The Seattle Seahawks have added depth to their secondary by acquiring cornerback Mohammed Seisay from the Detroit Lions for an undisclosed 2016 draft pick.
Seattle announced the trade on Sunday. The Seahawks had an open spot on their 90-man roster after releasing defensive tackle Tony McDaniel in a salary cap move.
BASEBALLAmerican LeagueBOSTON RED SOX — Placed RHP Rick Porcello on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Thursday.
HOUSTON ASTROS — Optioned RHP Vincent Velasquez to Corpus Christi (TL).
NEW YORK METS — Placed RHP Diego Moreno on the 15-day DL. Recalled RHP Branden Pinder from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL).
OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Designated LHP Eric O'Flaherty for assignment.
The mother of a Reno girl with a rare form of epilepsy is trying to secure permission for her daughter's school to administer medicine that could halt potentially deadly seizures.
Gabriella Bertolino tells the Reno Gazette-Journal (http://on.rgj.com/1JZAYF3) that she has been trying to get the Washoe County School District to allow the drug 6-year-old Scarlett needs before her first day of school next week.
District officials say it has not received clearance from the Nevada State Board of Nursing to give the drug Midazolam.
But the board director Debra Scott says the district already has approval.
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