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Chicago White Sox -- Named Mike Rojas manager, Bill Ballou pitching coach and Dave Keller hitting coach at Single-A Hickory.

New York Mets -- Will give nearly 67 percent rebates on their regular ticket prices for home games in which the club uses replacement players.

Oakland Athletics -- Sold 1B-DH Troy Neel's contract to the Orix Blue Wave of the Japanese League Pacific Division, reportedly for $1 million. He batted .280 in 230 games over three seasons, including .266 in 1994.


Dallas Mavericks -- Signed G-F George McCloud to a 10-day contract.

Golden State Warriors -- Suspended F-C Clifford Rozier one game for missing practice.

Los Angeles Lakers -- Signed F Kurt Rambis, 36, to a 10-day contract; he had been a special assistant coach. Placed C Sam Bowie (sprained right thumb) on the injured list. Activated G Sedale Threatt.


Denver Broncos -- Named Mike Shanahan coach.

Detroit Lions -- Named Frank Novak special teams coach. Shifted Steve Kazor from special teams coach to tight ends coach/offensive assistant.

Green Bay Packers -- Named Steve Sidwell linebackers coach. Moved Bob Valesent from linebackers coach to defensive backs coach.

New Orleans Saints -- Named Jim Haslett linebacker coach.

San Diego Chargers -- Exposed S Darren Carrington, WR Johnnie Barnes, OL Curtis Whitley, DL Reggie White (Milford Mill), LB Doug Miller and S Sean Vanhorse (Northwestern) to the expansion draft.

San Francisco 49ers -- Exposed OT Harry Boatswain, S Dana Hall, FB Marc Logan, TE Ted Popson, RB Adam Walker and DB Mark Thomas to the expansion draft.

Baltimore Football Club (CFL) -- Signed QB Len Williams. Announced that Charlie Carpenter will begin work today as offensive line coach. Hired Chad Bolen to direct game-day operations.Birmingham (CFL) -- Named Jack Pardee coach and signed him to a five-year contract. Named John Jenkins offensive coordinator.


PGA Tour -- Named Phil Mickelson Player of the Month.


Mighty Ducks of Anaheim -- Recalled D Mark Ferner from IHL San Diego.

Dallas Stars -- Acquired LW Iain Fraser from the Quebec Nordiques for a 1996 draft choice.

New Jersey Devils -- Re-signed D Viacheslav Fetisov, F Tom Chorske, F John MacLean and F Randy McKay.

Pittsburgh Penguins -- Assigned RW Justin Duberman to ECHL Johnstown.

St. Louis Blues -- Recalled C Ian LaPerriere from IHL Peoria. Assigned C Craig Johnson and D Jeff Batters to Peoria.

San Jose Sharks -- Recalled LW Andrei Nazarov from IHL Kansas City.

Vancouver Canucks -- Recalled F Nathan LaFayette from AHL Syracuse.

Washington Capitals -- C Kevin Kaminski cleared waivers and was sent to AHL Portland.

IHL -- Announced that it will form a European division for 1996-97, with teams in Britain, Austria, Denmark, France, Italy, Sweden and Switzerland.


Major League Soccer -- Announced that Indiana M Todd Yeagley and Indiana M Brian Maisonneuve have committed to play when the proposed U.S. first division begins in April 1996.

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