|1/31/03||Announced the following minor league staff: Triple-A Fresno -- Fred Stanley, manager; Bert Bradley, pitching coach; Steve Decker, hitting coach; Mark Gruesbeck, head athletic trainer. Double-A Norwich -- Shane Turner, manager; Ross Grimsley, pitching coach; Willie Upshaw, hitting coach; Rob Knepper, trainer. Single-A San Jose -- Bill Hayes, manager; Jerry Cram, pitching coach; F.P. Santangelo, hitting coach; Benjamin Downie, trainer. Single-A Hagerstown -- Mike Ramsey, manager; Bob Stanley, pitching coach; William Aviles, hitting coach; Katsunori Masumoto, trainer. Short-Season Salem-Keizer -- Jack Lind, manager; Trevor Wilson, pitching coach; Joe Strain, hitting coach; Rene Velazquez, trainer. Rookie league Arizona -- Bert Hunter, manager; Maximino Leon, pitching coach; Leo Garcia, hitting coach; trainer Ben Potenziano. Roving instructors -- Lenn Sakata, hitting, bunting, baserunning and infield; Kirt Manwaring, catching; Lee Smith, pitching; Will Malerich, traveling coach.|
|1/29/03||Signed 1B Andres Galarraga to a non-guaranteed minor league contract and extended him an invitation to Spring Training.|
|1/28/03||Signed OF Jose Cruz Jr. to a one-year contract with a mutual option for 2004.|
|1/24/03||Signed OF Ruben Rivera to a minor league contract and extended him an invitation to Spring Training.|
|1/22/03||Extended non-roster Spring Training invitations to RHPs Boof Bonser, David Cash, Luis Estrella, Jesse Foppert, Mike Johnson and Brian Powell; LHP Joe Horgan; Cs Alberto Castillo, John Pachot and Guillermo Rodriguez; IFs Jamie Athas, Angel Chavez, Carlos Mendoza and Joe Vitiello; and OFs Todd Linden, Adam Shabala and Brian Simmons.|
|1/16/03||Signed LHP Damian Moss to a one-year contract.|
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