BaseballCardinals: Activated OF Ray Lankford from 15-day...


April 23, 1997


Cardinals: Activated OF Ray Lankford from 15-day DL. Optioned P Brady Raggio to Triple-A Louisville.

Cubs: Recalled P Dave Swartzbaugh from Triple-A Iowa. Placed P Larry Casian (groin) on 15-day DL.


Suns: Activated F-C Mark Bryant from injured list. De-activated C Horacio Llamas from playoff roster.

Grizzlies: Re-hired Lionel Hollins, assistant coach. Fired Rex Hughes and Jimmy Powell, assistant coaches.

American Basketball League: Signed G-F Kate Starbird to three-year contract with Seattle.


Boston U.: Signed Dennis Wolff, men's basketball coach, to seven-year contract.

Liberty: Named Kim Graham athletic director.

Maryland-Eastern Shore: Signed Marlena Smith (Lexington, Ky.) to women's basketball national letter of intent.


Broncos: Signed free-agent LB Arnold Ale, who had been with Chargers. Signed CB Dalton Simmons, TE Matt Lepsis, QB Tom Beck, C K. C. Jones, DT David Richie and WR Chad Mackey.

Chiefs: Re-signed FB Donnell Bennett to four-year contract.

Eagles: Released K Gary Anderson and CB Don Griffin. Agreed to terms with DE Damion Cooper, LB DeShawn Fogle, G Anthony Heyward, C Dan Hoover, FB Maurice McGregor, DB Anthony Rice, G Kireem Swinton, WR James Thrash and RB Corey Walker.

49ers: Signed G Derrick Deese to three-year contract.

Jaguars: Released CB Mickey Washington. Waived QB Steve Taneyhill.

Packers: Waived S Monty Grow and CB Buster Owens.

Panthers: Signed FB Brian O'Neal.

Patriots: Re-signed C Mike Gisler. Signed DE Jermaine Miles.

Rams: Signed P Will Brice. Released DT Jimmie Jones, LB Rico Mack and RB Travis Cozart.

Redskins: Signed P Lance Anderson, FB Kerry Bennett, LB Larry Echols, LB Kal Truluck, OT Matt Maritz, OT Ozell Powell, DB Jonathan Maxwell and DT Dwaine Robinson.

Ottawa (CFL): Announced retirement of QB David Archer.

Pub Date: 4/23/97

Baltimore Sun Articles
Please note the green-lined linked article text has been applied commercially without any involvement from our newsroom editors, reporters or any other editorial staff.