BASEBALL

American League

BOSTON RED SOX — Placed OF Mike Cameron on the 15-day DL. Recalled OF Daniel Nava from Pawtucket (IL).

TAMPA BAY RAYS — Recalled RHP Jeremy Hellickson from Durham (IL). Placed RHP Andy Sonnanstine on the 15-day DL.

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES — Placed 2B Martin Prado on the 15-day DL, retroactive to July 31. Recalled SS Diory Hernandez from Gwinnett (IL).

CHICAGO CUBS — Selected the contracts of RHP Casey Coleman and RHP Thomas Diamond from Iowa (PCL). Placed RHP Carlos Silva on the 15-day DL.

CINCINNATI REDS — Selected the contract of RHP Russ Springer from Louisville (IL).

MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Agreed to terms with OF Corey Hart on a three-year contract extension through 2013.

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Agreed to terms with LHP Nate Robertson on a minor league contract and assigned him to Memphis (PCL).

WASHINGTON NATIONALS — Recalled OF Justin Maxwell from Syracuse (IL). Transferred RHP Tyler Walker to the 60-day DL.

Eastern League

READING PHILLIES — Announced RHP John Ennis has been released. Announced the promotions of INF Keoni DeRenne from Lakewood (SAL) and RHP Christopher Kissock from Clearwater (FSL). Assigned RHP B.J. Rosenberg to Clearwater (FSL).

American Association

GRAND PRAIRIE AIRHOGS — Traded C Ben Petralli to Normal (Frontier) for future considerations.

LINCOLN SALTDOGS — Signed RHP Angel Castro.

Can-Am League

BROCKTON ROX — Released OF Clyde Williams.

NEW JERSEY JACKALS — Released LHP Rusty Tucker.

QUEBEC CAPITALES — Signed C Pierre LaForest.

Golden League

ORANGE COUNTY FLYERS — Sent RHP Mike Koons to Victoria to complete an earlier trade.

United League

SAN ANGELO COLTS — Signed LHP Tyler Blum. Released LHP Aaron Cunningham, LHP Logan Williamson and RHP Matt Chutchain. Released 2B Aiden Villa, RHP Kenny Elkind and OF Bradley Goldsmith from the inactive list.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

MIAMI HEAT — Signed G Patrick Beverly.

PHOENIX SUNS — Signed F Gani Lawal.

PORTLAND TRAIL BLAZERS — Signed G Armon Johnson.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

NFL PLAYERS ASSOCIATION — Named Nolan Harrison senior director of former player services.

ARIZONA CARDINALS — Agreed to terms with NT Dan Williams on a five-year contract.

CAROLINA PANTHERS — Signed RB Dantrell Savage. Waived-injured CB Marcus Walker.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Agreed to terms with DE Jerry Hughes on a five-year contract.

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS — Agreed to terms with DT Tyson Alualu on a five-year contract.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Signed TE Carson Butler and WR Rod Owens.

NEW YORK JETS — Signed WR Vic Hall.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS — Traded CB Doug Dutch to Baltimore for QB John Beck.

Canadian Football League

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Released LB Ike Charlton.

GOLF

INTERNATIONAL GOLF FEDERATION — Named Antony B. Scanlon executive director, effective Nov. 1.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

ANAHEIM DUCKS — Signed D Andy Sutton to a two-year contract.

BUFFALO SABRES — Waived LW Tim Kennedy.

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS — Agreed to terms with G Marty Turco on a one-year contract.

MONTREAL CANADIENS — Signed D Alexandre Picard to a one-year contract.

NEW YORK RANGERS — Traded F Donald Brashear and F Patrick Rissmiller to Atlanta for C Todd White.

American Hockey League

CHICAGO WOLVES — Signed D Mark Matheson.

ECHL

IDAHO STEELHEADS — Signed D Brendan Milnamow.

MOTORSPORTS

INDYCAR — Fined Helio Castroneves $60,000 and placed him on probation for the remainder of the year for his actions during the July 25 race at Edmonton.

SOCCER

Major League Soccer

MLS — Signed commissioner Don Garber to a four-year contract through Dec. 2013.

RED BULL NEW YORK — Signed D Rafael Marquez to a multiyear contract.

SEATTLE SOUNDERS — Placed M Peter Vagenas on the DL.

COLLEGE

IVY LEAGUE — Named Dan Colleran and Sarah Finney assistant directors for communications and championships.

METRO ATLANTIC ATHLETIC CONFERENCE — Named Ryan Auriana general of MAAC Sports Properties.

FLORIDA SOUTHERN — Named Stephen Piercefield assistant baseball coach.

GEORGIA SOUTHERN — Announced freshman DL Cam Loughery is transferring from Colorado State.

LYNCHBURG — Named Abby Pyzik women's basketball coach.

MARIETTA — Named Chuck Leierer offensive line coach, Charles Boyd running backs coach, John Prater linebackers coach and Blake Simmons tight ends coach. Promoted Josh Jones to recruiting coordinator.

MEMPHIS — Named Danielle O'Banion associate head basketball coach.

MOUNT OLIVE — Named Benny Benton assistant sports information director.

NEW JERSEY CITY — Named Joseph Carroll men's and women's cross country coach.

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NEW YORK UNIVERSITY — Named Scott Drattell assistant sports information director.

ST. FRANCIS, PA. — Named Lucy Wess assistant director of athletics for compliance and facilities.

SYRACUSE — Named Sabrina Harbec women's assistant ice hockey coach.

VANDERBILT — Removed "interim" from the title of football coach Robbie Caldwell.

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