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California Angels -- Activated OF Tim Salmon from the 15-day DL. Optioned OF Garret Anderson to Triple-A Vancouver.


Florida Marlins -- Activated P Chris Hammond from the DL. Optioned OF Darrell Whitmore to Triple-A Edmonton.

Milwaukee Brewers -- Placed P Mike Ignasiak on the 15-day DL. Recalled P Doug Henry from Triple-A New Orleans.


Minnesota Twins -- Promoted P Oscar Munoz from Triple-A Nashville. Promoted P Brett Roberts from Single-A Fort Myers to Nashville.

New York Yankees -- Claimed P Rob Murphy on waivers from the St. Louis Cardinals.

Oakland Athletics -- Placed OF Geronimo Berroa on the 15-day DL. Purchased the contract of 1B Jim Bowie from Triple-A Tacoma. Designated P Curtis Shaw for assignment.

St. Louis Cardinals -- Placed IF Geronimo Pena on the 15-day DL. Recalled IF Tripp Cromer from Triple-A Louisville.

Texas Rangers -- Activated OF Chris James from the 15-day DL. Assigned OF Butch Davis to Triple-A Oklahoma City.


Cleveland Cavaliers -- Signed free-agent C-F Michael Cage.



DePaul -- Dismissed senior G Belefia Parks from the men's basketball team for disciplinary reasons.

Illinois State -- Named Maurice Tyler receivers coach and John McIntyre restricted-earnings assistant football coach.

Maryland -- Named Gina LaMandre softball coach.

Saint Louis -- Promoted Jamie Pollard to associate director of athletics.

Tulane -- Named Jenny Yopp, Katie Meier and Barbara Henderson women's assistant basketball coaches.



Arizona Cardinals -- Signed DL Sebastian Barrie and DL Jon Baker. Waived RB Eric Blount, CB Steve Lofton and DL Kenny Lopez.

Buffalo Bills -- Signed OL Moe Elewonibi.

Cleveland Browns -- Agreed to terms with DB Antonio Langham.

Dallas Cowboys -- Signed WR Cory Fleming and DT Gabriel Oladipo. Released OT Ted Rogers and LB Darryl Hardy.

Indianapolis Colts -- Acquired free-agent FB Ostell Miles.

Miami Dolphins -- Claimed WR Todd Dixon off waivers from the New England Patriots.


New York Giants -- Signed DE Keith Hamilton.

Philadelphia Eagles -- Named John Carson, Ron Nay, Dan Shonka and Todd Brunner regional scouts. Released WR David Daniels and T Klint Hall.

San Francisco 49ers -- Announced RB Roger Craig has retired.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Agreed to terms with QB Trent Dilfer.


Detroit Red Wings -- Signed D Mike Ramsey to a one-year contract.


Pittsburgh Penguins -- Signed free-agent C John Cullen.

St. Louis Blues -- Signed free-agent D-LW Tony Twist.

San Jose Sharks -- Named Steve Millard assistant coach of strength and conditioning.