Major League Baseball
MLBSuspended New York Yankees RHP LaTroy Hawkins for three games and fined him for intentionally throwing at Baltimore OF Luke Scott in a game on May 20.
NEW YORK YANKEESActivated Jeff Karstens from the 15-day DL and optioned him to Scranton-Wilkes-Barre (IL).
OAKLAND ATHLETICSActivated OF Chris Denorfia from the 15-day DL and optioned him to Sacramento (PCL).
SEATTLE MARINERSRecalled RHP R.A. Dickey from Tacoma (PCL).
ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKSActivated LHP Doug Davis from the 15-day DL. Designated RHP Brandon Medders for assignment.
NEW YORK METSPlaced OF Moises Alou on the 15-day DL. Purchased the contract of C-1B Raul Casanova from New Orleans (PCL).
SAN DIEGO PADRESPlaced RHP Chris Young and C Josh Bard on the 15-day DL. Optioned LHP Joe Thatcher to Portland (PCL). Recalled RHP Josh Banks and RHP Jared Wells from Portland and C Colt Morton from San Antonio (Texas). Desiganated RHP Justin Germano for assignment. Purchased the contract of RHP Mike Adams from Portland.
WASHINGTON NATIONALSPlaced RF Austin Kearns on the 15-Day DL.
National Football League
ATLANTA FALCONSWaived P Jimmie Kaylor.
Arena Football League
LOS ANGELES AVENGERSFired Bill Dobson, offensive line/fullbacks coach. Announced Brent Winter, assistant head coach/offensive coordinator, will assume Dobson's responsibilities for the remainder of the 2008 season.
National Hockey League
ATLANTA THRASHERSAgreed to terms with F Rylan Kaip and D Arturs Kulda.
CAROLINA HURRICANESAgreed to terms with F Harrison Reed on a three-year contract.
COLORADO AVALANCHENamed Tony Granato coach.
DALLAS STARSSigned Brett Hull and Les Jackson, co-general managers, through the 2010-11 season.
NEW JERSEY DEVILSRe-signed D Mike Mottau and D Sheldon Brookbank.
VANCOUVER CANUCKSAgreed to terms with Alain Vigneault, coach, on a contract extension through the 2009-10 season. Fired Barry Smith and Mike Kelly, assistant coaches..