BOSTON RED SOX_Activated LHP Franklin Morales from the 15-day DL. Optioned RHP Alfredo Aceves to Pawtucket (IL).
NEW YORK YANKEES_Activated RHP Joba Chamberlain from the 15-day DL. Designated LHP David Huff was designated for assignment.
PITTSBURGH PIRATES_Placed RHP Jose Contreras on the 15-day DL. Recalled RHP Bryan Morris from Indianapolis (IL).
SAN DIEGO PADRES_Reinstated C Yasmani Grandal from the restricted list. Optioned C John Baker to Tucson (PCL). Designated INF Edinson Rincon for assignment.
AMARILLO SOX_Acquired INF Brandon Jones from Southern Maryland (Atlantic) for future considerations.
FARGO-MOORHEAD REDHAWKS_Signed INF Dionys Cesar.
TROIS-RIVIERES AIGLES_Signed LHP Garrett Bullock.
FLORENCE FREEDOM_Signed C David Carrillo.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES_Signed C Matt Mirabal and LHP Luke Westphal.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS_Released RHP Josh Joseph.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS_Released INF Nash Hutter and OF Jake Luce.
|National Basketball Association|
NBA_Announced the NBA Board of Governors unanimously approved sale of Kings to a Sacramento ownership group led by Vivek Ranadive.
ATLANTA HAWKS_Named Mike Budenholzer coach.
PHOENIX SUNS_Named Jeff Hornacek coach.
|National Football League|
DETROIT LIONS_Signed DE Robert Maci and DE Spencer Nealy. Released DT Michael Brooks and WR Chastin West. Named Jeff Backus part-time coaching intern.
GREEN BAY PACKERS_Signed S David Fulton.
MIAMI DOLPHINS_Signed WR Courtney Gardner. Waived WR Terrell Sinkfield.
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS_Signed WR Josh Boyce and DL Michael Buchanan.
SEATTLE SEAHAWKS_Waived-injured TE Anthony McCoy. Signed OT Jake Bscherer.
|National Hockey League|
COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS_Signed G Anton Forsberg to a three-year, entry-level contract.
|Major League Soccer|
D.C. UNITED_Signed MF Sainey Nyassi.
COLORADO_Announced the resignation of athletic director Mike Bohn, effective June 3.
PURCHASE_Named Julie Darnulc women's assistant lacrosse coach.
RADFORD_Named Britney Anderson women's assistant basketball coach.