Source:APZFile:z4055Keyword:BC-TransactionsDated:18:11 18-04-2003Processed at:18:11 18-Apr-03BC-Transactions,0365Friday's Sports Transactions
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Major League Baseball
Cleveland Indians -- Signed RHP Blake Stein to a minor league contract.
Kansas City Royals -- Activated OF Carlos Beltran from the 15-day disabled list. Returned OF Rontrez Johnson to the Texas Rangers.
Texas Rangers -- Purchased the contracts of RHP Rosman Garcia and LHP Brian Shouse from AAA Oklahoma. Placed RHP Jay Powell on the 15-day disabled list. Designated LHP C.J. Nitkowski for assignment.
New York Mets -- Recalled C Jason Phillips from AAA Norfolk. Optioned RHP Jason Middlebrook to Norfolk.
New Jersey Nets -- Waived F Jamie Feick.
San Francisco 49ers -- Signed DL D'Marco Farr to a one-year contract.
Washington Redskins -- Signed DT Jermaine Haley to an offer sheet.
Boston Bruins -- Named Mike Sullivan coach of Providence of the AHL.
San Jose Sharks -- Signed C Grant Stevenson.
MLS -- Fined Los Angeles Galaxy coach Sigi Schmid $500 for entering the referee's area following a game on April 5.
UCLA -- Named Donny Daniels men's assistant basketball coach and Chris Carlson director of men's basketball operations.