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Transactions

BASEBALL

American League

LOS ANGELES ANGELS – Agreed to terms with RHP Robert Coello on a minor league contract.

National League

COLORADO ROCKIES – Agreed to terms with RHP Jhoulys Chacin on a two-year contract.

NEW YORK METS – Agreed to terms with RHP Scott Atchison on a minor league contract.

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES – Agreed to terms with RHP Chad Durbin on a one-year contract.

SAN DIEGO PADRES – Agreed to terms with RHP Luke Gregerson on a one-year contract and RHP Freddy Garcia, RHP Tim Stauffer and LHP Arturo Lopezon on minor league contracts.

FOOTBALL

NFL

CHICAGO BEARS – Named Tim Tibesar linebackers coach.

CINCINNATI BENGALS – Announced the retirement of running backs coach Jim Anderson.

CLEVELAND BROWNS – Named Bobby Babich assistant defensive backs coach and Daron Roberts defensive quality control coach.

PITTSBURGH STEELERS – Named Jack Bicknell Jr. offensive line coach.

ST. LOUIS RAMS – Named Frank Bush linebackers coach.

HOCKEY

NHL

DALLAS STARS – Assigned F Colton Sceviour to the Texas (AHL).

FLORIDA PANTHERS – Recalled C Drew Shore from San Antonio (AHL).

NEW JERSEY DEVILS – Recalled RW Matt Anderson from Albany (AHL).

AHL

PROVIDENCE BRUINS – Signed F Graham Mink.

ECHL

ECHL – Suspended Trenton G Cal Heeter two games, Utah F Tommy Maxwell one game and Bakersfield F Jacob Lagace two games. Fined Florida F Mathieu Roy and Elmira F Darren Kramer undisclosed amounts.

TOLEDO WALLEYE – Traded D Olivier Dame-Malka to Florida for future considerations.

LACROSSE

COLLEGE

BERRY – Announced the resignation of men’s basketball coach Jeff Haarlow named Derek Taylor men’s interim basketball coach.

STANFORD – Promoted Mike Bloomgren to offensive coordinator, Mike Sanford to quarterbacks and wide receivers coach, and Tavita Pritchard from defensive assistant to running backs coach.

VIRGINIA – Announced the resignation of offensive coordinator Bill Lazor.

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