BaseballBraves: Added P John LeRoy, P Kevin Milwood, 1B-OF...


November 22, 1996


Braves: Added P John LeRoy, P Kevin Milwood, 1B-OF Randall Simon and OF Marc Lewis to roster. Sent RHP Chad Fox outright to Triple-A Richmond.

Brewers: Purchased contracts of IF Antone Williamson, P Peter Benny, P Valerio De Los Santos, P Sean Maloney and IF Ron Belliard from Triple-A New Orleans.

Cubs: Signed LHP Bob Patterson to one-year contract.

Devil Rays: Announced Double-A Orlando was purchased from Cubs to become minor-league affiliate in 1999.

Indians: Named Bud Black special assistant to baseball operations.

Marlins: Acquired RHP Dustin Hermanson from Padres for INF Quilvio Veras.

Mets: Agreed to terms with OF Andy Tomberlin, OF Alex Diaz, OF Steve Bieser, IF Jason Hardtke, IF Matt Franco, IF Shawn Gilbert, IF Rico Rossey and RHP Rick Reed on minor-league contracts.

Pirates: Agreed to terms with LHP Steve Cooke on one-year contract.

Rangers: Agreed to terms with RHP Matt Whiteside on one-year contract.

White Sox: Purchased contracts of OF Jeff Abbott and LHP Tom Fordham from Triple-A Nashville, RHP Carlos Castillo from Single-A South Bend and RHP Chris Clemons and RHP Nelson Cruz from Double-A Birmingham.


Nuggets: Signed G Brooks Thompson.


California, Pa.: Announced resignation of Kevin Donley, football coach. Named Michael A. Kolakowski football coach.

Gallaudet: Announced resignation of James DeStefano, men's basketball coach.

Louisiana Tech: Signed Gary Crowton, football coach, to five-year contract.

Western Maryland: Named Brandon Totten assistant wrestling coach and Terry Brant women's assistant basketball coach.


Cowboys: Placed DT Make Ulufale on IR.

Seahawks: Signed QB Gino Torretta.


Canucks: Assigned D Frank Kucera to AHL Syracuse.

Coyotes: Assigned RW Tavis Hansen to AHL Springfield.

Lightning: Assigned G Derek Wilkinson to IHL Cleveland. Activated D Rudy Poeschek from injured list.

Stars: Placed F Grant Marshall on injured list. Called up F Marc Labelle from IHL Milwaukee.

Pub Date: 11/22/96

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