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MLB: Rejected appeal of 20-game suspension for Rangers P Kenny Rogers. Reduced suspension of Braves C Johnny Estrada from three games to two and fine from $5,000 to $3,500.

BRAVES: Placed P Mike Hampton on 15-day DL, retroactive to July 18, with strained lower back. Recalled C Brayan Pena from Triple-A Richmond.

BREWERS: Purchased contract of former Orioles P Rick Helling from Triple-A Nashville. Designated P Ricky Bottalico for assignment.

DIAMONDBACKS: Designated CF Jose Cruz Jr. for assignment. Purchased contract of 1B Conor Jackson from Triple-A Tucson.

METS: Signed P Jonathon Niese, P Will Jostock and IF Matt Anderson.

NATIONALS: Assigned OF Kenny Kelly outright to Triple-A New Orleans. Announced 1B Wil Cordero has cleared waivers and is free agent. Designated OF Kenny Kelly for assignment.

ORIOLES: Recalled OF David Newhan. Placed OF Eli Marrero on 15-day DL with sprained thumb.

RED SOX: Placed OF Trot Nixon on 15-day DL with left oblique strain. Recalled P Lenny DiNardo from Triple-A Pawtucket. Claimed P Luis Mendoza off waivers from Padres and assigned him to Single-A Wilmington.

TIGERS: Activated 2B Placido Polanco. Optioned OF Curtis Granderson to Triple-A Toledo.

YANKEES: Signed P Hideo Nomo to minor league contract.


SUNS: Traded C Jake Voskuhl to Bobcats for conditional second-round draft pick.


OUTBACK BOWL: Extended agreement with Southeastern Conference and ESPN through 2010 game.

GOUCHER: Named Brian Fortman associate men's soccer coach, Samantha Seyfferth assistant volleyball coach and James Wich assistant cross country coach.

HOUSTON BAPTIST: Named Todd Buchanan women's basketball coach.

MARYLAND: Announced resignation of softball coach Gina Lamandre.

NORTHERN IOWA: Signed football coach Mark Farley to contract extension through 2009.

TOWSON: Announced retirement of AD Dr. Wayne Edwards, effective June 2006.

VALPARAISO: Named Stacy Adams football coach.


BENGALS: Signed WR Tab Perry to three-year contract.

BRONCOS: Signed CB Karl Paymah. Waived WR Grant Mattos.

BUCCANEERS: Signed LB Barrett Ruud. Released CB Ukee Dozier, RB Johnathan Reese and DT Keith Wright.

CHARGERS: Signed RB Lydell Ross to two-year contract. Released DT Lui Fuga and TE Cody McCarty.

CHIEFS: Signed P Dustin Colquitt, CB Alphonso Hodge and QB James Kilian.

COLTS: Signed CB Kelvin Hayden to four-year contract. Signed C Rob Hunt, LB Tyjaun Hagler and RB Anthony Davis.

DOLPHINS: Signed LB Jason Glenn.

EAGLES: Agreed to terms with WR Reggie Brown.

JETS: Signed CB-KR Justin Miller.

PANTHERS: Agreed to terms with DL Atiyyah Ellison.

PATRIOTS: Released WR Michael McGrew.

RAIDERS: Signed CB Stanford Routt and LB Kirk Morrison.

RAMS: Signed S Oshiomogho Atogwe to three-year contract. Signed P Reggie Hodges, WR Dante Ridgeway and K Remy Hamilton. Released G Scott Tercero, TE Nick Burley and DT Matt McChesney.

REDSKINS: Traded WR Rod Gardner to Panthers. Signed EB Manuel White Jr. Fined $45,000 by NFL for violating practice squad rules in 2004.

SAINTS: Agreed to terms with LB Alfred Fincher on three-year contract.

SEAHAWKS: Signed RB Shaun Alexander to one-year contract. Signed QB David Greene, LB LeRoy Hill, T Ray Willis and FB Tony Jackson.

STEELERS: Signed TE Heath Miller. Agreed to terms with TB Noah Herron on three-year contract.


FLYERS: Signed F Jeff Carter and F Michael Richards to three-year contracts.

LIGHTNING: Signed G Gerald Coleman.

PANTHERS: Traded LW Darcy Hordichuk to Nashville for fourth-round pick in 2005 draft.

PENGUINS: Signed F Daniel Carcillo, F Stephen Dixon, F Jonathan Filewich and D Paul Bissonnette.

RANGERS: Agreed to terms with G Al Montoya on three-year contract. Signed F Rich Kozak.

SENATORS: Exercised one-year option on G Dominik Hasek.

STARS: Exercised one-year option on LW Jaroslav Svoboda.

THRASHERS: Agreed to terms with D Jim Sharrow and F Guillaume Desbiens.

HERSHEY BEARS (AHL): Named Bob Woods assistant coach.

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