CLEVELAND INDIANS – Agreed to terms with C George Kottaras on a minor league contract and assigned him to Columbus (IL).
DETROIT TIGERS – Claimed LHP Mike Belfiore off waivers from Baltimore.
MINNESOTA TWINS – Reinstated LHP Brian Duensing from paternity leave. Optioned RHP Michael Tonkin to Rochester (IL).
TAMPA BAY RAYS – Placed INF-OF Sean Rodriguez on paternity leave. Recalled INF Vince Belnome from Durham (IL).
NEW YORK METS – Placed OF Chris Young on the 15-day DL. Activated 2B Daniel Murphy from paternity leave.
CHICAGO BULLS – Waived F Erik Murphy.
BUFFALO BILLS – Announced Mary Wilson is the controlling owner.
CHICAGO BEARS – Agreed to terms with T Eben Britton on a one-year contract.
CINCINNATI BENGALS – Signed S Danieal Manning.
GREEN BAY PACKERS – Re-signed FB John Kuhn to a one-year contract.
HOUSTON TEXANS – Re-signed CB Elbert Mack.
MIAMI DOLPHINS – Signed WR Kevin Cone to a one-year contract.
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS – Signed S Patrick Chung.
SEATTLE SEAHAWKS – Signed C Jorgen Hus.
TENNESSEE TITANS – Agreed to terms with OL Eric Olsen on a one-year contract.
WASHINGTON REDSKINS – Signed QB Colt McCoy.
NHL – Suspended Montreal D Douglas Murray for three games, without pay, for an illegal check to the head of Tampa Bay D Michael Kostka during a game on April 1.
BOSTON COLLEGE – Named Jim Christian men’s basketball coach.
KANSAS – Announced junior G Lamaria Cole will transfer to Prairie View A&M.
MISSOURI – Suspended junior F Zach Price indefinitely from the men’s basketball team after being arrested on suspicion of assault.
NORTH CAROLINA – Announced junior F James Michael McAdoo will enter the NBA draft.
ST. JOHN’S – Granted F Chris Obekpa a release to pursue transfer options. Announced G Max Hooper has been granted permission to pursue postgraduate studies elsewhere.
TENNESSEE – Announced basketball G Quinton Chievous has decided to transfer.