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Colorado Rockies -- Agreed to terms with OF Mike Kingery on a one-year contract.

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Detroit Tigers -- Named Bruce Fields manager of Single-A Jamestown.

Los Angeles Dodgers -- Signed P Rudy Seanez (1-1, 2.66 ERA) to a two-year contract and P Al Osuna (2-0, 6.23 ERA) to a one-year contract. Acquired P William Brunson from the Cincinnati Reds for P Ben VanRyn; assigned Brunson to Double-A San Antonio.

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Montreal Expos -- Named Pat Kelly manager and Bo McLaughlin pitching coach of Double-A Harrisburg; Doug Sisson manager and Stan Fansier pitching coach of Single-A Albany (Ga.); and Dave Machemer coordinator of minor-league field operations.

Pittsburgh Pirates -- Agreed to terms with OF Dave Clark on a two-year contract.

Basketball

Atlanta Hawks -- Released Russian G Sergei Bazarevich. Signed F Greg "Cadillac" Anderson.

Minnesota Timberwolves -- Placed C Stacey King (sprained left ankle) on the injured list. Signed ex-Washington Bullets C Greg Foster for the remainder of the season. Released C Melvin Robinson.

New York Knicks -- Activated G Charlie Ward from the injured list.

Colleges

NCAA -- Ruled that Michigan State's new football coach, Nick Saban, can't begin recruiting until he officially severs ties with the Cleveland Browns.

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Ball State -- Announced that Mike Gibbons, assistant baseball coach, has resigned to become a scout for the Milwaukee Brewers.

Mount St. Mary's -- Named Harold 'Chappy' Menninger AD.

Oklahoma -- Named Howard Schnellenberger football coach.

Oklahoma State -- Named Bob Simmons football coach.

South Alabama -- Announced the resignation of men's basketball coach Ronnie Arrow. Named assistant coach Judas Prada interim coach.

Southwest State (Minnesota) -- Announced the resignation of men's basketball coach Anthony Odom. Announced that AD Gary Carney will assume Odom's duties immediately.

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Virginia -- Named Craig Littlepage interim AD.

Football

Buffalo Bills -- Placed QB Jim Kelly on IR with a knee injury.

New York Giants -- Placed WR Thomas Lewis on IR. Signed WR Gary Harrell from the practice squad.

New York Jets -- Activated FB Fred Lester off the practice squad. Placed LB Tuineau Alipate on the practice squad.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Placed WR Courtney Hawkins on IR. Signed WR Tyree Davis off the practice squad.

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Baltimore (CFL) -- Announced that it has decided not to use a nickname and will be known as the Baltimore Football Club. Signed QB Len Williams and WR William Pollard. Confirmed that QB coach Joe Barnes will not be invited back; his duties will be turned over to offensive coordinator Steve Buratto and a new line coach will be hired. Named E. J. Narcise VP of business operations.

Shreveport Pirates (CFL) -- Re-signed DL Alez Mash.

General

Special Olympics -- Named marathon runner Art Pease and swimmer Donna Stauffer International Athletes of the Year.

Golf

LPGA -- Named Pamela M. Phipps director of golf operations at LPGA International.

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Soccer

Detroit Rockets (NPSL) -- Announced the resignation of coach Brian Tinnion, effective Dec. 31. Signed D Victor Fernandez and M Franz Calizte.



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