MLB—Announced the suspension of Boston CF Coco Crisp for actions in June 4 and 5 games has been changed to five games, following an appeal hearing.

BALTIMORE ORIOLES—Recalled INF Brandon Fahey from Norfolk (IL).

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS—Activated LHP Mark Mulder from the 15-day DL. Optioned RHP Mike Parisi to Memphis (PCL).

SAN DIEGO PADRES—Agreed to terms with RHP Brett Tomko. Optioned LHP Justin Hampson to Portland (PCL).


CHARLOTTE BOBCATS—Extended qualifying offers to F Emeka Okafor and C Ryan Hollins. Exercised the second-year option on the contract of F Jermareo Davidson.

CHICAGO BULLS—Traded the rights to F Sonny Weems to Denver for a 2009 second-round draft pick. Acquired the draft rights to C Omer Asik from Portland for the 2009 second-round draft pick acquired from Denver, the 2009 second-round draft pick acquired from New York and the Bulls' 2010 second-round draft pick.

MIAMI HEAT—Acquired the rights to G Mario Chalmers from Minnesota for two 2009 second-round draft picks and cash considerations. Traded the rights to F Darnell Jackson to Cleveland for a 2009 second-round draft pick.

NEW JERSEY NETS—Extended a qualifying offer to C Nenad Krstic.


HENDRICK MOTORSPORTS—Announced Casey Mears, driver, will be released at the end of the season.

ROUSH FENWAY RACING—Agreed to terms with Greg Biffle, driver, on a three-year contract extension.