ANGELS: Activated OF Vladimir Guerrero from 15-day DL. Placed P Kelvim Escobar on 15-day DL with bone spur in right elbow.
ASTROS: Recalled P Mike Burns from Triple-A Round Rock. Optioned OF Todd Self to Round Rock. Announced C Raul Chavez cleared waivers and accepted outright assignment to Round Rock.
DEVIL RAYS: Agreed to terms with P Wade Townsend, eighth overall pick in amateur draft, on minor league contract worth about $1.5 million
NATIONALS: Traded P Tomo Ohka to Brewers for 2B Junior Spivey. Claimed P Ryan Drese off waivers from Rangers. Clamed P Jacobo Seuqea off waivers from Orioles and optioned him to Double-A Harrisburg. Announced retirement of former Orioles OF Jeffrey Hammonds.
ORIOLES: Optioned OF Napoleon Calzado to Triple-A Ottawa.
RANGERS: Recalled P Juan Dominguez from Double-A Frisco. Purchased contract of pitcher C.J. Wilson from Frisco. Placed P Nick Regilio on 15-day DL with right elbow tendinitis. Optioned P Michael Tejera to Triple-A Oklahoma.
REDS: Signed OF Jay Bruce, 12th overall pick in amateur draft, to $1.8 million minor league contract.
ROCKIES: Placed LF Matt Holliday on 15-day DL with fractured right pinkie finger. Recalled OF Jorge Piedra from Triple-A Colorado Springs.
TIGERS: Activated P Fernando Rodney from 15-day DL.
WHITE SOX: Sent P Kris Honel outright to Double-A Birmingham.
MAGIC: Named Randy Ayers and Tom Sterner assistant coaches.
CAL STATE NORTHRIDGE: Announced resignation of women's basketball coach Tammy Holder.
GANNON: Announced the resignation of Mike Polon, women's basketball coach.
GEORGETOWN: Named Bernard Muir director of athletics, effective July 1.
GIANTS: Released OT Kyle Wallace.
PACKERS: Waived QB Scott McBrien (Maryland).
W L Pct. GB
Connecticut 5 1 .833 -
Detroit 5 1 .833 -
Indiana 5 3 .625 1
Washington 3 5 .375 3
New York 2 4 .333 3
Charlotte 1 6 .143 4 1/2
W L Pct. GB
Sacramento 6 1 .857 -
Seattle 5 3 .625 1 1/2
Houston 4 3 .571 2
Minnesota 3 3 .500 2 1/2
Los Angeles 3 4 .429 3
Phoenix 2 6 .250 4 1/2
San Antonio 2 6 .250 4 1/2
Washington 64, Seattle 52 Detroit 69, Charlotte 55 Indiana 62, New York 59 Connecticut 77, Houston 57 Sacramento 73, Phoenix 61
Cal Ripken Sr. Baseball League Maryland Orioles 4, Bethesda Big Train 0