MINNESOTA TWINS — Announced RHP P.J. Walters refused outright assignment and elected free agency.
TAMPA BAY RAYS — Announced OF Rich Thompson refused outright assignment and elected free agency.
TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Assigned RHP Tyson Brummett outright to Buffalo (IL).
ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS — Claimed SS Gustavo Nunez off waivers from Pittsburgh.
CHICAGO CUBS — Assigned RHP Justin Germano, OF Joe Mather and RHP Blake Parker outright to Iowa (PCL). Announced RHP Manuel Corpas refused outright assignment and elected free agency.
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Reinstated SS Rafael Furcal from the 15-day DL.
CLEVELAND CAVALIERS — Waived F/C Michael Eric, F Eric Jones and G D'Aundray Brown.
DALLAS MAVERICKS — Signed F/C Melvin Ely and F Chris Douglas-Roberts.
MILWAUKEE BUCKS — Waived G Mustapha Mustapha Farrakhan, G Eddie Gill, G Orien Greene and F Alando Tucker.
OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER — Waived G Andy Rautins, C Daniel Orton and F Hollis Thompson.
ORLANDO MAGIC — Waived F Quentin Richardson, F Justin Harper and F Chris Johnson. Exercised their third-year option on C Nikola Vucevic.
PHILADELPHIA 76ERS — Waived F Devin Searcy.
PORTLAND TRAIL BLAZERS — Waived G Demonte Harper, G Justin Holiday, G Coby Karl, F Dallas Lauderdale and F Adam Morrison. Assigned Harper and Lauderdale to Idaho (NBADL).
TORONTO RAPTORS — Waived C Jamaal Magloire.
CAROLINA PANTHERS — Signed DT Nate Chandler. Released DT Frank Kearse.
CLEVELAND BROWNS — Placed LB Scott Fujita on injured reserve. Signed DL Brian Sanford from the practice squad.
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Signed DB Malcolm Williams from the practice squad.
HERSHEY BEARS — Recalled F T.J. Syner from Reading (ECHL).