|By The Associated Press|
BOSTON RED SOX—Recalled RHP Chris Carpenter from Pawtucket (IL).
NEW YORK YANKEES—Activated 3B Alex Rodriguez from the 15-day DL.
OAKLAND ATHLETICS—Recalled RHP Tyson Ross from Sacramento (PCL).|
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS—Recalled RHP Victor Marte from Memphis (PCL).
TRENTON THUNDER—Announced OF Ramon Flores and P Nik Turley were assigned to the team from Tampa (FSL). Assigned P Vidal Nuno to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL) and P Ryan Flannery to Tampa.|
|National Football League|
ARIZONA CARDINALS—Signed T Pat McQuistan to a one-year contract. Claimed LB Jamaal Westerman off waivers from Miami. Placed T Jeremy Bridges on injured reserve. Signed DT Ricky Lumpkin, LB Colin Parker, CB Larry Parker, TE Steve Skelton, WR Isaiah Williams, T Steven Baker, LB Ricky Elmore and WR Gerell Robinson to the practice squad.