MARINERS -- Optioned P Jon Huber to Triple-A Tacoma. Recalled P Ryan Feierabend from Tacoma.
METS -- Placed OF Shawn Green on 15-day DL, retroactive to Saturday. Recalled OF Ben Johnson from Triple-A New Orleans.
REDS -- Placed OF Ryan Freel on 15-day DL. Purchased contract of OF Dewayne Wise from Triple-A Louisville.
ROCKIES -- Activated former Orioles P Rodrigo Lopez from 15-day DL.
TWINS -- Placed P Jesse Crain on 15-day DL.
TRAIL BLAZERS -- Named Tom Penn assistant general manager.
SALISBURY -- M Chase Caruso was named Division III Player of the Year.
MARYLAND -- Named Rhet Wierzba director of basketball operations.
BEARS -- Signed LB Michael Okwo and G Josh Beekman to four-year contracts.
BROWNS -- Claimed LB Kris Griffin off waivers from Chiefs. Waived LB Mike Alston.
DOLPHINS -- Re-signed QB Cleo Lemon.
49ERS -- Signed DB Tarell Brown to four-year contract.
SEVERN -- Junior P Sander Beck orally committed to Maryland.
ISLANDERS -- Announced resignation of vice president of sports properties Mike Milbury.
COYOTES -- Named Don Maloney general manager and signed him to multiyear contract.
FIS -- Banned cross country skiers Andrey Kondryshev and Yevgeniy Koschevoy of Kazakhstan two years for testing positive for elevated testosterone levels and Ruslan Ochilov of Russia two years for testing positive for nandrolone.