BaseballAthletics: Purchased contract of OF Kerwin Moore...


January 28, 1998


Athletics: Purchased contract of OF Kerwin Moore from independent Catskill.

Braves: Agreed to one-year contract with OF Damon Hollins and P John Rocker.

Cardinals: Signed free-agent IF Craig Shipley, who had been with Padres, to minor-league contract with invitation to spring training.

Devil Rays: Invited 32 nonroster players to training camp, including four former Orioles: OF Dwight Smith, P Mark Eichhorn, OF Jerome Walton and OF Luis Polonia.

Indians: Named former first base coach Dave Nelson radio analyst and Mike Hegan to share radio play-by-play with Tom Hamilton.

Red Sox: Agreed to one-year contract with P Butch Henry, avoiding salary arbitration.

Rockies: Agreed to one-year contract with P Mark Thompson, avoiding salary arbitration. Agreed to one-year contracts with P Mike Munoz and IF Jason Bates.

Twins: Agreed to one-year contracts with P Jeff Harris, P Dan Perkins, P Fred Rath and P Benj Sampson.


WNBA: Assigned F Cindy Brown and C Razija Mujanovic to Detroit Shock.

Heat: Signed G Rex Walters for remainder of season. Waived G Gerald Madkins.


College Of Charleston: Suspended C Sedric Webber from basketball team for one game because of improper conduct in game Saturday.

Duke: Named Les Koenning Jr. offensive coordinator.

U.S. Coast Guard Academy: Named Bob Estock football coach.



Eagles: Named Dana Bible offensive coordinator.


NHL: Announced that Sharks LW Tony Granato, who has already been suspended one game for high-sticking and tripping incident Jan. 23, has been suspended additional game and fined $1,000 as result of incident.

Canucks: Recalled D Chad Allan and LW Dave Roberts from AHL Syracuse.

Capitals: Sent C Jan Bulis on loan to AHL Portland for conditioning.

Coyotes: Re-assigned D Sean Gagnon to AHL Springfield.

Flames: Recalled D Rocky Thompson from AHL Saint John.

Islanders: Assigned C Kit Miller to IHL Utah and RW Dane Jackson to AHL Rochester. Recalled RW Dan Plante from Utah.

Oilers: Re-assigned D Alexander Zhurik to Belarus national team.

Stars: Claimed C Jarrod Skalde off waivers from Sharks.

Pub Date: 1/28/98

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