BaseballCubs: Agreed to minor-league contracts with 1B...


November 14, 1998


Cubs: Agreed to minor-league contracts with 1B Scott Stahoviak, P Steve Gajkowski, P Andrew Lorraine, P Scott Watkins, OF Allen Battle and C Alan Zinter; invited them to spring training as nonroster players.

Expos: Named Don Reynolds director of player development and Randy Kierce assistant director of international scouting.

Mariners: Retained Triple-A Tacoma manager Dave Meyers.

Detroit Tigers: Added Derrick Ross, Buddy Paine, Tim Grieve, Pat Murtaugh and Ellis Williams to scouting staff.


Downtown Athletic Club of Orlando: Named following candidates for Butkus Award, which is given to nation's best linebacker: Florida junior Jevon Kearse, Southern California junior Chris Claiborne and Texas A&M senior Dat Nguyen.

Catholic: Named Bob Wagner, Steve Howes and Brian Duignan men's assistant basketball coaches.

Eastern Kentucky: Named Jeffrey P. Long athletics director.

Monmouth, N.J.: G Darren Kennedy is leaving basketball team.

Washington & Jefferson: Football coach John Luckhardt retired.


NFL: Fined Broncos $15,000 for not disclosing rib injury that limited QB John Elway to five plays last week against Chargers.

NFL Players Association: Suspended agent Ed Sewell for six months for negotiating contract for player without having the player first sign a representation agreement, then suing player for unpaid fees rather than submitting dispute to arbitration.

Giants: Claimed DB Curtis Buckley off waivers from 49ers. Placed S Rodney Young (cracked vertebrae in lower back) on IR.

Patriots: Signed LB Shawn Stuckey from practice squad. Waived WR Anthony Ladd.

Redskins: Placed TE Jamie Asher (knee) on IR.

Nashville (Arena): Signed WR-DB Issac Booth, a former Raven.


NHL: Suspended Oilers D Sean Brown three games without pay dTC for stick-swinging incident that injured Senators RW Daniel Alfredsson.

Avalanche: Agreed to multi-year contract extensions with D Adam Foote and RW Jeff Odgers.

Blackhawks: Acquired D Bryan Muir from Devils for future considerations. Placed nine-time All-Star D Chris Chelios (pulled groin muscle) on IR.

Blues: Assigned G Brent Johnson to AHL Worcester. Assigned D Libor Zabransky from AHL Worcester to Czech League Vsetin.

Coyotes: Assigned G Scott Langkow to IHL Las Vegas.

Pub Date: 11/14/98

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