Friday's Transactions


Major League Baseball

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Recalled RHP Dillon Tate and LHP Nick Vespi from Norfolk (IL). Optioned RHP Jonathan Heasley to Norfolk. Placed RHP Dean Kremer on the 15-day IL, retroactive to May 21.

CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Recalled RHP Justin Anderson from Charlotte (IL). Placed RHP Dominic Leone on the 15-day IL, retroactive to May 21.

DETROIT TIGERS — Optioned RHP Matt Manning to Toledo (IL). Reinstated RHP Kenta Maeda from the 15-day IL.

HOUSTON ASTROS — Sent RHP Jose Urquidy to Sugar Land (PCL) on a rehab assignment.

KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Designated RHP Tyler Duffey for assignment. Reinstated RHP Carlos Hernandez from the 15-day IL.

MINNESOTA TWINS — Recalled RHP Jorge Alcala from St. Paul (IL). Optioned RHP Caleb Boushley to St. Paul.

NEW YORK YANKEES — Placed RHP Nick Burdi on the 15-day IL. Recalled RHP Yoendrys Gomez from Scanton/Wilkes-Barre (IL).

OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Optioned 3B Brett Harris to Las Vegas (PCL). Reinstated 3B Miguel Andujar from the 10-day IL.

SEATTLE MARINERS — Recalled OF Jonathan Clase from Tacoma (PCL). Optioned INF Luis Urias to Tacoma.

TAMPA BAY RAYS — Sent RHP Erasmo Ramirez outright to Durham (IL).

TEXAS RANGERS — Sent OF Wyatt Langford to Round Rock (PCL) on a rehab assignment.

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES — Signed and activated 2B Joey Wendle. Placed RHP A.J. Smith-Shawver on the 15-day IL. Optioned 3B Luke Williams to Gwinnett (IL). Recalled LHP Ray Kerr from Gwinnett.

CINCINNATI REDS — Agreed to terms with LHP Brandon Leibrandt on a minor league contract.

COLORADO ROCKIES — Selected the contracts of RHPs Matt Carasiti and John Curtiss from Albuquerque (PCL). Optioned RHP Peter Lambert to Albuquerque. Designated RHP Matt Koch for assignment. Transferred LHP Kyle Freeland to the 60-day IL from the 15-day IL.

MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Selected the contract of RHP Enoli Paredes from Nashville (IL). Optioned RHP Bradley Blalock to Biloxi (SL).

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Signed LHP Drew Pomeranz to a one-year contract. Optioned RHP Mason Black to Sacramento (PCL). Designated C Jakson Reetz for assignment.

Minor League

Atlantic League

LONG ISLAND DUCKS — Announced that 1B/OF Rixon Wingrove's contract was purchased by the Minnesota Twins and assigned him to Fort Myers (FSL). Reinstated INF Ivan Castillo to the active list.


Women's National Basketball Association

ATLANTA DREAM — Placed F Lorela Cubaj on the active roster.

MINNESOTA LYNX — Activated F Dorka Juhasz. Waived F Taylor Soule.


National Football League

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Signed draft pick WR Javon Baker.


National Hockey League

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS — Acquired a 2024 first-round pick (#18) and second-round pick (#50) from the New York Islanders in exchange for first-round pick (#20) and second-round picks (#54) and (#61) in the NHL draft.

LOS ANGELES KINGS — Agreed to terms with RW Taylor Ward and D Joe Hicketts on one-year, two-way contracts.

PITTSBURGH PENGUINS — Announced that G Ludovic Waeber signed to a two-year contract with Swiss Club EHC Kloten.

Minor League


ADIRONDACK THUNDER — Activated D Matt Stief and Fs Travis Broughman and T.J. Friedmann from reserve. Placed Fs Erikk Middendorf and Timur Ibragimov and D Connor Blake on reserve.

TOLEDO WALLEYE — Activated D Jed Pietila from reserve. Placed F Orrin Centazzo on reserve.


U.S. Soccer

U.S.N.W.T — Named Denise Reddy assistant coach, Stuart Searle goalkeeper coach and Bart Caubergh program director.

Major League Soccer

NEW ENGLAND REVOLUTION — Announced M Noel Buck has been called up to the England men's Elite League Squad.

National Women's Soccer League

UTAH ROYALS FC — Announced M Amandine Henry was called up to the French Women's National Team. Signed D Kate Del Fava to a contract extension through 2026.


GEORGIA — Named Anthony Goins assistant coach for men's basketball.

SCRANTON — Named Andy Loughnane head men's soccer coach.

The Associated Press