|Major League Baseball|
MLB_Announced the owners formally approved the designation of Nolan Ryan as the control person of the Texas Rangers.
HOUSTON ASTROS_Announced RHP Nelson Figueroa and INF Joe Inglett each cleared waivers and have been sent outright to Oklahoma City (PCL).
NEW YORK METS_Placed 1B Ike Davis on the 15-Day DL, retroactive to May 11. Recalled OF Fernando Martinez from Buffalo (IL).
AMARILLO SOX_Signed RHP Brian Oliver.
EL PASO DIABLOS_Released RHP Albert Montes.
GRAND PRAIRIE AIRHOGS_Signed INF Cesar Nicolas.
SHREVEPORT-BOSSIER CAPTAINS_Released C Stuart Kim and OF Chris Round.
NEW JERSEY JACKALS_Released INF Travis A. Jones.
NEWARK BEARS_Released C Art Barone, RHP Nick Centaiempo, LHP Dennis Hill, INF Mark Hill and RHP Matt Morris.
QUEBEC CAPITALES_Signed RHP John Mariotti.
WORCESTER TORNADOES_Signed RHP Eric Asadoorian. Released RHP John Slusarz.
|Women's National Basketball Association|
TULSA SHOCK_Announced the retirement of C Nicole Ohlde.
|National Football League|
SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS_Promoted Jeff Ferguson to director of football operations & sports medicine.
|National Hockey League|
TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING_Signed RW Richard Panik to a three-year contract.
|Major League Soccer|
MLS_Suspended Chivas USA MF Marcos Mondaini four games and fined him $1,500 for a tackle that broke an ankle of Real Salt Lake MF Javier Morales in a May 7 game.
FC DALLAS_Signed MF Brek Shea to a contract extension through the 2015 season.Comment on this story
|Women's Professional Soccer|
WPS_Announced the magicJack franchise was docked one point in the standings and a draft pick for not meeting league standards.
GEORGIA SOUTHERN_Announced freshman RB Martez Eastland was granted a release from the football team. Reinstated junior RB Zeke Rozier.