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Date Transaction
9/30/03 Colorado Rockies
Announced that RHP Jose Jimenez and LHP Jesus Sanchez refused minor league outright assignments and became free agents.
  Kansas City Royals
Named Brian Poldberg bullpen coach.
9/29/03 Chicago White Sox
Dismissed manager Jerry Manuel and third base coach Bruce Kimm.
9/28/03 Florida Marlins
Activated 3B Mike Lowell from the 15-day disabled list.
9/27/03 New York Yankees
Activated OF David Dellucci from the 15-day DL.
9/23/03 Kansas City Royals
Activated OF Michael Tucker from the disabled list.
9/22/03 Philadelphia Phillies
Activated 3B David Bell from the 15-day disabled list.
9/18/03 Kansas City Royals
Activated RHP Jose Lima from the 15-day disabled list.
9/15/03 Baltimore Orioles
Transfer DH David Segui from 15-day to 60-day disabled list.
  Purchase the contract of OF Pedro Swann from Triple-A Ottawa.
  Montreal Expos
Activated Claudio Vargas from the 15-day DL.
9/14/03 Minnesota Twins
Activated LHP Eric Milton from 60-day disabled list. Placed RHP Joe Mays on 60-day DL.
  Oakland Athletics
Transferred LHP Micah Bowie from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list. Designated RHP Roy Smith for assignment, recalled IF Esteban German, OF Jason Grabowski, C Mark Johnson and RHP Jeremy Fikac from Triple-A Sacramento, along with selecting IF Graham Koonce and OF Mike Edwards from Sacramento.
9/13/03 Florida Marlins
Blaine Neal: Recalled RHP Blaine Neal from Triple-A Albuquerque.
9/12/03 Atlanta Braves
Darren Holmes: Activated RHP Darren Holmes from the 15-day disabled list.
  Boston Red Sox
Purchased contract of OF Adrian Brown from Pawtucket (AAA); designated RHP Steve Woodard for assignment.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Recalled 2B Rickie Weeks from Single-A Beloit.
  New York Mets
Jose Reyes: Jose Reyes was transferred from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL.
  The Mets purchased the contracts of OF Matt Watson and IF Mike Glavine. Jose Reyes was transferred from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL. RHP Jason Roach was designated for assignment. Jason Middlebrook cleared waivers and was out-righted to Triple-A Norfolk.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Jim Parque: Released LHP Jim Parque.
  Jon Switzer: Recalled LHP Jon Switzer from Triple-A Durham.
  Jonny Gomes: Called up OF Jonny Gomes from Triple-A Durham.
9/11/03 Milwaukee Brewers
Acquired pitcher John Novinsky from the St. Louis Cardinals as one of the players to be named in the August 22 trade for Mike DeJean.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Terry Adams: Activated RHP Terry Adams from the 15-day disabled list (strained oblique muscle)
9/10/03 Baltimore Orioles
Activated LHP Omar Daal from the 15-day disabled list.
  Pitchers Matt Riley and Sean Douglass, catcher Geronimo Gil and designated hitter Carlos Mendez recalled from Triple-A Ottawa on Tuesday.
  Chicago White Sox
Jose Paniagua: Released right-handed pitcher Jose Paniagua.
  Florida Marlins
Outrighted RHP Vladimir Nunez to Triple-A Albuquerque.
9/9/03 Anaheim Angels
Activated SS David Eckstein from 15-day disabled list
  Cleveland Indians
Placed OF Ryan Ludwick on the 60-day disabled list with a contusion of the patella tendon in his right knee.
  Purchased the contract of OF Chris Magruder from Triple-A Buffalo.
  San Diego Padres
Acquired 1B Todd Sears from Minnesota for minor league IF Alex Garcia.
  San Francisco Giants
Activated RHP Dustin Hermanson from the 15-day disabled list.
  St. Louis Cardinals
LHP Lance Painter activated from the 15-day DL.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Rey Ordonez: Transferred shortstop Rey Ordonez from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.
  Delmon Young: Signed OF Delmon Young to a five-year Major League contract.
9/8/03 Cincinnati Reds
Recalled C Corky Miller from Triple-A Louisville; purchased contract of RHP Juan Cerros from Louisville; transfered LHP Mark Watson (kidney ailment) from 15-day DL to 60-day DL.
  Florida Marlins
Recalled RHP Kevin Olsen from Triple-A Albuquerque and activated him off the 60-day disabled. Designated for assignment RHP Vladimir Nunez.
  Oakland Athletics
Selected RHP Justin Duchscherer from Triple-A Sacramento.
9/7/03 Cincinnati Reds
Recalled RHP Matt Belisle from Triple-A Louisville; recalled RHP Josh Hall from Double-A Chattanooga.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Purchased the contract of Edwin Jackson (RHP) from Double-A Jacksonville.
9/6/03 Chicago Cubs
Cubs activate RHP Dave Veres from the disabled list (tendinitis in shoulder).
  St. Louis Cardinals
RHP Jimmy Journell activated from the 15-day DL.
9/5/03 Anaheim Angels
Selected the contracts of C Tom Gregorio and RHP Chris Bootcheck from Triple-A Salt Lake.
  Designated RHP Bart Miadich for assignment.
  Placed catcher Bengie Molina on the 60-day disabled list with a broken left wrist.
  Colorado Rockies
Recalled IF Garrett Atkins, IF Clint Barmes, RHP Scott Elarton and RHP Jason Young from Triple-A Colorado Springs; purchased the contracts of C/IF Kit Pellow and OF/1B Mark Sweeney from Colorado Springs.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Added OF Pete Zoccolillo to their active September roster.
  New York Mets
Placed Jose Reyes on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Sept. 1, with a sprained left ankle.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Selected Carlos Reyes from Triple-A Durham.
9/4/03 Baltimore Orioles
Activated 2B Jerry Hairston Jr. from the 60-day disabled list.
  Kansas City Royals
Released RHP Sean Lowe.
  Purchased the contract of RHP Jamey Wright from Triple-A Omaha.
  New York Yankees
Drew Henson: Called up INF Drew Henson from Triple-A Columbus.
9/3/03 Boston Red Sox
Ramiro Mendoza: Activated RHP Ramiro Mendoza from the 15-day DL.
  Colorado Rockies
Placed RHP Nelson Cruz on outright waivers.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Recalled pitchers Luis Martinez, Shane Nance and Mike Crudale from Indianapolis of the International League (AAA); signed pitcher Oscar Montes.
  New York Yankees
Called up RHP Jorge DePaula and INF Fernando Seguignol from Triple-A Columbus.
  San Diego Padres
Purchased the contract of RHP Brandon Villafuerte from Triple-A Portland.
  Texas Rangers
Recalled RHP Rosman Garcia and C Gerald Laird from Triple-A Oklahoma.
9/2/03 Anaheim Angels
Angels recall OF Barry Wesson from Triple-A Salt Lake.
  Atlanta Braves
Recalled Ryan Langerhans from Triple-A Richmond. Roberto Hernandez, Horacio Ramirez and Mike Hessman have also rejoined Atlanta.
  Baltimore Orioles
Activated IF/OF Melvin Mora off the 15-day DL
  Boston Red Sox
Recalled RHP Todd Jones from Augusta (A); purchased the contract of INF/OF Andy Abad from Pawtucket (AAA); designated RHP Ryan Cameron for assigment.
  Chicago Cubs
INF Mark Grudzielanek activated from the 15-day DL. Recalled 1B Hee Seop Choi and RHP Todd Wellemeyer from Triple-A Iowa.
  Chicago White Sox
Billy Koch: Reinstated right-handed pitcher Billy Koch from the 15-day disabled list.
  Mike Porzio: Designated left-handed pitcher Mike Porzio for assignment.
  Purchased the contracts of infielder Aaron Miles, right-handed pitcher Jose Paniagua and outfielder Armando Rios from Triple-A Charlotte.
  Jon Adkins: Recalled right-handed pitcher Jon Adkins from Triple-A Charlotte.
  Kansas City Royals
Recalled RHP Brad Voyles, LHP Jimmy Gobble and 3B Jarrod Patterson from Triple-A Omaha. Kansas City also purchased the contracts of OF David DeJesus and catcher Tom Prince from Omaha. To make room on the 40-man roster, the Royals transferred RHP Kevin Appier and RHP Kyle Snyder to the 60-day disabled list.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Designated Daryle Ward (OF) for assignment.
  Purchased the contract of Chad Hermansen (OF) from Triple-A Las Vegas.
  Recalled Joe Thurston (INF from Triple-A Las Vegas.
  Recalled Koyie Hill (C) from Triple-A Las Vegas.
  Recalled Masao Kida (RHP) from Triple-A Las Vegas.
  Montreal Expos
Signed RHP Jose Mercedes for the rest of the season and designated LHP Scott Downs for assignment.
  New York Mets
Recalled RHP Edwin Almonte, LHP Jaime Cerda and OF Prentice Redman from Triple-A Norfolk. Purchased the contracts of INF Danny Garcia and INF Jorge Velandia from Norfolk. Designated RHP Jason Middlebrook for assignment. Transferred OF Cliff Floyd to the 60-day DL.
  Oakland Athletics
Recalled RHP Steve Sparks from Double-A Midland and activated OF Jermaine Dye from the 15-day disabled list.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Acquired LHP Valerio De Los Santos from Milwaukee for a player to be named later or cash.
  San Francisco Giants
Recalled RHP Kevin Correia, IF/OF Tony Torcato, IF Lance Niekro and IF Cody Ransom from Triple-A Fresno.
  Seattle Mariners
Recalled RHP Gil Meche, RHP Aaron Looper, IF/OF Chad Meyers, RHP J.J. Putz and OF Jamal Strong from Triple-A Tacoma. The Mariners also selected the contract of RHP Brian Sweeney.
  St. Louis Cardinals
RHP Josh Pearce recalled from Triple-A Memphis.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Called up C Pete LaForest from Triple-A Durham and activated INF Terry Shumpert from the 15-day DL.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Recalled RHP Brian Bowles, RHP Vinnie Chulk, IF Howie Clark and RHP Dan Reichert from the Syracuse SkyChiefs of the International League (AAA).
9/1/03 Anaheim Angels
Select the contract of INF Wilson Delgado from Triple-A Salt Lake and transfer DH Brad Fullmer from 15-day disabled list to 60-day disabled list.
  Angels recall RHPs Derrick Turnbow and Kevin Gregg from Triple-A Salt Lake.
  Arizona Diamondbacks
Activated 1B Mark Grace from the 15-day disabled list; transferred RHP Mike Koplove to the 60-day disabled list; recalled Ps Chris Capuano, Edgar Gonzalez and John Patterson from Triple-A Tucson; purchased the contract of LHP Dennys Reyes from Tucson; recalled LHP Eddie Oropesa from Double-A El Paso.
  Atlanta Braves
Activated IB Julio Franco from the 15-day disabled list.
  Boston Red Sox
Purchased the contract of C Bill Haselman from Pawtucket (AAA); designated RHP Andy Shibilo for assignment in order to make room for Haselman on the 40-man roster.
  Activated RHP Brandon Lyon from the 15-day DL; recalled LHP Casey Fossum from Pawtucket (AAA).
  Chicago Cubs
Cubs recall IF Augie Ojeda and OF David Kelton from Triple-A Iowa, purchase contract of C Josh Paul and recall P Sergio Mitre and Felix Sanchez from Double-A West Tenn.
  Florida Marlins
Acquired OF/INF Jeff Conine in a trade with the Orioles for Double-A RHP Denny Bautista and Class-A RHP Donald Levinski. Reworked Conine''s contract and signed him through 2005. Selected the contract of OF Gerald Williams from Triple-A Albuquerque. Activated off the disabled list OF Todd Hollandsworth and LHP Tommy Phelps.
  Kansas City Royals
Recalled RHP Kris Wilson from Triple-A Omaha.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Designated Larry Barnes (INF/OF) for assignment.
  Designated Scott Mullen (LHP) for assignment.
  Purchased the contract of Rodney Myers from Triple-A Las Vegas.
  Recalled Wilkin Ruan (OF) from Triple-A Las Vegas.
  Recalled Jason Romano (INF/OF) from Triple-A Las Vegas.
  Recalled Steve Colyer (LHP) from Triple-A Las Vegas.
  Activated Todd Hundley (C) from the disabled list.
  Minnesota Twins
Recalled OF Michael Restovich, 1B Justin Morneau, IF Alex Prieto, LHPs Brad Thomas and Carlos Pulido and RHP Adam Johnson from Triple-A Rochester. Activated OF Lew Ford from disabled list and called up from minor league rehab assignment.
  Montreal Expos
Scott Stewart: Activated left-handed pitcher Scott Stewart from the 15-day disabled list.
  New York Mets
Purchased the contracts of IF Danny Garcia and RHP Orber Moreno; recalled RHP Jeremy Griffiths, LHP Jaime Cerda, RHP Edwin Almonte and OF Prentice Redman.
  New York Yankees
Michel Hernandez: Purchased the contract of catcher Michel Hernandez from Triple-A Columbus.
  Oakland Athletics
Selected RHP Mike Wood from Double-A Midland.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Acquired C Kelly Stinnett and cash from the Reds for a player to be named later
  San Francisco Giants
Activated OF Marvin Benard, 2B Ray Durham and 1B J.T. Snow from the 15-day disabled list.
  Recalled LHP Chad Zerbe from Triple-A Fresno; purchased the contract of LHP Noah Lowry from Fresno; designated IF/OF Francisco Santos for assignment.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Activated C Joe Girardi, OF J.D. Drew and OF/C Eli Marrero from the 15-day DL. Recalled RHPs Garrett Stephenson and Danny Haren from Single-A Palm Beach.
  Texas Rangers
Optioned OF Ramon Nivar to Frisco of the Texas League.
  Recalled RHPs Reynaldo Garcia and Ryan Drese from Triple-A Oklahoma.