March 11, 1998
BaseballAstros: Purchased contract of P Jeff Love from independent Waterbury and signed him to minor-league contract.Indians: Optioned P Mike Matthews, OF Scott Morgan and OF Alex Ramirez to Triple-A Buffalo. Assigned P Jason Grimsley, P Willie Martinez, P Jamie McAndrew, C Steven Soliz, IF Jolbert Cabrera and IF Torey Lovullo to minor-league camp.Mariners: Assigned P Damaso Marte and P Maximo de la Rosa to Double-A Orlando. Sent IF Jeff Berblinger, OF Rickey Cradle and P Jarod Juelsgaard to minor-league camp.
September 17, 1994
Auto racingIndy Racing League -- Named Jerome Hauer commissioner. The new series, which will be sanctioned entirely by U.S. Auto Club, is scheduled to begin in 1996.BaseballBoston Red Sox -- Announced a two-year working agreement with Trenton of the Double-A Eastern League.Chicago White Sox -- Announced that minor-league OF Michael Jordan will report to their Florida instructional league team in Sarasota on Friday.Colorado Rockies -- Announced that P Darren Holmes will undergo surgery on his right elbow Monday and that OF Ellis Burks will have surgery on his left wrist Tuesday.
July 23, 1992
BASEBALL American League * CHICAGO WHITE SOX -- Assigned Dan Pasqua, outfielder, to Birmingham of the Southern League on a rehabilitation assignment.* CLEVELAND INDIANS -- Optioned Jeff Mutis, pitcher, to Colorado Springs of the Pacific Coast League. Purchased the contract of Rod Nichols, pitcher, from Colorado Springs.* MINNESOTA TWINS -- Activated Mike Pagliarulo, third baseman, from the 15-day disabled list. Purchased the contract of Paul Abbott, pitcher, from Portland of the Pacific Coast League.
July 7, 1992
BASEBALL COMMISSIONERS OFFICE -- Announced the realignment of the National League, effective next season, shifting the Atlanta Braves and Cincinnati Reds to the Eastern Division and the Chicago Cubs and St. Louis Cardinals to the Western Division.American LeagueKANSAS CITY ROYALS -- Activated David Howard, shortstop, from the disabled list and optioned him to Omaha of the American Association.OAKLAND ATHLETICS -- Recalled Scott Brosius, infielder, from Tacoma of the Pacific Coast League. Sent Dann Howitt, outfielder, to Tacoma.
July 6, 1992
BASEBALL American League NEW YORK YANKEES -- Placed Steve Farr, pitcher, on the day disabled list, retroactive to June 30. Purchased the contract of Curt Young, pitcher, from Columbus of the International League.National League CINCINNATI REDS -- Optioned Tony Menendez, pitcher, to Nashville of the American Association. Recalled Keith Brown, pitcher, from Nashville.HOUSTON ASTROS -- Activated Mark Portugal, pitcher, from the disabled list. Placed Rafael Ramirez, shortstop, on the 15-day disabled list.