ANGELS: Reassigned P Von Stertzbach, P Bob Zimmerman, P Delvin James, P Tim Bittner, C Ryan Budde and C Bobby Wilson to minor league camp.
BLUE JAYS: Reassigned C Tim Whittaker to minor league camp. Optioned P Jason Arnold and IF John Hattig to Triple-A Syracuse and IF Raul Tablado, P Ismael Ramirez, OF Miguel Negron and P Vince Perkins to Double-A New Hampshire.
INDIANS: Optioned P Jeremy Guthrie and P Fausto Carmono to Triple-A Buffalo and P Jake Dittler to Double-A Akron. Reassigned C Javi Herrera, IF Jose Morban and IF Jake Gautreau to minor league camp.
NATIONALS: Placed P Francis Beltran on 60-day DL. Optioned P Mike Hinckley to Double-A Harrisburg. Reassigned P Dan Smith to minor league camp. Optioned P Josh Karp to Triple-A New Orleans.
ORIOLES: Optioned 1B Walter Young, P John Maine and C Eli Whiteside to Triple-A Ottawa and P Adam Loewen to Single-A Frederick. Reassigned P Hayden Penn, P Brian Forystek and P Marino Salas to minor league camp.
PADRES: Optioned P Brad Baker and P Chris Oxspring, P Rusty Tucker, IF Josh Barfield, IF Tagg Bozied and IF Corey Smith to Triple-A Portland and P Sean Thompson to Double-A Mobile. Reassigned P Michael Brunet, P Travis Chick, C George Kottaras and IF Michael Johnson to minor league camp.
PHILLIES: Optioned P Keith Bucktrot, P Zack Segovia, 3B Juan Richardson and OF Chris Roberson to minor league camp. Reassigned IF/OF John Castellano, C Tim Gradoville and OF Jorge Padilla to minor league camp.
RED SOX: Optioned P Abe Alvarez and IF Alejandro Machado to Triple-A Pawtucket, P Chris Smith to Double-A Portland and P Manny Delcarmen, P Anibal Sanchez, P Luis Mendoza and P Juan Cedeno to Single-A Wilmington. Reassigned IF Kenny Perez and OF Chip Ambres to minor league camp.
ROYALS: Optioned 1B Justin Huber and C Paul Phillips to Triple-A Omaha and P Brian Bass, P Leo Nunez, P Devon Lowery and 2B Donnie Murphy to Double-A Wichita. Reassigned P Byron Embry, OF Adrian Brown, P Steve Stemle and P Roberto Giron to minor league camp.
TWINS: Optioned P Travis Bowyer, C Rob Bowen, 1B Garrett Jones and IF Luis Rodriguez to Triple-A Rochester. Optioned P Francisco Liriano to Double-A New Britain and P Scott Tyler to Single-A Fort Myers. Reassigned 2B Luis Maza and IF Glenn Williams and OF Josh Rabe to minor league camp.
YANKEES: Optioned SS Ferdin Tejada to Double-A Trenton.
GRIZZLIES: Placed G Andre Emmett (knee) on injured list.
HAWKS: Placed F/C Michael Stewart (back) on injured list.
TIMBERWOLVES: Placed C Ervin Johnson (knee) on injured list.
TRAIL BLAZERS: Placed F Zach Randolph (knee) on injured list.
COMETS (WNBA): Signed F Jocelyn Penn.
ALABAMA STATE: Dismissed F Earl Howard from men's basketball team.
CONNECTICUT: Suspended freshman G Antonio Kellogg indefinitely for violation of team policy.
MASSACHUSETTS: Fired Steve Lappas, men's basketball coach.
MONMOUTH, N.J.: Named Michele Baxter women's basketball coach.
OKLAHOMA STATE: Announced the resignation of Julie Goodenough, women's basketball coach.
OREGON STATE: Fired Judy Spoelstra, women's basketball coach.
SAN DIEGO: Announced resignation of Kathy Marpe, women's basketball coach.
TENNESSEE: Fired Buzz Peterson, men's basketball coach.
TULSA: Named Doug Wojcik (Navy) men's basketball coach.
UMBC: 3B Kristie Pickeral was named America East softball Player of the Week. A Brendan Mundorf (Mount St. Joseph) was named America East men's lacrosse Player of the Week.
VIRGINIA: Announced resignation of Pete Gillen, men's basketball coach. M Jack deVilliers (St. Paul's) was named Atlantic Coast Conference men's lacrosse Player of the Week.
WASHINGTON COLLEGE: SS Jim Barossi was named Centennial Conference baseball Player of the Week
BENGALS: Signed DT Bryan Robinson to three-year contract.
BILLS: Released S Pierson Prioleau. Re-signed TE Ryan Neufeld.
BROWNS: Terminated contract of DE Courtney Brown. Signed DT Jason Fisk to three-year contract.
COWBOYS: Re-signed S Lynn Scott and LB Keith O'Neil.
DOLPHINS: Released FB Rob Konrad.
49ERS: Waived WR Bosley Allen.
GIANTS: Released DT Norman Hand.
RAIDERS: Re-signed DE Bobby Hamilton to three-year contract.