Cleveland Indians -- Sent P Jeff Shaw to Triple-A Colorado Springs. Called up P Eric Plunk from Double-A Canton-Akron.
Chicago Cubs -- Purchased the contract of OF Dwight Smith from Triple-A Iowa. Placed IF Rey Sanchez on the 15-day disabled list. Activated IF Jose Vizcaino from the 15-day disabled list.
Ohio State -- Announced that F Jim Jackson will forgo his senior season and enter the NBA draft.
UCLA -- Announced that F Tracy Murray will forgo his senior season and enter the NBA draft.
Wake Forest -- Named Karen Freeman, assistant coach at Arizona and a former assistant for five years at North Carolina State, women's basketball coach.