BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Agreed to terms with RHP Joel Pineiro on a minor league contract.
CHICAGO CUBS — Promoted Alex Sugarman to senior vice presidnet of strategy and development.
COLORADO ROCKIES — Agreed to terms with C Gustavo Molina and C Yorvit Torrealba on minor league contracts.
SAN DIEGO PADRES — Designated 2B Jeudy Valdez for assignment.
EL PASO DIABLOS — Signed OF/RHP Victor Ferrante.
FARGO-MOORHEAD REDHAWKS — Signed RHP Alex Sunderland and RHP Kevin Fuqua.
GRAND PRAIRIE AIR HOGS — Signed INF Yasutsugu Nishimoto.
KANSAS CITY T-BONES — Traded INF Jairo Perez to Grand Prairie for RHP Brad Furnish.
LAREDO LEMURS — Signed C Brian Peterson.
WICHITA WINGNUTS — Signed C Stephen Yoo. Released RHP Tony Marsala.
NEWARK BEARS — Signed INF Mike Richard.
|National Basketball Association|
PHILADELPHIA 76ERS — Signed G Jeremy Pargo to a 10-day contract.
|National Football League|
NFL — Named Dean Blandino vice president of officiating. Reinstated coach Gregg Williams from suspension.
TENNESSEE TITANS — Named Gregg Willaims senior assistant defensive coach.
|National Hockey League|
NEW YORK RANGERS — Reassigned D Jyri Niemi from Greenville (ECHL) to Connecticut (AHL).
|American Hockey League|
CONNECTICUT WHALE — Signed F Michael Pelech to a professional tryout agreement.
|Major League Soccer|
HOUSTON DYNAMO — Signed D Jermaine Taylor to a contract extension.
|National Women's Soccer League|
WASHINGTON SPIRIT — Signed G Chantel Jones and M Ingrid Wells.
OKLAHOMA STATE — Named Mike Yurcich offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach.