BRAVES -- Agreed to one-year contract extension, through 2008, with manager Bobby Cox.
BREWERS -- Placed P Jose Capellan on minor league restricted list after he failed to report to Triple-A Nashville for past two games.
INDIANS -- Activated IF Joe Inglett from 15-day DL and optioned him to Triple-A Buffalo.
MARINERS -- Agreed to four-year contract, through 2010, with 2B Jose Lopez.
MARLINS -- Placed former Orioles P Jorge Julio and OF Alejandro De Aza on 15-day DL. Recalled P Lee Gardner and OF Eric Reed from Triple-A Albuquerque.
NATIONALS -- Purchased contract of OF Michael Restovich from Triple-A Columbus. Optioned 3B-OF Kory Casto to Columbus.
ORIOLES -- Activated OF Corey Patterson from bereavement leave. Optioned OF Adam Stern to Triple-A Norfolk.
PADRES -- Purchased contract of P Aaron Rakers from Triple-A Portland. Optioned OF Paul McAnulty to Portland.
REDS -- Activated OF Norris Hopper from 15-day DL. Optioned IF Enrique Cruz to Double-A Chattanooga. Designated C Chad Moeller for assignment.
NBA -- Announced resignation of VP-international communications Terry Lyons, effective at end of season. Announced that Lyons will remain as consultant.
CELTICS -- Named Rich Gotham president.
NCAA -- Postseason Football Licensing Subcommittee renewed licenses for 32 postseason bowls. The bowls are: Alamo, Sugar, Cotton, Liberty, BCS National Championship, Bell Helicopter Armed Forces, Sun, Capital One, Champs Sports, Chick-fil-A, Emerald, Orange, Gator, Music City, GMAC, Humanitarian, Insight, International, Meineke Car Care, Motor City, New Mexico, Outback, Holiday, Papajohns.com, Independence, Las Vegas, New Orleans, Rose, Poinsettia, Hawaii, Texas and Fiesta.
CENTRAL MICHIGAN -- Named Sue Guevara women's basketball coach.
DUKE -- Named Joanne P. McCallie women's basketball coach.
FAIRFIELD -- Named Joe Frager women's basketball coach and Laura Scinto women's basketball assistant coach.
TOWSON -- CAA named freshman Bradley Bolin men's diving Rookie of the Year.
UCLA -- Announced that men's basketball sophomore C Ryan Wright will transfer to another school.
NFL -- Fined Bears LB Brian Urlacher $100,000 for wearing cap with unauthorized sponsor during media day at Super Bowl.
CHIEFS -- Signed K Aaron Barret to two-year contract.
COLTS -- Re-signed LB Rocky Boiman.
PATRIOTS -- Agreed to one-year contract with CB Tory James.
RAMS -- Signed P Donnie Jones, who had been with Dolphins.
KEENELAND -- Named James Bell to board of directors and Dr. Gary Lavin to executive committee.