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April 15, 1997

Baseball

American League: Named Indians C Sandy Alomar Player of the Week.

Angels: Announced that they will activate P Chuck Finley from 15-day DL today and option C Todd Greene to Triple-A Vancouver.

Blue Jays: Called up C Julio Mosquero from Double-A Knoxville. Assigned OF Anthony Sanders to Single-A Dunedin and C Dave Morgan to Knoxville.

Brewers: Placed IF Jose Valentin (fractured middle finger on left hand) on 15-day DL. Placed P Mike Fetters (strained left hamstring) on 15-day DL, retroactive to April 4. Recalled IF Eddy Diaz and OF Brian Banks from Triple-A Tucson.

Cardinals: Called up RHP Brady Raggio from Triple-A Louisville. Optioned P Eric Ludwick to Louisville.

Giants: Recalled OF Dante Powell from Triple-A Phoenix.

Rangers: Placed IF Domingo Cedeno (strained rib-cage muscle in right side) on 15-day DL, retroactive to April 8. Recalled OF Marc Sagmoen from Triple-A Oklahoma City.

Eastern League (Double-A): Named Baysox P Sidney Ponson Pitcher of the Week.

Basketball

NBA: Fined Heat C Alonzo Mourning $7,500, Knicks F Buck Williams $5,000 and Knicks F Charles Oakley $4,000 for roles in fight Saturday. Named 76ers G Allen Iverson Player of the Week.

Bulls: Signed F Matt Steigenga for rest of season.

Kings: Activated G-F Jeff Grayer from injured list. Placed G-F Kevin Gamble (strained back) on injured list.

WNBA: Signed C Tajama Abraham (George Washington), G Tamecka Dixon (Kansas) and G Kim Williams (DePaul).

College

Maine: Basketball G Andy Bedard will transfer from Boston College.

Angelo State: Reassigned women's basketball coach Peggy L. rTC Davis. Named Kathleen Brasfield interim women's basketball coach.

Wake Forest: Women's basketball coach Karen Freeman resigned to join staff of WNBA Charlotte Sting.

Football

Lions: Agreed to contract terms with TE Pete Metzelaars and OL Ariel Solomon.

Hockey

NHL: Named Senators G Ron Tugnutt Player of the Week and Player of the Month. Named Senators D Wade Redden Rookie of the Month.

Bruins: Reassigned G Rob Tallas, D Anders Myrvold and RW Landon Wilson to AHL Providence.

Canadiens: Recalled D Brad Brown from AHL Fredericton.

Capitals: Reassigned LW Andrew Brunette and RW Jaroslav Svejkovsky to AHL Portland.

Flames: Reassigned LW Sergei Yarlamov to AHL Saint John. Signed C Steve Begin to amateur tryout agreement.

Islanders: Assigned RW Steve Webb and LW Ken Belanger to AHL Kentucky.

Oilers: Recalled G Chris Wickenheiser from WHL Portland.

Team USA: Announced that Islanders GM Mike Milbury would serve as GM.

Pub Date: 4/15/97

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