By Associated Press
Major League Baseball
BALTIMORE ORIOLES – Assigned LHP Logan Allen directly to Norfolk (IL) after he released the exemptions. Placed RHP Travis Lankins Sr. on the 15-day IL, retroactive to May 12.
BOSTON RED SOX – Reinstated 15-day IL RHP Michael Wacha. Optional RHP Ryan Brasier to Worcester (IL).
CLEVELAND GUARDIANS — Appointed RHP Luis Oviedo for assignment. Reinstated 1B Josh Naylor from IL for 10 days. Optional SS Richie Palacios to Columbus (IL).
CHICAGO WHITE SOX – Reinstated RHP Michael Kopech from paternity list. Optional RHP Ryan Burr to Charlotte (IL).
DETROIT TIGERS — Placed RHP Will Vest in IL. Selected contract from RHP Drew Carlton of Toledo (IL). Claimed INF/OF Brendon Davis out of LA Angels exemptions and opted for Toledo. RHPs Elvin Rodriguez and Ricardo Pinto are with the team in Cleveland as members of the taxi squad.
KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Moved SS Adalberto Mondesi from 10-day TI to 60-day TI. Selected the contract from LHP Foster Griffin of Omaha (IL). Optional RHP Carlos Hernandez to Omaha. Reminded RHP Matt Peacock of Omaha.
OAKLAND ATLET — Reminded RHP Jake Lemoine and LHP Zach Logue of Las Vegas (PCL). Placed RHP Daulton Jefferies on IL for 15 days, retroactive to 19 May. Optional LHP Kirby Snead to Las Vegas.
SEATTLE MARINERS — Reinstated RHP Matt 15-Day IL Party. RHP Wyatt Mills option for Tacoma (PCL).
TEXAS RANGERS — Repealed RHP Nick Snyder of Round Rock (PCL). Optional RHP Josh Sborz for Round Rock.
ARIZONA DIAMONDS — Jake McCarthy’s call from the taxi squad. Optional RHP Jacob Webb for Reno (PCL).
CINCINNATI REDS — Activated 1B Joey Votto. RHPs Joel Kuhnell and Tyler Mahle, 2B Brandon Drury and CF Albert Almora Jr. on the shortlist. Assigned SS Jose Barrero to Louisville (IL) on a rehabilitation assignment. Placed LHP Ross Detwiler on bereavement list. Selected contracts for 2B Taylor Motter, RF Aristides Aquino and RHP Graham Ashcroft of Louisville.
LOS ANGELES DODGERS – Sent RHP Shane Greene directly to Oklahoma City (PCL).
MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Andrew McCutchen reinstated from IL 10 days. Optional RHP Trevor Kelley to Nashville (IL).
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Placed LF Tyler O’Neill in 10-day IL. Selected the contract of 3B Nolan Gorman of Memphis (IL). Moved RHP Jack Flaherty from 10-day IL to 60-day IL.
SAN DIEGO PADRES — LHP Tim Hill reinstated from 15-day IL. Optional RHP Steven Wilson to El Paso (PCL).
SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Placed DE LaMonte Wade Jr. on the 10-day IL, retroactive to May 19. Repealed from Luis Gonzalez de Sacramento (PCL).
LONG ISLAND DUCKS — Signed and activated RHP Chris Cepeda. Lew Ford reinstated. Placed Brady Feigl LHPs in IL, retroactive to May 18, and Stephen Tarpley, retroactive to May 19.
EMPIRE STATE GRAYS — Released RHP Jake Ferrante.
FLORENCE Y’ALLS — Released INF Andrés Rios.
GATEWAY GRIZLIES — Signed OF Breland Almadova.
QUEBEC CAPITALES — Released RHP Matt Taylor.
TRI-CITY VALLEYCATS — Signed RHP Aneudy Acosta. Released RHP Eddy Tavarez.
TROIS-RIVIERES AIGLES — Signed RHP Wes Albert.
National Women’s Basketball Association
CHICAGO SKY – Announced G Kahleah Copper is active and C Tina Krajisnik was a tough launch.
INDIAN FEVER — Announced G Bria Hartley is active.
National Football League
BALTIMORE RAVENS — Signed DT Travis Jones to a four-year contract.
CINCINNATI BENGALS — Signed CB Cam Taylor-Britt and DE Jeff Gunter.
DALLAS COWBOYS — Fired DB La’Kendrick Van Zandt.
GREEN BAY PACKERS — Dismissed K JJ Molson.
HOUSTON TEXANS – Released CB Jimmy Moreland.
INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Signed TE Jelani Woods and OT Bernhard Raimann to four-year contracts.
LAS VEGAS RAIDERS — Signed WR Jordan Veasy. Dismissed FB Sutton Smith.
NEW YORK GIANTS — Signe CB Cor’Dale Flott.
PITTSBURGH STEELERS – Signed DE DeMarvin Leal to a rookie contract.
SEATTLE SEAHAWKS – Waived from QB Levi Lewis.
TITANS OF TENNESSEE — Signed OT Nicholas Petit-Frere.
Canadian Football League
WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Signed DB Tyrell Ford. Signed OL Liam Dobson to a two-year contract.
National Hockey League
DALLAS STARS – Announced that head coach Rick Bowness will step aside and assistant coaches John Steven, Derek Laxdal and Todd Nelson will also not return next season.
National Hockey League
ST. LOUIS BLUES — Transferred D Steven Santini to Springfield (AHL).
East Coast Hockey League
FLORIDA EVERBLADES — Activated Fs Matteo Gennaro and Jake Jaremko from the reserve. He put Fs Michael Neville and Nathan Perkovich on the reserve.
NEWLAND GROWLERS — Activated reserve Ds Evan Neugold and Garrett Johnston. Placed Fs Nathan Noel and Pavel Gogolev in reserve.
Major League Soccer
FC DALLAS – Announced Fs Paul Arriola and Jesus Ferreira were called up by the US men’s team.
NASHVILLE SC — Announced D Walker Zimmerman has been added to the US Men’s National Team roster for upcoming international matches.
NEW ENGLAND REVOLUTION – Announced G Matt Turner has been named to the US Men’s National Team roster for the last set of US home games ahead of the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar.
NEW YORK RED BULLS – Announced D Aaron Long has been selected to the US Men’s National Team roster for upcoming June friendlies and CONCACAF Nations League matches.
SAN JOSE EARTHQUAKES — Appointed John Wolyniec Technical Director of Operations overseeing player development/scouting and roster management.
SPORTING KC — Announced M Marinos Tzionis was selected for the Cyprus Men’s National Team for four matches in the 2022-23 UEFA Nations League in June.
BUTLER – Appointed Tyler Watson as Men’s Basketball Strength and Conditioning Coach and Andrew Lentz Men’s Basketball Operations Coordinator.
MILWAUKEE – Appointed Jose Winston as Men’s Basketball Assistant Coach.
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