BaseballCalifornia Angels -- Agreed with OF John...


California Angels -- Agreed with OF John Morris on a 1-year contract worth approximately $200,000.


Cleveland Indians -- Agreed to terms with C Junior Ortiz on a 1-year contract.

Florida Marlins -- Signed P Clemente Nunez to a minor-league contract. Named Fernando Arroyo pitching coach of their Gulf Coast League team and Marty DeMerritt pitching coach of Class A Erie of the New York-Penn League.


San Francisco Giants -- Named Bill Robinson manager of Class AA Shreveport of the Texas League.


NBA -- Fined Utah Jazz F Karl Malone $10,000, and suspended him for 1 game for committing a flagrant foul against Detroit Pistons G Isiah Thomas during a Dec. 14 game. Fined Detroit Pistons G Darrell Walker $5,000 for leaving the bench area in an attempt to fight Malone. Fined Isaac Austin, David Benoit, Mike Brown, Tyron Corbin, Eric Murdock and Delaney Rudd of Utah and William Bedford, Mark Aguirre, Brad Sellers, Lance Blanks, Bob McCann and Charles Thomas of Detroit $500 for leaving the bench during the incident.

Minnesota Timberwolves -- Claimed G Tom Garrick off waivers from the San Antonio Spurs.


Illinois -- Named Denny Marcin defensive coordinator.

Mississippi -- Named Joe Lee Dunn defensive coordinator; Jim Carmody assistant head coach and defensive line coach. Reassigned Rick Petri to an administrative position in the program.

Navy -- Named Pat Owen head pro and varsity golf coach. Had held jobs on interim basis.


?3 Redlands -- Named Ross Mack men's soccer coach.


9- Cleveland Browns -- Waived TE Arthur Cox.


Chicago Blackhawks -- Traded D Trent Yawney to the Calgary Flames for LW Stephane Matteau.

Hartford Whalers -- Recalled C Mike Tomlak from Springfield of the American Hockey League.


New Jersey Devils -- Signed C David Emma to a multiyear contract.