Baseball AL: Named Devil Rays 3B Wade Boggs and Athletics...


August 10, 1999

Baseball AL: Named Devil Rays 3B Wade Boggs and Athletics SS Miguel Tejada Players of the Week. Announced Mariners P Jose Paniagua has dropped his appeal of a five-game suspension.

NL: Named Padres OF Tony Gwynn and Cardinals 1B Mark McGwire Players of the Week.

Blue Jays: Placed IF Craig Grebeck on 15-day DL, retroactive to Aug. 5. Recalled IF Chris Woodward from Triple-A Syracuse.

Expos: Placed SS Orlando Cabrera on 15-day DL. Purchased contract of SS Geoff Blum from Triple-A Ottawa.

Mets: Recalled P Dan Murray from Triple-A Norfolk.

Rockies: Recalled OF Edgard Clemente from Triple-A Colorado Springs.


76ers: Waived C Casey Shaw.

SuperSonics: Signed G Vernon Maxwell to a three-year contract.


NCAA: Suspended Oregon State QB Terrance Bryant for the first two games of the 1999 season for secondary rules infraction.

Conference USA: Appointed John McNamara associate commissioner.

Cornell: Named Andy Noel director of athletics.

Illinois: Dismissed C Fess Hawkins from the basketball team for "failure to take care of personal responsibilities."

Western Kentucky: Named Wood Selig director of athletics.


Bengals: Waived LB Tim Terry, G Scott Shaw and K Derek Schorejs.

Colts: Terminated the contract of DB Ray McElroy. Placed C Philip Armour on IR.

Jaguars: Signed OT Mike Webster. Waived WR Tory Taylor and DE Hunter Adams.

Packers: Placed R Michael Vaughn on waivers.

Redskins: Released S Marcus Stanton. Signed S Wendell Davis.


Canadiens: Signed G Frederic Chabot to a two-year contract and D Craig Rivet to a one-year contract.

Lightning: Named Rick Paterson professional scout.

Oilers: G Tommy Salo awarded one-year, $1.6 million contract by arbitrator.

Rangers: Signed G Jean-Francois Labbe.

Pub Date: 8/10/99

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