DETROIT TIGERS — Agreed to terms with RHPs Dario Gardea and Martin Herrera on minor league contracts.
KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Agreed to terms with SS Guillermo Fernandez and RHP Luis Barroso on minor league contracts.
LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Assigned LHP Nate Smith outright to Salt Lake (PCL).
MIAMI MARLINS — Agreed to terms with OF/1B Scott Van Slyke, LHP Mike Kickham and RHPs Jumbo Diaz, Javy Guerra and Tyler Cloyd on minor league contracts.
NEW YORK METS — Agreed to terms with RHP Eiker Huizi on a minor league contract.
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Agreed to terms with LHP Nathaneal Heredia and OF Claudio Ramirez on minor league contracts.
SAN DIEGO PADRES — Agreed to terms with RHP Jose Geraldo on a minor league contract.
|National Basketball Association|
NEW YORK KNICKS — Waived G Ramon Sessions.
|National Football League|
HOUSTON TEXANS — Named Brian Gaine general manager. Signed coach Bill O'Brien to a contract extension through the 2022 season.
MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Waived TE Kyle Carter. Activated QB Sam Bradford from injured reserve.
|National Hockey League|
DALLAS STARS — Placed D Marc Methot on injured reserve, retroactive to Jan. 4. Recalled D Dillon Heatherington from Texas (AHL).
TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING — Reassigned G Louis Domingue to Syracuse (AHL).
WASHINGTON CAPITALS — Reassigned F Travis Boyd to Hershey (AHL).
WINNIPEG JETS — Recalled G Jamie Phillips from Jacksonville (ECHL) to Manitoba (AHL).
|American Hockey League|
IOWA WILD — Recalled F Jack Walker from Rapid City (ECHL).
SAN ANTONIO RAMPAGE — Recalled F Michael Joly from Colorado (ECHL).
ECHL — Suspended Kalamazoo D Kyle Bushee two games.
IDAHO STEELHEADS — Added G Doug Melvin as emergency backup.
JACKSONVILLE ICEMEN — Released G Tyler Toyota as emergency backup.
READING ROYALS — Signed F Dillan Fox.
WICHITA THUNDER — Signed F Nick Latta.
GEORGIA — DT Trenton Thompson will enter the NFL draft.