BOSTON RED SOXAnnounced 1B Sean Casey dropped his appeal of a three-game suspension for his role in a bench-clearing brawl in a June 5 game against Tampa Bay.
CLEVELAND INDIANSAgreed to extend their player development contract with Akron (EL) for four years through 2012.
KANSAS CITY ROYALSRecalled RHP Joel Peralta from Omaha (PCL). Optioned RHP Jeff Fulchino to Omaha.
ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKSActivated OF Eric Byrnes from the 15-day DL. Optioned OF Alex Romero to Tucson (PCL).
National Basketball Association
DETROIT PISTONSNamed Darrell Walker, Pat Sullivan and Harold Ellis assistant coaches.
MIAMI HEATWaived F Alexander Johnson.
NEW JERSEY NETSNamed Doug Overton assistant coach.
ATLANTA DREAMTraded F Camille Little to Seattle for a 2009 second-round draft pick. Signed F Kasha Terry.
WASHINGTON MYSTICSSigned F Kendra Wecker. Waived Amber Jacobs.
National Football League
ATLANTA FALCONSReleased C Doug Datish.
NEW YORK GIANTSWaived QB Jared Lorenzen, WR Todd Lowber, C Nick Leeson, DT Brian Soi and OL Jacobs Hobbs.
Arena Football League
COLUMBUS DESTROYERSAnnounced the contract of Doug Kay, coach, will not be renewed.
National Hockey League
NASHVILLE PREDATORSSigned G Dan Ellis to a two-year contract and D Shea Weber to a three-year contract.
ECHLTerminated the membership of Pensacola, effective immediately.