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LINDA ZIENTEK, No. 9 (executive course) at Giant Oak, 129 yards, 9-wood.
JACK HOFFMAN, No. 8 at Belmont, 180 yards, 7-wood.
Woodward High School is looking for a VARSITY FOOTBALL SCRIMAGE. Interested schools should contact Coach Delffs at 419-475-0481.
MLB Suspended Chicago Cubs P Carlos Zambrano for five games and fined him an undisclosed amount for intentionally hitting St. Louis Jim Edmonds with a pitch during a July 19 game. Suspended Chicago Cubs P LaTroy Hawkins for three games and fined him an undisclosed amount for inappropriate actions and comments directed at umpire Tim Tschida during a July 20 game. Suspended Boston Red Sox 1B David Ortiz and fined him an undisclosed amount for inappropriate actions directed at umpires during a July 16 game.
BOSTON RED SOX Purchased the contract of LHP Abe Alvarez from Portland of the EL. Designated LHP Jimmy Anderson for assignment.
CLEVELAND INDIANS Purchased the contract of RHP Chad Durbin from Buffalo of the IL. Optioned LHP Jeriome Robertson to Buffalo.
DETROIT TIGERS Recalled RHP Danny Patterson from the 15-day DL. Optioned RHP Craig Dingman to Toledo of the IL.
MINNESOTA TWINS Activated 1B Doug Mientkiewicz from the 15-day DL. Optioned C Rob Bowen to New Britain of the EL.
TORONTO BLUE JAYS Purchased the contract of RHP Kevin Frederick from Syracuse of the IL. Optioned RHP Bob File to Syracuse.
CINCINNATI REDS Announced LHP Jesus Sanchez refused an assignment to the minors, making him a free agent.
FLORIDA MARLINS Traded P Darren Oliver to Houston for a player to be named or cash considerations.
MONTREAL EXPOS Activated RHP Zach Day from the 15-day DL. Optioned LHP Scott Downs to Edmonton of the PCL.
National Basketball Association
DETROIT PISTONS Signed F-C Rasheed Wallace to a five-year contract.
MIAMI HEAT Signed G Keyon Dooling.
TORONTO RAPTORS Named Scott Howard director of international player personnel and Mike McCollow assistant director of player development and director of video scouting.
National Football League
SAN DIEGO CHARGERS Signed LB Shaun Phillips.
National Hockey League
CAROLINA HURRICANES Re-signed RW Jesse Boulerice to a one-year contract.
CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS Signed D Jassen Cullimore to a three-year contract.
COLORADO AVALANCHE Signed F Dan Hinote, F Brett McLean and F Andre Savage to one-year contracts.
COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS Announced D Darrel Scoville exercised his 2004-05 contract option to remain with the team.
DETROIT RED WINGS Re-signed LW Brendan Shanahan.
NASHVILLE PREDATORS Agreed to terms with D Jamie Allison, F Jeremy Stevenson, F Cam Severson, F Jerred Smithson and F Wyatt Smith..
NEW YORK RANGERES Re-signed D Karel Rachunek, LW Lucas Lawson and D Jeff MacMillan.
PHOENIX COYOTES Named Grant Fuhr goaltenders coach.
MID-EASTERN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE Stripped Florida A&M of 11 conference titles, forfeiting its 2000 and 2001 football titles and regular-season conference titles in men s tennis (2000), men s indoor track (2002), women s indoor track (1998-2000), women s outdoor track (1998-2000) and volleyball (1999), for NCAA violations.
NORTHERN ILLINOIS Named Colleen Mullen director of women s basketball operations.