Tuesday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on January 8, 2013 at 3:03 PM

Updated Tuesday, Jan 8 at 3:07 PM

American League

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Agreed to terms with LHP Scott Kazmir, RHP Jerry Gil and LHP Edward Paredes on minor league contracts.

National League

LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Agreed to terms with LHP J.P. Powell on a one-year contract.

Can-Am League

NEW JERSEY JACKALS — Sold the contract of INF Nick Giarraputo to the Chicago White Sox.

NEWARK BEARS — Named Garry Templeton manager.

United League

SAN ANGELO COLTS — Exercised the 2013 contract option on OF Ronnie Gaines.

National Basketball Association

MILWAUKEE BUCKS — Announced Scott Skiles is out as coach by mutual agreement. Promoted assistant coach Jim Boylan to interim head coach.

National Football League

ARIZONA CARDINALS — Signed WR Stephen Williams and WR Gerell Robinson to reserve/future contracts.

BALTIMORE RAVENS — ReleasedLB Sergio Kindle from the practice squad. Reinstated CB Asa Jackson.

CAROLINA PANTHERS — Signed WR Jared Green and T Ray Dominguez to reserve/future contracts.

CINCINNATI BENGALS — Signed WR Justin Hilton, LS Bryce Davis, QB Zac Robinson, T Dan Knapp, OL DeQuin Evans and LB J.K. Schaffer to reserve/future contracts.

CLEVELAND BROWNS — Signed WR Carlton Mitchell to a reserve/future contract.

DALLAS COWBOYS — Signed WR Anthony Armstrong,l TE Colin Cochart and LS Charley Hughlett to reserve/future contracts.

DETROIT LIONS — Signed WR Terrence Toliver, TE Nathan Overbay and G Justin Boren to reserve/future contracts.

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS — Signed LB Cameron Sheffield to a reserve/future contract.

MIAMI DOLPHINS — Signed CB Dion Turner to a reserve/future contract.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Signed WR Andre Holmes to the practice squad.

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS — Signed T Aderious Simmons to a reserve/future contract.

NEW YORK JETS — Fired offensive coordinator Tony Sparano.

OAKLAND RAIDERS — Signed DB Brandon Underwood to a reserve/future contract.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS — Signed TE Deangelo Peterson, FB Eric Kettani, NT Chigbo Anunoby, DT Dominique Hamilton and DB Korey Lindsey to reserve/future contracts.

National Hockey League

ST. LOUIS BLUES — Reassigned F Cody Beach and D Brett Ponich from Evansville (ECHL) to Peoria (AHL) and F Jay Barriball from Bloomington (CHL) to Peoria.

American Hockey League

HAMILTON BULLDOGS — Signed F Joey Tenute to a professional tryout contract.

TORONTO MARLIES — Recalled F Andrew Crescenzi and F Jamie Devane from San Francisco (ECHL) and G Mark Owuya from Las Vegas (ECHL). Signed D Ryan Grimshaw to a professional tryout contract.

Major League Soccer

FC DALLAS — Named Brent Erwin assistant coach.

L.A. GALAXY — Agreed to terms with M Colin Clark, M Mike Magee and G Brian Perk.

NEW YORK RED BULLS — Signed M Lloyd Sam.

TORONTO FC — Named Ryan Nelsen coach.


RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE — Named Nick Palazzo men's and women's assistant track and field coach.

TEXAS TECH — Named Todd Shulenberger women's associate head soccer coach.

UCF — Named Lorenzo Costantini defensive line coach and Mike Buscemi special teams coordinator and tight ends coach.