BaseballBlue Jays: Renewed the contracts of RHP Robert...


March 06, 1998


Blue Jays: Renewed the contracts of RHP Robert Person and RHP Chris Carpenter. Agreed to terms with OF Jose Cruz and OF Robert Perez on one-year contracts. Reassigned RHP Billy Koch, RHP Mark Sievert, RHP Shannon Withem, INF Jeff Patzke, INF Santiago Henry, INF Jossephang Bernhardt and C Luis Rodriguez to their minor-league camp.

Twins: Renewed the contract of OF Matt Lawton. Agreed to terms with RHP LaTroy Hawkins, LHP Travis Miller, RHP Dan Naulty, RHP Todd Ritchie, INF Denny Hocking and OF Alex Ochoa.


Blazers: Waived F Dontonio Wingfield. Signed G Gary Grant to a 10-day contract. Placed Vincent Askew on injured list.

Jazz: Declined to sign C William Cunningham for the remainder of the season.

Warriors: Signed G Gerald Madkins to a 10-day contract.


Dolphins: Re-signed QB Craig Erickson to a two-year contract.

Frankfurt (NFL Europe): Named Wes Chandler offensive coordinator.


NHL: Suspended Philadelphia Flyers F Daniel Lacroix for three games and fined him $1,000 for a cross-check against New York Islanders D Rich Pilon in a game on March 3.

Canucks: Reassigned LW Darren Sinclair to ECHL Raleigh.

Flyers: Recalled RW John Druce from AHL Philadelphia.

Horse racing

Thoroughbred Racing Association: Announced the resignation of Conrad Sobkowiak, director of the service bureau, to become director of racing development at Delaware Park.


Akron: Hired Bob Morris as passing-game coordinator and Joe Palmisano defensive coordinator.

Army: Announced the resignation of Lynn Chiavaro, women's basketball coach.

Chowan: Hired Steve Lee as football coach.

Florida State: Announced G Devonaire Deas has left the men's basketball team.

Holy Cross: Hired Richard M. Regan as athletics director, effective July 1.

North Texas: Hired Bruce Bell as running backs coach.

Southern Methodist: Hired Greg Briner as offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach; Eric Schumann assistant head coach, defensive coordinator and secondary coach; Randy Williams offensive line coach and recruiting coordinator; and Warren Belin and Derek Dooley assistant recruiting coordinators.

Tulane: Hired Bruce Bell as running backs coach.

Pub Date: 3/06/98

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