WEEKEND TRANSACTIONS



WEEKEND TRANSACTIONS
BASEBALL
American League
ANAHEIM ANGELS--Acquired INF Wilson Delgado from St. Louis for cash and assigned him to Salt Lake of the PCL.
CHICAGO WHITE SOX--Optioned LHP Neal Cotts to Birmingham of the Southern League.
OAKLAND ATHLETICS--Recalled SS Bobby Crosby from Sacramento of the PCL. Optioned RHP Mike Wood to Midland of the Texas League. Signed RHP Steve Sparks to a minor league contract and assigned him to Midland.
TEXAS RANGERS--Purchased the contract of RHP Mickey Callaway from Oklahoma of the PCL. Optioned RHP Rosman Garcia to Oklahoma.
National League
ATLANTA BRAVES--Recalled C Johnny Estrada and INF Jesse Garcia from Richmond of the IL. Claimed RHP Jaret Wright off waivers from San Diego. Designated RHP Joe Dawley for assignment. Optioned RHP Horacio Ramirez and 1B Mike Hessman to Richmond. Purchased the contract of OF Damon Hollins from Richmond and placed him on the 15-day disabled list.
CHICAGO CUBS--Recalled RHP Todd Wellemeyer from Iowa of the IL. Optioned RHP Todd Wellemeyer and RHP Jon Leicester to Iowa.
CINCINNATI REDS--Traded C Kelly Stinnett to Philadelphia for a player to be named.
HOUSTON ASTROS--Recalled INF Eric Bruntlett from New Orleans of the PCL. Optioned RHP Jared Fernandez to Round Rock of the Texas League.
PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES--Activated RHP Mike Williams from the bereavement list. Designated INF Tyler Houston for assignment. Recalled INF Nick Punto from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre of the IL. Optioned RHP Geoff Geary to Clearwater of the Florida State League. Optioned RHP Brandon Duckworth to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS--Activated 2B Fernando Vina and RHP Russ Springer from the 15-day disabled list. Optioned RHP Garrett Stephenson and RHP Dan Haren to Palm Beach of the Florida State League.
SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS--Activated OF Barry Bonds from the bereavement list. Placed RHP Dustin Hermanson on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to Aug. 24.
FOOTBALL
National Football League
NFL--Suspended Atlanta LB Keith Newman four games for violating the NFL's policy on anabolic steroids and related substances.
ARIZONA CARDINALS--Signed CB Emmanuel McDaniel. Placed S Michael Stone and DT Talifaia Atoe on injured reserve, OL Raleigh Roundtree on the reserve/suspended list. Released LB Charles Burton, LB Tony Gilbert, TE Lorenzo Diamond, K Tim Duncan, C Steve Grace, DE Alton Moore, CB Rhett Nelson, WR Nathan Poole, RB Travis Prentice, FB Joshua Rue and G Tony Wragge.
ATLANTA FALCONS--Released C Kevin Dogins, DE Ronald Flemons, DE Reggie Grimes, T Robert Hicks, WR MarTay Jenkins, G Michael Moore, RB Jeff Chaney, LB James Cotton, T Dwayne Morgan, LB Tony Ortiz, QB David Jason Waters, S Waine Bacon, WR Jon Olinger, DE Raymond House and LB Recardo Wimbush.
BALTIMORE RAVENS--Placed WR Randy Hymes on injured reserve. Released DE Riddick Parker and LB Johnny Rutledge. Waived DT Nate Bolling, RB Ryan Brewer, LB Chris Brown, WR Todd Devoe, P Derrick Frost, TE Lamar Hill, CB Arabin Justin, WR Marc Lester, WR Chisom Opera, OT Lawrence Smith and TE Mike Solwold.
BUFFALO BILLS--Traded RB Olandis Gary to Detroit for an undisclosed draft pick. Released DE Marcus Jones, DE Grant Irons, WR Rodney Wright, DB Scott Turner, RB Ken Simonton and QB Jason Johnson. Placed QB Travis Brown on injured reserve.
CAROLINA PANTHERS--Terminated the contracts of RB Michael Bates and G Derrick Fletcher. Waived LB Kole Ayi, RB Dee Brown, DT Tony Brown, LB Vinny Ciurciu, S Deke Cooper, WR Henry Douglas, K Shayne Graham, WR Marco Martos, TE Kirk McMullen, DE Arnold Miller, G Tommy Moody, CB Chris Pointer, DT Darian Tate and C Louis Williams. Placed S Damien Richardson and FB Casey Moore on injured reserve.
CHICAGO BEARS--Placed G Rex Tucker on injured reserve. Waived LB Mike Caldwell, CB Roosevelt Williams, G Shane Grice, FB Jason McKie, DE Bobby Setzer, G Bryan Anderson and DB Jason Goss. Placed TE Robert Johnson on the reserve non-football injury list.
CINCINNATI BENGALS--Released DE Reinard Wilson, P Travis D Lamont Thompson, TE Sean Brewer, LB Steve Foley, WR Danny Farmer, LB Armegis Spearman and C Thatcher Szalay. Waived DE J'Waren Blair, RB Ray Jackson, OT Belton Johnson, DT Langston Moore and WR Kevin Walter.
CLEVELAND BROWNS--Placed OT Ross Verba on injured reserve. Placed RB Lee Suggs on the reserve-non football injury list. Placed WR Frisman Jackson on the reserve physically-unable-to-perform list. Released RB Billy Blanchard, LB Howard Clark, TE Keith Heinrich, LB Jeremy Loyd, Qasim Mitchell, TE Chad Mustard, DB Kalvin Pearson, DL Thomas Pittman, OL Ray Redziniak, DL Cedric Scott, DB Ricky Sharpe, WR Marc Soumah, K Jay Taylor and LB Mason Unck.
DENVER BRONCOS--Waived QB Jarious Jackson, OT Ed Ellis, G Heath Irwin, WR Charlie Adams, WR Herb Haygood, WR Nate Jackson, WR Frank Rice, CB Jermaine Chatman, DE Devon Finn, DE Aaron Hunt, LB Louis Green, G Tyler Lenda, G Chris Watton, FB Marlion Jackson, RB Cecil Sapp and QB Nick Rolovich. Placed DE Clint Mitchell on injured reserve.
GREEN BAY PACKERS--Released TE-LB Tony Donald. Waived OT Jerry Wisne. Waived OT Reggie Coleman from injured reserve.
JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS--Released FB Dan Alexander, DE Marco Coleman, DT Chris Combs, WR Donald Hayes, OL Drew Inzer and Daryl Terrell, TE Matt Cercone, S Abdual Howard, CB Willie Miles, CB Jason Olford and CB Ike Charlton, RB Elvis Joseph, RB David Allen, CB Chris Brown, QB Quinn Gray, LB Curtis Randall, WR Jimmy Redmond and C Brett Romberg.
MIAMI DOLPHINS--Waived RB Robert Edwards. Placed WR Oronde Gadsden on injured reserve.
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS--Released RB Patrick Pass, WR Dedric Ward, WR Thabiti Davis, OL Russ Hochstein, OL Matt Knutson, OL Jamil Soriano, NT Ethan Kelley, S Shawn Mayer, CB Leonard Myers and LB Maugaula Tuitele. Placed RB Michael Cloud on the reserve-suspended list. Waived-injured C Bill Conaty.
NEW ORLEANS SAINTS--Placed S Mel Mitchel on injured reserve. Released RB Ki-Jana Carter, TE David Sloan, DL Kendrick Allen, WR Talman Gardner, FB Jeremy Allen, G Peter Heyer, WR Kareem Kelly, G Scot Osborne, G Melvin Paige, DE John Schlecht, CB B.J. Tucker, C Terence Wagner, DE Greg White, QB Tory Woodbury and OT Scott Sanderson. Waived-injured DT Jovon Bush and QB Chris Finlen.
NEW YORK GIANTS--Placed K Mike Hollis and LS Ryan Kuehl on injured reserve. Placed WR Ron Dixon on the reserve physically-unable-to-perform list. Waived FB Charles Stackhouse, TE Darnell Dinkins, DE Frank Ferrara, WR Daryl Jones, G Tam Hopkins, C Omar Smith, S Clarence LeBlanc, LB Josh Hotchkiss, P Steve Cheek, S Calvin Spears and DE Radell Lockhart. Released OT Barrett Brooks.
NEW YORK JETS--Released QB Marquel Blackwell, QB Todd Husak, RB Raymonn Adams, CB Troy Grant, WR Phil McGeoghan, WR Carlos Rosado, S Ralph Parent, DT Salem Simon, OT Chris Smith and OT Michael Thompson. Signed DB Jacoby Shepherd. Waived LB Kelvin Moses, S Wes Bautovich, LB Mark Brown, RB Little John Flowers, RB Johnathan Reese, G Brandon Moore, WR Cecil Moore, TE Gabe Reid and DE Ryan Wingrove. Waived-injured CB Andrew Davison.
OAKLAND RAIDERS--Waived RB Madre Hill, DT Junior Ioane, LB Tim Johnson, WR Marcus Knight, CB Tony Lukins, FB Cecil Martin, S Keyon Nash, TE David Newman, LB Shurron Pierson, WR Willie Quinnie, G Dustin Rykert and T Joe Wong. Traded DE Kenyon Coleman to Dallas for an undisclosed draft choice.
PHILADELPHIA EAGLES--Traded WR Freddie Milons to Pittsburgh for a conditional draft choice. Released P Lee Johnson, QB Tim Hasselbeck, S Norman LeJeune, C Scott Peters, CB Daryon Brutley, S Rashard Cook, TE Kori Dickerson, RB Chris Downs, DE Ron Johnson, DE Ivory McCoy, FB Corey McIntyre, FB Josh Parry, OT Dante Ellington, OT Jamaal Jackson, WR Sean Scott, LB Jason Short and DT Jeremy Slechta.
PITTSBURGH STEELERS--Released OL Josh Burr, OL Jimond Pugh, OL Calvin Collins, OL Mike Cook, DE Jabari Issa, WR Brian Robinson, LB Terrence Robinson and DB Erik Totten.
SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS--Waived TE Gabriel Crecion, P Jeff Crowell, G Alonzo Cunningham, T Jerome Davis, QB Brandon Doman, DB Joselio Hanson, DT Charles Hill, FB Jasen Isom, WR James Jordan, LB Masafumi Kawaguchi, S John Keith, C Rob Murphy, DT John Nix, CB Antuan Simmons, FB Matt Stanley and LB Ray Wells. Waived LB Cornelius Anthony, G Craig Osika and RB Paul Smith. Terminated the contract of DT Jim Flanigan.
ST. LOUIS RAMS--Released WR Troy Edwards, S Kim Herring, OG Travis Scott, S Nick Sorensen, WR Michael Coleman, OL Curry Dawson and RB Joffrey Reynolds. Waived-injured RB J.R. Niklos and WR Desmond Kitchings. Signed CB Fred Weary. Acquired S Rich Coady from Indianapolis for an undisclosed 2004 draft pick.
TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS--Waived-injured TE Rickey Dudley. Released RB Travis Stephens, DT DeVone Claybrooks, DE Corey Smith, LB Justin Smith, WR Fabian Davis and WR Charles Lee. Placed QB Jim Miller on the reserve physically-unable-to-perform list.
TENNESSEE TITANS--Released QB Neil O'Donnell, FB Greg Comella, DT Kevin Aldridge, DT Cedric Harden, RB John Simon and CB Rober' Freeman. Waived-injured S Jesse Sowells and WR Bryan Peterson.
WASHINGTON REDSKINS--Released QB Danny Wuerffel, QB Gibran Hamdan, RB Kenny Watson, DL Jonathan Brown, DL Andre Arnold, DL Mike Cecere, DB Larry Austin, DB Fred Booker, DB Jordan Younger, RB Robert Gillespie, OL Akil Smith, OL Brad Bedell, OL Pita Elisara, OL Brad Bedell, DT Delbert Cowsette, DL Bernard Jackson, TE Kevin Ware, WR Patrick Woodcock, DB Ricot Joseph and LB Clifton Smith. Placed LB Chris Clemons on injured reserve.
COLLEGE
WINGATE--Named Andre Gray men's assistant basketball coach.

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