Monday’s sports transactions
BOSTON RED SOX — Named Curtis Leskanic pro scouting consultant.
CLEVELAND INDIANS — Signed Eric Wedge, manager, to a three-year contract extension through 2010. Signed RHP Joey Mahalic, RHP Josh Judy and C Brian Juhl.
KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Activated OF Reggie Sanders from the 60-day DL. Optioned OF Joey Gathright to Omaha (PCL). Designated LHP Sean Thompson for assignment. Placed RHP John Thomson on 15-day DL. Recalled LHP Neal Musser from Omaha.
OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Recalled LHP Dallas Braden from Sacramento (PCL). Designated RHP Colby Lewis for assignment. Activated RHP Connor Robertson from the 15-day DL and optioned him to Sacramento.
SEATTLE MARINERS — Activated LHP Horacio Ramirez from the 15-day DL.
TEXAS RANGERS — Agreed to terms with RHP Tommy Hunter.
CHICAGO CUBS — Recalled RHP Billy Petrick from Iowa (PCL). Traded C Rob Bowen and LHP Jerry Blevins to Oakland (AL) for C Jason Kendall.
CINCINNATI REDS — Recalled LHP Bobby Livingston from Louisville (IL).
FLORIDA MARLINS — Suspended LHP Scott Olsen two games for insubordination.
MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Placed RHP Ben Sheets on the 15-day DL, retroactive to July 15, and RHP Chris Spurling on the bereavement list. Recalled LHP Manny Parra from Nashville (PCL).
NEW YORK METS — Activated RHP Jorge Sosa from the 15-day DL.
PENSACOLA PELICANS — Released OF Nathan Warrick. Claimed INF-OF JD Foust off waivers from Coastal Bend.
SHREVEPORT SPORTS — Signed RHP Daniel Welch.
SIOUX CITY EXPLORERS — Released RHP Luke O’Loughlin.
NEWARK BEARS — Signed RHP Jose Garcia.
ATLANTIC CITY SURF — Released LHP Matt Scheuing.
BROCKTON ROX — Traded OF Joe Hough and RHP Gary Galvez to North Shore for LHP Bryan Morse.
GRAYS — Released INF Willie James and OF Brian Baker.
NEW JERSEY JACKALS — Signed RHP Mike Van Gorder. Released RHP Aaron Looper and Tim Sabo.
NORTH SHORE SPIRIT — Signed INF Vic Davilla. Sold the contract of RHP Chris Farley to the New York Yankees.
QUEBEC CAPITALES — Released INF Ryan Lehr, INF Laurent Girard and INF Patrick Deschenes. Signed INF Patrick Scalabrini and INF-OF Jean-Philippe Roy.
SUSSEX SKYHAWKS — Signed RHP Jake Brooks and INF Euvi Solano. Released C Jason Alcott.
CALGARY VIPERS — Agreed to terms with RHP Curtis Moenter.
EDMONTON CRACKER-CATS — Purchased the contract of RHP Pete Sikaras from Gary.
FARGO-MOORHEAD REDHAWKS — Released OF Juan Melo.
GARY SOUTHSHORE RAILCATS — Traded RHP Jim Paduch to Evansville (Frontier) for future considerations.
National Basketball Association
DENVER NUGGETS — Signed G Chucky Atkins.
GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS — Signed G Marco Belinelli.
WASHINGTON WIZARDS — Re-signed G DeShawn Stevenson.
National Football League
NFL — Suspended Kansas City DE Jared Allen for the first two games of the 2007 season following two DUI arrests.
CAROLINA PANTHERS — Signed DE Charles Johnson. Waived DT Marques Thornton.
CINCINNATI BENGALS — Waived TE Ronnie Ghent.
DETROIT LIONS — Re-signed DT Cory Redding to a multiyear contract.
NEW YORK JETS — Signed WR Juan Wong.
SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS — Waived S Jermaine Hardy. Placed CB B.J. Tucker on injured reserve.
WASHINGTON REDSKINS — Signed LB H.B. Blades. Agreed to terms with LB Dallas Sartz and QB Jordan Palmer. Released QB Sam Hollenbach.
National Hockey League
ANAHEIM DUCKS — Signed D Aaron Rome to a one-year contract.
DALLAS STARS — Signed RW Junior Lessard and RW Marius Holtet to one-year contracts.
DETROIT RED WINGS — Signed F Matt Ellis and F Randall Gelech to two-year contracts and D Brad Ference, D Garrett Stafford, F Carl Corazzini, F Mark Cullen, F Mark Hartigan and G Adam Berkhoel to one-year contracts.
FLORIDA PANTHERS — Agreed to terms with RW Michal Repik. Announced C Kamil Kreps and RW Rob Globke accepted their qualifying offers.
MINNESOTA WILD — Re-signed F Matt Foy, F Aaron Voros, F Joel Ward and D Erik Reitz to one-year contracts.
NASHVILLE PREDATORS — Re-signed F Darcy Hordichuk and D Kevin Klein to one-year contracts and D Greg Zanon to a two-year contract. Signed D Robert Dietrich and F Andreas Thuresson to three-year contracts.
NEW YORK ISLANDERS — Signed D Chris Campoli to a three-year contract.
PHOENIX COYOTES — Re-signed D matt Jones to a one-year contract.
PITTSBURGH PENGUINS — Signed Michel Therrien, coach, to a contract extension through the 2008-09 season. Signed D Mark Ardelan and D Deryk Engelland.
SAN JOSE SHARKS — Re-signed D Rob Davison to a one-year contract.
American Hockey League
CHICAGO WOLVES — Re-signed C Colton Fretter.
TORONTO MARLIES — Signed F Nathan Perrott and F Peter Tsimikalis.
UTAH GRIZZLIES — Signed D Andy Sertich to a one-year contract.
Central Hockey League
BOSSIER-SHREVEPORT MUDBUGS — Named Steve Cherwonak general manager.
CHARLOTTE CHECKERS — Named Jon Pickett director of entertainment and creative services and Danielle Adkins marketing and communications coordinator. Agreed to terms with D Kenny Smith.
DAYTON — Named Lesley Dickinson women’s assistant basketball coach.
DELAWARE — Promoted Curt Krouse to assistant director of athletics-marketing, Jen Chapman to assistant director of athletics-operations and Scott Selheimer to assistant director of athletics-media relations.
DUKE — Named Jonathan Anderson volunteer assistant baseball coach.
DUQUESNE — Named Bill Barton men’s assistant basketball coach and Daryn Freedman director of basketball administration and recruiting coordinator.
LEHMAN — Announced the resignation of Kim Santoiemma, softball coach and senior women’s administrator.
MANSFIELD — Named Angie Stackhouse assistant softball coach.
MUSKINGUM — Named Gene Ford men’s basketball coach.
NJIT — Named Alex Broadway, Mary Kacic and Siobhan Kilkenny women’s assistant basketball coaches.
NORTH CAROLINA WESLEYAN — Named Dominic Modise cross country and tennis coach.
OKLAHOMA — Named Brandon Meier executive director of athletic video productions.
OKLAHOMA STATE — Suspended men’s basketball senior G-F Marcus Dove indefinitely for violation of team policy.
OTTAWA, KAN. — Announced the resignation of Arabie Conner, women’s basketball coach.
PRESBYTERIAN — Named Dionna McPhatter women’s assistant basketball coach and Jon Cole assistant sports information director.
ST. AUGUSTINE’S — Named LaTanya Collins women’s basketball coach.
SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA — Named Lamar James assistant football coach.
SUSQUEHANNA — Named Bob Jordan men’s tennis coach.
TENNESSEE TECH — Named Tammie McMillan assistant athletics director for business and personnel.
TRINITY, TEXAS — Announced the resignation of Amanda Bos, assistant swimming coach.
UCLA — Promoted Derek Freeman to men’s golf coach.
WAKE FOREST — Announced junior LB Eric Berry was ruled academically ineligible for this season.
WESTERN CAROLINA — Named Bobby Moranda baseball coach.