BaseballAL: Named Mariners OF Ken Griffey and Yankees P...


July 07, 1998


AL: Named Mariners OF Ken Griffey and Yankees P David Cone co-Players of the Week.

NL: Named Dodgers OF Raul Mondesi Player of the Week.

Astros: Acquired former Orioles minor-league P Jay Powell and C Scott Makarewicz from Marlins for C Ramon Castro.

Cubs: Designated OF Terrell Lowery for assignment.

Devil Rays: Reinstated P Wilson Alvarez from 15-day DL and P Bryan Rekar from 60-day DL. Optioned P Dennis Springer and P Matt Reubel to Triple-A Durham.

Indians: Gave C Ron Karkovice unconditional release.


WNBA: Fined Los Angeles' Mwadi Mabika $350 for hitting Utah's Margo Dydek with open hand during game Thursday. Named Detroit's Cindy Brown Player of the Week.


Detroit: Alleghany Community College F Daniel Whye (Mount St. Joseph) signed basketball letter of intent.

Massachusetts-Lowell: Mount St. Joseph G B. J. Romanowski signed basketball letter of intent.

Montclair State: Named Ted Fiore, who twice coached St. Peter's to the NCAA tournament, men's basketball coach.

Sacred Heart: Football team will compete at NCAA Division I level this fall.


Buccaneers: Agreed to contract extension with CB Donnie Abraham.

Chargers: Signed DE Cedric Harden, fifth-round pick.

Raiders: Signed LB Travian Smith.


Flyers: Signed unrestricted free-agent C Marc Bureau, who had been with Canadiens, to three-year contract.

Predators: Signed unrestricted free-agent F Tom Fitzgerald, who had been with Avalanche, and named him captain.

Pub Date: 7/07/98

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