DIAMONDBACKS: Announced retirement of 1B Mark Grace at end of the season.
PADRES: Purchased contracts of P Sazi Guthrie and P Jake Upwood from Gary Shourthshore of Independent Northern League.
GRIZZLIES: Signed F Shelton Jones, G Richard Jeter and G Robert O'Kelley.
HAWKS: Re-signed G Dion Glover.
JAZZ: Agreed to terms on two-year contract with free agent G Raja Bell, who had been with Mavericks.
NUGGETS: Signed G Yuta Tabuse.
TIMBERWOLVES: Agreed to terms with C Jason Collier, F-C Brandon Kurtz, F Quincy Lewis and G Keith McLeod.
FEVER (WNBA): Announced resignation of coach Nell Fortner.
BAYLOR: Announced G Corey Herring has returned to men's basketball team.
NFL: Suspended Rams LB Scott Shanle for four games without pay for violating league's policy on anabolic steroids and related substances. Fined Broncos $25,000 for showing up in wrong colored uniforms for game against Chargers on Sept. 14 and WR Rod Smith $20,000 for accidentally hitting an official in a game on Sept. 22.
RAMS: Signed TE Spencer Nead to active roster from practice squad. Released G Curry Dawson from practice squad.
U.S. BASEBALL: Named Dave Stewart, Thad Bosley and Eddie Rodriguez coaches for team trying to qualify for Athens Olympics.