BREWERS -- Agreed to one-year contract with C Jason Kendall.
METS -- Acquired P Brian Stokes from Rays for cash.
PHILLIES -- Claimed P Shane Youman off waivers from Pirates.
REDS -- Agreed to four-year contract with P Francisco Cordero.
ROYALS -- Agreed to two-year contract with P Yasuhiko Yabuta. Announced IF Wes Bankston was claimed off waivers by Athletics. Assigned P Paul Mildren outright to Triple-A Omaha.
TWINS -- Traded P Matt Garza, SS Jason Bartlett and P Eduardo Morlan to Rays for OF Delmon Young, SS Brendan Harris and OF Jason Pridie. Agreed with P Brian Bass on one-year contract and with P R.A. Dickey and P Mariano Gomez on minor league contracts.
WHITE SOX -- Agreed with P Scott Linebrink. Waived IF Alex Cintron and OF Scott Podsednik.
LAKERS -- Assigned G Coby Karl to Los Angeles (D-League).
NUGGETS -- Waived G Mike Wilks.
ATLANTA (WNBA) -- Named Marynell Meadors coach.
NCAA -- Reinstated three years eligibility to Iowa State men's basketball G Lucca Staiger. Staiger will lose eligibility this season because he played professionally in Germany.
TOWSON -- Men's basketball team announced signing of G Troy Franklin (Mount Carmel). Baseball team announced signing of P Ben Winter (Centennial).
JETS -- Released FB Darian Barnes and CB Manny Collins.
BLUE JACKETS -- Placed C Jiri Novotny on IR.
FLYERS -- Signed D Braydon Coburn to extension.
D.C. UNITED -- Waived G Shawn Crowe, F Mira Mupier, F Brad North and M Kiki Willis.