October 2, 2007
Moves Baseball ORIOLES -- Released P Jaret Wright and P Victor Zambrano. Didn't renew contracts of Double-A Bowie manager Bien Figueroa and Delmarva strength and conditioning coach Ken Conner. Basketball HORNETS -- Signed F Ryan Bowen, G Trey Johnson and F Anthony Richardson. KNICKS -- Signed G Walker Russell Jr., G Roderick Wilmont, G-F Demetrius Nichols and G Jared Jordan. LAKERS -- Signed F Andre Patterson. NETS -- Signed F Rod Benson, G Mateen Cleaves, G Eddie Gill and F Jumaine Jones.
December 23, 1995
BasketballCeltics: Transferred C Thomas Hamilton from injured list to suspended list.Raptors: Placed G Vincenzo Esposito on injured list. Activated F Tony Massenburg (Maryland) from injured list.CollegeMEAC: Contract of commissioner Ken Free will not be renewed after June 30, 1996.Indiana: Named Steve Stripling defensive coordinator and Jim Muehling defensive and nose tackles coach.Elon: Named Al Seagraves football coach.New Mexico Highlands: Football coach Jim Ewan resigned.Northern Illinois: Named Joe Novak football coach.
March 21, 1999
BaseballAthletics: Optioned P Juan Perez and C Danny Ardoin to Triple-A Vancouver. Optioned P Luis Vizcaino to Double-A Midland. Assigned IF Jeff Ball and OF Brian Lesher and OF Mike Neill to minor-league camp.Blue Jays: Optioned 3B Casey Blake to Triple-A Syracuse.Cubs: Optioned IF Jason Maxwell and P Phil Norton to Triple-A Iowa. Assigned P Scott Watkins to minor-league camp.Indians: Reassigned P Paul Wagner to minor-league camp.Red Sox: Optioned P Brian Barkley and P Jin Ho Cho to Triple-A Pawtucket.
March 12, 1999
BaseballAstros: Agreed to one-year contracts with P Scott Elarton, OF Richard Hidalgo, C Mitch Meluskey, P Chris Holt, IF Russ Johnson, P Jose Cabrera, P Dean Crow and P Trever Miller.Blue Jays: Reassigned P Isabel Giron to minor-league camp.Indians: Renewed contract of P Bartolo Colon for one year.Phillies: Assigned P Rob Burger, P Dave Coggin, P Sean Fesh, P Tony Fiore, P Steve Schrenk, P Anthony Shumaker and P Randy Wolf to minor-league camp.Pirates: Assigned P Manuel Bernal, P Brian O'Connor, C Reed Secrist and 1B Domingo Martinez to minor-league camp.
February 23, 1996
BaseballAstros: Agreed to terms with P Alvin Morman, P Shane Reynolds, P Donne Wall and IF Ricky Gutierrez.Blue Jays: Agreed to terms with 2B Felipe Crespo and 3B Tom Evans.Dodgers: Agreed to terms with P Hideo Nomo on three-year contract.Giants: Signed P Derek Lilliquist to minor-league contract.Mariners: Signed P Salomon Torres.Mets: Reached terms with P Juan Acevedo.Rangers: Sold contract of P Balvino Galvez to Japanese League Yomiuri.State Association of Baseball Coaches: Named Western Maryland coach Dave Seibert 1995 College Coach of the Year.