BREWERS -- Acquired P Chris Cody from Tigers for P Jose Capellan.
CUBS -- Placed P Rocky Cherry on 15-day DL. Recalled P Billy Petrick from Triple-A Iowa.
MARINERS -- Announced resignation of former Orioles manager Mike Hargrove. Named John McLaren manager.
METS -- Placed P Jorge Sosa on 15-day DL. Recalled P Mike Pelfrey from Triple-A New Orleans.
PADRES -- Placed OF Milton Bradley on 15-day DL.
RANGERS -- Purchased contract of SS Desi Relaford from Triple-A Oklahoma. Optioned P Scott Feldman to Oklahoma. Designated P John Koronka for assignment.
YANKEES -- Purchased contract of P Edwar Ramirez from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. Optioned IF Chris Basak to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
COMETS (WNBA) -- Waived F Tari Phillips and G Tamara Moore.
BLACKHAWKS -- Signed C Yanic Perreault to one-year contract.
BLUES -- Re-signed D Barret Jackman to one-year contract.
BRUINS -- Signed RW Shawn Thornton to multiyear contract.
CAPITALS -- Signed D Tom Poti to four-year contract.
DUCKS -- Signed D Mathieu Schneider to multi-year contract.
FLAMES -- Signed D Cory Sarich.
OILERS -- Signed D Dick Tarnstrom and D Denis Grebeshkov to one-year contracts. Acquired D Joni Pitkanen and F Geoff Sanderson from Flyers for D Jason Smith and D Joffrey Lupul.
PANTHERS -- Signed RW Richard Zednik, RW Radek Dvorak and C Brett McLean.
RED WINGS -- Signed D Brian Rafalski to five-year contract.
SHARKS -- Signed C Joe Thornton to three-year contract extension.
THRASHERS -- Signed LW Pascal Dupuis and C Todd White.
WILD -- Acquired RW Petr Kalus and 2009 fourth-round draft pick from Bruins for G Manny Fernandez.