BaseballAngels: Agreed to three-year, $4 million contract...


March 08, 1997


Angels: Agreed to three-year, $4 million contract with OF Garret Anderson with club option for fourth year. Signed 1B Darin Erstad and P Dennis Springer.

Reds: Named Johnny Bench special consultant to GM.

Tigers: Ernie Harwell will do play-by-play in 1997 and 1998 on WKBD-TV and club's television network.


Celtics: Signed G Michael Hawkins for remainder of season.

SuperSonics: Activated G-F David Wingate (Dunbar) from injured list.


NFL Players Association: Suspended attorney Jeffrey Irwin for six months and fined him $5,000 for withholding information during application process.

Bears: Re-signed restricted free-agent G Todd Burger. Signed free-agent LB Anthony Peterson, who had been with 49ers, to three-year contract.

Chargers: Released G Eric Moten.

Lions: Signed free-agent P John Jett, who had been with Cowboys.

Montreal (CFL): Coach Bob Price resigned to become assistant at Virginia.


NHL: Suspended Rangers LW Darren Langdon, pending hearing, for instigating fight Thursday night.

Blues: Reassigned D Libor Zabransky to AHL Worcester. Assigned G Jon Casey to Worcester for conditioning.

Canadiens: Assigned D Francois Groleau to AHL Fredericton.

Canucks: Assigned RW Bogdan Savenko to IHL Quebec.

Rangers: Recalled RW Peter Ferraro from AHL Binghamton.

Sabres: Recalled C Scott Nichols from AHL Rochester.

Stars: Activated F Benoit Hogue. Placed F Brent Gilchrist (groin strain) on IR.

Whalers: Returned LW Kevin Brown to AHL Springfield.

Pub Date: 3/08/97

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