For The Record

TRANSACTIONS

August 10, 2002

Moves

Baseball

ASTROS: Agreed to one-year contract extension with IF Jose Vizcaino worth $2.0 million.

BRAVES: Named Dayton Moore director of player personnel.

BREWERS: Announced that former Oriole IF Manny Alexander signed with Triple-A Indianapolis.

CUBS: Placed former Orioles IF Delino DeShields on waivers for purpose of giving him his unconditional release. Purchased contract of P Will Cunnane from Triple-A Iowa.

ORIOLES: Placed P Sidney Ponson on 15-day DL with right shoulder tendinitis. Activated P Jason Johnson.

MARINERS: Placed IF Luis Urguetto on 15-day DL, retroactive to Aug. 8, with sprained left wrist. Activated IF Jose Offerman.

METS: Announced OF Mark Little has cleared waivers and been assigned outright to Triple-A Norfolk.

REDS: Activated IF Sean Casey from 15-day DL. Optioned OF Brady Clark to Triple-A Louisville.

Basketball

CELTICS: Re-signed F Walter McCarty.

KINGS: Signed Corsley Edwards, second-round draft pick.

MAGIC: Signed F Ryan Humphrey, first-round draft pick.

SHOCK (WNBA): Activated C Jill Chapman. Placed G Stacy Clinesmith on IL.

Colleges

INDEPENDENT FOOTBALL ALLIANCE: Added Oklahoma Panhandle State.

HOLIDAY BOWL: Announced four-year exclusive partnership with Pacific Life Insurance Company.

CALIFORNIA, PA.: Named Ray Kuhles men's and women's track and field and cross country coach.

COLORADO: Signed football coach Gary Barnett to five-year contract extension.

FLORIDA ATLANTIC: Named Omar Cooper men's assistant basketball coach.

MARYLAND: Named former Terps OF Michelle Burrell assistant softball coach.

TEXAS-PAN AMERICAN: Named Carol Russell women's basketball coach.

UMES: Announced that junior basketball G Tee Trotter was named to The National Dean's List, award given to one-half of 1 percent of all college students.

Football

BEARS: Signed DT Reggie Grimes to two-year contract.

DOLPHINS: Waived K Vitaly Pisetsky.

PACKERS: Re-signed P-PK Louie Aguiar. Waived OT Kevin Jordan.

Hockey

BLUES: Signed free-agent D Aris Brimanis.

CANADIENS: Re-signed C Doug Gilmour.

FLAMES: Re-signed C Steve Begin.

HURRICANES: Signed F Mike Watt.

SHARKS: Signed restricted free-agent D Marcus Ragnarsson to contract worth $2.3 million.

THRASHERS: Agreed to terms with restricted free-agent F Mark Hartigan.

Soccer

U.S. SOCCER FEDERATION: Announced that Bob Contiguglia was re-elected as president to second four-year term.

BRAZIL: Luiz Felipe Scolari resigned as coach of national team.

Soccer

MLS standings

Eastern Conference

W L T Pts GF GA

N.Y./N.J. 9 10 2 29 35 34

Chicago 8 8 4 28 30 25

Columbus 8 9 4 28 30 33

New Eng. 7 12 1 22 35 42

D.C. 6 11 3 21 19 27

Western Conference

W L T Pts GF GA

San Jose 12 7 2 38 34 20

Dallas 8 5 7 31 28 27

K. C. 8 6 7 31 31 30

L. A. 9 7 3 30 27 26

Colorado 9 9 3 30 31 36

Note: 3 points for win, 1 for tie.

Today's games

Chicago at Dallas, 4 p.m. K.C. at D.C. United, 7:30 p.m. Columbus at Colorado, 9 p.m. New England at L.A., 10 p.m.

WUSA standings

W L T Pts GF GA

x-Carolina 12 5 3 39 39 29

x-Phila. 11 3 6 39 36 20

x-Wash. 10 5 5 35 36 27

Atlanta 10 8 1 31 30 26

San Jose 8 7 5 29 34 29

Boston 5 8 7 22 35 35

San Diego 5 11 4 19 27 41

New York 3 16 1 10 29 58

Note: 3 points for win, 1 for tie. x-clinched playoff berth

Today's games

Philadelphia at Atlanta, 4 p.m. Washington at New York, 7 p.m. San Jose at Boston, 7 p.m.

Tomorrow's game

Carolina at San Diego, 8 p.m. End of regular season Lacrosse

MLL standings

Nationals Division

W L Pct. GF GA

x-Bayhawks 9 4 .692 192 155

N.J. 6 5 .545 153 159

Rochester 5 7 .417 141 148

Americans Division

W L Pct. GF GA

x-L. Island 8 3 .727 183 149

Boston 5 7 .417 183 194

Bridgeport 3 10 .231 170 217 x-clinched division title y-clinched playoff berth

Yesterday's result

Boston 17, Bridgeport 15

Today's games

N.J. at Long Island, 7:30 p.m. Boston at Rochester, 7:35 p.m.

Auto racing

NASCAR

Lineup

Sirius Satellite Radio

At Watkins Glen, N.Y. Lap length: 2.45 miles 1. (28) R. Rudd, Ford, 122.696 mph.

2. (15) M. Waltrip, Chevy, 122.635.

3. (20) T. Stewart, Pontiac, 122.485.

4. (9) B. Elliott, Dodge, 122.425.

5. (12) R. Newman, Ford, 122.401.

6. (29) K. Harvick, Chevy, 122.308.

7. (31) R. Gordon, Chevy, 122.249.

8. (17) M. Kenseth, Ford, 122.140.

9. (97) K. Busch, Ford, 122.066.

10. (2) R. Wallace, Ford, 121.988.

11. (55) B. Hamilton, Chevy, 121.965.

12. (48) J. Johnson, Chevy, 121.943.

13. (26) T. Bodine, Ford, 121.897.

14. (14) P. Jones, Pontiac, 121.766.

15. (6) M. Martin, Ford, 121.731.

16. (30) J. Green, Chevy, 121.633.

17. (88) D. Jarrett, Ford, 121.617.

18. (22) W. Burton, Dodge, 121.469.

19. (41) S. Pruett, Dodge, 121.468.

20. (77) D. Blaney, Ford, 121.397.

21. (8) D. Ernhrdt Jr, Chevy, 121.391.

22. (4) M. Skinner, Chevy, 121.381.

23. (24) J. Gordon, Chevy, 121.259.

24. (18) B. Labonte, Pontiac, 121.047.

25. (99) J. Burton, Ford, 120.973.

26. (7) C. Atwood, Dodge, 120.910.

27. (43) J. Andretti, Dodge, 120.860.

28. (40) S. Marlin, Dodge, 120.850.

29. (67) B. Said, Ford, 120.840.

30. (19) J. Mayfield, Dodge, 120.838.

31. (11) B. Bodine, Ford, 120.766.

32. (21) E. Sadler, Ford, 120.724.

33. (25) J. Nemechek, Chevy, 120.660.

34. (45) K. Petty, Dodge, 120.576.

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