American League
MINNESOTA TWINS--Agreed to terms with LHP Johan Santana on a four-year contract.
TAMPA BAY DEVIL RAYS--Agreed to terms with RHP Jorge Sosa on a one-year contract.
National League
NEW YORK METS--Agreed to terms with RHP Todd Van Poppel on a minor league contract.
Carolina League
POTOMAC--Announced team's name has been changed to Nationals.
Central League
EL PASO DIABLOS--Signed RHP Chris Flanagan and INF Jody Martinez.
Northern League
WINNIPEG GOLDEYES--Signed OF Harry Berrios.
National Basketball Association
DENVER NUGGETS--Placed C Nene on the injured list.
NEW JERSEY NETS--Acquired F Clifford Robinson from Golden State for second-round draft picks in 2005 and 2007. Released F Donnell Harvey.
PHILADELPHIA 76ERS--Placed F John Salmons on the injured list. Activated G Kevin Ollie from the injured list.
Women's NBA
CHARLOTTE STING--Signed G-F Sheri Sam.
National Football League
CHICAGO BEARS--Agreed to terms with LS Patrick Mannelly on a six-year contract.
CINCINNATI BENGALS--Signed Marvin Lewis, coach, to a one-year contract extension through the 2008 season.
CLEVELAND BROWNS--Released QB Jeff Garcia. Named Jeff Davidson offensive line coach, Terry Robiskie wide receivers coach and Jerry Rossburg special teams coach.
MIAMI DOLPHINS--Named Tim Davis assistant offensive line coach and Bert Hill associate strength coach.
SAN FRANCISCO 49ers--Named Gary Emanuel defensive line coach and Johnny Parker strength and conditioning coach.
Canadian Football League
EDMONTON ESKIMOS--Announced the retirement of RB Mike Pringle.
CENTRAL VALLEY COYOTES--Announced WR/DB DeRonn Finley and DS Lemont Higgins have assigned to the team.
GREEN BAY BLIZZARD--Announced L Thomas Cole has been assigned to the team.
LOUISVILLE FIRE--Placed DS Clint Brown on re-assignment.
CHARLOTTE CHECKERS--Released F Chris Welch and D Tim Schneider.
COLUMBIA INFERNO--Announced F Chanse Fitzpatrick has been assigned from Manitoba of the AHL.
IDAHO STEELHEADS--Announced D Peter Metcalfe has been assigned by Utah of the AHL.
MISSISSIPPI SEAWOLVES--Announced G Matt Underhill has been returned from St. John's of the AHL.
PEORIA RIVERMEN--Announced F David Kaczowka has been recalled by Worcester of the AHL.
U.S. WATER POLO--Named Guy Baker director of high performance.
CORNELL, IOWA--Announced the resignation of women's basketball coach Nicole Kotrba, effective at the end of the season.
DARTMOUTH--Names Michelle Smith student-athlete academic advisor/life skills coordinator.
ELON--Named Chris Webb women's soccer coach.
ILLINOIS--Named Ed Warinner assistant football coach.
MERCYHURST--Named Ryan Patton women's volleyball coach.
STANFORD--Named Tom Hayes defensive coordinator and secondary coach.