BaseballCleveland Indians -- Placed C Sandy Alomar...


May 16, 1991


Cleveland Indians -- Placed C Sandy Alomar (inflamed and irritated right rotator cuff; .202) on 15-day DL. Alomar has thrown out just 3 of 14 runners attempting to steal. Optioned IF Jeff Manto (.158 in 12 games) to Class AAA Colorado Springs. Called up C Ed Taubensee (.329) and IF Ever Magallanes (.320).

Pittsburgh Pirates -- Placed 3B Jeff King (.250, 1 HR, 11 RBI) on 15-day DL retroactive to May 5 because of strained lower back. Purchased contract of IF Jeff Richardson (.239, 1 HR, 13 RBI) from Class AAA Buffalo.


NBA -- Fined Philadelphia 76ers C Manute Bol $1,500 for throwing ball at official and failing to proceed directly to locker room after being ejected from game Friday.


Gateway Conference -- Announced that Western Kentucky will join in 1992.

Gator Bowl Association -- Canceled Gator Bowl basketball tournament because of spiraling costs and poor attendance.

Orange Bowl Committee -- Announced resignation of Bob Roller, director of communications.

Adelphi -- Announced resignation of Paul Doherty, lacrosse coach.

Colgate -- Named Felicia Cavallini women's assistant basketball coach.

Montana -- Named Don Holst, Kevin McLeod and Leroy Washington men's assistant basketball coaches.

Rollins -- Announced resignation of Boyd Coffie, baseball coach.

Stony Brook -- Named Nicholas Sansom men's soccer coach.


New York Giants -- Announced resignation of Bill Parcells, coach. Named Ray Handley coach.


Pittsburgh Penguins -- Announced that All-Star D Paul Coffey will miss at least first 4 games of Stanley Cup finals with broken jaw that has sidelined him since April 20.

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