BaseballAL: Named Mariners DH Edgar Martinez Player...



AL: Named Mariners DH Edgar Martinez Player of the Week.

NL: Named Pirates OF Brian Giles Player of the Month.

Angels: Recalled C Steve Decker and C Bret Hemphill from Triple-A Edmonton. Purchased contracts of OF Jeff DaVanon and P Steve Mintz from Edmonton. Transferred OF Mike Colangelo from 15-day to 60-day DL. Designated P Geoff Edsell for assignment.

Astros: Agreed to two-year extension of player development contract with Triple-A New Orleans through 2002.

Brewers: Purchased contracts of P Jason Bere and former Orioles OF Lyle Mouton from Triple-A Louisville. Recalled P Carl Dale from Louisville. Transferred C Bobby Hughes and IF Fernando Vina to 60-day DL.

Cardinals: Recalled IF Placido Polanco and P Jose Jimenez from Triple-A Memphis. Activated P Alan Benes.

Cubs: Recalled OF Roosevelt Brown from Triple-A Iowa.

Dodgers: Recalled P Jamie Arnold, IF Juan Castro and IF Alex Cora from Triple-A Albuquerque. Recalled P Eric Gagne from Double-A San Antonio. Purchased contract of P Jeff Williams from Albuquerque. Recalled P Carlos Perez from Albuquerque; put him on 60-day DL.

Expos: Recalled IF Trace Coquillette and P Ted Lilly from Triple-A Ottawa. Purchased contract of OF Peter Bergeron from Ottawa. Activated P Carl Pavano and IF Fernando Seguignol.

Mariners: Recalled P Brett Hinchliffe, P Steve Sinclair and IF Shane Monahan from Triple-A Tacoma.

Marlins: Activated OF Cliff Floyd. Recalled 1B Derrek Lee and P Brent Billingsley from Triple-A Calgary. Purchased contracts of C John Roskos and P Reid Cornelius from Calgary. Recalled P Hector Almonte and P Michael Tejera from Double-A Portland. Placed P Alex Fernandez and P Joe Fontenot on 60-day DL.

Mets: Recalled IF Mike Kinkade and P Dan Murray from Triple-A Norfolk.

Padres: Signed C-3B Phil Nevin to two-year extension with club option for 2002.

Pirates: Called up OF Chad Hermansen, 3B Aramis Ramirez, P Jason Boyd from Triple-A Nashville. Purchased contracts of P Mike Garcia from Triple-A Mexico City and former Orioles C Tim Laker of Nashville.

Rangers: Activated 1B-OF Mike Simms.

Reds: Signed five-year affiliation with Triple-A Louisville, beginning in 2000.

Red Sox: Recalled IF Lou Merloni from Triple-A Pawtucket.


Kings: Signed C Bill Wennington.

Wizards: Signed G Richard Hamilton to three-year, $5.9 million contract and F-C Calvin Booth to one-year, $301,875 deal.


Bengals: Signed NT Kelly Gregg to practice squad.

Bills: Signed FB Brian Edwards, RB Lennox Gordon and WR Jeremy McDaniel to practice squad.

Broncos: Added DL Viliami Maumau and OL Robert Hunt to developmental squad.

Browns: Signed OT Roger Chanoine to practice squad. Activated DT Bill Duff from practice squad.

Buccaneers: Signed C Eric de Groh to practice squad.

Cardinals: Signed LB Melvin Bradley, DB Justin Lucas, RB Clarence Williams and WR Tywan Mitchell to practice squad.

Colts: Signed DB Thomas Randolph. Waived DL Nate Hobgood-Chittick. Signed TE Joshua Keur, DB Craig Miller, WR Chad Plummer, OL Tim Ridder and OL Paul Snellings to practice squad.

Cowboys: Signed RB Beau Morgan, FB Ryan Neufeld, OL Chris Brymer, LB Joe Phipps and DL Robert Newkirk to practice squad.

Dolphins: Waived S Rayna Stewart. Signed FB Kantroy Barber, WR Kevin McKenzie, WR Derrick Steagall and G O'Lester Pope to practice squad.

Eagles: Claimed S Rashard Cook off waivers from Bears, WR Dameane Douglas off waivers from Raiders and TE Ron Leshinski off waivers from Saints. Waived S T. J. Cunningham, WR Karl Hankton and TE Andrew Jordan. Signed G Glenn Rountree to practice squad.

Falcons: Signed WR Eugene Baker, CB Derrick Gardner, WR Jammie German and LB Lamont Green to practice squad.

49ers: Signed DT Matt Keneley, G Dwayne Ledford, CB Wasswa Serwanga, T Pete Swanson and LB Joe Wesley to practice squad.

Giants: Signed LB O. J. Childress, WR James Kidd, DE Frank Ferrara, G Scott Kiernan and CB Emmanuel McDaniel.

Jaguars: Waived WR Will Moore. Signed S JoJuan Armour. Signed CB Corey Chamblin to practice squad.

Jets: Signed CB Jermaine Jones, T Greg Lotysz, LB Casey Dailey, LB Olrick Johnson and CB James Adderley to practice squad.

Lions: Signed CB Dell McGee, WR Andre Rone, DE Paul Spicer, DE Henry Taylor and WR Corey Thomas to practice squad.

Packers: Signed DB Tyrone Bell to practice squad.

Panthers: Released RB Winslow Oliver. Signed T Dan Best, WR Dialleo Burks, WR Sirr Parker, DT Harry Deligianis and QB Matt Lytle to practice squad.

Patriots: Signed DT Garrett Johnson, TE Kerry Taylor, LB Marc Megna and WR-KR Eddie Conti to practice squad.

Rams: Signed free-agent DT Paul Grasmanis. Signed WR Darrius Blevins, G Bobby Singh, TE Derek Lewis and DL Barry Mitchell to practice squad.

Titans: Signed FB Garett Gould, C Craig Page and S Brad Ware to practice squad.


Bruins: Named Ken Baumgartner assistant coach.

Penguins: Named Tom Rooney chief operating officer and Ken Sawyer chief financial officer.

Sabres: Re-signed restricted free-agent C Wayne Primeau to one-year contract.

Thrashers: Appointed Bob Mason goaltending consultant.

Pub Date: 9/08/99

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