BASEBALL HALL OF FAMEPromoted director of communications Brad Horn to senior director, communications and education. Named Craig Muder director of communications.
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLNamed Jacqueline Parkes chief marketing officer.
BOSTON RED SOXSent RHP Justin Masterson to Pawtucket (IL). Recalled 1B Jeff Bailey from Pawtucket.
CLEVELAND INDIANSTraded LHP C.C. Sabathia to Milwaukee for OF Matt LaPorta, RHP Rob Bryson, LHP Zach Johnson and a player to be named.
DETROIT TIGERSOptioned INF Michael Hollimon to Toledo (IL).
ATLANTA BRAVESRecalled OF Jeff Francoeur from Mississippi (SL). Placed RHP Manny Acosta and RHP Jeff Bennett and INF Omar Infante on the 15-day DL.
MILWAUKEE BREWERSPlaced RHP Jeff Suppan on the 15-day DL.
National Basketball Association
CHARLOTTE BOBCATSNamed Herb Brown assistant coach.
Women's National Basketball Association
LOS ANGELES SPARKSSigned G Amber Jacobs. Waived F Kamela Gissendanner.
National Football League
CINCINNATI BENGALSWaived DT Titus Adams, CB Jerrid Gaines and DT Michael Marquardt.
NEW ORLEANS SAINTSNamed Brian Adams assistant director of college scouting.
NEW YORK JETSWaived WR-KR Ashlan Davis, DB Kenny Patton and RB Justin Valentine.
PITTSBURGH STEELERSAgreed to terms with OT Tony Hills.
National Hockey League
ANAHEIM DUCKSSigned G David LeNeveu to a one-year contract.
CALGARY FLAMESSigned F Todd Bertuzzi.
CAROLINA HURRICANESAgreed to terms with D Dennis Seidenberg on a one-year contract.
CHICAGO BLACKHAWKSSigned D Matt Walker to a one-year contract.
COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETSSigned C R.J. Umberger to a four-year contract.
MINNESOTA WILDSigned D Tomas Mojzis to a multiyear contract.
NEW YORK RANGERSAgreed to terms with D Dmitri Kalinin.
OTTAWA SENATORSSigned F Greg Mauldin to a one-year contract.
PHILADELPHIA FLYERSAgreed to terms with Paul Holmgren, general manager, on a three-year contract extension through the 2011-12 season. Signed F Arron Asham to a multiyear contract.
PITTSBURGH PENGUINSSigned F Janne Pesonen and D Ben Lovejoy to one-year contracts.
National Lacrosse League
PORTLAND LUMBERJAXRe-acquired D Brad MacDonald from Chicago for F Matt Holman and a 2009 second-round entry draft selection.
ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCENamed Nora Lynn Finch associate commissioner for women's basketball operations.
EASTERN COLLEGE ATHLETIC CONFERENCENamed Chad Dwyer and Michael Letzeisen directors of sport administration.