TOYOTA ATLANTIC CHAMPIONSHIP—Named Merrill Cain communications manager for the Toyota Atlantic series.


American League

ANAHEIM ANGELS—Placed 3B Troy Glaus on the 60-day DL, retroactive to May 11. Purchased the contract of INF Adam Riggs from Salt Lake of the PCL.

NEW YORK YANKEES—Designated LHP Donovan Osborne for assignment. Activated LHP Felix Heredia from the 15-day DL.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS—Signed OF Marvin Benard to a minor league contract.

National League

PITTSBURGH PIRATES—Recalled LHP Mike Gonzalez from Nashville of the PCL. Designated RHP Jason Boyd for assignment.


National Football League

BUFFALO BILLS—Signed TE Tim Euhus to a three-year contract.

CINCINNATI BENGALS—Signed WR Jay Chapman to a one-year contract.

DALLAS COWBOYS—Released K Josh Boies.

HOUSTON TEXANS—Released LB Charlie Clemons.

MIAMI DOLPHINS—Signed WR Willie Johnson.

Canadian Football League

CALGARY STAMPEDERS—Announced the retirement of OL Fred Childress.

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS—Announced the retirment of S Tom Europe.


National Hockey League

LOS ANGELES KINGS—Announced G Milan Hnilicka has signed a three-year contract with Liberec of the Czech League.