Wednesday's Transactions


Major League Baseball

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Recalled LHP Nick Vespi from Norfolk (IL) and added as the 27th man for a doubleheader. Acquired C Blake Hunt from Seattle in exchange for RHP Mike Baumann and C Michael Perez and optioned him to Norfolk (IL).

BOSTON RED SOX — Sent RHP Isaiah Campbell to Worcester (IL) on a rehab assignment.

CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Recalled OF Zach DeLoach and RHP Nick Nastrini. Placed OF Eloy Jimenez on the 10-day IL. Placed RHP Steven Wilson on the 15-day IL, retroactive to May 20.

NEW YORK YANKEES — Reinstated RHP Tommy Kahnle from the 15-day IL. Optioned LHP Clayton Andrews to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL).

SEATTLE MARINERS — Selected the contract of LHP Jhonathan Diaz from Tacoma (PCL) and optioned him to Tacoma.

TAMPA BAY RAYS — Reinstated RHP Ryan Pepiot from the 15-day IL. Designated RHP Erasmo Ramirez for assignment.

TEXAS RANGERS — Reinstated RHP Dane Dunning from the 15-day IL. Optioned RHP Cole Winn to Round Rock (IL). Agreed to terms with RHP Nabil Crismatt on a minor league contract and assigned him to Round Rock.

National League

ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS — Recalled LHP Brandon Hughes from Reno (PCL). Optioned RHP Slade Cecconi to Reno.

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Recalled RHP Chris Roycroft from Memphis (IL).

SAN DIEGO PADRES — Selected the contract of LF David Peralta from El Paso (PCL). Transferred RHP Luis Patino from the 15-day IL to the 60-day IL. Placed SS Xander Bogaerts on the 10-day IL, retroactive to May 21.

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Reinstated LHP Blake Snell from the 15-day IL. Optioned RHP Nick Avila to Richmond (EL).

Minor League

Atlantic League

LONG ISLAND DUCKS — Reinstated LHP Wei-Yin Chen to the active list. Placed RHP Charlie Neuweiler on the inactive list.

Frontier League

EVANSVILLE OTTERS — Signed 1B Anthony Calarco and UTL Blake Mozley. Released OF Bryan Rosario.

FLORENCE Y'ALLS — Traded RHP Val Stammier to Ottawa Titans.

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES — Released OF Michael Sandle.

JOLIET SLAMMERS — Signed RHPs Cameron Smith and Cole Wesneski and C Drew Stengren. Released RHPs Cal Djuraskovic and Nico O'Donnell and C Hunter Hrycyk.

SUSSEX COUNTY MINERS — Signed RHP Angel Cespedes. Released RHP Noah Robinson.

WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS — Signed RHP Matt Swilley and C Lolo Williams.


National Football League

ATLANTA FALCONS — Waived TE Tucker Fisk with an injury designation. Signed WRs Daylen Baldwin and Odieu Hiliare.

BALTIMORE RAVENS — Named George Kokinis vice president of player personnel, David McDonald vice president of research and development, Mark Azevedo director of player personnel, Andrew Raphael director of college scouting, Derrick Yam director of data and decision science, Joey Cleary assistant director of college scouting and Corey Frazier assistant director of pro personnel. Released DT Bravvion Roy.

LAS VEGAS RAIDERS — Signed WR Alex Bachman.

NEW YORK JETS — Signed TE Kevin Foelsch. Waived QB Colby Suits.

NEW YORK GIANTS — Signed draft pick TE Theo Johnson.

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES — Placed WR DeVante Parker on the reserve/retired list.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — Signed draft pick S Tykee Smith. Signed DL Earnest Brown. Waived RB Patrick Laird.

Canadian Football League

EDMONTON ELKS — Signed DL Antonio Alfano.

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Signed WR Sy Barnett, DB Russel Dandy and OL Kendall Randolph. Released WR Oliver Martin. Transferred DL Cam Lawon to the 6-game injury list and K Sergio Castillo to the suspended list.


National Hockey League

SAN JOSE SHARKS — Signed D Luca Cagnoni to a three-year, entry-level contract.

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING — Signed D Dyllan Gill to a three-year, entry-level contact.

WASHINGTON CAPITALS — Returned D Vincent Iorio to Hershey (AHL) from loan.

Minor League Hockey


BAKERSFIELD CONDORS — Signed RW Seth Griffith to a two-year contract.


Major League Soccer

MLS — Fined LA Galaxy M Riqui Puig and undisclosed amount for violating the hands to the face/head/neck of an opponent in a match on May 18 against Charlotte FC. Fined New York Red Bulls D Ryan Spaulding and undisclosed amount for failing to leave the field in a timely manner in a match on May 18 against New England. Fined New York Red Bulls D Sean Nealis an undisclosed amount for re-entering the field of play after a red card in a match on May 18 against NYFC. Fined Houston Dynamo D Erik Sviatchenko for violating the simulation-embellishment policy in a match on May 18 against Dallas. Fined Minnesota United D Miguel Tapias an undisclosed amount for failure to leave the field in a timely manner in a match on May 18 against Portland. Found Real Salt Lake in violation of the mass confrontation policy in a match on May 18 against Colorado and issued a warning to the club and head coach Pablo Mastroei for a first violation. Fined G Zac MacMath, Ds Alexandros Katranis and Brayan Vera and M Nelson Palacio an undisclosed amount for inciting and/or escalating this mass confrontation. Found Colorado Rapids in violation of the mass confrontation policy in a match on May 18 against Real Salt Lake and issued an undisclosed fine to head coach Chris Armas for a second team violation. Fined Ds Mois Bombito and Andreas Maxso and F Darren Yapi an undisclosed amount for inciting and/or escalating a mass confrontation. Fined Real Salt Lake M Matt Crooks an undisclosed amount for entering the field of play during a confrontational incident in a match on May 18 against Colorado.

MINNESOTA UNITED — Loaned D Derek Dodson to Birmingham Legion FC of the USL Championship for the 2024 season.

National Women's Soccer League

WASHINGTON SPIRIT — Signed D Waniya Hudson to a one-year contract through the end of the 2024 season.


HOFSTRA — Named Lance White assistant coach for women's basketball.

RUTGERS — Announced Brendan Monaghan resigned as baseball's pitching coach and recruiting coordinator.

The Associated Press