Tigers Land David Price in Three-Team Trade

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-08_452e43bdec.jpgBrian D. Kersey/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- The Detroit Tigers waited until the end of Thursday's 4 p.m. ET deadline for non-waiver trades to make the biggest splash of the afternoon. The Tigers acquired former AL Cy Young Award winner David Price in a three-way trade with the Tampa Bay Rays and the Seattle Mariners.

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Red Sox Ship John Lackey to the Cardinals

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-08_61d83061b5.jpgChristopher Pasatieri/Getty Images (NEW YORK) --  The Boston Red Sox stayed active in the trade market Thursday, shipping starting pitcher John Lackey to the St. Louis Cardinals for right-hander Joe Kelly and outfielder Allen Craig. It was the second deal completed prior to Thursday's non-waiver deadline by the Red Sox.

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Ray Rice Breaks His Silence

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-08_296cc5957e.jpgRob Carr/Getty Images (OWINGS MILLS, Md.) -- Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice addressed the media Thursday for the first time since his two-game suspension was announced by the NFL. Rice spoke about the suspension and publicly apologized to his wife, Janay, for the first time since his alleged altercation with his then-fiancee in February.

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Athletics Acquire SP Jon Lester from Red Sox for Yoenis Cespedes

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-08_f72ea2d7df.jpgRobert Rogers/MLB Photos via Getty Images (NEW YORK) --  The Oakland Athletics have acquired starting pitcher Jon Lester, outfielder Jonny Gomes, and cash considerations from the Boston Red Sox in exchange for outfielder Yoenis Cespedes and a 2015 competitive balance pick. The Red Sox were dangling Lester for several days leading up to Thursday's 4 p.m. ET non-waiver trade deadline.

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Bills Reward Running Back Fred Jackson with Contract Extension

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-08_6b4c2f5f61.jpgNFL via Getty Images (PITTSFORD, N.Y.) -- The NFL's oldest running back isn't letting age slow him down as Fred Jackson has agreed on a contract extension with the Buffalo Bills. Jackson's received a one-year extension by the club, and he could now be in a position to start and finish his career in Buffalo.

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