MLB: Reduced suspension of Mariners 2B Mark McLemore from five games to four.
Cardinals: Placed 2B Fernando Vina (injured right hamstring) on 15-day DL. Activated P Mike James.
Red Sox: Recalled P Tim Young from Triple-A Pawtucket.
Tigers: Purchased contract of P Steve Sparks from Triple-A Toledo. Designated P Allen McDill for assignment.
Twins: Released P Sean Bergman after he refused assignment to Triple-A Salt Lake. Recalled P Jason Ryan and C Chad Moeller from Salt Lake.
Warriors: Named Brian Winters, Phil Hubbard, Mark Osowski and Clifford Ray assistant coaches.
Bills: Signed DT Leif Larsen.
Browns: Agreed to terms with DB Anthony Malbrough and DB Lamar Chapman on four-year contracts.
Chiefs: Claimed DE Lamanzer Williams off waivers from Seahawks. Released WR Joe Perez.
Packers: Signed LB Na'il Diggs to multi-year contract.
Saints: Signed FB-TE Kevin Houser, seventh-round draft pick, to three-year contract.
USA Hockey: Named former Bandits coach Moe Mantha associate U.S. national development coach.
USTA: Named Billie Jean King U.S. Olympic women's coach.