CARDINALS: Placed P Bill Pulsipher on 15-day DL with strained right hamstring. Recalled P Carmen Cali from Triple-A Memphis.
CUBS: Activated P Mark Prior from 15-day DL. Optioned P Todd Wellemeyer to Triple-A Iowa.
DEVIL RAYS: Activated former Orioles C Charles Johnson from restricted list. Designated C Tim Laker for assignment.
ROCKIES: Activated P Chin-hui Tsao and IF Desi Relaford from 15-day DL. Designated IF Alfredo Amezaga for assignment. Optioned P Javier Lopez to Triple-A Colorado Springs.
TWINS: Placed 1B Justin Morneau on 15-day DL with concussion. Recalled 3B Terry Tiffee from Triple-A Rochester.
NBA: Suspended Bulls F Andres Nocioni for one game for elbowing Pistons' Tayshaun Prince in Monday's game. Fined Nuggets F Kenyon Martin $7,500 for verbally abusing game official and failing to leave court in timely manner during Monday's game against Warriors.
COLORADO: Named Mike Bohn athletic director.
GEORGIA TECH: Announced freshman men's basketball G Zam Fredrick will transfer.
GOUCHER: The following were named Players of Week in Capital Athletic Conference: Whitney Groseclose, women's lacrosse; Dana Clark, women's tennis; and Jana White, women's track and field.
GREENSBORO: Kevin Showe (Wilde Lake) was named USA South Baseball Rookie Pitcher of Week.
UMBC: Announced Jeff Estis resigned as assistant men's basketball coach.
PITTSBURGH: Announced junior G Carl Krauser is making himself available for NBA draft.
ST. MARY'S: M Sarah Sloane was named Capital Athletic Conference Player of Week for women's lacrosse.
TOWSON: A Bobby Griebe (Boys' Latin) was named Colonial Athletic Association Player of Week for men's lacrosse. SS Katie Mumbauer was named CAA Player of Week for softball.
VALPARAISO: Announced freshman G Kayla Ming has been granted release from basketball commitment.
U.S. FIGURE SKATING: Named Ron Hershberger president
BEARS: Signed TE John Owens to one-year contract.
BENGALS: Re-signed RB Kenny Watson to one-year contract.
BUCCANEERS: Signed T Jeff Hatch and T Matt Martin.
COWBOYS: Signed P Clinton Greathouse.
RAIDERS: Agreed to contract terms with DB Renaldo Hill, who had been with Cardinals.
SEAHAWKS: Agreed to terms with former Ravens LB Jamie Sharper, who had been with Texans.
STEELERS: Restricted free-agent DE Brett Keisel signed one-year, $656,000 contract.
TEXANS: Re-signed LB Troy Evans and LB Shantee Orr.