BASEBALL

National League

MILWAUKEE BREWERS—Extended the contract of Doug Melvin, executive vice president and general manager, three years, through the 2009 season.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

MIAMI DOLPHINS—Signed TE Alex Holmes from the practice squad. Released TE Will Heller.

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES—Suspended WR Terrell Owens indefinitely for conduct detrimental to the team. Signed RB Brian Westbrook to a five-year contract extension.

SAN DIEGO CHARGERS—Waived DE Dave Ball. Signed T Cory Lekkerkerker from the practice squad.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS—Signed TE Robert Johnson and LB Robert McCune from the practice squad. Released K Nick Novak and DB Dimitri Patterson.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

ANAHEIM MIGHTY DUCKS—Recalled LW Trevor Gillies from Portland of the AHL.

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS—Assigned RW Steven Goertzen to Syracuse of the AHL.

PHOENIX COYOTES—Claimed C Yanick Lehoux off waivers from Los Angeles.

SAN JOSE SHARKS—Activated G Vesa Toskala from injured reserve. Assigned G Dimitri Patzold to Cleveland of the AHL.

American Hockey League

GRAND RAPIDS GRIFFINS—Signed G Kevin LaPointe.