ANGELS: Invited following to spring training: P Dusty Bergman, P Eric Cyr, P Delvin James, P Greg Jones, P Cory Lee, P Joel Peralta, P Evan Thomas, C Ryan Budde, C Tom Gregorio, C Mike Napoli, C Bobby Wilson, IF Erick Aybar, IF Howard Kendrick, IF David Matranga, IF Zach Sorensen, OF Brian Gordon, OF Nick Gorneault, OF Tommy Murphy, OF Chris Prieto, OF Curtis Pride (Silver Spring) and OF Reggie Willits.
BRAVES: Agreed to one-year, $600,000 contract with free-agent P Gabe White, who had been with Reds.
DODGERS: Re-signed P Odalis Perez to three-year, $24 million contract.
METS: Reached preliminary agreement on one-year, $900,000 contract with free-agent IF Miguel Cairo, who had been with Yankees.
PADRES: Agreed to one-year, $750,000 contract with P Chris Hammond, who had been with Athletics, contingent on his passing a physical.
TIGERS: Agreed to one-year, $2,575,000 contract with 1B Carlos Pena.
WHITE SOX: Designated C Jamie Burke for assignment.
YANKEES: Named Dwight Gooden special adviser to owner George Steinbrenner.
KINGS: Placed G Bobby Jackson on injured list after left wrist surgery. Claimed G Eddie House off waivers from Bucks.
TRAIL BLAZERS: Placed F Shareef Abdur-Rahim (loose particles in his right elbow) and F Darius Miles (knee injury) on injured list. Activated C Ha Seung Jin.
BOSTON COLLEGE: Announced that DE Mathias Kiwanuka will remain in school for final year of college eligibility rather than entering NFL draft.
DUKE: Named Maryland running backs coach Bill O'Brien offensive coordinator.
MIAMI: Announced that RB Frank Gore will forgo senior season and make himself available for NFL draft.
MISSOURI: Announced that junior RB Damien Nash will enter NFL draft.
ST. MARY'S: Named men's basketball player Dan Engelstad Athlete of the Month.
SOUTH CAROLINA: Announced that sophomore basketball C Paulius Joneliunas will transfer to American.
SYRACUSE: Announced resignation of running backs coach David Walker to take same role with Pittsburgh.
TEXAS: Suspended basketball C Jason Klotz for tomorrow's Big 12 season opener for throwing punch during game Thursday night.
TOWSON: Announced that baseball P Austin Hurd (Gaithersburg) signed a letter of intent.
WEST VIRGINIA: Announced that wide receivers coach Steve Bird will not return next season.
BRONCOS: Signed RB Kris Briggs, former Ravens WR Todd Devoe, DE Randy Garner, G Reese Hicks, TE Mike Pinkard and LB Markus Steele to future contracts.
PATRIOTS: Placed CB Ty Law on IR with broken left foot.
REDSKINS: Named Bill Musgrave quarterbacks coach. Announced that quarterbacks coach Jack Burns will be reassigned.
LPGA: Commissioner Ty Votaw announced that he will resign after 2005 season.
CALIFORNIA HORSE RACING BOARD: Upheld ruling by administrative law judge that voided stewards' August suspension of jockey Patrick Valenzuela.
U.S. OLYMPIC COMMITTEE: Chief financial officer Early Reese resigned.
D.C. UNITED: Re-signed D Brandon Prideaux. Golf