NASCAR: Fined crew chief Jon R. Wolfe $2,000 for infraction discovered Feb. 20 during Busch Series post-qualifying inspection at North Carolina Speedway.
NATIONAL LEAGUE: Named Gene Brtalik director of media relations.
ANGELS: Agreed to terms with P Chris Bootcheck on one-year contract.
BRAVES: Signed C-OF Eli Marrero to one-year contract extension through 2005.
DEVIL RAYS: Transferred P Seth McClung to 60-day DL.
PIRATES: Signed OF Raul Mondesi, who had been with Diamondbacks, to one-year contract with club option for 2005.
REDS: Signed P Mark Watson to minor league contract.
KINGS: Waived F Lawrence Funderburke.
CENTENNIAL CONFERENCE: Named McDaniel G Toby McIntire (Crofton, St. Mary's) women's basketball Player of Week.
NORTHEAST CONFERENCE: Named Mount St. Mary's G Adrienne Harris women's basketball Player of Week. Named Mount St. Mary's G Mychal Kearse men's basketball Rookie of Week.
CINCINNATI: C Robert Whaley leaves basketball team for personal reasons.
RICHMOND: Named Dave Clawson football coach.
SOUTHEAST MISSOURI STATE: Named Rob Likens offensive coordinator.
TROY STATE: Announced wide receivers coach Arlington Nunn has resigned to become running backs coach at Mississippi.
COLTS: Designated QB Peyton Manning as franchise player.
SAINTS: Designated DE Darren Howard as franchise player.
49ERS: Designated LB Julian Peterson as franchise player. Agreed to terms with RB Kevan Barlow on five-year contract extension.
AVALANCHE: Assigned D Brett Clark to AHL Hershey.
BLACKHAWKS: Recalled G Michael Leighton from AHL Norfolk. Assigned G Adam Munro to Norfolk.
COYOTES: Recalled C Erik Westrum from AHL Springfield.
FLYERS: Recalled D Freddy Meyer from AHL Philadelphia.
RANGERS: Recalled C Cory Larose and RW Paul Healey from AHL Hartford.
SHARKS: Recalled D Christian Ehrhoff from AHL Cleveland.
MISL: Named Blast D Billy Nelson Defensive Player of Week.
METROSTARS (MLS): Announced partnership with Long Island of USL Pro-Select League in joint player development initiative.
FINALISTS: Named swimmer Michael Phelps of Towson, Cavaliers G LeBron James, Connecticut G Diana Taurasi, short-track speed skater Apolo Anton Ohno and track athlete Philippa Raschker five finalists for award as top amateur athlete in the United States.