Monday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on April 22, 2013 at 2:01 PM

Updated Monday, Apr 22 at 2:06 PM

American League

BOSTON RED SOX — Optioned RHP Allen Webster to Pawtucket (IL).

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Reinstated RHP Matt Albers from the restricted list. Designated RHP Fernando Nieve for assignment.

HOUSTON ASTROS — Optioned LHP Dallas Keuchel to Oklahoma City (PCL). Recalled LHP Brett Oberholtzer from Oklahoma City.

KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Optioned LHP Will Smith from Omaha (PCL).

OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Sent 2B Adam Rosales to Sacramento (PCL) for a rehab assignment.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Traded OF Casper Wells to Oakland for cash considerations.

National League

LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Agreed to terms with RHP Anthony Ortega on a minor league contract.

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Sent OF Delmon Young to Clearwater (FSL) for a rehab assignment. Optioned LHP Joe Savery to Lehigh Valley (IL). Recalled RHP Jonathan Pettibone from Lehigh Valley.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS_Placed 3B Ryan Zimmerman on the 15-Day DL, retroactive to April 18. Recalled 3B Anthony Rendon from Harrisburg (EL).

American Association

AMARILLO SOX — Signed INF Wilberto Ortiz. Released C Zach Welch.

EL PASO DIABLOS — Signed INF Roberto Ramirez and OF Oscar Mesa.

KANSAS CITY T-BONES — Signed LHP Gaspar Santiago.

LAREDO LEMURES — Signed OF Sawyer Carroll.

ST. PAUL SAINTS — Signed INF Adam Frost.

WINNIPEG GOLDEYES — Released INF Price Kendall.

Can-Am League

NEWARK BEARS — Signed INF Bridger Hunt.

NEW JERSEY JACKALS — Released LHP Craig Clark.

National Football League

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS — Signed LB Scott Fujita to a one-day contract and announced his retirement.

Canadian Football League

BRITISH COLUMBIA LIONS — Signed FB Rolly Lumbala to a contract extension.

National Hockey League

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS — Assigned D David Savard to Springfield (AHL).

PHOENIX COYOTES — Assigned G Chad Johnson and F Nick Johnson to Portland (AHL).

WINNIPEG JETS — Recalled D Zach Redmond from a conditioning assignment with St. John's (AHL).


ALABAMA — Reassigned women's basketball coach Wendell Hudson to an administrative position.

NIAGARA — Named Chris Casey men's basketball coach.