Wednesday's Sports Transactions

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American League

BOSTON RED SOX — Activated LHP Craig Breslow from the 15-day DL. Optioned RHP Brandon Workman to Pawtucket.

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Optioned RHP Vinnie Pestano to Columbus (IL). Recalled RHP Trevor Bauer and RHP Chen-Chang Lee from Columbus.

KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Activated RHP Louis Coleman from the 15-day DL. Recalled 2B Johnny Giavotella from Omaha (PCL). Optioned LHP Donnie Joseph and RHP Aaron Brooks to Omaha.

LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Placed OF Josh Hamilton on the 15-day DL. Recalled OF J.B. Shuck from Salt Lake (PCL).

MINNESOTA TWINS — Placed OF Oswaldo Arcia on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 5.

NEW YORK YANKEES — Optioned C Austin Romine to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL). Recalled RHP Shane Greene from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.

SEATTLE MARINERS — Recalled LHP Lucas Luetge from Tacoma (PCL). Placed LHP James Paxton on the 15-day DL.

TEXAS RANGERS — Purchased the contract of INF Kevin Kouzmanoff from Round Rock (PCL).

TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Recalled RHP Neil Wagner from Buffalo (IL). Optioned RHP Marcus Walden to Buffalo.

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES — Optioned RHP Pedro Beato to Gwinnett (IL).

COLORADO ROCKIES — Recalled INF Josh Rutledge from Colorado Springs (PCL). Optioned RHP Wilton Lopez to Colorado Springs.

LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Reinstated RHP Josh Beckett from the 15-day DL. Optioned RHP Jose Dominguez to Albuquerque (PCL).

MIAMI MARLINS — Placed RHP Jacob Turner on the 15-day DL. Recalled RHP Arquimedes Caminero from New Orleans (PCL).

American Association

FARGO-MOORHEAD REDHAWKS — Signed RHP Nate Garcia and LHP Clayton Schulz. Traded C/1B Jon Talley to New Jersey (Can-Am) for a player to be named.

GRAND PRAIRIE AIR HOGS — Signed 1B Chris Garcia. Released RHP Stephen Nikonchik, LHP David Quinowski, RHP Chase Johnson and OF Rian Kinery.

LAREDO LEMURS — Traded RHP Amalio Diaz and RHP Justin Garcia to Rockland (Can-Am) for two players to be named.

LINCOLN SALTDOGS — Signed OF Matt Forgatch. Released RHP Travis Parker.

WICHITA WINGNUTS — Traded LHP James Giulietti to Rockland (Can-Am) for a player to be named.

Atlantic League

LONG ISLAND DUCKS — Signed RHP Jeremy Accardo, OF Quincy Latimore and C Keith Castillo.

Can-Am League

NEW JERSEY JACKALS — Signed C Danny Masiello.

ROCKLAND BOULDERS — Released INF Danny Bomback and RHP Kevin Fuqua.

TROIS-RIVIERES AIGLES — Signed RHP Tyler D. Wilson and INF Eric Grabe.

Frontier League

EVANSVILLE OTTERS — Signed 1B Nik Balog and C Ryan McChesney.

FRONTIER GREYS — Signed 1B Joe Rapp and OF Matthew Scruggs.

ROCKFORD AVIATORS — Signed RHP Ryan Zimmerman. Released C Tyler Smith.

SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS — Signed RHP Seafth Howe, RHP Danny Jiminez and OF Zac Zdanowicz.

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS — Named Preston Vancil pitching coach. Released RHP Brett Kennedy.

National Basketball Association

GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS — Signed C Hilton Armstrong for the remainder of the season. HOUSTON ROCKETS — Recalled F Robert Covington and G Troy Daniels from Rio Grande Valley (NBADL).

National Football League

BOSTON BRUINS — Recalled F Ryan Spooner from Providence (AHL).

BUFFALO BILLS — Signed P Jake Dombrowski.

CAROLINA PANTHERS — Re-signed DT Colin Cole to a one-year contract.

NEW YORK JETS — Re-signed LB Garrett McIntyre.

SAN DIEGO CHARGERS — Agreed to terms with OL Rich Ohrnberger on a one-year contract.

Canadian Football League

SASKATCHEWAN ROUGHRIDERS — Signed general manager Brendan Taman to a two-year extension through the 2017 season and added the title of vice president of football operations to his job description.

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Signed OL Eric Armitage and DB Kevin Prempeh.

National Hockey League

NEW YORK ISLANDERS — Recalled F Johan Sundstrom from Bridgeport (AHL).

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING — Recalled G Kristers Gudlevskis from Syracuse (AHL).

VANCOUVER CANUCKS — Named Trevor Linden president of hockey operations.COLLEGE

ARIZONA STATE — Named Zeke Jones wrestling coach.

AUBURN_Named Todd Golden director of basketball operations.

FLORIDA A&M — Named Kellen Winslow Sr. athletic director.

JACKSONVILLE — Named Tony Jasick men's basketball coach.

KANSAS — Announced freshman C Joel Embiid will enter the NBA draft.

MARQUETTE — Announced Terri Mitchell women's basketball will not return next season.

PROVIDENCE — Named Dana Eikenberg women's assistant basketball coach.

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