ANGELS: Signed P Mickey Callaway, P Steve Green, P Elvin Nina, P Derrick Turnbow and IF Alfredo Amezaga.
ATHLETICS: Named Clarence Cockrell strength and conditioning coach.
DEVIL RAYS: Agreed to terms with P Doug Creek on a one-year contract.
ORIOLES: Signed IF Howie Clark, P Travis Driskill, P Eric Dubose, OF Luis Garcia, C Mike Hubbard, P Rodrigo Lopez, P Lee Marshall, 1B Domingo Martinez, OF-1B Ryan McGuire, C Izzy Molina, IF Mike Moriarity and P Sean Runyan to minor-league contracts. Invited P Chris Brock, SS Eddy Garabito, 3B Jose Leon and P Jay Spurgeon to training camp.
RED SOX: Agreed to terms with IF Quilvio Veras, OF Jeff Abbott and C Henry Mercedes on minor-league contracts.
YANKEES: Signed OF Shane Spencer to a one-year contract.
ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE: Named Maryland G Juan Dixon Player of the Week.
GEORGIA SOUTHERN: Named Greg Hill wide receivers coach and Mark Williams offensive line coach.
MIAMI: Signed Larry Coker, football coach, to a five-year contract.
TENNESSEE: Announced that WR Donte Stallworth will forgo his appeal of an NCAA decision denying his request to restore his eligibility and make himself available for the NFL draft.
49ERS: Signed RB Saladin McCullough.
JAGUARS: Named Mike Priefer assistant special teams coach.
LIONS: Signed FB Mike Cerimele, QB Scott Dreisbach, WR Latef Grim,OT Dustin Kroeker, G Josh Lovelady, G Rich Mazza, LB Wayne Rogers, TE John Waerig and TE Ben Zagorski.
CANADIENS: Assigned C Marcel Hossa to AHL Quebec.
CAPITALS: Returned D J.F. Fortin to AHL Portland.
DEVILS: Recalled D Mike Commodore and D Andrei Zyuzin from AHL Albany.
FLAMES: Recalled F Jamie Wright from AHL Saint John.
ISLANDERS: Recalled D Branislav Mezei from AHL Bridgeport.
LIGHTNING: Recalled RW Nikita Alexeev from AHL Springfield.
PENGUINS: Recalled D Mike Wilson from AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.
SENATORS: Recalled RW Jody Hull from AHL Grand Rapids.
STARS: Recalled D John Erskine from AHL Utah.
THRASHERS: Recalled G Pasi Nurminen from AHL Chicago.