Orioles -- Signed C Robert Poole, their 13th-round selection in this year's draft.
Cincinnati Reds -- Transferred P Jose Rijo from the 15- to the 60-day DL.
Detroit Tigers -- Purchased the contract of P Mike Myers from Triple-A Toledo.
Los Angeles Dodgers -- Placed 3B Tim Wallach on the 15-day DL. Recalled IF Mike Busch from Triple-A Albuquerque. Optioned IF Garey Ingram to Albuquerque. Activated OF Chris Gwynn from the DL.
Milwaukee Brewers -- Claimed P Kevin Wickander off waivers from the Detroit Tigers for a player to be named. Placed P Jamie McAndrew on the 15-day DL.
Oakland Athletics -- Activated C Terry Steinbach from the DL. Optioned C George Williams to Triple-A Edmonton.
Toronto Blue Jays -- Optioned P Ken Robinson to Triple-A
Syracuse. Activated P Juan Guzman from the DL.
Chicago Bulls -- Named John Paxson assistant coach.
Buffalo Bills -- Signed RB Carey Bender, OL Mike Sheldon and Tom Nutten to the practice squad.
Carolina Panthers -- Signed OT Jason Childs, S Damon Pieri, RB Vince Workman and WR Elbert Ellis. Traded WR Michael Bates to the Cleveland Browns for LB Travis Hill. Waived RB Brian O'Neal and RB Dave Ethridge. Placed DL Mike Teeter and DB Michael Senters on IR. Added LB Jamal Cox (Gilman) and LB Andre Royal to the practice squad.
Chicago Bears -- Signed FB Mike Faulkerson, LB Darwin Ireland, G Octus Polk, WR Fabien Bownes and WR Harrison Houston to the practice squad.
Cincinnati Bengals -- Signed G Todd Kalis. Placed G Rich Braham on IR. Signed WR Thomas Bailey, WR David Rhodes, DL Vince Stewart, FB Bryan Dickerson and OL Ray Forsythe to the practice squad.
Denver Broncos -- Signed WR Byron Chamberlain, DT Maa Tanuvasa, OL David Diaz-Infante, LB Phil Yeboah-Kodie and CB Jamal Ellis to the practice squad.
Green Bay Packers -- Signed WR Charlie Simmons, DE Tommy Fagan, S Reggi Holt, OT Seth Dittman and LB Randy Neal to the practice squad.
Kansas City Chiefs -- Signed OL Tom Barndt, CB Perry Carter, OT Ron Florine and TE Willy Tate to the practice squad.
New York Giants -- Signed RB Jeremy Burkett, S Roderick Mullen, TE Brian Saxton, OT Keith Wagner and DT Todd Yeaman to the practice squad.
New York Jets -- Signed LB Chad Cascadden, WR Curtis Ceaser, CB Vance Joseph, G Terrence Wisdom and DL Alan Young c to the practice squad.
Philadelphia Eagles -- Signed TE Frank Wain
right. Claimed DT Kevin Johnson off waivers from the Oakland Raiders. Waived TE Reggie Johnson, DT Leonard Renfro and KR
St. Louis Rams -- Signed TE Pat Carter. Released FB Tim Lester.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Signed QB Todd Philcox. Signed QB Kelly Holcomb and LB Kerry Moch to the practice squad. Waived CB Tony Stargell.
Washington Redskins -- Signed DE Mike Flores and DT Anthony Abrams to the practice squad.
Stallions (CFL) -- Signed S Brian White and OL Mark Dixon to the practice roster. Released LB/DE Malcolm Goodwin, DB Norris Thomas and OL Bryan Heath.
Calgary Stampeders (CFL) -- Signed RB Ontiwaun Carter.
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (CFL) Signed LB Tim Brown.
Chicago Blackhawks -- Signed G Andre Racicot.
Montreal Canadiens -- Agreed to terms with D Lyle Odelein on a one-year contract.