BASEBALL

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES—Acquired RHP Kris Benson from the New York Mets for RHP Jorge Julio and RHP John Maine.

MINNESOTA TWINS—Agreed to terms with OF Michael Cuddyer on a one-year contract.

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES—Agreed to terms with RHP Jorge Sosa on a one-year contract.

BASKETBALL

NBA Development League

FAYETTEVILLE PATRIOTS—Signed G Mateen Cleaves.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

CLEVELAND BROWNS—Named Jeff Davidson assistant head coach.

GREEN BAY PACKERS—Named Bob Sanders defensive coordinator.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING—Recalled C Jason Jaspers from Springfield of the AHL.

VANCOUVER CANUCKS—Recalled G Maxime Ouellet from Manitoba of the AHL.