For The Record


August 31, 2002



BLUE JAYS: Claimed P Jason Kershner off waivers from Padres.

BREWERS: Purchased contract of P Dave Pember from Double-A Huntsville.

CARDINALS: Designated former Orioles P Nerio Rodriguez for assignment.

INDIANS: Activated OF Milton Bradley. Optioned OF Coco Crisp to Triple-A Buffalo.

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

TIGERS: Acquired OF Gary Varner from Reds to complete trade that sent P Brian Moehler to Cincinnati; assigned him to Single-A West Michigan.

TWINS: Called up OF Mike Cuddyer from Triple-A Edmonton. Optioned P Juan Rincon to Triple-A Edmonton.

YANKEES: Optioned P Mike Thurman to Triple-A Columbus. Recalled OF Juan Rivera.


NBA: Suspended Suns G Stephon Marbury one game after he pleaded no contest to drunken driving.


EVANSVILLE: Announced that basketball G Andre Burton has transferred from Kankakee CC and that C Faruk Mujezinovic will not play in 2002-03 season because of injury.

GOUCHER: Named Jake Sauer assistant men's soccer coach and Ryan Pflugrad assistant women's soccer coach.

KENTUCKY: Dismissed C Jason Parker from basketball team for violating athletic department policy.

MARYLAND: Named Larry Leckonby senior associate AD for business & finance (chief financial officer).

MISSISSIPPI STATE: QB Kevin Fant was suspended by NCAA for today's game against No. 15 Oregon.

RUTGERS: Announced resignation of director of men's basketball operations Stan Nance.

STANFORD: Suspended QB Chris Lewis for game at Boston College next Saturday because of NCAA rules violation. Women's soccer coach Andy Nelson resigned amid witness accounts he shoved two players to ground.


U.S. ANTI-DOPING AGENCY: Announced that arbitration panel has ruled that cyclist Tammy Thomas is disqualified for life because she tested positive for anabolic agent norbolethone for second time.


BEARS: Moved S Damon Moore to physically-unable-to-perform list. Reached injury settlement with WR Nate Jacquet.

BROWNS: Waived WR Kwame Cavil.

CHIEFS: Signed TE Tony Gonzalez to one-year tender offer.

DOLPHINS: Waived WR Robert Baker, OT Anthony Cesario, LB Kevin Rollins and LB Scott Shields.

49ERS: Waived FB Jasen Isom, DT Cleveland Pinkney and C Ty Wise. Placed QB Cade McNown on IR.

GIANTS: Waived PK Matt Bryant, TE Taman Bryant, S Nate Coggins, OT Ryan Deterding, WR Derek Dorris, CB David Mitchell, DE Nick Myers, OT Andy Stensrud and HB Antonio Warren.

JETS: Agreed to seven-year contract extension with WR Wayne Chrebet.

PACKERS: Re-signed TE Bill Seymour. Waived WR Kerry Hood.

PATRIOTS: Released C Patrick Downey, DE Radell Lockhart, LB Ratcliff Thomas and S Chris Hayes.

RAVENS: Waived WR Kenyon Hambrick, WR Randy Hymes, WR Marc Lester, FB Marvin Brown, TE Jonathan Burrough, OL Jim Jones, OL Lawrence Smith, DT Omari Jordan, DT Salem Simon, DT Ben Williams, LB Rod Taylor and CB Reggie Waddell.

REDSKINS: Released DT Donovan Arp, C Dustin Keith, TE Ivan Mercer, DB Chandler Smith, CB Mark Washington and OL Melvin Paige.


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

New York vs. Los Angeles

Game 1: L.A. 71, New York 63 Today: at L.A., 3:30 p.m. *Tomorrow: at L.A., 3:30 p.m. Soccer

MLS schedule

Today's games

San Jose at D.C., 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.


Men's soccer

Maryland 8, Rhode Island 0 Kappa Kickoff Classic Mt. St. Mary's 2, Gardner-Webb 0 Hofstra 2, UMBC 1, OT

Women's soccer

Maryland 5, Fordham 0 Messiah 8, Salisbury 0 Towson 5, UMBC 1


Towson def. Manhattan, 30-19, 30-24, 26-30, 30-17 Towson def. Dickinson, 30-14, 30-20, 30-14 Dickinson def. Goucher, 30-27, 30-22, 30-16

High schools


Boys soccer

Lutheran 4, Mt. Carmel 2

Goals: L-Pohl 2, DiBasilio, Tarasco; MC-Liadakis 2. Assists: L-Miller, Tarasco; MC-Kremer 2. Saves: L-Richard 10; MC-Bury 25. Half: L, 2-1.

Fila Classic

(at McDonogh)

McDonogh 7, Bullis 0

Goals: M-McHugh 4, Petropauli 2, Beckman. Assists: M-Yi 3, Beckman, B.Lewis, Marchiano, Munson. Saves: M-Horwath 2, Borowitz; B-n/a. Half: M, 4-0.

Mt. St. Joseph 3, Penn Charter 0

Goals: M-Pilius 2, Dennis. Assists: M-Garman 2, Vogt. Saves: P-n/a; M-Aro 6, McClelland 1. Half: 0-0.



Spalding at Bowling Brook, 2

Boys soccer

Fila Classic at McDonogh-Curley vs. Bullis, 10; Old Mill vs. Penn Charter, noon; DeMatha vs. McDonogh, 2. Golf


Air Canada Championship

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