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April 11, 2006

The quiz

GETTING THE CALL -- Forty years ago today, a major league baseball game was umpired by a black man for the first time. Name him. Answer below

Moves

Baseball

MLB -- Suspended Nationals P Felix Rodriguez three games and fined him for throwing at Mets C Paul Lo Duca in game Thursday. Suspended Nationals manager Frank Robinson one game and fined him for Rodriguez's actions. Fined Nationals OF Jose Guillen for aggressive actions, which incited bench-clearing brawl during same game.

BRAVES -- Placed IF Chipper Jones on 15-day DL. Optioned P Joey Devine to Triple-A Richmond. Recalled P Peter Moylan from Richmond.

DEVIL RAYS -- Placed P Mark Hendrickson on 15-day DL with left shoulder tightness. Recalled P Jason Hammel from Triple-A Durham.

RANGERS -- Sent P Erasmo Ramirez outright to Triple-A Oklahoma.

RED SOX -- Agreed to four-year, $52 million contract extension with DH David Ortiz through 2010.

Basketball

BOBCATS -- Named Tim Hinchey executive VP of business operations for Bobcats and WNBA's Sting.

HORNETS -- Signed F Marcus Fizer to second 10-day contract.

TIMBERWOLVES -- Recalled G Bracey Wright from D-League Florida.

COMETS (WNBA) -- Signed G Anastasia Kostaki and G Charlene Smith.

Colleges

CANISIUS -- Named Tom Parrotta men's basketball coach; signed him to four-year contract.

DELAWARE -- Named following men's basketball assistant coaches: Stephen Stewart (Coppin State), who worked at Loyola this year; R.C. Kehoe, who was an assistant at UMBC this year; and Ryan Iversen.

DUKE -- ACC named Katie Chrest (Maryvale Prep) women's lacrosse co-Player of the Week.

KENTUCKY -- Announced that freshman men's basketball G Adam Williams will transfer to Marshall.

LOYOLA -- ECAC named A Dan Bauers men's lacrosse Offensive Player of the Week.

MARYLAND -- ACC named A Krista Pellizzi women's lacrosse co-Player of the Week and 3B Lindsey Ubrun softball Player of the Week.

MOREHEAD STATE -- Named Donnie Tyndall men's basketball coach.

MOUNT ST. MARY'S -- NEC named P-IF Maria Lutz softball Player of the Week and SS Amanda Burk Rookie of the Week.

NAVY -- Patriot League named A Ian Dingman men's lacrosse Offensive Player of the Week.

PORTLAND -- Named Eric Reveno men's basketball coach.

STONY BROOK -- Announced that football team will play as I-AA independent in 2007.

TEMPLE -- Named Fran Dunphy men's basketball coach.

TOWSON -- CAA named Jillian Kiley softball co-Pitcher of the Week.

UCLA -- Reinstated K Justin Medlock to football team.

UMBC -- Signed women's basketball coach Phil Stern through 2009-10. ... America East named 1B Melanie Denischuk softball co-Player of the Week and OF outfielder Michelle Olivieri Rookie ofthe Week.

WICHITA STATE -- Agreed to multiyear contract extension with men's basketball coach Mark Turgeon through 2016.

WILLIAM AND MARY -- CAA named OF Emily Vitrano (Maryvale Prep) women's lacrosse Player of the Week.

Football

BENGALS -- Agreed to one-year contract with RB Kenny Watson.

BILLS -- Signed WR Peerless Price, who had been with Cowboys, to four-year contract.

JETS -- Signed LB Brad Kassell.

SEAHAWKS -- Re-signed K Josh Brown.

High schools

OUR LADY OF MOUNT CARMEL -- Announced that Maros Zuffa will accept full athletic scholarship to play basketball at Southern Mississippi.

Hockey

NHL -- Suspended Flyers D Denis Gauthier two games for being assessed game misconduct penalty during game Saturday against Maple Leafs.

Running

Coming events

APRIL 19 -- WRRC Main Street Mile, Westminster, 7 p.m., 410-848-8332. APRIL 22 -- BRRC New Members Run, NCR Trail-Paper Mill Road, 7:30 a.m., 410-377-7327. APRIL 23 -- RASAC Friends Five-Miler, Forest Hill, 8 a.m., 410-879-9812. APRIL 23 -- MCRRC Pike's Peek 10K, Gaithersburg, 9:30 a.m., 301-353-0200. APRIL 23 -- BRRC Gunpowder Trail Run, Gunpowder State Park, 8:30 a.m., 410-377-7327. APRIL 23 -- Port-to-Fort 6K, 1415 Key Highway, 9 a.m., 410-744-1032. APRIL 23 -- HCS Junior Strider Benefit 1M, 5K, Swansfield E.S., 2 p.m., 410-964-8258.

Colleges

Baseball

Coppin St. 7, Delaware St. 6 Lafayette 6-2, Navy 4-7 Salisbury 18, St. Mary's 1

Lacrosse

Men Amherst 7, Endicott 6 Women West Chester 11, Millersville 8 Today MEN Lynchburg at Salisbury, 4 WOMEN Elizabethtown at Villa Julie, 4

Softball

Mt. St. Mary's 2-1, Sacred Heart 1-0

Tennis

Men Juniata 7, Frostburg St. 2 Women York 5, Goucher 4

Pro soccer

MISL standings

W L Pct. GB

y-St. Louis 23 7 .767 -

x-Blast 17 13 .567 6

x-Milwaukee 17 13 .567 6

x-Chicago 13 17 .433 10

Philadelphia 10 20 .333 13

California 10 20 .333 13

x-clinched playoff berth. y-clinched regular season. Sunday's results Chicago 7, Philadelphia 6 California 6, Milwaukee 5 End of regular season Saturday's results Philadelphia 8, Blast 2 St. Louis 8, Chicago 3

MISL playoffs

Semifinals (Two-game series, golden-goal tiebreak) Blast vs. Milwaukee April 22-at Blast, 8:05 p.m. April 23-at Milwaukee, 7:05 p.m Chicago vs. St. Louis Saturday-at Chicago, 7 p.m. April 22-at St. Louis, 8:05 p.m. Championship (Best-of-three) TBA

MLS standings

Eastern Conference

W L T Pts GF GA

Kansas City 2 0 0 6 5 2

D.C. United 1 0 1 4 4 2

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