ATHLETICS -- Extended contracts of Michael Crowley, president, and Billy Beane, vice president and general manager, through 2014 season.
BLUE JAYS -- Designated former Orioles C Sal Fasano for assignment. Recalled P Lee Gronkiewicz from Double-A New Hampshire.
BRAVES -- Activated IF Chipper Jones from 15-day DL. Optioned P Blaine Boyer to Triple-A Richmond.
CUBS -- Recalled P Clay Rapada from Triple-A Iowa. Optioned OF Matt Murton to Iowa.
MARLINS -- Placed P Henry Owens on 15-day DL, retroactive to Saturday. Recalled P Lee Gardner from Triple-A Albuquerque. Claimed P Chris Seddon off waivers from Devil Rays and optioned him to Double-A Carolina.
PHILLIES -- Purchased contract of P Kyle Kendrick from Double-A Reading. Sent outright P Clay Condrey to Triple-A Ottawa.
REDS -- Acquired P Ben Jukich from Athletics to complete April 27 trade and assigned him to Single-A Sarasota.
ROCKIES -- Signed P Kevin Walker and assigned him to Triple-A Colorado Springs.
ROYALS -- Purchased contract of IF Fernando Cortez from Triple-A Omaha. Optioned OF Shane Costa to Omaha.
BOBCATS -- Named Paul Mokeski assistant coach.
PACERS -- Named Dick Harter, Lester Conner, Frank Vogel, Jay DeFruscio and Dan Burke assistant coaches.
RAPTORS -- Announced resignation of Jim Todd, assistant coach, to take same position with Bucks.
TOWSON -- Announced that G Brian Morris transferred to men's basketball team from Richmond and must sit out 2007-08 season.
WOFFORD -- Announced that G Drew Gibson has withdrawn from NBA draft and will return for senior season.
CHIEFS -- Agreed with WR Brent Little on two-year contract.
GIANTS -- LB Jessie Armstead signed one-day contract and announced his retirement.
JAGUARS -- Re-signed DE Bobby McCray. Signed P Adam Podlesh (Maryland).
VIKINGS -- Signed WR Paris Hamilton.
DUCKS -- Signed coach Randy Carlyle to one-year contract extension, through 2008-09 season.
PANTHERS -- Traded C Chris Gratton to Lightning for second-round pick in 2007 or 2008 entry draft.