WEEKEND SPORTS TRANSACTIONS
MILWAUKEE BREWERS--Named Richard Cox vice president of Miller Park operations, Robert J. Quinn senior vice president and chief financial officer, Patrice Harsch manager of corporate partner services, Rick Schlesinger executive vice president of business operations and Larry Hisle manager of youth baseball programs.
National Basketball Association
PHOENIX SUNS--Activated F Alton Ford.
Arena Football League
GRAND RAPIDS RAMPAGE--Signed QB Jeff Welsh, WR-LB Damon Hodge and LB Craig Moore to one-year contracts.
National Hockey League
COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS--Recalled LW Matthieu Darche and D Paul Manning from Syracuse of the AHL. Reassigned Darche back to Syracuse.
DALLAS STARS--Activated LW Ulf Dahlen from the injured list.
NASHVILLE PREDATORS--Recalled F Reid Simpson, F Wyatt Smith and G Jan Lasak from Milwaukee of the AHL. Reassigned G Brian Finley to Milwaukee.
PHOENIX COYOTES--Recalled G Zac Bierk from Springfield of the AHL.
East Coast Hockey League
AUGUSTA LYNX--Signed G Ben Lasshaft. Announced G Colin Zulianello has been recalled by Phoenix of the NHL.
COLUMBUS COTTONMOUTHS--Announced C Mike Birshai has been assigned to the team from Edmonton of the NHL.
LOUISIANA ICEGATORS--Announced LW Dennis Shiryaev has been recalled to Houston of the AHL.
MISSISSIPPI SEA WOLVES--Signed G Chuck Thuss.
READING ROYALS--Announced D Mat Snesrud, F Brian McCullough and C Brandon Dietrich have been recalled by Manchester of the AHL.
ROANOKE EXPRESS--Traded RW Dan Sullivan to Baton Rouge.
TOLEDO STORM--Announced D Timo Helbling has been reassigned to the team from Milwaukee of the AHL, G Mike Minard and F Alexandre Jacques have been reassigned to the team from St. John's of the AHL, and F Nick Parillo has been recalled by Cincinnati of the AHL. Released G Tom Draper.
TRENTON TITANS--Signed F Jeff Schmidt. Announced D Sean O'Connolly and F Chris Lynch have been assigned to Binghamton of the AHL.
FLORIDA--Announced junior QB Rex Grossman will forgo his senior season and enter the NFL draft.
UCLA--Named Mark Weber offensive line coach.