For The Record


May 20, 2006

The quiz

OUCH -- Melvin Mora, who signed a contract extension yesterday, is second on the Orioles' career list in times being hit by a pitch with 77. Who is first with 148? Answer below



MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL -- Suspended Astros P Russ Springer four games and fined him undisclosed amount for throwing multiple pitches at Barry Bonds in a May 16 game against Giants. Suspended Astros manager Phil Garner one game for Springer's actions.

ORIOLES -- Signed 3B Melvin Mora to three-year contract extension through 2009 season.

RANGERS -- Recalled P Robinson Tejeda from Triple-A Oklahoma. Placed P Antonio Alfonseca on 15-day DL with elbow soreness.

REDS -- Signed P Joe Mays to minor-league contract and assigned him to Triple-A Louisville. Released OF Brian Buchanan.

RED SOX -- Placed P Mike Holtz on 15-day DL. Recalled P Abe Alvarez.

YANKEES -- Placed OF Bubba Crosby on 15-day DL with strained right hamstring. Purchased contract of OF Mitch Jones from Triple-A Columbus.


RAPTORS -- Announced contract of assistant coach Gene Keady was not renewed.


NCAA -- Placed Bradley on probation for one year in case involving three men's basketball prospective student-athletes and one men's basketball student-athlete who were paid for work they did not perform. Placed Savannah State on probation for three years, restricted expense paid visits in football and adopted number of penalties that were self-imposed by the institution in a case involving major violations in its football program.

FORDHAM -- Named Cathy Andruzzi women's basketball coach.

GEORGIA -- Signed women's basketball coach Andy Landers to four-year contract extension through 2011 season.

NORTH DAKOTA -- Named Brian Jones men's basketball coach.

OKLAHOMA STATE -- Men's basketball coach Eddie Sutton announced his retirement. Named coach-designate Sean Sutton men's basketball coach.

ST. BONAVENTURE -- Named Andy Johnston men's assistant basketball coach.


CHIEFS -- Agreed to terms on one-year contracts with T Jordan Black, DE Jimmy Wilkerson, CB Benn Sapp and K Lawrence Tynes. Waived WR Kyle Brown, WR Travis La Tendresse, WR Ryan Waller and T Derek Morris.

FALCONS -- Released K Seth Marler.

JAGUARS -- Signed WR Troy Edwards and WR Randy Hymes.


PENGUINS -- Signed C Tyler Kennedy to multi-year contract.

STARS -- Signed LW John Lammers to three-year contract.



Old Dominion 9, Towson 8, 18 inn. Stony Brook 12, UMBC 3 MEAC Tournamnet Coppin State 5, N.C. A&T 4


NJCAA Div. III Tournament Losers' bracket Anne Arundel CC 8, Ridgewater (Mn) 0 Anne Arundel CC 9, C. DuPage (Ill.) 4

Quiz answer

Brady Anderson.

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