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Date Transaction
2/28/03 Baltimore Orioles
Signed RHP Travis Driskill, 3B Jose Leon, OF Luis Matos, OF Chris Richard and SS Ed Rogersto contracts for the 2003 season.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Signed pitchers Matt Ford and David Pember and infielder Keith Ginter to one-year contracts.
2/27/03 Anaheim Angels
Agreed to terms on one-year contracts with Brendan Donnelly (RHP), Matt Wise (RHP), Steve Green (RHP), Jose Molina (C), Chone Figgins (INF) and Barry Wesson (OF).
  Atlanta Braves
Agreed to terms on one-year contracts with infielders Marcus Giles, Mark DeRosa, Nick Green and Wilson Betemit and left-handed pitchers Horacio Ramirez and Chris Waters.
  Baltimore Orioles
Signed LHP Erik Bedard, OF Larry Bigbie, RHP Daniel Cabrera, RHP Sean Douglass, LHP Eric DuBose, OF Jay Gibbons, OF Darnell McDonald, RHP Mike Paradis and LHP Matt Riley to contracts for the 2003 season.
  Houston Astros
Agreed to one-year contracts with RHP Roy Oswalt, RHP Wade Miller, OF Jason Lane, RHP Brandon Puffer, RHP Santiago Ramirez, RHP Miguel Saladin, and RHP Ricky Stone.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Signed Chin-Ling Hu (SS) to a minor league contract.
  New York Mets
Signed OF Timo Perez and catcher Jason Phillips to contracts.
  San Francisco Giants
Signed LHPs Chad Zerbe and Jeff Urban, RHP Jerome Williams, Cs Trey Lunsford and Yorvit Torrealba, IFs Lance Niekro and Damon Minor and OFs Tony Torcato, Carlos Valderrama and Jason Ellison to one-year contracts.
  Seattle Mariners
Mariners sign RHP Aaron Taylor to a one-year contract.
  Mariners sign RHP Gil Meche to a one-year contract.
  Mariners sign RHP Aaron Looper to a one-year contract.
  Mariners sign RHP Rett Johnson to a one-year contract.
  Mariners sign RHP Ryan Franklin to a one-year contract.
  Mariners sign C Ryan Christianson to a one-year contract.
2/26/03 New York Yankees
RHP Eddi Lantigua placed on restricted list by Commissioner''s office and is removed from the 40-man roster; RHP Jose Contreras added to 40-man roster.
2/25/03 Cincinnati Reds
The Reds today placed RHP Luke Prokopec on the 60-day DL and claimed off unconditional release waivers from the Boston Red Sox IF Dernell Stenson.
  Florida Marlins
Signed one-year contracts with RHP Josh Beckett, OF Chip Ambers, RHP Nate Bump, LHP Geoff Goetz, IF Kevin Hooper, IF Jesus Medrano, LHP Ryan Snare, IF Wilson Valdez, C Josh Willingham, IF Josh Wilson, OF Abraham Nunez and RHP Justin Wayne.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Signed Tom Martin (LHP) to a minor league contract and invited him to Spring Training.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Signed OF Scott Podsednik to a one-year deal for the 2003 season.
  Montreal Expos
Agreed to terms on a one-year minor-league contract 2003 contract with INF Jose Offerman. ... Agreed to terms on a 2003 contract with RHP Sunny Kim and RHP Tim Drew.
  New York Mets
Signed LHP Mike Bacsik and catcher Vance Wilson to contracts.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Agreed to terms with OF Reggie Sanders on a one-year contract.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Agreed to terms on a one-year contract with outfielder Kerry Robinson.
  Texas Rangers
Ben Kozlowski: Agreed to a one-year deal with Ben Kozlowski
2/24/03 Anaheim Angels
Agreed to terms on one-year contracts with Bart Miadich (RHP), Derrick Turnbow (RHP) and Jeff DaVanon (OF).
  Arizona Diamondbacks
Signed infielder Junior Spivey to a two-year contract through 2004.
  Atlanta Braves
Agreed to terms on one-year contracts with right-handed pitchers Joe Dawley, Brett Evert, Kevin Gryboski and Billy Sylvester and outfielder Ryan Langerhans.
  Detroit Tigers
Signed pitchers Franklyn German, Gary Knotts, Mike Maroth and Jamie Walker and catcher Brandon Inge to one-year contracts.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Came to terms with Wilkin Ruan (OF), David Ross (C), Rick Roberts (LHP) and Chad Hermansen (OF) on one-year contracts.
  Montreal Expos
Agreed to terms on a 2003 contract with RHP T.J. Tucker and RHP Zach Day.
  New York Mets
Signed IF Marco Scutaro to a contract.
2/23/03 Los Angeles Dodgers
Signed Joe Thurston (INF), Jason Romano (INF/OF), Brian Mallette (RHP) and Derek Thompson (RHP) to one-year contracts.
  New York Mets
Signed RHPs Tyler Walker and Jae Seo and OF Raul Gonzalez to contracts.
2/22/03 Boston Red Sox
Robert Person: Agreed to terms with RHP Robert Person on a minor league contract with an invitation to Major League Spring Training.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Signed Cesar Izturis (INF), Victor Alvarez (LHP), Chin-Feng Chen (OF), Andrew Brown (RHP), Steve Colyer (LHP), Koyie Hill (C) and Hong-Chih Kuo (LHP) to one-year contracts.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Signed pitchers Shane Nance and Matt Childers to one-year contracts.
  Montreal Expos
Agreed to terms on a 2003 contract with RHP Claudio Vargas, RHP Dicky Gonzalez, RHP, RHP Seung Song, OF Endy Chavez and INF/OF Matt Cepicky.
  New York Mets
Signed RHP pitcher T.J. Mathews to a minor league deal and invite him to minor league camp.
  Signed LHP Donovan Osborne to a minor league contract and invited him to Major League Spring Training.
2/21/03 Anaheim Angels
Agreed to terms on one-year contracts with Francisco Rodriguez (RHP), Mickey Callaway (RHP), Bobby Jenks (RHP), Rich Fischer (RHP) and Robb Quinlan (OF).
  Atlanta Braves
Agreed to terms on one-year contracts with right-handed pitchers Jason Marquis, Trey Hodges and John Ennis and outfielder Cory Aldridge.
  Kansas City Royals
Announced the signings pitchers Shawn Sedlacek, Wes Obermueller, Kyle Snyder and Ian Ferguson; catcher Ronny Paulino; infielder Alejandro Machado; and outfielder Alexis Gomez to one-year contracts.
  Oakland Athletics
Ron Gant: Sign Ron Gant to a minor league contract.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Placed IF Pat Meares on the 60-day disabled list with an injured left hand.
2/20/03 Boston Red Sox
Kevin Millar: Agreed to terms with 1B/OF Kevin Millar on a two-year contract through 2004 with a club/vesting option for 2005.
  Colorado Rockies
Hired former Long Beach State head coach Dave Snow as scouting consultant.
  New York Mets
Tony Clark: Signed IF Tony Clark to a minor league contract and invited him to Major League Spring Training.
  Texas Rangers
Agreed to terms with pitchers Doug Davis and John Koronka, infielders Marshall McDougall and Michael Young, and outfielder Ryan Ludwick on one-year contracts for the 2003 season.
2/19/03 San Francisco Giants
Signed LHP Kirk Rueter to a two-year contraction extension through the 2005 season.
2/18/03 Atlanta Braves
Agreed to terms on one-year contracts with left-handed pitcher Andy Pratt, right-handed pitcher Matt Belisle and infielder Adam LaRoche.
  Detroit Tigers
Signed pitchers Jorge Cordova, Oscar Henriquez and Nate Robertson; infielder Eric Munson; and outfielders Hiram Bocachica, Gene Kingsale and George Lombard to one-year contracts.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Agreed to terms with OF Shannon Stewart on a one-year contract worth $6.2 million dollars.
2/17/03 Atlanta Braves
Agreed to terms on a one-year contract with right-handed pitcher Greg Maddux.
  Colorado Rockies
Placed pitcher Rich Garces on the involuntary retired list.
2/15/03 Boston Red Sox
Acquired 1B/OF Kevin Millar from the Florida Marlins for cash considerations and placed him on the 40-man roster; designated INF Dernell Stenson for assignment.
  Florida Marlins
Kevin Millar: Red Sox acquired 1B/OF Kevin Millar from the Marlins in exchange for cash.
  Kevin Millar: Japan (Chunichi) dropped its claim to Kevin Millar, who is now back on the 40-man roster.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Agreed to terms with infielder Enrique Cruz, pitcher J.M. Gold and outfielder Cristian Guerrero on one-year contracts.
2/14/03 Los Angeles Dodgers
Signed Bill Simas (RHP) to a minor league contract and invited him to Spring Training.
  New York Mets
Promoted Bruce Benedict to special assistant to the general manager and hired Duffy Dyer as the Major League advance scout.
  Signed LHP Phil Seibel to a split contract and invited him to Major League Spring Training.
2/13/03 Colorado Rockies
Signed RHP Jose Jimenez to a one-year contract and claimed RHP Elio Serrano off waivers from the Philadelphia Phillies.
  New York Mets
Signed RHP David Cone to a minor league deal and invited him to Major league spring training.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Placed RHP Elio Serrano on waivers. Added C Todd Pratt to the 40-man roster. Invited LHP Frank Brooks to spring training as a non-roster player.
2/12/03 Houston Astros
Julio Lugo: The Astros signed Julio Lugo, INF, to a one-year contract.
  New York Mets
Signed IF Jay Bell to a minor league deal and invited him to Major League spring training.
2/10/03 Boston Red Sox
Juan Pena: Assigned RHP Juan Pena to Pawtucket (AAA) and invited him to Spring Training.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Agreed to terms with RHP Terry Adams on a one-year, $2.9 million deal. Agreed to terms with LHP Hector Mercado, RHP Eric Junge and OF Jorge Padilla.
2/7/03 Houston Astros
Anthony Telford: The Astros signed veteran Anthony Telford, RHP, to a minor league contract and invited the pitcher to Spring Training.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Agreed to terms on one-year contracts with pitchers Mike Crudale, Matt Duff, Gabe Molina and Gene Stechschulte.
2/6/03 Boston Red Sox
Named Glenn Geffner director of communications.
  New York Yankees
Signed RHP Jose Contreras to a four-year contract.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Agreed to terms with infielder Wilson Delgado and pitchers Rick Ankiel, Chance Caple, Jimmy Journell, Jeremy Lambert, Scotty Layfield, Josh Pearce and Les Walrond on one-year contracts.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Travis Lee: Signed 1B Travis Lee to a one-year contract with a mutual option for 2004.
2/5/03 Boston Red Sox
Announced the return of Chad Epperson as hitting coach and Jeff Gorden as trainer for Sarasota; Dave Tomlin as pitching coach for Augusta; David Cohen as trainer for Lowell; Walter Miranda as pitching coach for the Gulf Coast Red Sox, Antonio Diaz as trainer for all Red Sox Dominican Summer and Winter League clubs; and Josman Robles as manager, Carlos Perez as pitching coach and Luis Rodriguez as trainer for the Venezuelan Summer League Red Sox.
  Named Tim Leiper manager and Ace Adams pitching coach for Sarasota (A); Russ Morman manager, John Malzone hitting coach and Chris Sheheane trainer for Augusta (A); Jon Deeble manager, Daryl Milne pitching coach and Randy Phillips hitting coach for Lowell (Short-A); Ralph Treuel Florida field operations coordinator and manager, Alan Mauthe hitting coach, John Sanders roving instructor and Chris McKenna trainer for the Gulf Coast Red Sox (Rookie); Brian Whelan Latin education coordinator; and Nelson Paulino manager, Jose Sosa pitching coach, Cesar Hernandez hitting coach, Dadney Reyes infield coach and Luis Reyes trainer for the Dominican Summer League Red Sox.
  Named Dwight Evans, Tommy Harper, Frank Malzone, Dick Berardino, Felix Maldonado and Bob Tewksbury player development consultants.
  Houston Astros
The Houston Astros signed seven players to one-year contracts on Wednesday, agreeing to terms with catcher John Buck, right-handed pitchers Brad Lidge and Rodrigo Rosario, left-handers Greg Miller and Jeriome Roberston, outfielder Henri Stanley and infielder Tommy Whiteman.
  New York Yankees
Released LHP Randy Keisler.
  Seattle Mariners
Mariners sign OF Jamal Strong to a one-year contract.
  Mariners sign LHP Matt Thornton to a one-year contract.
  Mariners sign LHP Bobby Madritsch to a one-year contract.
  Mariners sign LHP Steve Kent to a one-year contract.
  Mariners sign LHP Ryan Anderson to a one-year contract.
  Mariners sign RHP Julio Mateo to a one-year contract.
2/4/03 Boston Red Sox
Claimed RHP Bronson Arroyo off waivers from Pittsburgh; designated RHP Juan Pena for assignment.
  Texas Rangers
Agreed to terms on one-year contracts with pitchers Reynaldo Garcia, Travis Hughes and Mario Ramos, catcher Gerald Laird and outfielder Kevin Mench.
2/3/03 Boston Red Sox
Lou Merloni: Agreed to terms with INF Lou Merloni on a contract for 2003, thus avoiding salary arbitration.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Agreed to terms on a six-year, $50 million contract extention with OF Pat Burrell.
2/2/03 Los Angeles Dodgers
Came to terms with Giovanni Carrara (RHP) to a one-year contract.
  Minnesota Twins
Re-signed OF Jacque Jones to a two-year contract.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Agreed to terms on a minor league contract with outfielder Alex Ochoa.
2/1/03 St. Louis Cardinals
Agreed to terms with free agent outfielder Orlando Palmiero on a one-year contract.