MARLINS: Placed 1B Carlos Delgado on 15-day DL, retroactive to July 28, with sore left hand. Recalled P Randy Messenger from Triple-A Albuquerque.
METS: Optioned P Kaz Ishii to Triple-A Norfolk. Recalled P Jae Seo from Norfolk.
RANGERS: Placed OF Richard Hidalgo on 15-day DL, with left wrist injury. Recalled IF Marshall McDougall from Triple-A Oklahoma.
ROYALS: Optioned 2B Ruben Gotay and P Leo Nunez to Double-A Wichita and P Kyle Snyder to Triple-A Omaha. Released C Alberto Castillo. Purchased contract of IF Denny Hocking from Omaha. Recalled C Paul Phillips and P Mike Wood from Omaha and P Jonah Bayliss from Wichita.
BUCCANEERS: Signed T Jeff Hatch.
CHIEFS: Signed TE Mike Kallfelz to one-year contract.
EAGLES: Signed WR Chris Samp.
RAIDERS: Announced retirement of QB Rich Gannon.
RAMS: Signed DT John Parella and OT Matt Willig to one-year contracts.
RAVENS: Agreed with WR Mark Clayton, 22nd overall pick, on five-year contract.
TEXANS: Signed RB Domanick Davis to contract extension.
HURRICANES: Agreed with LW Ray Whitney, who had been with Red Wings, on two-year contract.
PREDATORS: Signed C Scott Nichol, who had been with Blackhawks.
STARS: Signed D Stephane Robidas, who had been with Blackhawks, to two-year contract.