BOSTON RED SOX — Assigned RHP Pedro Beato outright to Pawtucket (IL).
HOUSTON ASTROS — Assigned 3B Brandon Laird and OF Che-Hsuan Lin outright to Oklahoma City (PCL).
SACRAMENTO KINGS — Suspended C DeMarcus Cousins indefinitely for unprofessional behavior and conduct detrimental to the team.
HOUSTON TEXANS — Signed S Eddie Pleasant from the practice squad.
MIAMI DOLPHINS — Placed PK Dan Carpenter on injured reserve. Signed PK Nate Kaeding.
MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Waived TE Allen Reisner and G Mark Asper. Activated CB Chris Cook from injured reserve. Signed DE George Johnson from the practice squad.
ST. LOUIS RAMS — Signed CB Quinton Pointer from the practice squad.
WORCESTER SHARKS — Returned D Denny Urban to Reading (ECHL).