Mt. Vernon Register-News

Sports

April 22, 2013

Sports calendar

(Continued)

Pittsburgh at Ottawa, 7:30 p.m.

Phoenix at Detroit, 7:30 p.m.

Anaheim at Edmonton, 9:30 p.m.

Chicago at Vancouver, 10 p.m.

Tuesday’s Games

Montreal at New Jersey, 7 p.m.

Winnipeg at Washington, 7 p.m.

N.Y. Islanders at Carolina, 7 p.m.

Buffalo at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m.

Boston at Philadelphia, 7:30 p.m.

N.Y. Rangers at Florida, 7:30 p.m.

Colorado at St. Louis, 8 p.m.

Calgary at Nashville, 8 p.m.

Los Angeles at Minnesota, 8 p.m.

Dallas at San Jose, 10 p.m.

Transactions

BASEBALL

American League

BOSTON RED SOX — Reinstated DH David Ortiz from the 15-day DL. Optioned OF Jackie Bradley Jr. to Pawtucket (IL).

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Transferred RHP Matt Albers from the family medical emergency list to the restricted list.

LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Placed 3B Alberto Callaspo on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 12. Recalled RHP Michael Kohn from Salt Lake (PCL).

OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Optioned OF Shane Peterson to Sacramento (PCL). Reinstated 1B Brandon Moss from the paternity list.

National League

CHICAGO CUBS — Assigned 2B Brent Lillibridge outright to Iowa (PCL). Claimed OF Julio Borbon off waivers from Texas. Designated INF Alberto Gonzalez for assignment.

COLORADO ROCKIES--Recalled LHP Josh Outman from Colorado Springs (PCL). Optioned RHP Chris Volstad to Colorado Springs.

MIAMI MARLINS — Designated RHP John Maine for assignment. Recalled RHP Tom Koehler from New Orleans (PCL).

MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Sent SS Jeff Bianchi to Nashville (PCL) for a rehab assignment.

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Recalled LHP Joe Savery from Lehigh Valley (IL).

American Association

EL PASO DIABLOS — Released RHP Ramon Garcia.

GARY SOUTHSHORE RAILCATS — Signed INF Daniel Pulfer.

KANSAS CITY T-BONES — Released LHP Steve Kent. Signed INF Felix Molina and INF Jeff Squier.

ST. PAUL SAINTS — Acquired INF Brad Boyer from Bridgeport to complete an earlier trade.

Can-Am League

NEWARK BEARS — Signed RHP Andy Wells.

NEW JERSEY JACKALS — Signed LHP Jeremy Gigliotti. Released LHP Craig Clark.

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     Jake Odorizzi allowed two runs over 5 2-3 innings and Yunel Escobar highlighted a five-run fifth inning with a two-run double to lead the Tampa Bay Rays to a 7-2 victory over the StLouis Cardinals on Tuesday night.

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