Wednesday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on January 2, 2013 at 3:00 PM

Updated Wednesday, Jan 2 at 3:02 PM

National League

CHICAGO CUBS — Agreed to terms with RHP Edwin Jackson on a four-year contract.

NEW YORK METS — Agreed to terms with OF Andrew Brown on a minor league contract.

Frontier League

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES — Signed INF Jet Butler, RHP Chris Enourato and INF Brett Zawacki to contract extensions.

JOLIET SLAMMERS — Named Mike Breyman manager. Signed RHP Jonathan Gonzalez.

National Basketball Association

GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS — Recalled G-F Kent Bazemore and F-C Jeremy Tyler from Santa Cruz (NBADL).

National Football League

ATLANTA FALCONS — Re-signed offensive coordinator Dirk Koetter to a contract extension.

BALTIMORE RAVENS — Announced the retirement of LB Ray Lewis, effective after the Ravens last playoff game.

CHICAGO BEARS — Signed DE Cheta Ozougwu to a reserve/future contract.

OAKLAND RAIDERS — Signed G Jason Foster, LB Jerrell Harris, DB Akwasi Owusu-Ansah, WR Travionte Session, TE Mickey Shuler and T Jason Slowey to reserve/future contracts.

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES — Signed DE Everette Brown and CB Trevard Lindley to two-year contracts.

Canadian Football League

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Signed SB Cory Watson and G Chris Greaves to contract extensions.

National Hockey League

DETROIT RED WINGS — Reassigned RW Andrej Nestrasil from Toledo (ECHL) to Grand Rapids (AHL).

OTTAWA SENATORS — Reassigned F Darren Kramer from Binghamton (AHL) to Elmira (ECHL).

American Hockey League

AHL — Suspended Manchester C Andy Andreoff three games.

BINGHAMTON SENATORS — Loaned D Danny New to Elmira (ECHL).


TEXAS A&M — Named Terry Schweikert director of softball operations.

UTAH — Announced DE Joe Kruger will enter the NFL draft.