Executive Council -- Suspended Cincinnati Reds owner Marge Schott for one year, beginning March 1, and fined her $25,000 for "her use of racially and ethnically insensitive language."
Chicago Cubs -- Agreed to terms with P Greg Hibbard and C Matt Walbeck on one-year contracts.
Minnesota Twins -- Agreed to terms with C Mike Maksudian, IF Jeff Reboulet and P George Tsamis on one-year contracts.
New York Mets -- Named Mark Bingham vice president of marketing.
San Francisco Giants -- Signed 3B Matt Williams to a 1-year contract for $2.25 million. Named Bob Rose director of public relations. Reassigned director of communications Robin Carr Locke to publicity coordinator and media relations assistant Jim Moorehead to media relations manager.
New Jersey Nets -- Activated G Tate George from the injured list. Placed G Maurice Cheeks on the injured list.
Oklahoma -- Announced the resignation of women's basketball coach Gary Hudson effective at the end of the season.
Plymouth State -- Announced the resignation of football coach Lou Desloges.
Sacramento State -- Announced the resignation of football coach Bob Mattos. Named Mike Clemons interim football coach.
Santa Clara -- Announced that it is dropping football.
Texas-Arlington -- Named Eddie McCarter men's basketball coach.
Virginia State -- Named Larry Brooks assistant athletic director.
Chicago Bears -- Named Joe Pendry running backs coach.
Denver Broncos -- Named John Paul Young linebackers coach. Announced the resignation of director of football operations Lide Huggins.
San Diego Chargers -- Signed general manager Bobby Beathard to a three-year contract.
New York Islanders -- Recalled F Daniel Marois from AHL Capital District.