peoria (AHL). Reassigned G Paul Karpowich to Evansville (ECHL).

American Hockey League

MILWAUKEE ADMIRALS_Assigned F Jack MacLellan to Cincinnati (ECHL).

NORFOLK ADMIRALS_Signed D Sacha Guimond to a professional tryout contract. Released F Brayden Irwin from his PTO.


IDAHO STEELHEADS_Announced D Jeremie Blain was assigned to the team by Chicago (AHL).

STOCKTON THUNDER_Announced G Olivier Roy and D Brandon Davidson were assigned to the team from Oklahoma City (AHL).

North American Socer League

NEW YORK COSMOS_Signed D Hunter Freeman.


ILLINOIS_Named Greg Colby defensive line coach.

MAINE-FARMINGTON_Named Tom Sheridan men's lacrosse coach.

SHENANDOAH_Named Brock McCullough associate head football coach, Stan Hodgin offensive coordinator and Drake Woodard defensive backs coach. Retained defensive line coach Kalvin Oliver.