Mt. Vernon Register-News


May 10, 2013

Daily sports


BOSTON RED SOX--Optioned RHP Allen Webster to Pawtucket (IL). Selected the contract of RHP Jose De La Torre from Pawtucket (IL). Transferred RHP Joel Hanrahan to the 60-day DL.

CLEVELAND INDIANS--Activated CF Michael Bourn from the 15-day DL. Optioned LHP Scott Barnes to Columbus (IL).

KANSAS CITY ROYALS--Traded 3B Brandon Wood to Baltimore for future considerations.

NEW YORK YANKEES--Sent OF Curtis Granderson to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL) for an injury rehabilitation assignment.

TEXAS RANGERS--Placed C A.J. Pierzynski on the 15-day DL, retroactive to May 6. Sent RHP Colby Lewis to Round Rock (PCL) for an injury rehabilitation assignment.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS--Optioned LHP Ricky Romero to Buffalo (IL). Designated RHP Edgar Gonzalez for assignment. Selected the contracts of RHP Ramon Ortiz and RHP Mickey Storey from Buffalo.

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES--Sent OF Jason Heyward to Gwinnett (IL) for an injury rehabilitation assignment.

CINCINNATI REDS--Sent RHP Johnny Cueto to Dayton (MWL) for an injury rehabilitation assignment.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES--Sent 2B Neil Walker to Altoona (EL) for an injury rehabilitation assignment.

Eastern League

ALTOONA CURVE--Announced RHP Zack Thornton was assigned to the team from Bradenton (FSL).

American Association

AMARILLO SOX--Released INF Wilberto Ortiz.


GRAND PRAIRIE AIR HOGS--Released LHP Matt Bashore.

WICHITA WINGNUTS--Released OF Damon Sublett.

Can-Am League

QUEBEC CAPITALES--Signed INF Jeff Helps, RHP Chris Cox and INF Jonathan Malo.

ROCKLAND BOULDERS--Signed INF Danny Bomback, LHP Nick Serino, LHP Garrett Johnson and OF Chris Valencia.

TROIS-RIVIERES AIGLES--Signed RHP Nick Purdy and LHP Rob Cooper.


National Football League

BALTIMORE RAVENS--Acquired C A.Q. Shipley from Indianapolis for a conditional 2014 draft pick.

CHICAGO BEARS--Agreed to terms with LB Jon Bostic on a four-year contract.

DALLAS COWBOYS--Signed DB Gerald Sensabaugh a one-day contract, who announced his retirement.

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    Benton edged the Rams by a stroke at Green Hills Golf Course – 173 to 174.

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    It's something that's been happening intermittently for several weeks throughout the summer.

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