KANSAS CITY ROYALS—Agreed to terms with Trey Hillman, manager, on a multiyear contract.
TORONTO BLUE JAYS—Promoted Marc Tramuta to national crosschecker.
MILWAUKEE BREWERS—Announced the 2008 option on 3B Corey Koskie will not be exercised, making him eligible for free agency.
National Basketball Association
NBA—Suspended Dallas F Josh Howard for two games, without pay, for his involvement in an altercations with Sacramento C Brad Miller in a game on Oct. 16.
CHICAGO BULLS—Exercised the 2008-09 options on F Tyrus Thomas and G Thabo Sefolosha.
National Football League
BUFFALO BILLS—Placed WR Peerless Price on injured reserve. Released QB Craig Nall.