BaseballAL: Named Yankees 3B Wade Boggs Player of the...


September 16, 1997


AL: Named Yankees 3B Wade Boggs Player of the Week.

NL: Named Cubs P Mark Clark Player of the Week. Reduced suspension of Cubs C Tyler Houston from two games to one, for fighting in a game against Giants on Aug. 13.

Angels: Announced that Anaheim Stadium has been renamed Edison International Field of Anaheim under a $50 million, 20-year sponsorship deal.

Yankees: Claimed former Orioles P Joe Borowski off waivers from Braves. Recalled 1B Ivan Cruz from Triple-A Columbus. Designated OF Matt Luke for assignment.


Grizzlies: Signed C Ivano Newbill, who had been with Hawks.

Raptors: Signed F Tracy McGrady, No. 9 draft pick overall, of Mount Zion Christian Academy in Durham, N.C., for $4.7 million over three years.


ACC: Named Virginia junior G Brock Yetso (Centennial) men's soccer Player of the Week. Named Maryland junior F Keri Sarver women's soccer Player of the Week.

Centennial Conference: Named Western Maryland sophomore LB Tommy Selecky football Defensive Player of the Week. Named Johns Hopkins RB Adam Gentile and LB Anthony Infantini to honor roll.

MEAC: Named Morgan State's Claron Etherly Offensive Lineman the Week.

Patriot League: Named Towson LB Jim Colongo Defensive Player of the Week and Towson WR Adam Overbey (McDonough) Rookie of the Week.

Morgan State: Announced freshman QB David Hale and freshman PK Jesus Tarrango have left football team for personal reasons.


Colts: Signed C Jason Johnson to practice squad.


Capitals: Signed D Rick Mrozik. Reassigned F Shawn McNeil, F Justin Davis, F Chad Cavanagh, D Nick Boynton, D Jean-Francois Fortin, D Aaron Fransen, G Pierre-Luc Therrien and G Curtis Cruickshank.

Pub Date: 9/16/97

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