BOSTON RED SOX-Optioned LHP Craig Breslow, C George Kottaras and OF Brandon Moss to Pawtucket of the IL. Assigned RHP Runelvys Hernandez, RHP Travis Hughes and INF Ed Rogers to their minor league camp.
TORONTO BLUE JAYS-Optioned RHP Ty Taubenheim, INF John Hattig, INF Russ Adams and OF Adam Lind to Syracuse of the IL. Asssigned INF Rob Cosby to their minor league camp.
COLORADO ROCKIES-Reassigned RHP Bobby Keppel, RHP Zach McClellan, LHP Oscar Rivera and C Edwin Bellorin to their minor league camp.
NEW YORK METS-Named Mark Brewer pitching coach for New Orleans of the PCL, Ricky Bones pitching coach for Binghamton of the Eastern League, Dan Murray pitching coach for St. Lucie of the Florida State League, and Jonathan Hurst pitching coach for Savannah of the South Atlantic League, Hector Berrios pitching coach for Brooklyn of the New York-Penn League, Marc Valdes pitching coach for Kingsport of the Appalachian League and Robert Ellis pitching coach for the Gulf Coast Mets.
FORT WORTH CATS-Signed OF John Allen.
LINCOLN SALTDOGS-Traded LHP Brian Rodaway to Atlantic City of the Can-Am League for RHP Dan Reichert and a player to be named.
SIOUX FALLS CANARIES-Traded INF Ralph Santana to Quebec of the Can-Am League for C-OF George Branch.
NASHUA PRIDE-Signed RHP-OF Angelo Burrows and OF Rich Giannotti. Traded INF Elliott Ayala to Somerset of the Atlantic League for future considerations.
NORTH SHORE SPIRIT-Signed C-RHP Chris Eikhorst.
QUEBEC CAPITALES-Traded LHP Grant Gregg to Joliet of the Northern League for C Greg Stevens.
CHARLOTTE BOBCATS-Re-signed G Alan Anderson.
TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS-Signed LB Cato June.
WASHINGTON CAPITALS-Signed D Sean Collins to a two-year, entry-level contract for the 2007-08 season.
PEORIA RIVERMEN-Recalled RW Ryan MacMurchy from Alaska of the ECHL.
SPRINGFIELD FALCONS-Assigned G Ryan Munce to Johnstown of the ECHL.
ECHL-Suspended South Carolina coach Jason Fitzsimmons one game and fined him an undisclosed amount for his actions in a March 16 game against Florida.
MICHIGAN-Fired Tommy Amaker, men's basketball coach.