MINNESOTA TWINS -- Traded RHP Fernando Rodney to Oakland for right-handed pitcher Dakota Chalmers.
National Football League
DETROIT LIONS — Waived WR Deontez Alexander from reserve/injured.
MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Placed G Nick Easton on injured reserve.
OAKLAND RAIDERS — Signed S Quincy Mauger. Waived C Drew Scott.
National Hockey League
ARIZONA COYOTES — Signed C Christian Dvorak to a six-year contract extension through the through 2024-25 season.
NCAA — Named Amy Reis director of women's basketball.
KANSAS STATE — Signed Bill Snyder, football coach, to a five-year contract through the 2022 season.
LSU — Suspended sophomore LB Tylor Taylor for a violation of team rules.