DEVIL RAYS -- Recalled P Jeff Ridgway and P J.P. Howell from Triple-A Durham.

INDIANS -- Recalled P Jeremy Sowers from Double-A Akron.


NATIONALS -- Claimed P Enrique Gonzalez off waivers from Diamondbacks.

ROCKIES -- Purchased contract of outfielder Seth Smith from Triple-A Colorado Springs. Transferred P Aaron Cook to60-day DL.

YANKEES -- Recalled P Tyler Clippard and P Chase Wright from Double-A Trenton.


NBA -- Reinstated referee Joey Crawford to officiating staff. Named Larry Berger senior manager, NBA Development League basketball communications.

HEAT -- Signed G Charlie Bell to five-year offer sheet.

MYSTICS (WNBA) -- Named Greg Bibb chief operating officer.



SEC -- Fined Kentucky $25,000 for violating league policy about keeping fans off the playing field after the Wildcats' game against Louisville on Sept. 15.

ARKANSAS -- Suspended junior DT Ernest Mitchell one game for his actions in a Sept. 15 game against Alabama.

GEORGE WASHINGTON -- Signed men's basketball coach Karl Hobbs to contract extension through June 2012.

GEORGIA TECH -- Signed women's basketball coach MaChelle Joseph to two-year contract extension.

HOLY CROSS -- Named Courtney Graham women's assistant basketball coach.

TEXAS -- Reinstated sophomore LB Sergio Kindle, junior DE Henry Melton and senior WR Billy Pittman.


WAGNER -- Named Bryan Molk men's assistant lacrosse coach.


PANTHERS -- Placed CB Dante Wesley on injured reserve. Signed CB Curtis Deloatch.

SAINTS -- Placed TE Mark Campbell on IR.


BRUINS -- Returned RW Jordan Knackstedt, D Denis Reul, D Radim Ostrcil and G Adam Courchaine to junior teams. Assigned LW Chris Collins and G Mike Brown to Providence (AHL).


MAPLE LEAFS -- Assigned G James Reimer and RW Dale Mitchell to their junior teams.

OILERS -- Reassigned G Glenn Fisher, D Allan Rourke, D Theo Peckham, D T.J. Reynolds, D Rick Berry, LW Stephane Goulet, RW Colin McDonald, LW Jacob Micflikier, LW Geoff Paukovich and RW David Rohlfs to Springfield (AHL).

SENATORS -- Re-signed C Mike Fisher to five-year contract.


MLS -- Named Paul Mott head of team services; Brad Pursel vice president, team services and Bryant Pfeiffer senior director, team services.