BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Agreed to terms with RHP Cody Satterwhite on a minor league contract.
CLEVELAND INDIANS — Released LHP Edwin Escobar.
DETROIT TIGERS — Agreed to terms with RHPs A.J. Achter, Collin Balester, Jake Brigham, Waldis Joaquin, Jorge Marban, Edward Mujica and Thad Weber; LHPs Travis Blackley and Anthony Vasquez; INFs Omar Artsen, Zack Cox, Sean Halton, Efren Navarro, Brett Pill, Gabriel Quintana, Brendan Ryan and Logan Watkins; and OFs Jim Adduci, Quincy Latimore, Ronnie Mitchell, Juan Perez and Alex Presley on minor league contracts.
KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Named Phil Falco strength and conditioning coach of Omaha (PCL); Leon Roberts hitting coach and Jarret Abell strength and conditioning coach of Northwest Arkansas (TL); Will Gilmore strength and conditioning coach of Wilmington (Carolina); Scott Thorman manager, Jesus Azuaje hitting coach and Saburo Hagihara strength and conditioning coach of Lexington (SAL); Damon Hollins hitting coach of Idaho Falls (Pioneer); Omar Ramirez manager, Andre David hitting coach and Daniel Accola trainer of Burlington (Appalachian); Gustavo Martinez pitching coach, Onil Joseph and Jose Gualdron hitting coaches and Ramon Martinez and Sergio de Luna infield coaches of the DSL Royals; Eddie Rodriguez minor league field coordinator; Mitch Maier minor league outfield and baserunning coordinator; and J.C. Boscan minor league catching coordinator.
OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Assigned INF/OF Max Muncy outright to Nashville (PCL).
CINCINNATI REDS — Agreed to terms with RHP Louis Coleman on a minor league contract.
LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Designated INF Micah Johnson for assignment. Agreed to terms with RHP Kenley Jansen on a five-year contract.
WASHINGTON NATIONALS — Named Mike Warren strength and conditioning coach of Syracuse (IL); Tony Rogowski Latin American strength and conditioning supervisor and strength and conditioning coach of the GCL Nationals; R.J. Guyer strength and conditioning coach of Harrisburg (EL); Gabe Torres strength and conditioning coach of Potomac (Carolina); Jorge Vasquez strength and conditioning coach of Hagerstown (SAL); and Shane Hill strength and conditioning coach of Auburn (NY-P).
GARY SOUTHSHORE RAILCATS — Signed OFs Reggie Wilson and Anthony Cheky.
LINCOLN SALTDOGS — Traded RHP Matt Larkins to Southern Maryland for a player to be named. Signed INF Cody Lenahan and RHP Zeb Sneed.
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PHILADELPHIA 76ERS — Signed G Chasson Randle to a 10-day contract.
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NEW YORK LIBERTY — Named Swin Cash director of franchise development.
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CHICAGO BEARS — Signed WR Rueben Randle to a reserve/future contract.
CLEVELAND BROWNS — Fired defensive backs coach Louie Cioffi, inside linebackers coach Johnny Holland, offensive line coach Hal Hunter, assistant defensive backs coach Cannon Matthews and outside linebackers coach Ryan Slowik.
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NASHVILLE PREDATORS — Recalled F Pontus Aberg from Milwaukee (AHL).
NEW JERSEY DEVILS — Placed D Andy Green and D Yohann Auvitu on injured reserve; Greene retroactive to Jan. 3, Auvitu to Saturday. Recalled D Karl Stollery and F Blake Coleman from Albany (AHL).
TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING — Reassigned G Adam Wilcox to Syracuse (AHL). Recalled F Gabriel Dumont and G Kristers Gudlevskis from Syracuse.
TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS — Claimed G Curtis McElhinney off waivers from Columbus.
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HARTFORD WOLF PACK — Released F Brandon Alderson from a professional tryout agreement and returned him to Greenville (ECHL).
MILWAUKEE ADMIRALS — Signed F Garrett Meurs to a professional tryout contract.
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SPORTING KANSAS CITY — Signed F Cameron Iwasa and G Andrew Dykstra to one-year contracts.
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NEW YORK COSMOS — Announced Rocco Commisso has purchased a majority ownership stake and will become their new chairman.
INTERCOLLEGIATE TENNIS ASSOCIATION — Named Nicole LaDuca communications coordinator.
FLORIDA STATE — OT Rod Johnson will enter the NFL draft.
GETTYSBURG — Named T.C. DiBartolo men’s assistant lacrosse coach.
PROVIDENCE — Named Jakob Klaeson women’s tennis coach.
SHENANDOAH — Named Matt Smith men’s soccer coach.
TENNESSEE — Named Rock Gullickson director of strength and conditioning.
WISCONSIN — OT Ryan Ramczyk will enter the NFL draft.