|Monday’s Sports Transactions 1/28/13|
|Written by Staff Reports|
|Tuesday, January 29, 2013 9:59 AM|
By The Associated Press
PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES—Agreed to terms with INF Yuniesky Betancourt on a minor league contract.
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS—Agreed to terms with INF Ronny Cedeno on a one-year contract and C Rob Johnson, C J.R. Towles and OF Justin Christian on minor league contracts. Named Bengie Molina assistant hitting coach. Designated LHP Barret Browning for assignment.
AMARILLO SOX—Signed RHP Jake Negrete.
ST. PAUL SAINTS—Signed RHP Dustin Klabunde.
WICHITA WINGNUTS—Acquired RHP Tommy Mendoza from Joliet for a player to be named.
FLORENCE FREEDOM—Placed RHP Andy Clark and OF Drew Rundle on the suspended list. Released OF Willie Holmes.
FRONTIER GREYS—Signed RHP Dakota Laufenberg.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES—Signed OF Jimmy Brenneman.
JOLIET SLAMMERS—Signed OF Mike Mendoza. Released C Matt Mirabel.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS—Signed INF Andrew Davis, RHP Doug Shields and RHP Matt Smith to contract extensions.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS—Released C Trey Manz, LHP Tyler Stovall and INF Jason Thompson.
RIVER CITY RASCALS—Signed RHP Andrew Virgili.
National Basketball Association
DALLAS MAVERICKS—Signed G Mike James for the remainder of the season. Assigned G Jared Cunningham to Texas (NBADL).
HOUSTON ROCKETS—Recalled F-C Donatas Motiejunas from Rio Grande Valley (NBADL).
INDIANA PACERS—Re-signed F Sam Young.
PHILADELPHIA 76ERS—Signed G Shelvin Mack to a second 10-day contract.
National Football League
BUFFALO BILLS—Named Kurt Anderson and Jason Vrable offensive quality control coaches.
CHICAGO BEARS—Signed C Cyhl Quarles to a a reserve/future contract. Named Sean Desai and Chris Harris defensive quality control coaches and Dwayne Stukes assistant special teams coach.
CLEVELAND BROWNS—Named Fred Nance senior advisor and special counsel.
DETROIT LIONS—Named Brian Xanders senior personnel executive.
KANSAS CITY CHIEFS—Signed OL Ryan Durand.
National Hockey League
ANAHEIM DUCKS—Reassigned G Frederik Andersen to the Danish national team and F Ryan Lasch from Norfolk (AHL) to Vaxjo (Swedish Elite).
DALLAS STARS—Placed F Derek Roy on injured reserve.
MONTREAL CANADIENS—Signed D P.K. Subban to a two-year contract.
NEW JERSEY DEVILS—Assigned LW Mattias Tedenby to Albany (AHL).
OTTAWA SENATORS—Recalled F Mika Zibanejad from Binghamton (AHL).
National Lacrosse League
EDMONTON RUSH—Released F Tom Johnson. Signed D Michael Cudmore.
Major League Soccer
COLUMBUS CREW—Agreed to terms with D/M Agustin Viana.
L.A. GALAXY—Named Chris Klein president.
NEW ENGLAND REVOLUTION—Announced an affiliate partnership with Rochester (USL PRO).
VANCOUVER WHITECAPS—Signed M Daigo Kobayashi.
HOFSTRA—Signed volleyball coach Kristina Hernandez to a multiyear contract.
ST. JOSEPH’S (L.I.)—Named Jeanette Dunnigan and Heidi Kissinger women’s assistant lacrosse coaches.