ATHLETICS -- Claimed P Lenny DiNardo off waivers from Red Sox. Designated OF Hiram Bocachica for assignment. Sent OF Charles Thomas outright to Triple-A Sacramento.
DODGERS -- Agreed with OF Choo Freeman on minor league contract.
INDIANS -- Agreed with P Cliff Politte on minor league contract.
METS -- Designated IF Ruben Gotay for assignment.
NATIONALS -- Agreed with DH Dmitri Young and former Orioles 3B Tony Batista on minor league contracts.
ORIOLES -- Agreed with OF Corey Patterson on one-year contract. Named Dave Trembley bullpen coach.
RANGERS -- Agreed with IF Desi Relaford on minor league contract.
REDS -- Agreed with P Jared Burton on one-year contract and with former Orioles P Kerry Ligtenberg on minor league contract.
WHITE SOX -- Named Rick Hahn VP/assistant GM, David Wilder senior director of player personnel, Dan Fabian director of baseball operations, Alan Regier director of player development and Ed Cassin director of team travel.
ALABAMA-BIRMINGHAM -- Named Brian Mackin AD.
OREGON -- Named Pat Kilkenny AD.
NFL -- Named Ray Anderson executive VP of football operations.
BILLS -- Released WR Troy Bergeron.
CARDINALS -- Named Ron Aiken defensive line coach.
COLTS -- Signed WR Devin Aromashodu, C Albert Bimper, QB Josh Betts, DB Tanard Davis, FB Luke Lawton and OT Michael Toudouze from practice squad. Signed G Matt Ulrich, QB Mike McGann, WR Brian Hare, DT Tom Johnson and K Shane Andrus and allocated them to NFL Europe. Signed WR Kevin McMahan, RB Kenton Keith, G Sam Wilder, DE Jeff Charleston, LB Brandon Hoyte, DB Scott Ware and DB Trevis Coley as future free agents.
COWBOYS -- Named Ray Sherman receivers coach and John Garrett tight ends coach.
DOLPHINS -- Signed TE Aaron Halterman. Waived WR Chris Davis, S Jack Hunt and S Norman LeJeune.