ASTROS: Requested waivers on P John Franco for purpose of giving him his unconditional release. Signed P Brian Bogusevic, 24th overall pick in amateur draft.
BRAVES: Released P Seth Greisinger.
MARLINS: Placed C Josh Willingham on 15-day DL. Recalled OF Chris Aguila from Triple-A Albuquerque.
RED SOX: Placed P Keith Foulke on 15-day DL, retroactive to Tuesday, with left knee arthroscopy. Purchased contract of P Scott Cassidy from Triple-A Pawtucket.
REDS: Activated IF Anderson Machado from15-day DL. Optioned 3B Edwin Encarnacion to Triple-A Louisville.
ROCKIES: Activated P Shawn Chacon from disabled list. Outrighted P Matt Anderson to Triple-A Colorado Springs.
HORNETS: Signed G Chris Paul, the fourth overall pick in the draft, to three-year contract.
KINGS: Signed G Francisco Garcia, the 23rd overall pick in the draft.
LAKERS: Signed C Andrew Bynum, the 10th overall pick in the draft,
TRAIL BLAZERS: Named Nate McMillan coach.
STING (WNBA): Waived G Tynesha Lewis and C Jessica Moore.
SPARKS (WNBA): Waived G Gordana Grubin.
STORM (WNBA): Waived F Mandisa Stevenson.
DUKE: Announced golfer Brittany Lang will forego her remaining eligibility and turn pro.
GEORGIA TECH: Southwest Atlanta Christian G Javaris Crittenton announced that he will sign in November.
SAN DIEGO STATE: Named Jeff Schemmel athletic director.
TOWSON: Extended contract of men's lacrosse coach Tony Seaman through June 30, 2008
BILLS: Signed C Duke Preston. Waived K Joe Rheem.
PACKERS: Signed LB Kurt Campbell.
TITANS: Agreed with rookies OT Daniel Loper, TE Bo Scaife and CB Reynaldo Hill.