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December 08, 1998

Baseball

Angels: Agreed to terms with P Jack McDowell and IF Randy Velarde on one-year contracts, and IF Craig Shipley on a minor-league contract.

Blue Jays: Signed P Dave Stieb to minor-league contract.

Cardinals: Re-signed OF Willie McGee to a one-year contract. Signed IF Pat Kelly to a minor-league contract. Offered salary arbitration to C Tom Lampkin.

Cubs: Re-signed 3B Gary Gaetti and OF Glenallen Hill.

Dodgers: Named Alvaro Espinosa manager, Mark Brewer pitching coach and John Debrus hitting coach at Single-A Vero Beach. Named Rick Burleson manager and Dean Treanor pitching coach at Single-A San Bernardino. Named Tom Beyers minor-league hitting coordinator and Todd Claussen major-league strength and conditioning coach.

Expos: Named Jeff Cox manager at Triple-A Ottawa.

Indians: Agreed to terms with OF Mark Whiten on a one-year contract.

Marlins: Outrighted contract of OF Fletcher Bates to Triple-A Charlotte.

Padres: Signed free-agent P Mark Langston to a minor-league contract.

Phillies: Named Gordon Lakey director of major-league scouting.

Royals: Announced they will not offer salary arbitration to P Ricky Bones, OF Shane Mack, 1B-OF Hal Morris and IF Terry Pendleton. Claimed P Dario Veras off waivers from Boston.

Tigers: Assigned P Greg Keagle to Triple-A Toledo. Claimed P Bryan Corey off waivers from Arizona. Designated P Marino Santana for assignment.

Twins: Named Scott Ullger hitting coach.

White Sox: Named Jerry Hairston manager at Rookie League Tucson, Juan Nieves pitching coach at Single-A Winston-Salem, Gary Ward hitting coach at Triple-A Charlotte and Rafael Santana minor-league infield instructor.

Basketball

Minnesota (WNBA): Announced team will be known as Lynx.

Orlando (WNBA): Named Rick Stukes assistant coach.

College

Baylor: Fired Dave Roberts, football coach.

Southern Mississippi: Announced the resignation of John dTC Thompson, defensive coordinator, so he can become a coach with Memphis.

Football

Cowboys: Released CB Terry Billups. Signed LB Brandon Tolbert from the practice squad.

Dolphins: Signed S Brian Walker to two-year contract extension through 2000.

Eagles: Promoted S Sean Wooden from practice squad. Released S Matt Stevens.

Hockey

NHL: Buffalo Sabres G Dominik Hasek was selected Player of the Week.

Avalanche: Sent RW Christian Matte to AHL Hershey.

Maple Leafs: Recalled G Glenn Healy from IHL Chicago.

Soccer

Blast (NPSL): Placed D Lance Johnson and F Mark Southern on && injured list. Waived G David Tennay. Signed G Brett Phillips. Acquired M Franklin McIntosh from St. Louis.

Rockers (NPSL): Acquired F Bo Vuckovic from Kansas City.

Pub Date: 12/08/98

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