NASCAR: Fined Blake Bainbridge, crew chief for No. 64 Busch Series Dodge Charger driven by Rusty Wallace, $500 for rules violations that occurred last week at Gateway International Raceway.
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Suspended Mariners P Ryan Franklin 10 days for violation of joint drug prevention and treatment program.
GIANTS: Placed C Mike Matheny on bereavement list. Recalled C Justin Knoedler from Triple-A Fresno.
INDIANS: Recalled IF Ramon Vazquez from Triple-A Buffalo.
MARINERS: Placed P Jeff Nelson (Catonsville) on bereavement list. Pur chased contracts of P Jeff Harris and P Masao Kida from Triple-A Tacoma.
NATIONALS: Optioned OF Marlon Byrd to Triple-A New Orleans. Recalled OF Matt Cepicky from New Orleans.
ORIOLES: Purchased contract of OF Midre Cummings from Triple-A Ottawa.
PHILLIES: Claimed P Aquilino Lopez off waivers from Rockies and optioned him to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
RED SOX: Optioned P Jon Papelbon to Triple-A Pawtucket. Activated OF Jose Cruz.
ROCKIES: Recalled P Scott Dohmann from Triple-A Colorado Springs.
TIGERS: Agreed with IF Placido Polanco on four-year contract extension through 2009 season.
BOBCATS: Acquired F-C Jake Voskuhl from Suns for conditional 2007 second- round pick.
CAVALIERS: Agreed to terms with G Larry Hughes, who had been with Wizards, F Donyell Marshall, who had been with Raptors, and C Zydrunas Ilgauskas.
ROCKETS: Signed F Stromile Swift, who had been with Grizzlies, to multi-year contract.
CELTICS: Signed F Brian Scalabrine to five-year contract.
GRIZZLIES: Traded G Bonzi Wells to Kings for G Bobby Jackson and C Greg Ostertag.
HEAT: Signed C Shaquille O"Neal to five- year contract. Re-signed F Udonis Haslem.
HORNETS: Re-signed F Bostjan Nachbar. Signed F Arvydas Macijauskas.
KINGS: Acquired G Jason Hart from Bobcats for future second-round pick.
KNICKS: Signed C Jerome James.
MAVERICKS: Signed F Josh Powell.
NETS: Acquired F Shareef Abdur-Rahim from Trail Blazers for 2006 first-round pick.
76ERS: Re-signed C Samuel Dalembert and F Kyle Korver.
SPURS: Signed F Robert Horry and F Fabricio Oberto.
STING (WNBA): Placed G Allison Feaster on injured list. Activated G Caity Matter from injured list.
ALABAMA: Announced men's basketball C Shawn Taylor will transfer to Chipola Junior College.
MARYLAND: Football TE Vernon Davis was named to preseason watch list for John Mackey Award. Softball 2B Lindsay Klein was named to Jewish Sports Review's All-America team.
UMES: Signed Maja Baltic and Melanie Durimel to volleyball team.
TOWSON: Named Tina Stech women's assistant soccer coach.
BENGALS: Signed LB Odell Thurman to five-year contract.
BRONCOS: Claimed C-G Chris Watton off waivers from Buccaneers.
BUCCANEERS: Released T Kevin Fischer.
CHIEFS: Signed LB Kevin DeRonde.
DOLPHINS: Signed C Alonzo Ephraim, who had been with Eagles. Waived LB Derek Curry.
GIANTS: Signed DB Corey Webster.
JAGUARS: Agreed to terms with WR Matt Jones, 21st overall pick, on five- year contract.
JETS: Signed CB Brandon Haw and CB Roosevelt Williams.
PATRIOTS: Agreed to terms with DL Richard Seymour.
REDSKINS: Agreed with CB Carlos Rogers, ninth pick overall, and QB Jason Campbell, 25th pick overall, on five-year contracts.
BLACKHAWKS: Signed D Adrian Aucoin, who had been with Islanders, to four- year contract.
BLUE JACKETS: Signed D Adam Foote, who had been with Avalanche, to three- year contract.
BLUES: Signed C Trent Whitfield, who had been with Capitals, LW Jeff Hoggan and C Ryan Ramsay.
BRUINS: Signed RW Glen Murray to four- year contract and RW Shawn McEachern, who had been with Thrashers, to two- year contract.
CANADIENS: Re-signed D Francis Bouillon to one-year contract. Signed F Peter Vandermeer, who had been with Red Wings, to one-year contract.
COYOTES: Re-signed G Brian Boucher to one-year contract.
FLYERS: Signed D Derian Hatcher, who had been with Red Wings, to four-year contract, D Mike Rathje, who had been with Sharks, to five-year contract and D Chris Therien, who had been with Stars, to one-year contract. Re-signed W Jon Sim to one-year contract. Traded D Danny Markov to Predators for 2006 third-round draft pick.
HURRICANES: Agreed to terms with LW Cory Stillman, who had been with Lightning, on three-year contract.
ISLANDERS: Signed D Alexei Zhitnik, who had been with Sabres, to four-year contract.
PANTHERS: Signed LW Martin Gelinas, who had been with Flames, to two-year contract. Signed D Joel Kwiatkowski and LW Greg Jacina to two-year contracts.
RED WINGS: Re-signed F Steve Yzerman to one-year contract.
SENATORS: Re-signed F Denis Hamel.
THRASHERS: Signed C Bobby Holik, who had been with Rangers.
WILD: Signed LW Roman Voloshenko.