BaseballAL: Named Royals 3B Joe Randa Player of the Month...


August 03, 1999


AL: Named Royals 3B Joe Randa Player of the Month, Yankees' Hideki Irabu Pitcher of the Month and Indians 2B Roberto Alomar Player of the Week.

NL: Named Cardinals 1B Mark McGwire Player of the Month, Diamondbacks' Randy Johnson Pitcher of the Month and Mets 3B Robin Ventura Player of the Week.

Angels: Designated OF Reggie Williams for assignment.

Diamondbacks: Signed OF Luis Gonzalez to three-year, $12.5 million contract extension.

Dodgers: Will recall C Paul LoDuca from Triple-A Albuquerque and option C Angel Pena to Albuquerque today.

Mets: Added IF-OF Shawon Dunston to roster. Optioned IF Melvin Mora to Triple-A Norfolk.

Rangers: Assigned OF Tom Goodwin to Single-A Charlotte.

Tigers: Recalled P Francisco Cordero from Double-A Jacksonville.

Twins: Placed P Mark Redman on 15-day DL, retroactive to July 25. Recalled P Dan Perkins from Triple-A Salt Lake.

White Sox: Placed OF Darrin Jackson (back strain) on 15-day DL, retroactive to July 27.


Cavaliers: Named Bob Ociepka assistant coach.

76ers: Named Dave Coskey senior VP.

SuperSonics: Renounced rights to C Olden Polynice, G Drew Barry, G John Crotty and G Aaron Williams. Re-signed C Jelani McCoy to two-year contract.

San Diego (IBL): Named Jeff Malone assistant coach.


Clemson: Named Jody Hensen women's assistant basketball coach.

Maryland: Named Susan Homan assistant volleyball coach.


Bengals: Signed CB Charles Fisher to four-year contract.

Browns: Placed QB John Dutton on waived-injured list. Signed QB Thad Busby.

Eagles: LB Chris Wing left team.

Falcons: Placed RB Gary Downs (torn lateral collateral ligament in right knee) on IR. Signed RB Harold Green.

49ers: Signed S Harold Piersey to one-year contract. Waived FB Ed Scissum.

Giants: Waived DE Greg Derrick.

Packers: Waived LB Jeremy Beutler. Announced that RB Chris McCoy returned to Navy.

Panthers: Signed DL Jerome Davis, who had been with Lions, and DL Pio Sagapolutele, who had been with Saints. Waived DB Ryan Sutter. Released DB Tyrone Legette.

Raiders: P Jeff Buckley left team. Signed TE Scott Thompson.


Avalanche: Re-signed D Greg de Vries and F Shean Donovan.

Blackhawks: Signed unrestricted free-agent LW Wendel Clark, who had been with Red Wings, to one-year contract with option for second season.

Flames: Re-signed G Fred Brathwaite.

Flyers: Signed LW Mike Maneluk to a one-year contract.

Hurricanes: Agreed to terms with D Dave Karpa on one-year contract.

Panthers: Re-signed C Chris Wells to one-year contract and D John Jakopin to two-year contract.

Penguins: Agreed to terms with restricted free-agent D Jiri Slegr on multi-year contract.

Sabres: Re-signed LW Geoff Sanderson and D Jason Holland, both restricted free agents, to one-year contracts and unrestricted free-agent D James Patrick to multi-year contract.

Thrashers: Signed free-agent C Ray Ferraro, who had been with Kings.

Pub Date: 8/03/99

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