September 05, 2002


Auto racing

ROUSH RACING FORD: Named Paul Andrews crew chief for Jeff Burton.


ANGELS: Agreed to terms with broadcaster Rex Hudler, a former Oriole, on multi-year contract.

ATHLETICS: Recalled P Aaron Harang, P Mike Venafro and IF Frank Menechino from Triple-A Sacramento. Selected contracts of C Jason Grabowski, C Cody McKay and IF Jose Flores from Sacramento.

CUBS: Purchased the contract of IF Kevin Orie from Triple-A Iowa.

DIAMONDBACKS: Acquired contract of OF Felix Jose from Triple-A Tucson.

INDIANS: Placed P Jake Westbrook on 15-day DL, retroactive to last Thursday.

MARINERS: Called up OF Scott Podsednik and C Pat Borders from Triple-A Tacoma. Designated P Justin Kaye for assignment. Recalled OF Kenny Kelly from Tacoma and placed him on 60-day DL.

METS: Designated IF Oscar Salazar for assignment.

PADRES: Released P Bobby J. Jones and OF Trenidad Hubbard. Purchased contract of P Jason Shiell from Triple-A Portland.

REDS: Activated P John Riedling.

TIGERS: Extended playoff development contract with Single-A West Michigan four years through 2006 season. Extended working agreement with Double-A Erie and Single-A Oneonta two years through 2004 season.


CLIPPERS: Agreed to terms with F Melvin Ely, first-round draft pick, on three-year contract with club option.


GOUCHER: Named Sara Fuller assistant field hockey coach and Krista Schultz assistant cross country coach.

MARIST: Announced that F Will McClurkin has transferred from UMBC.

McDANIEL: Announced that WR Joe Ellis (Oakland Mills), DL Jesse Hudson and LB Matt Wilchinski are senior captains and French Pope is junior captain for football team.

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS: Signed basketball coach Bruce Weber contract extension through 2005-06 season.

WEST VIRGINIA: Announced G Tim Lyles and G Lionel Armstead have been indefinitely suspended from basketball team for unspecified violation of team rules.


BENGALS: Agreed to two-year contract extension through 2004 with LB Canute Curtis.

BILLS: Signed LB Dominique Stevenson to practice squad.

BRONCOS: Waived WR Charlie Adams from practice squad. Signed C Jason Scukanec to practice squad.

BROWNS: Signed DB Michael Jameson, TE Alvin Morrow, DT Damian Gregory, DE DeAngelo Lloyd and DB James Lewis to practice squad.

BUCCANEERS: Signed WR Reggie Barlow to one-year contract. Released LB Jack Golden. Signed OL Dan Goodspeed, WR Onome Ojo, LB Justin Smith, S Dwayne Stukes and DE Greg White to practice squad.

PACKERS: Signed OT Darnell Alford and S Todd Franz to practice squad. Waived CB Erwin Swiney from practice squad.

PANTHERS: Signed DE Mike Rucker to five-year contract extension. Signed CB Terry Fair to one-year contract.

PATRIOTS: Signed LB Brandon Moore to practice squad.

RAVENS: Signed TE Brandon Christenson to practice squad. Hired Dennis Thurman as secondary assistant.


CANUCKS: Re-signed LW Steve Kariya. Acquired D Tomas Mojzis from Maple Leafs for RW Brad Leeb.

SABRES: Agreed to multi-year contract with restricted free-agent RW Maxim Afinogenov.

SHARKS: Re-signed C Mark Smith. Signed C Ryan Kraft D Jim Fahey and RW Willie Levesque.

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