|Monday’s Sports Transactions|
|Written by Staff Reports|
|Tuesday, December 11, 2012 10:26 AM|
By The Associated Press
BOSTON RED SOX—Claimed RHP Sandy Rosario off waivers from Oakland.
CHICAGO WHITE SOX—Agreed to terms with INF Jeff Keppinger on a three-year contract.
DETROIT TIGERS—Agreed to terms with C Brayan Pena on a one-year contract. Designated LHP Matt Hoffman for assignment.
MINNESOTA TWINS—Named Marty Mason pitching coach, Tim Doherty hitting coach and Larry Bennese trainer of Rochester (IL); Chad Allen hitting coach and Chris Johnson trainer of New Britain (EL); Doug Mientkiewicz manager, Ivan Arteaga pitching coach and Alan Rail trainer of Fort Myers (FSL); Ryan Hedwall trainer of Cedar Rapids (MWL); Curtis Simondet trainer of Elizabethton (Appalachian); Chad Jackson minor league trainer and rehab coordinator; Erik Beiser minor league strength and conditioning coordinator;
TORONTO BLUE JAYS—Named Pat Hentgen bullpen coach.
CINCINNATI REDS—Agreed to terms with OF Ryan Ludwick on a two-year contract.
LOS ANGELES DODGERS—Agreed to terms with RHP Zack Greinke on a six-year contract.
PITTSBURGH PIRATES—Agreed to terms with RHP Jason Grilli on a two-year contract.
SIOUX FALLS PHEASANTS—Sold the contract of RHP Kyle Mertins to the Baltimore Orioles.
National Football League
ARIZONA CARDINALS—Placed C Rich Ohrnberger on injured reserve. Claimed QB Brian Hoyer off waivers from Pittsburgh.
BALTIMORE RAVENS—Fired offensive coordinator Cam Cameron. Announced quarterbacks coach Jim Caldwell will assume the duties of offensive coordinator.
CLEVELAND BROWNS—Signed TE Brad Smelley from the practice squad. Released DL Ronnie Cameron.
MIAMI DOLPHINS—Claimed WR Armon Binns off waivers from Cincinnati. Released CB Michael Coe.
MINNESOTA VIKINGS—Signed TE LaMark Brown to the practice squad.
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS—Activated RB Brandon Bolden from the suspended list.
NEW YORK JETS—Signed LB Joseph Dickson and WR Titus Ryan to the practice squad. Released DT Matt Hardison and WR Eddie McGee from the practice squad.
OAKLAND RAIDERS—Reinstated LB Rolando McClain from the reserve/suspended by club list. Signed CB Chimdi Chekwa from the practice squad. Released CB Ron Bartell and FB Owen Schmitt.
SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS—Suspended RB Brandon Jacobs for the remainder of the regular season following a series of posts on social media sites addressing his lack of playing time.
Canadian Football League
EDMONTON ESKIMOS—Promoted assistant general manager Ed Hervey to general manager.
National Hockey League
COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS—Reassigned G Allen York from Evansville (ECHL) to Springfield (AHL).
American Hockey League
CHARLOTTE CHECKERS—Recalled F Justin Shugg from Florida (ECHL). Reassigned F A.J. Jenks to Florida.
SAN ANTONIO RAMPAGE—Returned F David Pacan to Cincinnati (ECHL).
SPRINGFIELD FALCONS—Signed LW Chris Collins to a professional tryout contract. Recalled LW Wade MacLeod from Evansville (ECHL).
READING ROYALS—Announced D Brett Flemming has been recalled to Hershey (AHL).
Central Hockey League
RAPID CITY RUSH—Waived F Adam Chorneyko.
National Lacrosse League
BUFFALO BANDITS—Agreed to terms with F Luke Wiles and T Scott Stewart on one-year contracts.
Major League Soccer
FC DALLAS—Signed M Peter Luccin.
COLORADO—Named Mike MacIntyre football coach and signed him to a five-year contract.
OHIO STATE—Announced junior DT Johnathan Hankins will enter the NFL draft.
OREGON STATE—Suspended senior DE Rudolf Fifita, junior DT Mana Rosa and junior LN Dyllon Kalena Mafi from the football team following their arrest after a fight at a bar over the weekend.
TEXAS TECH—Named offensive line coach Chris Thomsen interim football coach. Announced the resignation of offensive coordinator Neal Brown to take the same position at Kentucky.
UTEP—Named Sean Kugler football coach.
WESTERN KENTUCKY—Named Bobby Petrino football coach.