BaseballBlue Jays: Promoted VP of baseball/GM Gord Ash to...


March 03, 1998


Blue Jays: Promoted VP of baseball/GM Gord Ash to executive VP.

Expos: Renewed contracts of SS Mark Grudzielanek, OF Vladimir Guerrero, P Dustin Hermanson, P Ugueth Urbina and P Matt Wagner. Re-signed P Anthony Telford and IF Hiram Bocachica.

Giants: Agreed to one-year contracts with SS Rich Aurilia and OF Dante Powell.

Marlins: Renewed contracts of C Gregg Zaun and SS Edgar Renteria.

Orioles: Purchased contract of P Anthony Vitale from Kalamazoo of independent Frontier League.

Pirates: Announced working agreement with Hyundai of Korean Baseball Organization and that Hyundai coach Duk Kyu Yoon will join minor-league staff. Signed South Korean P Ho Bong Go and P Chang Hwan Moon to minor-league contracts. Renewed contract of RF Jose Guillen.

Rangers: Agreed to one-year contracts with P Rick Helling, P Mark Brandenburg and P Danny Patterson. Renewed contract of IF Fernando Tatis.


NBA: Named Spurs C Tim Duncan Rookie of the Month.

Bulls: Signed F Dickey Simpkins. Waived F David Vaughn.

Magic: Signed G Kevin Ollie to 10-day contract. Waived G Spud Webb.

Spurs: Activated F Chuck Person from injured list.

CBA: Conditionally approved St. Charles, Mo., as new franchise for 1999-2000.


ACC: Named Clemson F Greg Buckner men's basketball Player of the Week and Duke C Elton Brand Rookie of the Week.

Notre Dame: Hired Stanford offensive line coach Dave Borbely to same position.

Swarthmore: Named Peter Alvanos football coach.

Wheeling Jesuit: Men's basketball coach Jay DeFruscio resigned to become full-time athletic director.

Winthrop: Will not renew contracts of men's basketball coach Dan Kenney (51-103) and assistants Bobby Stevens and Greg Domecq.


Broncos: Signed free-agent DE Marvin Washington, who had been with 49ers.

Dolphins: Re-signed unrestricted free-agent RB Bernie Parmalee to two-year contract. Signed free-agent WR Kevin Alexander to two-year contract.

Eagles: Signed unrestricted free-agent G Keith Sims, who had been with Redskins, to two-year contract worth about $2.8 million. Signed WR Rico Cannon, G Pat Kesi, DT Matt Storm and WR Sheddrick Wilson. Released CB Fredric Ford and TE Andre President.

Falcons: Agreed to two-year contract with OT Corey Louchiey, who had been with Bills.

Lions: Signed QB Jim Miller, who had been with Jaguars and Falcons, to one-year contract.

Oilers: Re-signed unrestricted free-agent DT Henry Ford to multi-year contract.

Seahawks: Re-signed RB Steve Broussard to three-year contract.

Vikings: Moved Chip Myers to quarterbacks coach. Named Hubbard Alexander wide receivers coach.


NHL: Named Sabres G Dominik Hasek Player of the Month.

Hurricanes: Signed D Mark McMahon.

Kings: Recalled G Frederic Chabot from IHL Houston.

Pub Date: 3/03/98

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.