Thursday's Sports TransactionsBy The Associated Press , Associated Press
Feb. 27, 2014 6:59 PM ET
COMMISSIONER'S OFFICE — Suspended San Francisco minor league 2B Ryan Jones (Augusta-SAL) 50 games after testing positive for an amphetamine.
CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Traded INF Jake Elmore to Oakland for cash considerations.
KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Agreed to terms with LHPs Francisley Bueno, Chris Dwyer, Donnie Joseph and John Lamb; RHPs Michael Mariot and Yordano Ventura; INFs Pedro Ciriaco and Christian Colon; and OFs Lorenzo Cain and Jarrod Dyson on one-year contracts.
OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Designated INF Andy Parrino for assignment.
SEATTLE MARINERS — Agreed to terms with RHPs Brandon Maurer, Hector Noesi, Stephen Pryor, Erasmo Ramirez and Taijuan Walker; LHPs Bobby LaFramboise and Lucas Luetge; C Jesus Sucre; and INFs Brad Miller, Jesus Montero and Carlos Triunfel on one-year contracts. Named Joe Myhra vice president, ballpark operations.
SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Agreed to terms with OF Tyler Colvin on a minor league contract.
BROOKLYN CYCLONES — Named Tom Gamboa manager, Tom Signore pitching coach, Benny Distefano hitting coach.
AMARILLO SOX — Re-signed RHP Erik Draxton.
FARGO-MOORHEAD REDHAWKS — Signed LHP Joe Harris.
LAREDO LEMURS — Traded RHP Alex Caldera to Sioux City for LHP Edgar Osuna.
WICHITA WINGNUTS — Signed 1B Jose Roman.
LONG ISLAND DUCKS — Signed RHP John Brownell.
SUGAR LAND SKEETERS — Signed C Koby Clemens and RHPs Jared Wells and Chris Smith.
NEW JERSEY JACKALS — Signed INF Jeremy Barnes.
ROCKLAND BOULDERS — Traded RHPs Bo Budkevics and Taylor Robinson and 1B Robert Kelly to Florence for INF Junior Arrojo, and C Jon Nestor to Southern Illinois for RHP Kyle Wahl.
NBA — Suspended Sacramento C DeMarcus Cousins one game and fined him $20,000 for punching an opposing player and verbally abusing an official during Tuesday's game.
ATLANTA HAWKS — Signed C Mike Muscala. Released C Dexter Pittman.
DALLAS MAVERICKS — Assigned F Jae Crowder, F Shane Larkin and G Bernard James to the NBADL. Recalled G Ricky Ledo.
MILWAUKEE BUCKS — Requested waivers on F Caron Butler.
SACRAMENTO KINGS — Agreed to terms with G Jimmer Fredette on a contract buyout.
BALTIMORE RAVENS — Terminated the contracts of FB Vonta Leach and B Jameel McClain.
CHICAGO BEARS — Agreed to terms with C Roberto Garza on a one-year contract.
PHILADELPHIA EAGLES — Agreed to terms with WR Riley Cooper on a five-year contract and C Jason Kelce on a seven-year contract.
SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS — Agreed to terms with OL Daniel Kilgore on a three-year contract extension through the 2017 season.
WASHINGTON REDSKINS — Re-signed DL Chris Baker to a three-year contract.
EDMONTON ESKIMOS — Named Jonathan Himebauch offensive line coach and run game coordinator.
WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Re-signed RB Will Ford. Released OL Shannon Boatman and DB Jeremy McGee.
NEW JERSEY DEVILS — Named Adam Davis executive vice president of corporate partnerships.
CHICAGO WOLVES — Signed F Gergo Nagy to a professional tryout agreement.
HAMILTON BULLDOGS — Signed D Jordon Southorn to a professional tryout agreement.
ECHL — Fined Elmira F Danny Hobbs an undisclosed amount for his actions during Wednesday's game.
CHIVAS USA — Waived M Carlo Chueca.
WASHINGTON SPIRIT — Signed D Cecilie Sandvej.
EAST CAROLINA — Dismissed WR Danny Webster.
FORDHAM — Signed athletic director Dave Roach to a contract extension through 2019.
NORTH TEXAS — Named Perry Carter safeties coach and LaMarcus Hicks cornerbacks coach.