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American League -- Named Joseph A. Fitzgerald assistant media affairs director.

Boston Red Sox -- Named Buddy Bailey manager of Triple-A Pawtucket and Rico Petrocelli roving minor-league hitting coach.

Chicago Cubs -- Agreed to terms with P Jeff D. Robinson, P Mike Harkey and OF Kevin Roberson on one-year contracts.

Detroit Tigers -- Agreed to terms with 1B Cecil Fielder on a five-year contract.

Milwaukee Brewers -- Signed OF Robin Yount to a one-year contract. Assigned IF William Suero to Triple-A New Orleans.

St. Louis Cardinals -- Agreed to terms with P Rob Murphy on a one-year contract.

Texas Rangers -- Named Ray Burris assistant for special projects and community development.


New Jersey Nets -- Signed G Maurice Cheeks. Waived C Dan O'Sullivan.

Columbus Horizon (CBA) -- Suspended G Ricky Calloway indefinitely because he failed two league-mandated drug tests.


Cal-State Northridge -- Announced the resignation of Walt Ker, women's volleyball coach.

North Carolina State -- Declared basketball players G Donnie Seale, F Chuck Kornegay and F Jamie Knox academically ineligible.

Pittsburgh -- Named Charlie Coe offensive run coordinator; Jack Henry offensive line coach; Tom Turchetta defensive line coach, and Brian Williams outside linebackers coach.

Ramapo -- Announced it has dropped football.

Sonoma State -- Named Jeff Ramsey offensive coordinator.

Tufts -- Named Michael Friedman interim sports information coordinator.

Vanderbilt -- Promoted Rick George from assistant athletic director for football to associate athletic director for external operations.

Virginia -- Named Peggy Kellers softball coach.

Washington -- Extended the contract of Don James, football coach, through the 1996 season.


Cincinnati Bengals -- Promoted Mike Pope, tight ends coach, to offensive coordinator. Named Ken Anderson quarterbacks coach.


NHL -- Fined the St. Louis Blues $21,738 and fined Blues F Brendan Shanahan $500 and suspended him without pay for six non-game days for hitting Mike Craig of the Minnesota North Stars in the face with his stick during a game Dec. 22.

Boston Bruins -- Waived G Reggie Lemelin. Called up G John Blue and G Mike Bales from Providence (AHL).

Los Angeles Kings -- Reassigned C Guy Leveque to Phoenix (IHL). Recalled G David Goverde from Phoenix.

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