CARDINALS: Agreed to terms with GM Walt Jocketty on a three-year contract.
CUBS: Agreed to terms with OF Jeromy Burnitz on a one-year contract.
DODGERS: Agreed to contract with 3B Norihiro Nakamura.
INDIANS: Acquired IF Jake Gautreau from Padres for IF Corey Smith.
MARLINS: Signed free-agent P Jim Mecir, who had been with Athletics, to one-year contract.
ORIOLES: Traded 2B Jerry Hairston, 2B Mike Fontenot and P Dave Crouthers for OF Sammy Sosa and $8.15 million.
HAWKS: Placed F Josh Smith on injured list with sprained right ankle. Activated G Donta Smith.
HORNETS: Announced resignation of executive VP and COO Jack Capella.
KINGS: Activated F Maurice Evans from injured list. Placed F Erik Daniels on injured list.
LAKERS: Announced resignation of coach Rudy Tomjanovich.
WARRIORS: Placed F Troy Murphy on injured list. Activated F Zarko Cabarkapa.
WASHINGTON MYSTICS (WNBA): Announced retirement of G Stacey Dales-Schuman.
AUBURN: Named David Gibbs defensive coordinator.
IOWA: Announced G Pierre Pierce has been dismissed from men's basketball team.
MARYLAND: Signed M-D Aimee Bresani, D-M Kimberly Bunting, M-F Melissa Heintz, M-F Sarah Sample (St. Mary's, George Washington) and F-M Kaila Sciascia to play women's soccer.
NORTH CAROLINA: Suspended DL Terry Hunter after being charged with driving with revoked license and misdemeanor marijuana possession.
TEXAS PAN-AMERICAN: Named Scott Street AD.
TOWSON: Signed D T.J. Jager (Loch Raven), Nino Mangione (Calvert Hall), Cesar Anibal Perez Cisneros and Jahnai Raynor to play men's soccer. Signed F Rosie Goldberg (Centennial), M Jessica Perocho, M Britney Thomas (Eastern Tech) and F Kaitlyn Zamroz to play women's soccer.
WASHINGTON COLLEGE: Announced F Jonathan Webb has been named ECAC South Player of Week.
BUCCANEERS: Allocated CB Blue Adams, K Todd France, WR Adrian Madise, WR Terrance Metcalf, DT Delbert Cowsette, S Kalvin Pearson, T Mitch White, DL Brian Save and P Brian Simnjanovski to NFL Europe.
DOLPHINS: Named Jason Garrett quarterbacks coach.
49ERS: Named Scot McCloughan VP of player personnel.