NASCAR: Fined Doug Richert, crew chief for Nextel Cup series No. 16 Chevrolet Monte Carlo driven by Greg Biffle, $2,000 for violations at Infineon Raceway; Philippe Lopez, crew chief of No. 07 Chevrolet driven by Dave Blaney; Rodney Childers, crew chief of No. 10 Chevrolet driven by Scott Riggs; and Pat Tryson, crew chief for No. 6 Ford Taurus driven by Mark Martin, $1,000 each.
ANGELS: Designated OF Curtis Pride (Silver Spring) for assignment. Recalled IF Robb Quinlan from Triple-A Salt Lake.
CUBS: Recalled IF Ronny Cedeno from Triple-A Iowa. Sent former Orioles minor league IF Enrique Wilson outright to Iowa.
DEVIL RAYS: Activated P Trever Miller from 15-day DL. Optioned P Tim Corcoran to Triple-A Durham.
DIAMONDBACKS: Activated OF Luis Terrero from 15-day DL. Optioned OF Scott Hairston to Tucson.
MARINERS: Recalled C Miguel Olivo from Triple-A Tacoma. Optioned C Rene Rivera to Double-A San Antonio.
MARLINS: Optioned P Randy Messenger to Triple-A Albuquerque. Recalled P Chris Resop from Double-A Carolina.
REDS: Recalled IF Ray Olmedo from Triple-A Louisville.
ROCKIES: Activated IF Aaron Miles from 15-day DL.
YANKEES: Assigned CF Melky Cabrera to Triple-A Columbus and OF Matt Carson to Double-A Trenton.
CAVALIERS: Traded F Jiri Welsch to Bucks for 2006 second-round draft pick.
JAZZ: Traded 2005 No. 6 and No. 27 draft picks and provisional 2006 first-round draft pick to Trail Blazers for 2005 No. 3 draft pick.
SUNS: Sent first-round draft pick G Nate Robinson to Knicks to complete trade of Quentin Richardson to Knicks for Kurt Thomas. Acquired Knicks' second-round pick, UCLA G-F Dijon Thompson, as part of trade.
ALABAMA: Signed football coach Mike Shula to one-year contract extension.
MOUNT ST. MARY'S: Naomi Campano Radio was named to Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association national academic honor roll.
SALISBURY: Softball-volleyball player Kim Rementer was named Capital Athletic Conference Female Scholar-Athlete of Year. Men's lacrosse player Joe Parker was named CAC Unsung Hero. Softball coach Margie Knight and her staff were honored as Speedline/National Fastpitch Coaches Association NCAA Division III Atlantic Region Coaching Staff of Year.
VALPARAISO: Named Bryce Drew men's basketball assistant coach.
BEARS: Released K Tyler Jones.
BENGALS: Waived QB Josh Haldi.
JETS: Announced retirements of LB Mo Lewis and LB Marvin Jones.
PATRIOTS: Signed KR Chad Morton, G Bryan Anderson, LB Ryan Claridge and QB Matt Cassel.
REDSKINS: Signed CB Eric Joyce. Claimed WR Jamin Elliott off waivers. Released WR Pedro Holiday.
MAPLE LEAFS: Signed coach Pat Quinn to contract extension.
STARS: Signed coach Dave Tippett to two-year contract extension through 2006-07 and associate coach Rick Wilson, associate coach Mark Lamb and assistant-goaltending coach and Andy Moog to one-year contract extensions.