Atlanta Braves -- Acquired P Alejandro Pena from Florida Marlins for a player to be named. Recalled P Terrell Wade and C Eduardo Perez from Triple-A Richmond. Sent P Rod Nichols outright to Triple-A Richmond.
Boston Red Sox -- Placed P Vaughn Eshelman and OF Chris James on 15-day DL, retroactive to Aug. 25 and Aug. 30, respectively. Placed P Aaron Sele on 60-day DL. Activated IF Carlos Rodriguez. Traded minor-league P Chris Howard to the Texas Rangers for minor-league OF Jack Voigt and assigned Voigt to Triple-A Pawtucket. Claimed OF Dwayne Hosey off waivers from the Kansas City Royals. Traded OF Marc Lewis and P Mike Jacobs to Atlanta Braves for P Matt Murray, which completes the July 31 trade for P Mike Stanton. Designated IF Steve Rodriguez for assignment.
Cincinnati Reds -- Claimed P Domingo Jean on outright waivers from the Texas Rangers and assigned him to Triple-A Indianapolis.
Houston Astros -- Announced that 1B Jeff Bagwell will be recalled from his rehabilitation assignment today. Announced they will recall P Jim Dougherty and purchase the contracts of OF Mike Brumley and P Donny Wall from Triple-A Tucson.
New York Yankees -- Announced they will recall P Dave Pavlas and C Jorge Posada from Triple-A Columbus today, and SS Derek Jeter and OF Ruben Rivera on Sunday.
Pittsburgh Pirates -- Activated C Don Slaught off DL. Traded C Mark Parent to Chicago Cubs for a player to be named and cash considerations.
Seattle Mariners -- Optioned P Bob Wolcott to Single-A Wisconsin. Outrighted P Lee Guetterman to Wisconsin. Recalled Alex Rodriguez, OF Alex Diaz, P Rafael Carmona, P Jim Mecir and P Salomon Torres from Triple-A Tacoma. Activated OF Greg Pirkl from 60-day DL. Recalled P Scott Davison from Double-A Port City.
Texas Rangers -- Optioned P Ritchie Moody and IF Luis Ortiz to Double-A Tulsa.
Toronto Blue Jays -- Traded OF Candy Maldonado to Texas Rangers for a player to be named. Announced they will purchase the contract of OF Robert Perez from Triple-A Syracuse today, and recall P Jeff Ware from Syracuse. Activated P Danny Cox from 15-day DL.
New Jersey Nets -- Announced resignation of president and chief operating officer Jon Spoelstra.
Loyola College -- Named Erin Stewart assistant lacrosse coach. Named Cindy Anderson assistant basketball coach.
UMBC -- Named Ed Stephenson assistant men's lacrosse coach.
Navy -- Named Rick Pagel lightweight football coach; Ned Jones sailing coach; Chuck McMillian assistant football coach; Diana Foster and Michael Schwob women's assistant volleyball coaches; Rob Blanck women's assistant soccer coach; John Tillman assistant lacrosse coach.
North Carolina -- Announced Alico Dunk, men's basketball guard, has transferred to East Carolina.
Southern Cal -- Announced that F Rodrick Rhodes, who played basketball at Kentucky last season, has transferred to USC.
Jacksonville Jaguars -- Signed CB Rogerick Green. Placed CB Al Jackson on injured reserve.
Miami Dolphins -- Restructured the contract of T Ron Heller. Signed OL Tom McHale.
New England Patriots -- Released RB Dino Philyaw. Signed RB David Green from practice squad.
New York Giants -- Signed G-T Jerry Reynolds. Waived G Darren Reese.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Re-signed CB Tony Stargell. Placed CB Jerry Wilson on injured reserve.
G; Baltimore Stallions (CFL) -- Signed DB Melvin Crawford.
New York Rangers -- Traded D Sergei Zubov and C Petr Nedved to Pittsburgh Penguins for LW Luc Robitaille and D Ulf Samuelsson.
Tampa Bay Lightning -- Signed C Alexander Semak to a multiyear contract.