DEVIL RAYS: Agreed to terms with P Jorge Sosa on one-year, $650,000 contract.
METS: Agreed to minor league contract with P Todd Van Poppel.
TWINS: Re-signed P Johan Santana to four-year, $40 million contract.
POTOMAC (SINGLE-A): Announced team's name has been changed to Nationals.
NUGGETS: Placed C Nene on injured list.
76ERS: Placed F John Salmons on injured list with asthmatic bronchitis. Activated G Kevin Ollie from injured list.
WARRIORS: Traded F Clifford Robinson to Nets for two second-round draft picks.
WIZARDS: Activated C Peter John Ramos. Placed F Samaki Walker on injured list with lower back strain.
COPPIN: G Darryl Roberts named MEAC Rookie of Week.
ELON: Named Chris Webb women's soccer coach.
ILLINOIS: Named Ed Warinner assistant football coach.
MARYLAND: G Anesia Smith named one of 10 finalists for Nancy Lieberman Award given to nation's top women's point guard. G John Gilchrist named ACC Player of Week.
STANFORD: Named Tom Hayes defensive coordinator and secondary coach.
UMBC: Named Ian Blanchard women's volleyball coach.
UMES: C Krisit Veltkamp named MEAC women's basketball Co-Rookie of Week.
UMKC: Named Will Rudd assistant AD for external relations.
BEARS: Agreed to terms on a six-year contract with long snapper Patrick Mannelly.
BENGALS: Signed coach Marvin Lewis to one-year contract extension through 2008.
BROWNS: Released QB Jeff Garcia. Named Jeff Davidson offensive line coach, Terry Robiskie wide receivers coach and Jerry Rossburg special teams coach.
DOLPHINS: Named Tim Davis assistant offensive line coach and Bert Hill associate strength coach.
49ERS: Named Gary Emanuel defensive line coach and Johnny Parker strength and conditioning coach.
REDSKINS: Signed LB Clifton Smith.
VIKINGS: Announced sale of team from Red McCombs to group headed by Reggie Fowler, pending NFL approval.
EDMONTON ESKIMOS (CFL): Announced retirement of RB Mike Pringle.