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Alex Martins

TRANSACTIONS

Moves

Baseball

ORIOLES: Signed P Brandon Erbe (McDonogh), third-round draft choice, and OF Kieron Pope, fourth-round pick; assigned them to Rookie-level Bluefield.

RANGERS: Recalled C Gerald Laird from Triple-A Oklahoma. Optioned IF Marshall McDougall to Oklahoma.

LONG ISLAND (INDEPENDENT): Released P John Rocker.

RIPKEN BASEBALL GROUP: Acquired Augusta GreenJackets of Single-A South Atlantic League from HWS Baseball Group.

Basketball

BOBCATS: Exercised 2007-08 option on F Emeka Okafor. Made qualifying offers to F Gerald Wallace, G Keith Bogans, G Matt Carroll and G Jason Kapono.

BUCKS: Made qualifying offers to C Dan Gadzuric and F-C Zaza...

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