Dodgers: Named Tom Gamboa manager and Ron Jackson hitting coach at Triple-A Albuquerque. Named Rick Burleson manager, U.L. Washington hitting coach and Mark Littell pitching coach at Triple-A San Antonio. Named Dino Ebel manager and Shawn Barton pitching coach at Single-A San Bernardino. Named John Shoemaker manager, Tony Harris hitting coach and Marty Reed pitching coach at Single-A Vero Beach. Named Butch Hughes manager, Damon Farmer hitting coach and Fred Corral pitching coach at Single-A Yakima. Named Juan Bustabad manager at Single-A Great Falls. Named Alvaro Espinoza minor-league infield coordinator and Jim Johnson minor-league pitching coordinator.
Giants: Named Fred Stanley manager and Trevor Wilson coach at Single-A Salem-Keizer.
Frederick Keys (Single-A): Named Gina Stepoulos assistant GM. She has worked for Keys since 1994, most recently as director of ticket operations.
Clippers: Signed F Marty Conlon. Placed F Brian Skinner on injured list with sprained left ankle.
Timberwolves: Placed C Dean Garrett on injured list. Activated F Andrae Patterson from injured list.
National Soccer Coaches Association of Maryland: Named two Maryland sophomores, Dan Califf and Taylor Twellman, third-team All-Americans. Also named Maryland's Jason Cropley, Nick Downing and Beckett Hollenbach to All-South Atlantic honors.
Dickinson: Named Mark Brown men's soccer coach.
Franklin & Marshall: Freshman swimmer Jason Bruns (Gilman) earned F&M; Athlete of The Week honors after swimming the first leg of the 200 freestyle relay, which finished in a record 1: 27: 45 at last weekend's F&M; invitational meet. Bruns also was named to the Centennial Conference Honor Roll.
Louisiana Tech: Signed football coach Jack Bicknell III to a five-year contract extension.
NFL: Fined Dolphins DT Daryl Gardener$7,500 for a helmet-to-helmet hit in Sunday's game against Jets.
Giants: Signed K Jose Cortez from practicesquad.
Saints: Signed CB Corey Harris from practice squad. Placed S Chris Hewitt on IR.
Islanders: Reassigned RW Mark Lawrence to IHL Chicago. Called up LW Niklas Andersson, RW Scott Pearson and D Dallas Eakins from Chicago.
Maple Leafs: Assigned C Alyn McCauley to AHL St. John's.