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Thursday's Sports Transactions

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The Associated Press | February 27, 2014 06:59 PM EST | AP


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.