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American League

DETROIT TIGERS–Agreed to terms with INF-OF Don Kelly on a minor league contract.

LOS ANGELES ANGELS–Agreed to terms with RHP Jerome Williams on a one-year contract.

NEW YORK YANKEES–Agreed to terms with RHP Phil Hughes on a one-year contract.

National League

COLORADO ROCKIES–Agreed to terms with RHP Wilton Lopez and LHP Josh Outman on one-year contracts.

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES–Agreed to terms with RHP Aaron Cook, RHP Juan Cruz and RHP Rodrigo Lopez on minor league contracts.



ATLANTA HAWKS–Suspended F Josh Smith one game and fined him an undisclosed amount for “conduct detrimental to the team.”



CHICAGO BEARS–Named Marc Trestman coach.

CLEVELAND BROWNS–Named Sashi Brown executive vice president-general counsel and Brent Stehlik executive vice president-chief revenue officer.

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES–Named Chip Kelly coach.



NEW JERSEY DEVILS–Signed C Travis Zajac to an eight-year contract.

OTTAWA SENATORS–Assigned F Stefan Noesen to Plymouth (OHL).

ST. LOUIS BLUES–Signed general manager Doug Armstrong to a five-year contract extension.

WASHINGTON CAPITALS–Assigned F Tom Wilson to Plymouth (OHL).


DOANE–Named Tyson Springer wrestling coach.

DRAKE–Announced freshman basketball G Jordan Daniels is transferring to the school from Boston College.

FORT LEWIS–Named John L. Smith football coach.

GEORGETOWN–Announced men’s basketball F Greg Whittington was declared academically ineligible.

GEORGIA–Announced sophomore TB Ken Malcome will transfer to another school.

GEORGIA TECH–Named Mike Bobinski athletic director.