February 17, 2005


NATIONALS: Signed P John Patterson and P Joe Horgan to one-year contracts.

RANGERS: Agreed with 1B Adrian Gonzalez, C Gerald Laird, OF Ramon Nivar, P Erasmo Ramirez, P Nick Masset, P Josh Rupe and P Ryan Wing on one year contracts.

TIGERS: Agreed with P Kenny Baugh, P Franklyn German, P Preston Larrison, P Steve Colyer and OF DeWayne Wise on one-year contracts. Sent Wise outright to Triple-A Toledo.

YANKEES: Agreed with IF Rey Sanchez on one-year contract.


BULLS: Activated F-C Antonio Davis from injured list. Placed C Jared Reiner on injured list.

CELTICS: Activated F Al Jefferson from injured list. Placed F Justin Reed on injured list with right infrapetella tendinitis.

COMETS (WNBA): Signed free-agent C-F Tari Phillips, who had been with Liberty.

FEVER (WNBA): Re-signed C Kelly Schumacher.


INDIANA: Announced that senior G Donald Perry has left men's basketball team.

MEMPHIS: Announced that G Tank Beavers is taking leave of absence from men's basketball team.

MISSISSIPPI: Named Chris Rippon special teams coordinator and defensive backs coach.

STETSON: Signed men's basketball coach Derek Waugh to three-year contract extension.

WESTERN CAROLINA: Announced that junior G Corey Muirhead has been granted an indefinite leave of absence from men's basketball team.


BEARS: Named Don Johnson defensive line coach.

BILLS: Announced that they will release QB Drew Bledsoe.

COWBOYS: Named Anthony Lynn running backs coach.

GIANTS: Named Bill Sheridan linebackers coach.

SEAHAWKS: Signed OT Walter Jones to seven-year contract.

High schools

ARCHBISHOP CURLEY: OL/DL Steve Getz has committed to play football at Lackawanna (Pa.) Junior College.


NHL: Announced cancellation of 2004-05 season.

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