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December 09, 1998

Baseball

Blue Jays: Named Wayne Morgan director of international scouting and special assistant to GM. Announced that contract of Herb Rayburn, director of Latin American operations, will not be renewed. Named Patrick Guerrero Dominican Republic scout. Promoted Chris Buckley to assistant director of American scouting. Named Ty Nichols, Tim Huff and Andy Beene scouting supervisors.

Diamondbacks: Traded P Felix Rodriguez to Giants for future considerations.

Expos: Named Bob Cluck scout and Jerry Royster minor-league infield coordinator.

Indians: Re-signed OF Mark Whiten to non-guaranteed, one-year, contract. Refused salary arbitration on C Pat Borders, former Orioles P Jim Poole, former Orioles P Doug Jones, IF Jeff Branson and 2B Joey Cora.

L Mets: Named former Orioles coach John Stearns advance scout.

Giants: Named former Oriole Lenn Sakata manager of Single-A San Jose.

Yankees: Traded OF Chris Singleton to White Sox for player to be named.

College

Street & Smith Eddie Robinson Awards: Given to Florida A&M QB Patrick Bonner and Bethune-Cookman coach Alvin Wyatt, as top player and coach in black college football.

Clemson: Named Burton Burns, Reggie Herring, Jack Hines, Thielen Smith, Rick Stockstill and Ron West assistant football coaches.

Middle Tennessee State: Named Andy McCollum football coach.

Mississippi: Named John Latina to coaching staff.

Mount St. Mary's: G Andrea Bogart of Endwell, N.Y., signed a national letter of intent to play women's basketball.

FTC Northeast Louisiana: Named Bobby Kealser, who had been with McNeese State, football coach.

Football

NFL: Named Broncos QB John Elway Player of the Week.

Giants: Placed LB Scott Galyon on IR. Placed DT Keith Council to active roster.

Packers: Added practice squad member Brian Manning to the active roster. Waived HB Raymont Harris.

Redskins: Claimed S Matt Stevens off waivers from Eagles. Signed WR Henry Ellard.

Saints: Waived RB Ray Zellars.

Hockey

Canucks: Claimed C Harry York off waivers from Penguins.

Devils: Re-called D Ken Sutton from AHL Albany. Placed D Kevin Dean on IR.

Hurricanes: Recalled D Marek Malik and C Byron Ritchie from AHL New Haven.

Sabres: Assigned F Daniel Bienvenue to ECHL Jacksonville.

Pub Date: 12/09/98

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