|BASEBALL||Major League Baseball Players Association|
MLBPA — Named Kevin Slowey special assistant/bargaining.
CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Optioned C Rob Brantly to Birmingham (SL).
HOUSTON ASTROS — Optioned RHP Michael Feliz to Corpus Christi (TL). Reinstated LHP Brett Oberholtzer from the 15-day DL.
LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Assigned OF/1B Marc Krauss outright to Salt Lake (PCL).
NEW YORK YANKEES — Agreed to terms with OF Teodoro Martinez on a minor league contract.
OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Optioned RHP Angel Castro to Nashville (PCL). Reinstated LHP Eric O'Flaherty from the 15-day DL.
TAMPA BAY RAYS — Recalled RHP Andrew Bellatti from Durham (IL).
TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Added RHP Scott Copeland as the 26th man. Activated C Dioner Navarro from the 15-day DL. Optioned C Josh Thole to Buffalo (IL).
ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS — Optioned RHP Matt Stites to Reno (PCL).
ATLANTA BRAVES — Recalled RHP Cody Martin from Gwinnett (IL). Designated LHP Donnie Veal for assignment.
COLORADO ROCKIES — Added RHP David Hale to the roster as the 26th man.
LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Optioned RHP Matt West to Oklahoma City (PCL). Selected the contract of LHP David Huff from Oklahoma City. Transferred OF Carl Crawford to the 60-day DL. Recalled LHP Ian Thomas and OF Chris Heisey from Oklahoma City. Placed INF-OF r Scott Van Slyke on the 15-day DL, retroactive to May 31.
MIAMI MARLINS — Optioned RHP Steve Cishek to Jacksonville (SL). Recalled RHP Kendry Flores from Jacksonville.
MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Optioned C Tyler Wagner to Biloxi (SL).
PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Released OF Grady Sizemore.
SAN DIEGO PADRES — Sent RHP Brandon Morrow to San Antonio (TL) for a rehab assignment.
SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Agreed to terms with RHP Erik Cordier and INF Kevin Frandsen on minor league contracts.
WASHINGTON NATIONALS — Recalled OF Matt den Dekker from Syracuse as the 26th man.
GRAND PRAIRIE AIRHOGS — Traded INFs Matthew Burns and Frazier Hall to Bridgeport (Atlantic) for future considerations. Released RHP Matty Ott.
JOPLIN BLASTERS — Signed LHP Gabe Aguilar.
LAREDO LEMURS — Signed RHP Daniel Minor and INF Jimmy Mojica.
SIOUX FALLS CANARIES — Acquired C Tyler Shover from Normal (Frontier) for a player to be named.
NEW JERSEY JACKALS — Released INF Matt Wessinger.
|BASKETBALL||National Basketball Association|
NBA — Announced the resignation of president, league operations Joel Litvin, effective Sept. 1, 2015, after which he will serve as a consultant to the league.
CHICAGO BULLS — Named Fred Hoiberg coach.
|FOOTBALL||National Football League|
ATLANTA FALCONS — Signed LB Boris Anyama.
BUFFALO BILLS — Signed DE/LB Michael Buchanan.
DALLAS COWBOYS — Waived S Keelan Johnson. Signed LB Kyle Knox.
INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Signed DL Camaron Beard. Waived CB Al-Hajj Shabazz.
NEW ORLEANS SAINTS — Agreed to terms with DE Cameron Jordan on a contract extension through the 2020 season.
SAN FRANCISCO 49ers — Named Darrell Moody regional scout.
ST. LOUIS RAMS — Named Jeff Garcia offensive assistant.
TENNESSEE TITANS — Agreed to terms with TE Phillip Supernaw. Waived DT Lucas Vincent.
WASHINGTON REDSKINS — Signed NT Jerrell Powe and OT Willie Smith. Released OT Tovar Allen.
|HOCKEY||National Hockey League|
NEW JERSEY DEVILS — Named John Hynes coach.
WASHINGTON CAPITALS — Re-signed RW Garrett Mitchell to a two-year contract.
|SOCCER||Federation Internationale de Football Association|
FIFA — Announced the resignation of president Sepp Blatter.
|Major League Soccer|
MLS — Suspended D.C. United F Chris Rolfe one game and fined him an undisclosed amount for violent conduct that endangered the safety of an opponent during a May 30 match against Philadelphia. Suspended Seattle MF Osvaldo Alonso one game and fined him an undisclosed amount for violent conduct that endangered the safety of an opponent during a May 31 match against New York.
MOUNTAIN WEST CONFERENCE — Named Stuart Buchanan assistant director of communications.
BERRY — Announced the resignation of athletic director Tom Hart.
CHATTANOOGA — Signed women's basketball coach Jim Foster to a two-year contract extension through the 2020-21 season.
COLGATE — Named Taurian Houston assistant athletics director for compliance.
EASTERN NAZARENE — Named Bradford Zarges athletic director.
FORDHAM — Named Will Reimann outside linebackers coach.
HOFSTRA — Named Joe DeAngelo volunteer assistant wrestling coach.
HUNTINGDON — Named Julia Steier women's lacrosse coach.
LOYOLA (NO) — Named T.J. Natal men's and women's swimming coach.
ST. JOHN'S — Promoted Bob Guerriero to associate head softball coach.
TROY — Promoted assistant baseball coach Mark Smartt to head coach.