CHICAGO CUBS — Agreed to terms with RHP Jeff Samardzija on a one-year contract.
LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Agreed to terms with LHP Paul Maholm on a one-year contract.
MIAMI MARLINS — Agreed to terms with 2B Jeff Baker on a two-year contract. Designated OF Jimmy Paredes for assignment.
MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Designated RHP Donovan Hand for assignment.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS — Signed INF Anderson Hidalgo to a contract extension. Signed RHP Chris Orphanos.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS — Placed 3B Frank Pfister on the retired list.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS — Sold the contract of OF Quincy Latimore to the Pittsburgh Pirates.
CHICAGO BEARS — Signed WR Joe Anderson.
USGA — Elected Thomas J. O'Toole Jr. president.
COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS — Returned D Tim Erixon and Cody Goloubef on loan to Springfield (AHL).
NASHVILLE PREDATORS — Recalled F Colton Sissons from Milwaukee (AHL).
NEW YORK ISLANDERS — Loaned D Matt Donovan to Bridgeport (AHL).
SAN JOSE SHARKS — Reassigned F John McCarthy to Worcester (AHL).
TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING — Reassigned D J.P. Cote to Syracuse (AHL).
BRIDGEPORT SOUND TIGERS — Agreed to terms with F Matthew Pistilli on a professional tryout contract.
ARKANSAS — Named Robb Smith defensive coordinator.