DETROIT TIGERS--Agreed to terms with C Ivan Rodriguez on a four-year contract.
MINNESOTA TWINS--Agreed to terms with LHP J.C. Romero on a one-year contract.
OAKLAND ATHLETICS--Agreed to terms with 1B Eric Karros on a one-year contract. Designated LHP Mario Ramos for assignment.
ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS--Extended their player development agreement with South Bend of the Midwest League for two years.
FLORIDA MARLINS--Agreed to terms with 1B-OF Wil Cordero on a one-year contract.
MONTREAL EXPOS--Agreed to terms with RHP Pat Mahomes on a minor league contract.
INDIANAPOLIS INDIANS--Signed 3B Scott Sheldon.
KANSAS CITY T-BONES--Signed RHP Erik Grunwald and C Matt Ceriani.
National Basketball Association
NBA--Suspended L.A. Lakers C Shaquille O'Neal one game for using obscene language and publicly criticizing officials during a television interview.
CHICAGO BULLS--Reached contract settlement with G Jay Williams.
GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS--Activated G Nick Van Exel from the injured list. Placed F Troy Murphy on the injured list.
HOUSTON ROCKETS--Suspended G Steve Francis one game for missing a team flight to Phoenix.
SEATTLE SUPERSONICS--Activated G Richie Frahm from the injured list.
Women's National Basketball Association
SAN ANTONIO SILVER STARS--Announced the retirement of G Jennifer Azzi.
National Football League
MIAMI DOLPHINS--Named Bernie Parmalee running backs coach and Chris Foerster tight ends coach.
Arena Football League
LOS ANGELES AVENGERS--Acquired DS Robert Bean from Indiana for L Doug Lytle and DS Jason Waters from Grand Rapids for future considerations.
PEORIA PIRATES--Traded DS Ty Johnson, WR-LB Jay Jones, DS Chris Martin and WR/DB Randy Simmons to Green Bay for future considerations.
National Hockey League
CAROLINA HURRICANES--Placed D Aaron Ward and C Kevyn Adams on injured reserve. Recalled D Tomas Malec from Lowell of the AHL.
COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS--Placed D Duvie Westcott on injured reserve. Recalled D Aaron Johnson and RW Joe Motzko from Syracuse of the AHL.
MINNESOTA WILD--Activated D Brad Bombardir from injured reserve. Reassigned D Zbynek Michalek to Houston of the AHL.
MONTREAL CANADIENS--Recalled D Karl Dykhuis from Hamilton of the AHL. Assigned RW Jozef Balej to Hamilton.
NEW YORK RANGERS--Recalled D Lawrence Nycholat from Hartford of the AHL.
OTTAWA SENATORS--Called up C Brooks Laich from Binghamton of the AHL.
WASHINGTON CAPITALS--Recalled G Maxime Ouellet from Portland of the AHL.
American Hockey League
BRIDGEPORT SOUND TIGERS--Released F Evan Cheverie.
AUGUSTA LYNX--Named Rob Mueller assistant general manager.
SAN DIEGO GULLS--Released F Trent Clark and F J.J. Hartman.
WHEELING NAILERS--Released F Stefan Brannare.
United Hockey League
ELMIRA JACKALS--Signed RW Peter Bournazakis.
MUSKEGON FURY--Announced F Joe Day has been reassigned to Grand Rapids of the AHL.
Major League Soccer
LOS ANGELES GALAXY--Declined to exercise the option on the contract of F Diego Serna. Announced M Antonio Martinez has left the team.
SAN JOSE EARTHQUAKES--Re-signed MF Ronnie Ekelund and MF Brian Mullan.
NEW JERSEY ATHLETIC CONFERENCE--Announced New Jersey City will withdraw from the conference at the end of the 2003-04 academic year.
COLORADO--Fired Vince Okruch, defensive coordinator. Named Mike Hankwitz defensive coordinator, Darian Hagan defensive technical intern and Tim Ridder graduate assistant offensive line coach.
DRAKE--Named Trish Seebohm director of special events and ticket operations.
EASTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY--Named Dick Flynn assistant football coach.
INDIANA STATE--Suspended G David Moss from the men's basketball team following his arrest on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery.
LEHIGH--Named Shannon Morrison defensive coordinator and Gerard Wilcher defensive backs coach.
NAVY--Announced the retirement of Don DeVoe, men's basketball coach, effective at the end of the season.
NORTHERN IOWA--Announced that Sandra Williamson, associate athletic director for administration and students, will retire March 31.
STONY BROOK--Named Doug Shank women's assistant soccer coach.
THE CITADEL--Named Dick Hopkins defensive coordinator.
WASHINGTON, MO.--Named Bryan Lind interim assistant trainer.
WENTWORTH TECH--Named Jonathan Deptula interim hockey coach.