American League

BOSTON RED SOX — Recalled C Jarrod Saltalamacchia from Pawtucket (IL). Placed C Kevin Cash on the 15-day DL.

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Recalled RHP Jess Todd from Columbus (IL). Optioned LHP David Huff to Columbus.

National League

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Selected the contract of C Steven Hill from Springfield (TL). Placed RHP Jeff Suppan on the 15-day DL.

American Association

GRAND PRAIRIE AIRHOGS — Signed RHP Mitch Arnold and OF Aaron Garza. Released C Mikey Horn.


WICHITA WINGNUTS — Traded RHP JR Boling to Amarillo (United) for a player to be named.

BASKETBALLNational Basketball Association

CHICAGO BULLS — Signed G/F Keith Bogans.

INDIANA PACERS — Acquired G Darren Collison and F James Posey from New Orleans. Traded F Troy Murphy to New Jersey, who traded G Courtney Lee to Houston. Houston traded G-F Trevor Ariza to New Orleans.

LOS ANGELES LAKERS — Re-signed G Shannon Brown.

FOOTBALLNational Football League

BUFFALO BILLS — Placed WR Felton Huggins on the waived/injured list.

CHICAGO BEARS — Signed LB Kelvin Smith to a one-year contract. Placed RB Antonio Robinson on the waived/injured list.

DENVER BRONCOS — Signed RB Justin Fargas.

HOCKEYNational Hockey League

BUFFALO SABRES — Re-signed F Mark Mancari to a one-year contract.

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS — Re-signed D Jordan Hendry to a one-year contract.

ST. LOUIS BLUES — Signed D Dean Arsene.

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING — Signed LW Juraj Simek to a one-year contract.


CHARLOTTE CHECKERS — Agreed to terms with D Elgin Reid.

ELMIRA JACKALS — Signed F Chris Moran and F Samson Mahbod to one-year contracts.

IDAHO STEELHEADS — Signed F Adam Huxley and F Matt McKnight.

UTAH GRIZZLIES — Re-signed D Jake Gannon.

LACROSSENational Lacrosse League

BUFFALO BANDITS — Re-signed F Frank Resetarits to a two-year contract.

TORONTO ROCK — Signed F Stephan Leblanc, A Garrett Billings, M Jeff Gilbert, D Mike Hobbins, D Drew Petkoff and D Creighton Reid.

SOCCERMajor League Soccer

MLS — Promoted senior vice president, marketing and communications Dan Courtemanche to executive vice president, communications.

NEW ENGLAND REVOLUTION — Reached a termination agreement with M Joseph Niouky.


AMERICAN FOOTBALL COACHES ASSOCIATION — Named Georgia coach Mark Richt to the board of trustees.

ARKANSAS — Named Scotty Thurman director of men's basketball student-athlete development and Sean Dwyer men's basketball video coordinator.

COLUMBIA — Named Michael Murphy and Koby Altman men's assistant basketball coaches.

HOFSTRA — Promoted assistant tennis coach Philip Wayne to men's tennis coach.

JAMES MADISON — Named Katie Linnertz women's assistant lacrosse coach.

MICHIGAN — Granted CB J.T. Turner a release from the football team.

SAINT AUGUSTINE'S — Named Marquita Davis assistant track and field coach and Carlitta Moore assistant trainer.

WINGATE — Named Ben Hall assistant baseball coach.