BaseballBraves: Agreed to terms with P Pedro Borbon on a...


January 07, 1998


Braves: Agreed to terms with P Pedro Borbon on a one-year contract.

Cardinals: Agreed to terms with P Kent Bottenfield on a one-year contract.

Cubs: Invited seven non-roster players to their major-league camp: C Jose Molina, C Alan Zinter, IF Tim Unroe, OF Derrick White, P Kennie Steenstra, P Ben VanRyn and P Kery Wood.

Expos: Agreed to terms with OF Derrick May on a minor-league contract.

Pirates: Assigned 1B David Kennedy to Triple-A Nashville.

Rangers: Purchased the contract of P Jeff Zimmerman from Winnipeg of the Northern League.

Twins: Agreed to terms with P Ricky Bones on a minor-league contract. Named Randy Popple strength and conditioning coach and Hector Otero Puerto Rico area scout.

USA Baseball: Named Paul V. Seiler director of national team baseball operations.


4 Nets: Waived C Jack Haley and F Xavier McDaniel.

Knicks: Signed G-F Anthony Bowie. Waived G-F Pete Myers.

Raptors: Signed F Bob McCann and G Lloyd Daniels to 10-day contracts.

Spurs: Waived F Charles Smith.


Chattanooga: Named Rich Draganac offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach.

East Carolina: Named Steve Shankweiler offensive line coach. Fired Jim Fleming, defensive backs coach.

New Mexico: Named Curtis Modkins defensive backfield coach.


Jaguars: Signed WR Jermaine Ross, DT Dwaine Robinson and S Tre Thomas.


Capitals: Recalled C Andrei Nikolishin from AHL Portland.

Devils: Recalled C Sergei Brylin from AHL Albany.

Red Wings: Recalled LW Darryl Laplante from AHL Adirondack. Assigned RW Alexandre Jacques to ECHL Toledo.

Pub Date: 1/07/98

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