DEVIL RAYS: Announced resignation of pitching coach Chris Bosio. Named Chuck Hernandez pitching coach.
MARINERS: Declined 2004 option on OF John Mabry.
METS: Named Rick Peterson pitching coach, Rick Waits minor league pitching coordinator and Bobby Floyd third base coach.
PIRATES: Named Rene Gayo director of Latin America scouting.
RANGERS: Named Andy Hawkins pitching coach.
REDS: Released P Scott Randall. Sent outright P Ricardo Aramboles, P Jeff Austin and OF Eric Valent to Triple-A Louisville. Activated former Orioles P Jimmy Haynes, IF Brandon Larson, OF Ken Griffey and OF Austin Kearns from 60-day DL.
WHITE SOX: Named Dave Wilder special assistant to the general manager. Announced that contract of bullpen catcher Man Soo Lee will not be renewed.
WIZARDS: Acquired G Brevin Knight from Suns in exchange for C Jahidi White.
STORM (WNBA): Named Karen Bryant chief operating officer and announced that coach Anne Donovan will also take on duties of director of player personnel. Announced that Billy McKinney will no longer serve as GM but will continue his work in community relations.
NCAA: Placed Morehouse College on five years' probation for violations relating to amateurism, eligibility, financial aid and clearinghouse certification in the men's soccer program.
UMBC: F Derek McElligott, M Michael Joseph, M Danny Mongello and FB Marcus Gross were named to America East first team for men's soccer.
McDANIEL: Kim Camponelli and Kristin Talarovich were named to Centennial Conference first team for field hockey.
NAVY: F Stacy Finley, MF Stephanie Parker and D Xochitl Piedra were named to Patriot League first team for women's soccer. G Kim Bonafede and F Amelia Sheveland were named to second team.
NORTH CAROLINA: Announced that F David Noel tore ligaments in his right thumb and is expected to miss 6-8 weeks.
PURDUE: Announced that men's basketball G Adam Liddell will redshirt 2003-04 season.
WASHINGTON COLLEGE: A Laura Scimeca and D Missy Tine were named to Centennial Conference first team for field hockey.
BILLS: Activated RB Willis McGahee.
BROWNS: Activated FB R.J. Bowers. Placed TE Chad Mustard on practice squad. Released OL Ben Claxton.
CARDINALS: Placed OT Kendrick Rogers on IR. Activated OL Raleigh Roundtree from injured list.
CHARGERS: Signed WR Micah Ross. Placed WR Eric Parker on IR. Signed DT Clenton Ballard to practice squad. Released DE Omari Hand from practice squad.
JETS: Waived C Dennis O'Sullivan from physically-unable-to-perform list.
LIONS: Released DB Julius Curry from practice squad. Signed G David Miller.
PACKERS: Re-signed TE Tony Donald to practice squad.
RAIDERS: Signed OL Matt Knutson to practice squad. Waived DB Carey Scott.
RAMS: Signed RB Dan Alexander. Released RB Joffrey Reynolds.
ARGONAUTS (CFL): Announced that Howard Sokolowski and David Cynamon have assumed ownership of the team. Named Keith Pelley president and CEO.
BLACKHAWKS: Announced that Bob Pulford will remain as GM. Named Dale Tallon assistant GM. Fired assistant GM Nick Beverley, director of player evaluation Marshall Johnston and director of amateur scouting Bill Lesuk.
RED WINGS: Signed F Steve Thomas to one-year contract.
Gold Glove winners
P-Mike Mussina, N.Y. Yankees
C-Bengie Molina, Anaheim Angels
1B-John Olerud, Seattle Mariners
2B-Bret Boone, Seattle Mariners
OF-Mike Cameron, Seattle Mariners
OF-Ichiro Suzuki, Seattle Mariners
P-Mike Hampton, Atlanta Braves
C-Mike Matheny, St. Louis Cardinals
1B-Derrek Lee, Florida Marlins
2B-Luis Castillo, Florida Marlins
3B-Scott Rolen, St. Louis Cardinals
SS-Edgar Renteria, St. Louis Cardinals
OF-Andruw Jones, Atlanta Braves
OF-Jose Cruz, San Francisco Giants
OF-Jim Edmonds, St. Louis Cardinals
(Two-leg aggregate score series)
D.C. United vs. Chicago Game 1-Chicago 2, D.C. 0 Sunday-at Chicago, 1 p.m.
MetroStars vs. New England Game 1-N.E. 2, MetroStars 0 Sunday-at N. Engl., 4 p.m.
Los Angeles vs. San Jose Game 1-L.A. 2, San Jose 0 Sunday-at San Jose, 9 p.m.
Colorado vs. Kansas City Game 1-Colorado 1, K.C. 1 Saturday-at K.C., 8 p.m.