July 11, 1998
BaseballBlue Jays: P Luis Andujar cleared waivers and declined assignment to Triple-A Syracuse.Cardinals: Optioned P Manny Aybar to Triple-A Memphis.Dodgers: Activated P Darren Hall from 15-day DL.Giants: Activated 2B Jeff Kent. Placed SS Rich Aurilia (strained left groin) on 15-day DL.Red Sox: Recalled P Brian Rose from Triple-A injury-rehab assignment.Albany-Colonie (Independent): Signed P Fermin Cruz.CollegeCatholic U.: Women's lacrosse coach Jeanne Harrington resigned to take same position at Princeton.
July 13, 2002
For The Record Moves Baseball DEVIL RAYS: P Joe Kennedy dropped appeal of seven-game suspension for throwing at Blue Jays C Ken Huckaby on June 6. DODGERS: Activated C Chad Kreuter. Optioned C David Ross to Triple-A Las Vegas. INDIANS: Placed OF Matt Lawton on 15-day DL with strained left calf. Recalled IF-OF Bill Selby from Triple-A Buffalo. Signed former Orioles OF Karim Garcia and P Jason Rakers to minor-league contracts; assigned Garcia to Buffalo. Traded IF Anthony Medrano to Expos for 1B Nick Dempsey.
June 12, 1997
BaseballDevil Rays: Agreed to terms with OF Kenny Kelly. Signed P Robert Davis, C Toby Hall, C Carlos Vazquez and C Bart Carter.Indians: Recalled P Brian Anderson from Triple-A Buffalo. Optioned P Danny Graves to Buffalo.Mets: Signed SS Jason Brett and 3B Jason Bowring and assigned them to Rookie-level Kingsport. Signed P Eric Cammack, P David Lohrman, P Joseph Maberry, OF Jose Rijo-Berger and 3B Jason Roach and assigned them to Single-A Pittsfield. Signed SS Bobby Hill, C Brian Jenkins, C Clark Lambert, OF Nick Rains and 2B Anthony Valentine and assigned them to Rookie-level Gulf Coast League.
August 31, 2001
Baseball Dodgers: Optioned P Luke Prokopec to Triple-A Las Vegas. Recalled 3B Phil Hiatt to Las Vegas. Basketball Nets: Signed F Brian Scalabrine, 35th pick in NBA draft. College NCAA: Placed Jacksonville athletics program on five years' probation for violations in men's soccer program and for exhibiting lack of institutional control. ... Suspended 12 Marshall football players one game and two men's basketball players 30 percent of season for improperly receiving extra work benefits.
June 4, 1996
BaseballAstros: Recalled P Billy Wagner from Triple-A Tucson.Blue Jays: P Brian Bohanon accepted outright assignment and will report to Triple-A Syracuse.Padres: Recalled P Ron Villone from Triple-A Las Vegas.Rangers: Tentatively reached four-year spring lease extension with Port Charlotte, Fla.Reds: Placed OF Eric Anthony on 15-day DL, retroactive to Saturday. Recalled IF Eduardo Perez from Triple-A.Twins: Purchased IF Brian Raabe from Triple-A Salt Lake.CollegeAlcorn State: Named Davey Whitney men's basketball coach; he won nine SWAC titles from 1969 to 1989.
March 7, 2001
Baseball Blue Jays: Signed C Josh Phelps, C Jayson Werth, OF Andy Thompson, IF Ryan Freel, IF Cesar Izturis and P George Perez to one-year contracts. Optioned Phelps and C Joe Lawrence to Triple-A Syracuse. Phillies: Signed P Seung Lee and P Il Kim to minor-league contracts. Reds: Signed 1B Hal Morris to minor-league contract; invited him to spring training. Basketball Knicks: Placed C Luc Longley on injured list with left ankle pain and sore lower back and G Rick Brunson on injured list with right plantar fasciatis.