BRAVES: Recalled P Horacio Ramirez and P Jung Bong from Double-A Greenville and P Andy Pratt from Triple-A Richmond. Purchased contract of P Joey Dawley from Richmond. Designated P Kris Keller for assignment.
DEVIL RAYS: Released OF Toe Nash one day after he was released from jail after pleading guilty to having sex with 15-year-old girl.
MARLINS: Announced player development contract with Single-A Greensboro through 2004.
RANGERS: Announced affiliation agreement with Single-A Stockton through 2004.
YANKEES: Activated P Mariano Rivera.
PANTHERS: Placed K John Kasay on IR with hernia and groin injuries. Added K Jon Hilbert to roster.
SENATORS: Traded D Sami Salo to Canucks for LW Peter Schaefer; signed Schaefer to multiyear contract.