BaseballAL: Suspended Tigers manager Larry Parrish and C...


June 08, 1999


AL: Suspended Tigers manager Larry Parrish and C Brad Ausmus for two games and fined them after ejections on May 31 for overly aggressive arguing with umpire Chuck Meriweather. Named Angels 3B Troy Glaus and White Sox 1B-DH Frank Thomas AL Player of the Week.

NL: Named Diamondbacks OF Steve Finley Player of the Week.

Astros: Activated IF Ricky Gutierrez from 15-day DL. Optioned IF Carlos Hernandez to Triple-A New Orleans.

Athletics: Recalled P Tim Hudson from Triple-A Vancouver.

Blue Jays: Purchased the contracts of IF Chris Woodward and former Orioles IF-OF Willie Greene from Triple-A Syracuse.

Indians: Sent P Rich DeLucia outright to Triple-A Buffalo. Promoted SS John McDonald from Double-A Akron.

Rangers: Sent P Eric Gunderson to Triple-A Oklahoma for medical rehabilitation stint that can last up to 30 days.

Rockies: Activated IF Kurt Abbott from DL. Optioned IF-OF Chris Sexton to Triple-A Colorado Springs.

Royals: Suspended Triple-A Omaha manager Ron Johnson four games for not adhering to club policy.

Tigers: Optioned P Matt Anderson to Triple-A Toledo. Recalled P Nelson Cruz from Toledo.


USBL: Raleigh Cougars ceased operations.

Washington (USBL): Released C Brian Watkins. Placed G Moochie Norris and G-F Lonnie Harrell on inactive list. Signed G Kevin Thompson and G Antoine Brockington (Coppin State).

Winnipeg (IBA): Re-signed coach Darryl Dawkins.


MAAC: Named Mount St. Mary's senior captain Demonta Stanton, a defensive midfielder from Northwestern, to lacrosse all-conference team.

Georgia: Women's assistant basketball coach Evelyn Blalock resigned.

UMES: Named Wilhelmenia Wright-Harrison women's volleyball coach; she had been at Norfolk State the past nine years. Named Charles Howard assistant men's basketball coach, effective July 1.

New Mexico: Named Troy Weaver men's assistant basketball coach.

North Carolina-Asheville: Named Ryan Odom men's assistant basketball coach.

North Carolina State: Named Jenny Kuziemski women's assistant basketball coach.


Packers: Signed CB Antuan Edwards, 25th pick in draft, to multi-year contract. Placed RB Brent Moss, LB Antonio London and OT Antoine Davis on waivers.

Dolphins: Signed rookie LB Bryan Jones to three-year contract.

Seahawks: Named Dick Roach defensive assistant.


PGA Tour: Named Kemper Open winner Rich Beem Player of the Month.

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