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BASEBALL Major League Baseball

MLB—Suspended Detroit RHP Jeremy Bonderman for three games and fined him an undisclosed amount for intentionally throwing at Minnesota’s Delmon Young during an Oct. 1 game. Suspended Detroit hitting coach Lloyd McClendon for one game and fined him an undisclosed amount for Bonderman’s intentional actions after warnings had been issued to both clubs earlier in the game. Fined Minnesota LHP Jose Mijares, Detroit manager Jim Leyland and catcher Gerald Laird undisclosed amounts for their actions in the game. Suspended INF Stephen King of the Washington Nationals organization and C Wilson Contreras of the Chicago Cubs organization 50-game after each tested positive for a performance-enhancing substance in violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLE—Exercised their option for the 2010 season on the contract of manager Dave Trembley.

National League

CINCINNATI REDS—Fired pitching coach Dick Pole. Renewed the contracts of third base coach Mark Berry, first base coach Billy Hatcher, hitting coach Brook Jacoby, bullpen coach Juan Lopez, bench coach Chris Speier and bullpen catcher Mike Stefanski.

BASKETBALL National Basketball Association

CHICAGO BULLS—Waived G Curtis Stinson.

MILWAUKEE BUCKS—Cut G Dominic James.

FOOTBALL National Football League

NFL—Fined Oakland DL Richard Seymour $7,500 for unnecessary roughness against Denver OT Ryan Clady in a Sept. 27 game. Fined Seattle DE Patrick Kerney $5,000 for roughing the passer when he unnecessarily drove Chicago’s Jay Cutler to the ground in a Sept. 27 game. Fined San Francisco DE Justin Smith $5,000 for hitting QB Brett Favre in the knee area during at Sept. 27 game at Minnesota.

HOCKEY National Hockey League

ATLANTA THRASHERS—Claimed D Christoph Schubert off re-entry waivers from Ottawa.

FLORIDA PANTHERS—Named Randy Sexton general manager.

PHILADELPHIA FLYERS—Returned G Michael-Lee Teslak from loan to Adirondack (AHL).

SAN JOSE SHARKS—Recalled F Frazer McLaren from Worcester (AHL). Reassigned LW Jamie McGinn to Worcester.

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING—Named Adam Oates assistant coach, Imran Khan assistant general manager/strategic planning and Liz Sylvia manager of hockey administration. Elected not to renew the contract of assistant general manager Claude Loiselle. Assigned F Mitch Fritz to Norfolk (AHL). Signed RW Carter Ashton.

American Hockey League

HAMILTON BULLDOGS—Signed F Maxime Lacroix to a one-year contract. Released F Felix Petit. Reassigned D Michael Busto and G Robert Mayer to Cincinnati (ECHL).

NORFOLK ADMIRALS—Signed F Justin Miller, F Tommy Goebel, G Jaroslav Janus, and F Travis Whitehead. Released D Trevor Hendrikx and F Stephen Werner.


CHARLOTTE CHECKERS—Agreed to terms with F Matthew Ford. Announced D Jared Nightingale and G Ryan Munce have been assigned to the team by Hartford (AHL).

LACROSSE National Lacrosse League

BUFFALO BANDITS—Re-signed F Delby Powless and D Kyle Schmelzle to a one-year contracts.


CENTRAL INTERCOLLEGIATE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION—Announced Winston-Salem State will rejoin the CIAA in the 2010-11 academic year.

MASSACHUSETTS—Suspended junior DB James Carven, junior DL Bob McLaughlin, junior LB Mike Mele and sophomore DB Shane Viveiros from the football team for violating team rules.

PHILADELPHIA—Announced retirement of men’s and women’s tennis coach Marty Gilbert.

SETON HALL—Named Tony Testa director of sports medicine.

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