BaseballBaltimore Orioles -- Signed OF Brady Anderson...


February 20, 1991


Baltimore Orioles -- Signed OF Brady Anderson (.231, 3 HR, 24 RBI) to one-year contract worth $165,000.

Chicago White Sox -- Won arbitration case with OF Cory Snyder (.233, 14 HRs, 55 RBI), who will be paid $800,000 for 1991; he had asked for $1.02 million.

Cincinnati Reds -- Signed World Series MVP P Jose Rijo (14-8, 2.70 ERA) to three-year, $9 million contract, avoiding salary arbitration. Rijo had asked for $2.9 million for 1991; team offered $1.6 million.

Cleveland Indians -- Signed P Tom Candiotti (15-11, 3.65) to one-year, $2.5 million contract, avoiding salary arbitration. Candiotti had asked for $3.05 million; team offered $2.15 million.

Milwaukee Brewers -- Won arbitration case with 2B Jim Gantner (.263, 0 HR, 25 RBI), who will be paid $1 million for 1991; he had asked for $2 million. Invited former New York Yankees IF Willie Randolph to spring training as non-roster player; agreed to terms with P Mark Knudson (10-9, 4.12 ERA) on one-year contract worth $485,000, a raise of $315,000.

New York Mets -- Agreed to terms with P Wally Whitehurst (1-0, 3.29 ERA) on one-year contract worth $155,000.


NBA -- Suspended Milwaukee Bucks F Frank Brickowski for one game and fined him $7,500, and fined Orlando Magic C Greg Kite $5,000 as a result of their fight in Sunday's game.

Phoenix Suns -- Activated C Joe Barry Carroll from suspended list. Placed F Tim Perry on injured list.


Great Midwest Athletic Conference -- Named Michael Slive commissioner. Slive announced that DePaul will be the host school for the league's 1992 men's and women's basketball tournaments. Other charter members of the six-team league that begins play next fall are Marquette, St. Louis, Cincinnati, Memphis State and Alabama-Birmingham.

Maryland Association of College Directors of Athletics -- Named Dr. Charles Brown, director of athletics, physical education and recreation at UMBC, president.

Maryland -- Named Cindy Timchal women's lacrosse coach.

Morgan State -- Named Ricky Diggs football coach.

Springfield -- Named Mike Honey and Bob Persing men's assistant lacrosse coaches.

Syracuse -- Named Phil Elmassian defensive backs coach.

Tulsa -- Fired Mike Working, offensive coordinator.

Virginia -- Named Tom O'Brien offensive coordinator.


Atlanta Falcons -- Named Ollie Wilson running backs coach, Keith Rowan offensive line coach and June Jones assistant head coach of offense.

Denver Broncos -- Hired Ernie Stautner to coach defensive line.

Los Angeles Rams -- Named Ronnie Jones linebackers coach and Clarence Shelmon running-backs coach.

New York Jets -- Announced the retirement of DL Marty Lyons.

San Diego Chargers -- Named Chuck Clausen defensive line coach.


Baltimore Skipjacks -- Assigned C Harry Mews (1 assist in 5 games) and C Victor Gervais (2 goals, 13 assists in 28 games) to Hampton Roads Admirals (ECHL).

Minnesota North Stars -- Signed multiyear working agreement with Kalamazoo (IHL).

Montreal Canadiens -- Recalled LW Patrick Lebeau from AHL Fredericton.

St. Louis Blues -- Announced D Jeff Brown will be sidelined three to four weeks with hairline crack of his left ankle.

Richmond Renegades (ECHL) -- Named Dave Allison head coach.

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