|1/23/03||Signed LHP Eric Knott, C Tony Eusebio and INF Anthony Medrano to minor-league free agent contracts with invitations to Spring Training.|
|Promoted Frank Cacciatore to minor league hitting coordinator; named Arturo DeFreites hitting coach for AA-Harrisburg.|
|Agreed to one-year contracts with RHP Luis Ayala, LHP Eric Good and RHP Julio Manon, INF Scott Hodges and OF Ron Calloway, OF Val Pascucci and OF Terrmel Sledge.|
|1/16/03||Orlando Cabrera: Agreed to terms with SS Orlando Cabrera on a one-year contract for the 2003 season, thus avoiding salary arbitration.|
|1/15/03||Michael Barrett: Agreed to terms with C Michael Barrett on a one-year contract for the 2003 season, thus avoiding salary arbitration.|
|Acquired RHP Orlando Hernandez and RHP Rocky Biddle, INF/OF Jeff Liefer and an undisclosed amount of cash from the Chicago White Sox in a three-team trade involving the New York Yankees, while sending RHP Bartolo Colon and INF Jorge Nunez to the White Sox.|
|1/14/03||Tony Armas: Agreed to terms with RHP Tony Armas Jr. on a one-year contract for the 2003 season, avoiding salary arbitration.|
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