Auto racingNASCAR: Fined Doug Hewitt, crew chief for...


April 23, 1996

Auto racing

NASCAR: Fined Doug Hewitt, crew chief for Johnny Benson Jr., $5,000 and suspended him for two weeks for using an illegal clutch in the team's Pontiac Grand Prix at Martinsville Speedway.


Brewers: Placed OF Chuckie Carr on the 15-day DL. Called up 1B Tim Unroe from Triple-A New Orleans.

Mariners: Placed SS Alex Rodriguez on the 15-day DL. Recalled IF Andy Sheets from Triple-A Tacoma.

Reds: Placed OF Reggie Sanders on the 15-day DL. Recalled OF Chad Mottola from Triple-A Indianapolis.

Red Sox: Recalled OF Alex Cole from Triple-A Pawtucket. Optioned OF Dwayne Hosey to Pawtucket.

Rockies: Activated IF Eric Young from the 15-day DL. Sent IF Pedro Castellano outright to the minor leagues. Placed OF Harvey Pulliam on the 60-day DL.

White Sox: Recalled P James Baldwin from Triple-A Nashville. Placed P Jason Bere on the 15-day DL.


Bears: Signed T Jason Augustino, T Derrick Turner, G Seth Littleton, C Andy Crowe, FB Ed Hobbs, TE Bobby Neely, WR Don Blair, WR Shaston Coleman, DE Carlos Chester, LB Ahmani Johnson, LB Michael Lowery, CB Chris Martin, S Jeff Horton and S Clarence Sutton.

Buccaneers: Signed DT Stonie Clark, WR Terrence Davis, G Jorge Diaz, DE Emil Ekiyor, DB Jeff Gooch, CB George Harris, WR Jermaine Holmes, RB Dwayne Thomas, LB Jesse Sanders, RB Toraino Singleton and WR Karl Williams.

Chargers: Signed RB Jo-Jo Jones, P Brian Greenfield and K Danny Kight.

Cardinals: Signed TE Pat Carter.

Falcons: Signed DT Trent Zenkewicz, DT Mike Schlegel, LB Scott Fields, CB Robert Lee, CB Tim Denton, G James Christiensen, G Verl Mitchell and T Robert Couch.

Jets: Signed S Brian Clark. Agreed to terms with LB Kyle Clifton, RB Terrell Willis, CB Kwame Ellis, DE Dwayne Sanders, NG Keith Drayton, RB Clinton Childs, LB Johnny Frost, T Mike Bianchin, and OL Steve Stark.

Panthers: Signed OL Robert Denton, LB Justin Drago, OL William Knight, QB Jim Kubiak, P Sean Terry, TE Syii Tucker, LB John Walters, DB Johnnie Williams, C Paul Greeley and WR Terry Obee.

Raiders: Signed QB Alfred Montez.

Ravens: Signed QB Scott Otis of Glenville (W. Va) State to a free-agent contract.

Saints: Agreed to terms with QB Hugh Millen and QB Tommy Hodson. Steelers: Signed DL Lorenzo Green, WR Chris Jones, OL Lewis Tyre, DB Cornell Parker and DB Ricky Bell.


Penguins: Recalled C Richard Park from OHL Belleville.


San Diego Sockers (CISL): Signed F Franklin McIntosh.

Pub Date: 4/23/96

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