A rundown of today's top sports headlines.
|Major League Baseball
As you all know by now, Los Angeles Angel's pitcher, Tyler Skaggs. was found dead yesterday. He was 27 years old.
The Baltimore Orioles have optioned Tom Eshelman to Triple-A Norfolk.
The New York Yankees have placed Luke Voit on the injured list after straining his abdomen.
National Hockey League
Some more transactions from yesterday.
The Toronto Maple Leafs made another huge trade yesterday, acquiring Tyson Barrie, Alex Kerfoot, a 2020 sixth-round draft pick from the Colorado Avalanche for Nazem Kadri, Calle Rosen, and a 2020 third-round pick.
The Carolina Hurricanes have re-signed Petr Mrazek to a two-year, $6.25 million contract extension.
The Chicago Blackhawks have signed Robin Lehner to a one-year, $5 million contract.
THe New York Islanders have signed Semyon Varlmov to a four-year contract.
The Islanders also re-signed Anders Lee to a seven-year, $49 million contract extension.
The New York Rangers have signed Artemi Panarin to a seven-year, $81.5 million contract.
The San Jose sharks have signed Dalton Prout and Jonny Bronzinski to one-year contracts.
Finally, the Arizona Coyotes have signed Lawson Crouse to a three-year contract. Financial terms were not disclosed.