Posts Tagged Sports transactions

Tigers acquire closer Joakim Soria from Rangers

Texas Rangers catcher Robinson Chirinos (61) congratulates Rangers relief pitcher Joakim Soria (28) after Soria closed out the Rangers 4-2 defeat of the New York Yankees in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium in New York, Monday, July 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — The first-place Detroit Tigers have reinforced the back end of their shaky bullpen, acquiring closer Joakim Soria from the Texas Rangers for minor league pitchers Jake Thompson and Corey Knebel.

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Chiefs, running back Jamaal Charles reach deal

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Pro Bowl running back Jamaal Charles has agreed to a contract extension with the Kansas City Chiefs.

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NFL suspends Jaguars WR Sanders 4 games

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The NFL has suspended Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Ace Sanders without pay for the first four games of the season for violating the league’s substance-abuse policy.

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Browns sign rookie cornerback Justin Gilbert

In this May 9, 2014, file photo, Cleveland Browns cornerback Justin Gilbert smiles during his introductory news conference at the NFL football team's facility in Berea, Ohio. The Browns have signed rookie Gilbert, one of their first-round draft picks, to a four-year, $12.8 million contract. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — The Browns have signed rookie cornerback Justin Gilbert, one of their first-round draft picks, to a four-year, $12.8 million contract.

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Timberwolves weighing options with Kevin Love

In this June 27, 2014, file photo, Andrew Wiggins, the Cleveland Cavaliers No. 1 draft pick, answers questions during an NBA basketball conference in Independence, Ohio. Wiggins will sign his rookie contract with the Cavaliers, an agreement that would prevent any potential trade involving the small forward from being completed for 30 days, a person familiar with the negotiations says. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The summer of LeBron has quickly turned into the summer of Love. When it ends is anybody’s guess.

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