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BASEBALL

Arizona Diamondbacks - Activated outfielder Cody Ross from the 15-day disabled list and pitcher Daniel Hudson from the 60-day disabled list.

Atlanta Braves - Recalled pitchers Juan Jaime and Chasen Shreve and outfielders Jose Constanza and Joey Terdoslavich from Gwinnett (IL).

Baltimore Orioles - Recalled pitcher Evan Meek from Norfolk (IL) and pitcher Kevin Gausman from Gulf Coast Orioles (Gulf Coast); selected the contract of pitcher Joe Saunders from Norfolk; added infielder Kelly Johnson to the active roster.

Boston Red Sox - Recalled pitcher Steven Wright from Pawtucket (IL).

Chicago Cubs - Recalled pitcher Blake Parker from Iowa (PCL).

Cleveland Indians - Recalled pitchers Austin Adams, Bryan Price and infielder Jesus Aguilar from Columbus (IL); activated designated hitter Jason Giambi from the 60-day DL; reinstated catcher Chris Gimenez from paternity list.

Detroit Tigers - Recalled infielder Hernan Perez and outfielder Tyler Collins from Toledo (IL); recalled outfielder Steven Moya from Erie (Eastern); purchased the contract of catcher James McCann from Toledo.

Houston Astros - Fired manager Bo Porter and bench coach Dave Trembley; named Tom Lawless interim manager and Adam Everett bench coach.

Kansas City Royals - Activated first baseman Eric Hosmer from the 15-day disabled list; selected the contract of outfielder Carlos Peguero from Omaha (PCL); selected the contract of pitcher Brandon Finnegan from Northwest Arkansas (Texas); recalled pitcher Casey Coleman, infielder Johnny Giavotella and catcher Francisco Pena from Omaha; recalled outfielder Lane Adams from Northwest Arkansas; designated pitchers Chris Dwyer and Blake Wood for assignment.

Miami Marlins - Activated pitcher Dan Jennings off the 15-day disabled list; activated pitcher Carter Capps off the 60-day disabled list; transferred pitcher Kevin Gregg to the 60-day disabled list.

Milwaukee Brewers - Activated pitchers Matt Garza and Wei-Chung Wang from the 15-day disabled list; recalled pitcher Jimmy Nelson from Brevard County (Florida State) and outfielder Logan Schafer from Nashville (PCL); selected the contract of catcher Matt Pagnozzi from Nashville; transferred infielder Jeff Bianchi to the 60-day disabled list.

Oakland Athletics - Reinstated shortstop Jed Lowrie from the 15-day disabled list; recalled pitcher Fernando Rodriguez and outfielder Billy Burns from Sacramento (PCL) and selected the contract of catcher Bryan Anderson from Sacramento.

Pittsburgh Pirates - Recalled pitcher Gerrit Cole from Bristol (AL); activated pitcher Stolmy Pimentel from the 15-day disabled list; Recalled catcher Tony Sanchez from Indianapolis (IL); selected the contract of pitcher John Holdzkom and optioned him to Indianapolis; Designated first baseman Chris McGuiness for assignment.

San Diego Padres - Recalled pitcher Robbie Erlin from El Paso (PCL); selected the contract of pitcher Leonel Campos from El Paso; selected the contract of infielder Corey Spangenberg from San Antonio (Texas); transferred first baseman Yonder Alonso and outfielder Carlos Quentin to the 60-day disabled list.

Seattle Mariners - Suspended first baseman/designated hitter Jesus Montero for the rest of the season; activated outfielder Corey Hart from the 15-day disabled list; recalled first baseman Justin Smoak, outfielder Stefen Romero and pitchers Taijuan Walker and Lucas Luetge from Tacoma (PCL); selected the contracts of catcher Humberto Quintero and pitcher Carson Smith from Tacoma; transferred infielder Willie Bloomquist to the 60-day disabled list.

St. Louis Cardinals - Activated infielder Mark Ellis from the 15-day disabled list.

Tampa Bay Rays - Activated outfielder David DeJesus off the 15-day disabled list; recalled catcher Curt Casali from Charlotte (Florida State) and pitcher Brandon Gomes from Durham (IL); selected the contract of pitcher Steve Geltz from Durham; outrighted the contract of catcher Ali Solis to Durham.

FOOTBALL

Buffalo Bills - Released tight end Tony Moeaki from injured reserve with an injury settlement.

Chicago Bears - Signed long snapper Jeremy Cain; signed wide receivers Josh Bellamy and Rashad Ross, offensive linemen Taylor Boggs and Ryan Groy, defensive linemen Brandon Dunn and Roy Philon, cornerbacks Isaiah Frey, Al Louis-Jean and Terrance Mitchell and linebacker DeDe Lattimore to the practice squad.

Cleveland Browns - Signed offensive lineman Patrick Lewis to the practice squad.

Dallas Cowboys - Waived safety Ahmad Dixon and defensive back Jemea Thomas; signed safety C.J. Spillman and linebacker Korey Toomer; signed fullback Nikita Whitlock to the practice squad.

Denver Broncos - Signed defensive end Zach Thompson to the practice squad.

Green Bay Packers - Signed cornerback Jumal Rolle to the practice squad; released wide receiver Alex Gillett from the practice squad.

Minnesota Vikings - Signed cornerback Chris Greenwood to the practice squad.

Oakland Raiders - Signed running back George Atkinson III, wide receiver Seth Roberts, tight end Scott Simonson, offensive linemen Dan Kistler and Lamar Mady, defensive linemen Denico Autry and Ricky Lumpkin, linebackers Bojay Filimoeatu and Spencer Hadley and cornerback Ras-I Dowling to the practice squad.

San Diego Chargers - Signed defensive tackle Ricardo Mathews; waived running back Marion Grice.

Tennessee Titans - Agreed to terms on a contract with linebacker Quentin Groves; waived linebacker Patrick Bailey; added cornerback Ri'Shard Anderson, linebacker Dontay Moch and tight end Orson Charles to the practice squad.

09/01 16:19:23 ET As of September 1, 2014, at 04:20 PM ET