BLUE JAYS: Transferred P Rob Hamann from Single-A Dundein to Triple-A Syracuse.
CUBS: Recalled OF-IF Angel Echevarria from Triple-A Iowa. Sent INF Augie Ojeda to Iowa. EXPOS: Recalled P Dan Smith from Triple-A Ottawa. Designated P Donnie Bridges for assignment.
REDS: Promoted director of player personnel and international scouting Leland Maddox to assistant general manager-director of scouting.
PADRES: Agreed to terms with IF-OF Ryan Klesko on two-year contract extension.
RANGERS: Fired pitching coach Oscar Acosta. Named bullpen coach and former Oriole Jamie Quirk as acting pitching coach.
BULLS: Promoted scout Gar Forman to special assistant to executive vice president of basketball operations.
BEARS: Waived WR Jerris Evans, QB Brad Lewis and RB Robert Sanford.
CHARGERS: Signed former Ravens OT Sammy Williams to a one-year contract.
EAGLES: Signed WR Freddie Milons to three-year contract.
49ERS: Waived DE Shawn Hay.
GIANTS: Waived DB Tony Badger and DT-C Eric Hill.
JAGUARS: Signed DE Marco Coleman to three-year contract and TE Chris Luzar.
JETS: Waived C Lance Clelland and T Jay Kulaga.
PANTHERS: Agreed to terms with LB Will Witherspoon on three-year contract.
BALL STATE: Named Dick Falls interim athletic director.
BOWIE STATE: Senior defensive lineman Charles Alston and sophomore linebacker Atcheson Conway were named to Street and Smith's Black College All-America second team.
BOWLING GREEN: Named Kevin Eckert women's assistant basketball coach and Ed Orr athletic trainer.
CORNELL: Named Dayna Smith women's basketball coach.
PENN: Named Julia Shaner women's assistant lacrosse coach.