October 27, 2004
Moves Baseball ATHLETICS: Named Rene Lachemann bench coach. Announced pitching coach Curt Young, hitting coach Dave Hudgens, bullpen coach Bob Geren, first base coach Brad Fischer and third base coach Ron Washington agreed to one-year contracts. Basketball NBA: Suspended Grizzlies F/C Lorenzen Wright one game for shoving Bucks C Zaza Pachulia in the face in Oct. 21 game. CAVALIERS: Waived F/C Art Long. HAWKS: Promoted Chris Grant to vice president of basketball operations and assistant general manager.
August 31, 2000
Baseball Blue Jays: Extended working agreement with Triple-A Syracuse through 2004. Cubs: Sent OF Brant Brown to Triple-A Iowa. Purchased contract of OF Ross Gload from Iowa. Diamondbacks: Purchased contract of P Darren Holmes from Triple-A Tucson. Optioned P Geraldo Guzman to Tucson. Marlins: Named Doug Strange scouting supervisor for Georgia and North Florida. Mets: Purchased contract of OF Timoniel Perez from Single-A Pittsfield. Optioned P Jerrod Riggan to Double-A Binghamton. Acquired minor-league IF Jorge Velandia from Athletics OF Nelson Cruz.
November 24, 1996
BasketballNets: Placed F Xavier McDaniel on injured list.FootballBills: Signed S Mike Salmon to practice squad.Chargers: Placed LB Glen Young on IR. Signed DE Vernon Edwards from practice squad. Released CB Michael Swift from practice squad.HockeyBruins: Recalled G Rob Tallas from AHL Providence.Panthers: Recalled RW Jason Podollan, C Steve Washburn and D Geoff Smith from AHL Carolina.Sharks: Recalled C Dody Wood and D Chris LiPuma from AHL Kentucky.Stars: Sent G Roman Turek to IHL Michigan and LW Marc Labelle to IHL Milwaukee.
October 8, 1998
BaseballAthletics: Agreed to terms with P Mark Mulder, second draft pick overall in first round.Brewers: Assigned OF Todd Dunn to Triple-A Louisville. Minor-league hitting coordinator Larry Hisle resigned.Devil Rays: Claimed P Cory Lidle off waivers from Diamondbacks.Diamondbacks: Assigned P Chris Michalak to Triple-A Tucson. P Joel Adamson and P Ken Robinson cleared waivers. P Efrain Valdez chose free agency.Mets: Activated P Jason Isringhausen, C Vance Wilson, P Brad Clontz, P Hector Mercado and IF Craig Paquette from 60-day DL; sent Clontz, Mercado, Paquette, P Josias Manzanillo and IF Todd Haney outright to Triple-A Norfolk.
August 29, 1995
Arizona Cardinals -- Signed CB Ben Smith and LB Simon Shanks.Atlanta Falcons -- Acquired OL Gene Williams from the Cleveland Browns, for an undisclosed 1996 draft pick.Carolina Panthers -- Waived RB Barry Foster. Signed RB Derrick Moore. Acquired LB Travis Hill from Cleveland for past considerations. Claimed DL Jeff Zgonina off waivers from Pittsburgh, WR Michael Bates off waivers from Seattle. Reached an injury settlement with CB James Williams. Signed DL Jeff Fields to the practice squad.