CUBS: Activated P Mark Prior from 15-day DL. Optioned P Rich Hill to Triple-A Iowa.
DEVIL RAYS: Recalled P Seth McClung from Triple-A Durham. Optioned P Franklin Nunez to Durham.
METS: Placed 1B Doug Mientkiewicz on 15-day DL with strained right hamstring. Purchased contract of IF Jose Offerman from Triple-A Norfolk.
PADRES: Placed 1B Phil Nevin on 15-day DL, retroactive to Tuesday, with strained left oblique. Recalled OF Ben Johnson from Triple-A Portland.
PIRATES: Recalled P Ian Snell from Triple-A Indianapolis. Optioned P Mike Johnston to Indianapolis.
REDS: Placed P Randy Keisler on 15-day DL, retroactive to last Monday, with inflammation in left elbow. Recalled P Brian Shackelford from Triple-A Louisville.
TIGERS: Activated SS Carlos Guillen from 15-day DL. Optioned SS Tony Giarratano to Double-A Erie.
YANKEES: Purchased contract of OF Kevin Reese from Triple-A Columbus. Optioned P Sean Henn to Columbus. Transferred P Jaret Wright to 60-day DL.
ALABAMA: Signed men's basketball coach Mark Gottfried to six-year contract.
OHIO STATE: Signed women's basketball coach Jim Foster to seven-year extension.