Angels: Signed IF Aaron Ledesma to one-year contract.
Rockies: Agreed to terms with OF John Vander Wal and OF Quinton McCracken on one-year contracts.
Rangers: Signed P Joe Hesketh to minor-league contract.
Reds: Signed P Brian Warren, P Larry Luebbers, C Rick Sellers and IF-OF Frank Kremblas to Triple-A contracts.
Royals: Agreed to terms with P Hipolito Pichardo on two-year contract.
Arkansas: Held men's basketball player Sunday Adebayo out of last night's game because of NCAA review of his graduation records.
South Carolina: Suspended TB Duce Staley indefinitely from football team for violating team rules.
Texas Christian: G Juan Bragg and G Princeston Parks quit basketball team.
Cardinals: Named Jim Skipper running backs coach.
Baltimore: Fired Bill Belichick, coach.
Jets: Signed RT David Williams.
Packers: Named Marty Mornhinweg quarterbacks coach.
Panthers: Released WR Don Beebe, OL Derrick Graham and TE Pete Metzelaars. Declined to pick up option on QB Jack Trudeau.
Redskins: Signed T Ed Simmons.
Saints: Named Dave Atkins running backs coach.
Steelers: Filed formal complaint with NFL, charging Jets with tampering with QB Neil O'Donnell.
Montreal (CFL): Named Dave Ritchie defensive coordinator.
LPGA: Elected Andrew J. Shepard chairman of the LPGA board of directors.
Solheim Cup: U.S. squad named Judy Rankin captain for biennial match this September in Wales.
Canadiens: Recalled D Marko Kiprusoff from AHL Fredericton.
Stars: Assigned D Travis Richards to IHL Michigan.
Binghamton (AHL): Sent G Ken Sherard to ECHL Charlotte.
Philadelphia (NPSL): Named Gerry Ryan GM.