GIANTS: Acquired CF Randy Winn from Mariners for C Yorvit Torrealba and P Jesse Foppert.
METS: Signed IF Wil Cordero to minor league contract; assigned him to Triple-A Norfolk.
RED SOX: Activated OF Gabe Kapler from 15-day DL. Designated OF Adam Hyzdu for assignment. Acquired OF Jose Cruz from Diamondbacks for IF Kenny Perez and P Kyle Bono.
ROCKIES: Placed 1B Todd Helton on 15-day DL with strained left calf muscle. Recalled former Orioles IF Eddy Garabito from Triple-A Colorado Springs. Purchased contract of IF Omar Quintanilla from Colorado Springs. Designated IF Anderson Machado and IF Desi Relaford for assignment. Activated P Aaron Cook from 60-day DL.
YANKEES: Activated P Shawn Chacon. Signed P Alan Embree to one-year contract. Designated P Alex Graman and former Orioles P Buddy Groom for assignment.
SHOCK (WNBA): Acquired G Katie Smith and a 2006 second-round draft pick from Lynx for G Chandi Jones, F Stacey Thomas and 2006 first-round draft pick.
BENGALS: Signed T Reese Hicks to two-year contract. Signed C Eric Ghiaciuc to four-year contract.
BILLS: Placed CB Kevin Thomas on physically unable to perform list.
CARDINALS: Signed CB Eric Green to three-year contract. Signed DT Devone Claybrooks. Released DT Wendell Bryant.
49ERS: Waived G Khiawatha Downey.
JETS: Signed RB Terry Butler.
PACKERS: Signed QB Aaron Rodgers, 24th pick overall.
REDSKINS: Released LB Mike Barrow and S Andre Lott.
SAINTS: Signed CB Mike McKenzie to three-year contract extension.
TEXANS: Signed DE Travis Johnson, 16th pick overall.
HURRICANES: Traded F Jeff O'Neill to Maple Leafs for conditional 2006 draft pick.
KINGS: Signed LW Ryan Flinn to one-year contract.
LIGHTNING: Re-signed LW Ruslan Fedotenko to one-year contract.
THRASHERS: Acquired D Shane Hnidy from Predators for 2006 fourth-round draft pick.
WILD: Acquired C Todd White from Senators for fourth-round pick in 2005.