COMMISSIONER'S OFFICE — Suspended Philadelphia minor league RHP Gabriel Bermudez and Atlanta minor league RHP Darrel Leiva 50 games for violations of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.
BOSTON RED SOX — Agreed to terms with OF Scott Podsednik on a one-year contract. Optioned OF Ryan Kalish to Pawtucket (IL).
BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Assigned RHP Joe Rosan and RHP Chris Green to the Gulf Coast Orioles.
CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Traded INF Tyler Kuhn to Arizona for cash considerations. Placed 1B Paul Konerko on the 7-day DL.
CLEVELAND INDIANS — Released RHP Derek Lowe.
OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Reinstated RHP Brandon McCarthy from the 15-day DL. Placed INF Eric Sogard on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Aug. 7.
TEXAS RANGERS — Reinstated RHP Mark Lowe from the 15-day DL. Designated INF Alberto Gonzalez for assignment.
TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Recalled RHP David Carpenter from Las Vegas (PCL). Claimed RHP Juan Abreu off waivers from Houston and optioned him to Las Vegas (PCL). Designated RHP Scott Richmond for assignment.
HOUSTON ASTROS — Optioned OF J.D. Martinez and INF Matt Downs to Oklahoma City (PCL). Recalled OF Fernando Martinez from Oklahoma City.
LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Reinstated INF Adam Kennedy from the 15-day DL.
NEW YORK METS — Agreed to terms with RHP Drew Carpenter on a minor league contract and assigned him to Binghamton (EL).
PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Reassigned OF Christian Marrero from Indianapolis (IL) to Altoona (EL).
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Selected the contract of INF Ryan Jackson from Memphis (PCL).
CLEVELAND CAVALIERS — Signed C Michael Eric.
ORLANDO MAGIC — Sent C Dwight Howard, G Chris Duhon and F Earl Clark to the L.A. Lakers and G Jason Richardson to Philadelphia. The Lakers sent C Andrew Bynum to Philadelphia and F Josh McRoberts, G Christian Eyenga and a 2017 first-round draft pick to Orlando. Philadelphia sent G-F Andre Iguodala to Denver and F Moe Harkless, C Nikola Vucevic and an undisclosed first-round draft pick to the Magic. Denver sent G Arron Afflalo, F Al Harrington and the lower of its 2014 first-round draft picks to the Magic.
BUFFALO BILLS — Placed RB Chris Douglas on the waived-injured list.
CAROLINA PANTHERS — Placed OT Lee Ziemba on the waived-injured list. Signed G Andre Ramsey.
TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — Waived DE Jayme Mitchell.