Brewers: Named Larry Aaron and Justin McCray scouts. Named Tom Allison, Bobby Heck and Ric Wilson scouting crosscheckers.
Indians: Signed P Brian Barber to minor-league contract and invited him to spring training.
Mariners: Announced that team has reached two-year friendship agreement with Fortitudo Bologna Baseball Club of Italian Professional League.
Red Sox: Named Billy Gardner Jr. manager of Double-A Trenton.
Reds: Named Gary Hughes director of professional scouting and special assistant to general manager.
Tigers: Named Bill Madlock hitting coach, former Orioles C Bob Melvin bench coach and Doug Mansolino third base coach.
Nets: Placed F Michael Cage (lower back strain) on injured list. Activated G Kendall Gill from injured list.
76ers: Activated C Matt Geiger from injured list. Placed C Nazr Mohammed on injured list.
Timberwolves: Waived C Danny Schayes and F Lou Roe.
BayRunners (IBL): Signed F-C Kevin Jobity. Waived C Clifford Rozier.
National Soccer Coaches Association of America: Named Maryland F Taylor Twellman and D Dan Cliff to the All-South Atlantic Region Division I first team. Named Maryland D Nick Downing, Navy M Michael Paisant, Towson F Alfonso DeMarcs, UMBC F Ty Engram and Loyola F Christof Lindemayer to second team. Named Maryland F Jason Cropley, UMBC F Giuliano Celenza (Curley), UMBC D Andrew Wells and Mount St. Mary's D Niall Lepper to third team.
Coppin: Extended suspensions of F Larry Tucker and G Khari McKie to three games for violating team rules.
Montana State: Named Mike Kramer football coach.
Oklahoma: Named Doug Macey men's assistant gymnastics coach.
Utah State: Named Mick Dennehy football coach.
Valdosta State: Named Chris Hatcher football coach.
Chargers: Signed WR Robert Reed from practice squad. Released DL Chris Mims.
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (CFL): Re-signed LB Joe Hagins.
Islanders: Recalled C Jason Krog and LW Vladimir Orszagh from AHL Lowell.
Lightning: Signed LW Nils Ekman to two-year contract and assigned him to IHL Detroit.
Mighty Ducks: Recalled D Dan Trebil from AHL Cincinnati.
ATP Tour: Announced retirement of MaliVai Washington.
New England Revolution (MSL): Claimed F Eduardo Hurtado off waivers from the New York-New Jersey MetroStars.