For The Record

TRANSACTIONS

August 29, 2002

Moves

Baseball

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Suspended Rockies P Kent Mercker four games and manager Clint Hurdle one game for their actions during Sunday's game against Mets. Suspended Mets P David Weathers three games and manager Bobby Valentine one game for their actions. Fined Mercker, Hurdle, Weathers, Valentine and Rockies P Denny Neagle (Arundel) undisclosed amounts for their actions.

ASTROS: Outrighted P Scott Linebrink to Triple-A New Orleans.

CARDINALS: Activated former Orioles P Garrett Stephenson from 60-day DL. Optioned former Orioles P Gabe Molina to Triple-A Memphis.

INDIANS: Announced retirement of IF Travis Fryman at end of season. Placed P Jason Phillips on 15-day DL. Recalled P Jaret Wright from Triple-A Buffalo.

PADRES: Claimed P Doug Nickle off waivers from Cardinals. Designated P Jason Kershner for assignment.

RANGERS: Transferred P Hideki Irabu from 15-day to 60-day DL.

REDS: Placed P Brian Moehler on 15-day DL. Recalled P Chris Reitsma from Double-A Chattanooga.

RED SOX: Optioned OF Benny Agbayani to Triple-A Pawtucket.

College

OREGON STATE: Named Bob De Carolis athletic director.

UNLV: Signed men's basketball coach Charlie Spoonhour to one-year extension.

WILLIAM & MARY: Announced that basketball G Tom McLaughlin has transferred from Princeton.

Football

BENGALS: Placed T Jamain Stephens on IR. Claimed CB LaVar Glover off waivers from Steelers.

BROWNS: Released FB Chris Floyd. Claimed FB R.J. Bowers off waivers from Steelers.

CHIEFS: Agreed on seven-year contract with DT Ryan Sims.

COLTS: Released DT Ellis Johnson and LB Todd DeLamielleure. Placed DB Raymond Walls on IR. Signed DB Markese Fitzgerald, DB Glenn Sumter and LB Justin Seaverns.

COWBOYS: Claimed C Jeff Grau off waivers from Redskins. Released LB Louis Mackey.

GIANTS: Released P Rodney Williams. Signed P Matt Allen.

JETS: Claimed QB Todd Husak off waivers from Broncos.

LIONS: Claimed LB Donte Curry off waivers from Redskins. Released DE Chris Glantzis

PACKERS: Activated OT Earl Dotson from physically-unable-to-perform/active list. Claimed WR Devin Lewis off waivers from Texans.

PANTHERS: Signed CB Emmanuel McDaniel. Waived CB Steve Israel.

PATRIOTS: Signed QB Tom Brady to contract extension.

Soccer

MLS standings

Eastern Conference

W L T Pts GF GA

Chicago 10 10 4 34 39 31

Columbus 10 10 4 34 38 37

N.Y./N.J. 10 11 2 32 37 37

New Eng. 9 14 1 28 41 48

D.C. 6 12 5 23 21 30

Western Conference

W L T Pts GF GA

x-San Jose 13 8 3 42 39 26

Dallas 11 6 7 40 36 32

L.A. 12 9 3 39 37 32

Colorado 11 11 3 36 37 44

K.C. 8 9 8 32 33 41

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

Yesterday's result

New England 3, Colorado 1

Saturday's games

San Jose at DC, 7:30 p.m. New Eng. at Columbus, 7:30 p.m. Chicago at Kansas City, 8 p.m. MetroStars at L.A., 10 p.m.

Sunday's game

Dallas at Colorado, 9 p.m.

Lacrosse

MLL playoffs

Championship

Sunday Long Island vs. Bayhawks at Columbus, Ohio, 4 p.m. Basketball

WNBA Finals(Best of three; *-if necessary)

New York vs. Los Angeles

Today: at N.Y., 7:30 p.m. Saturday: at L.A., 3:30 p.m. *Sunday: at L.A., 3:30 p.m.

Tennis

U.S. Open

Men's singles

First round Paradorn Srichaphan, Thailand, def. Prakash Amritraj, United States, 6-1, 6-3, 6-0. Sargis Sargsian, Armenia, def. David Nalbandian (16), Argentina, 6-1, 6-4, 6-4. Alexander Popp, Germany, def. Andreas Vinciguerra, Sweden, 7-6 (4), 7-6 (10), 6-2. Greg Rusedski (33), Britain, def. Alex Kim, United States, 6-1, 4-6, 7-6 (1), 6-3. Pete Sampras (17), United States, def. Albert Portas, Spain, 6-1, 6-4, 6-4. Fernando Gonzalez (28), Chile, def. Paul-Henri Mathieu, France, 2-6, 7-6 (1), 3-6, 6-4, 6-4.

Tim Henman (5), Britain, def. Tuomas Ketola, Finland, 6-1, 6-1, 6-1. Arnaud Clement, France, def. Stefan Koubek, Austria, 6-3, 4-6, 7-5, 6-3. Juan Ignacio Chela (26), Argentina, def. Felix Mantilla, Spain, 6-2, 7-6 (4), 6-2. Michael Llodra, France, def. Jose Acasuso, Argentina, 6-1, 6-2, 6-2. Kristian Pless, Denmark, def. Eric Taino, United States, 6-7 (5), 6-3, 6-2, 6-1. Kenneth Carlsen, Denmark, def. Flavio Saretta, Brazil, 7-6 (2), 4-6, 6-4, 5-7, 7-6 (4).

Karol Kucera, Slovakia, def. Radek Stepanek, Czech Republic, 6-7 (0), 6-4, 2-6, 6-2, 6-1. Tommy Haas (3), Germany, def. David Sanchez, Spain, 7-6 (1), 3-6, 3-6, 6-4, 7-5. Dick Norman, Belgium, def. Bohdan Ulihrach, Czech Republic, 4-6, 4-6, 6-4, 7-6 (5), 6-4. Sebastien Grosjean (10), France, def. Marc Rosset, Switzerland, 6-1, 3-6, 6-1, 6-4. Second round James Blake (25), United States, vs. Nikolay Davydenko, Russia, ppd., rain

Women's singles

Second round Stephanie Foretz, France, def. Angelique Widjaja, Indonesia, 7-5, 6-1. Elena Bovina, Russia, def. Jelena Dokic (5), Yugoslavia, 6-3, 6-2. Silvia Farina Elia (13), Italy, def. Els Callens, Belgium, 6-2, 6-2. Svetlana Kuznetsova, Russia, def. Janette Husarova, Slovakia, 2-6, 6-3, 6-2. Anastasia Myskina (15), Russia, def. Denisa Chladkova, Czech Republic, 3-6, 7-5, 6-1. Serena Williams (1), United States, def. Dinara Safina, Russia, 6-0, 6-1.

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