MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL -- Suspended Orioles P Daniel Cabrera six games for intentionally throwing pitch at head of Red Sox's Dustin Pedroia on Friday. Suspended Orioles manager Dave Trembley three games for actions after ejection against Angels on Wednesday.
TWINS -- Announced resignation of Terry Ryan, general manager, effective Sept. 30. Ryan will stay with team as senior adviser. Named Bill Smith GM.
HORNETS -- Signed F-C Melvin Ely to two-year contract.
MAVERICKS -- Signed G Devin Harris to five-year contract extension through 2012-13 season.
PACERS -- Suspended F Shawne Williams for three games.
SOUTH CAROLINA STATE -- Suspended redshirt freshman DL Patrick Brooks, sophomore K Stephen Grantham, sophomore WR Terrance Smith and junior WR Phillip Morris one game for unspecified violation of team rules.
NFL -- Fined Patriots $250,000 and coach Bill Belichick $500,000 for videotaping opponent's offensive and defensive signals on Sunday. Announced that Patriots will forfeit first-round pick in 2008 draft if they qualify for playoffs this season and second- and third-round picks if they don't qualify for playoffs.
BILLS -- Placed CB Jason Webster on IR. Signed LB Leon Joe (Maryland).
BLUE JACKETS -- Suspended C Alexander Svitov for failing to report to training camp.