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For The Record

March 14, 2007

Moves

Baseball

ANGELS -- Reassigned IF Casey Smith to minor league camp.

BLUE JAYS -- Optioned C Robinzon Diaz to Double-A New Hampshire.

BRAVES -- Assigned P Joey Devine to Triple-A Richmond. Assigned C Clint Sammons, P Kevin Barry and P Matt Harrison to minor league camp.

DEVIL RAYS -- Optioned P Jeff Niemann and P Mitch Talbot to Triple-A Durham. Reassigned IF Evan Longoria, P Steve Andrade, P Tony Peguero, P Andy Sonnanstine, C Josh Arhart, IF Reid Brignac, OF Jason Grabowski and OF Fernando Perez to minor league camp.

MARINERS -- Reassigned P Jim Parque to Triple-A Tacoma.

METS -- Released P Alay Soler.

RANGERS -- Optioned P Armando Galarraga, P Edinson Volquez and P Daniel Haigwood to Triple-A Oklahoma City. Reassigned P Thomas Diamond, P Eric Hurley, P Jose Vargas and P Scott Rice to minor league camp.

RED SOX -- Returned P Nick DeBarr to Devil Rays.

TWINS -- Optioned P Errol Simonitsch to Triple-A Rochester and P Jose Mijares to Double-A New Britain.

Basketball

NBA -- Fined Bobcats guard Brevin Knight $25,000 for verbal abuse of a game official and failing to leave the court in a timely manner during game Saturday.

BOBCATS -- Announced that Bernie Bickerstaff will not return as coach next season, but he will be invited to stay with organization.

TIMBERWOLVES -- Waived F Eddie Griffin.

Colleges

BOWLING GREEN -- Announced resignation of men's basketball coach Dan Dakich.

CENTRAL MICHIGAN -- Announced that contract of women's basketball coach Eileen Kleinfelter will not be renewed.

CHICAGO STATE -- Fired men's basketball coach Kevin Jones.

CINCINNATI -- Announced retirement of women's basketball coach Laurie Pirtle.

DUKE -- Named Peter Vaas offensive coordinator.

INDIANA -- Signed AD Rick Greenspan to contract extension through June 2013.

KANSAS STATE -- Named Greg Burns defensive backs coach.

MISSOURI-KANSAS CITY -- Fired men's basketball coach Rich Zvosec.

SOUTHERN UTAH -- Named Roger Reid men's basketball coach.

SYRACUSE -- Suspended sophomore M Pat Perritt and junior M John Carrozza indefinitely from men's lacrosse team for violations of athletic department team policy.

UC-RIVERSIDE -- Men's basketball coach David Spencer resigned, citing health reasons.

WESTERN MICHIGAN -- Named Bill Miller defensive coordinator, Peter McCarty defensive line coach and Bob Stanley offensive line coach.

Football

BILLS -- Re-signed CB Kiwaukee Thomas.

BRONCOS -- Re-signed DE Kenny Peterson.

BROWNS -- Named Bob Kain vice chairman.

BUCCANEERS -- Signed CB Sammy Davis, DT Lance Legree, DT Kenny Smith and WR Levon Thomas.

JETS -- Named Mike Jones assistant strength and conditioning coach, Ben Kotwica quality control-special teams and defense, Mike Bloomgren quality control-offense and Brian Smith quality control-offense.

LIONS -- Signed CB Travis Fisher to one-year contract.

PACKERS -- Signed CB Frank Walker to one-year contract.

PATRIOTS -- Signed WR Kelley Washington, who had been with Bengals.

SAINTS -- Signed S Kevin Kaesviharn, who had been with Bengals, to four-year contract. Named Joe Lombardi offensive assistant coach.

SEAHWKS -- Signed TE Marcus Pollard to one-year contract. Re-signed OL Floyd Womack to one-year contract.

TITANS -- Agreed to a three-year contract with CB Nick Harper.

Soccer

UNITED (MLS) -- Obtained M KiKi Willis.

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