BaseballNew York Yankees -- Named Daniel McCarthy...


New York Yankees -- Named Daniel McCarthy general partner.


Pittsburgh Pirates -- Agreed with P Bob Walk (9-2, 3.60 ERA) to a two-year contract worth approximately $3 million.



NBA -- Fined Indiana Pacers F Chuck Person $7,500 for elbowing Chicago Bulls G John Paxson. Fined F Scott Williams, F Stacey King, C Cliff Levingston, C Will Perdue, G Bobby Hansen, G B.J. Armstrong and F Craig Hodges of Chicago and G George McCloud, C Greg Dreiling, F LaSalle Thompson, F Dale Davis and F Kenny Williams of Indiana $500 each for leaving their benches.

Los Angeles Clippers -- Waived F Tony Brown.

Miami Heat -- Activated G Sherman Douglas.

Orlando Magic -- Placed F Brian Williams (Maryland) on the injured list. Signed G Anthony Bowie.


Maryland -- Named Mark Duffner (Holy Cross) football coach and signed him to a 5-year contract.

Minnesota -- Named Bob DeBesse offensive coordinator, Marc Dove defensive coordinator, Scott Brown defensive line coach, Chip Garber defensive backs coach, Noel Mazzone quarterbacks coach, Hugh Nall tight ends coach, Joe Pannunzio offensive line coach and Charlie Williams wide receivers coach.



San Diego Chargers -- Named Bobby Ross, 31-26-1 at Georgia Tech, coach and signed him to a 4-year contract.