Source:APZFile:z0154Keyword:BC-TransactionsDated:21:52 24-09-2004Processed at:21:52 24-Sep-04BC-Transactions, 1st Ld-Writethru,0399Eds: UPDATES.Friday's Sports Transactions

Major League Baseball

Mlb -- Announced St. Louis RHP Julian Tavarez's suspension for applying a foreign substance to balls during an Aug. 20 game was reduced to eight games.

New York Mets -- Activated INF Jose Reyes and INF Kaz Matsui from the 15-day DL.


Golden State Warriors -- Exercised their fourth-year contract option on F Mike Dunleavy to keep him with the team through the 2005-06 season.

Los Angeles Clippers -- Waived C Josh Moore.


Nfl -- Fined New York Jets S Jon McGraw $7,500 for a helmet-to-helmet hit on San Diego QB Drew Brees during a game on Sept. 19.


Dartmouth -- Named Andy Towers men's assistant lacrosse coach

North Carolina -- Named Kate Weeden assistant rowing coach.

Penn St. -- Named Travis Johnson men's assistant lacrosse coach.

Stony Brook -- Named Michele Cherry women's assistant basketball coach.

Syracuse -- Named Jess Withey men's assistant swimming coach.

Towson -- Named Scott Roane assistant baseball coach.

Wilkes -- Named Mike Witcoskie men's assistant basketball coach, Kate Frank women's assistant women's basketball coach and Mitch Marcks assistant wrestling coach.