CLEVELAND INDIANS – Agreed to terms with RHP David Aardsma on a minor league contract.
KANSAS CITY ROYALS – Agreed to terms with RHP Jon Rauch on a minor league contract.
SEATTLE MARINERS – Agreed to terms with OF Endy Chavez on a minor league contract.
TAMPA BAY RAYS – Agreed to terms with RHP Grant Balfour on a two-year contract.
SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS – Agreed to terms with INF Joaquin Arias on two-year contract.
NEW ORLEANS PELICANS – Waived G Tyshawn Taylor.
TULSA SHOCK – Named Fred Williams coach.
ARIZONA CARDINALS – Promoted Terry McDonough to vice president of player personnel.
CHICAGO BEARS – Named Reggie Herring linebackers coach and Paul Pasqualoni defensive line coach.
CLEVELAND BROWNS – Named Mike Pettine coach.
DALLAS COWBOYS – Signed PK Dan Bailey to a seven-year contract.
PITTSBURGH STEELERS – Named Mike Munchak offensive line coach.
TENNESSEE TITANS – Named Giff Smith defensive line coach and Bob Bostad offensive line coach.
BUFFALO SABRES – Assigned G Connor Knapp from Rochester (AHL) to Florida (ECHL).
MINNESOTA WILD – Reassigned D Jonathon Blum to Iowa (AHL).
NEW JERSEY DEVILS – Recalled LW Joe Whitney from Albany (AHL).
NEW YORK RANGERS – Assigned G David LeNeveu to Hartford (AHL).
OHIO STATE – Named Chris Ash co-defensive coordinator/safeties coach.