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Major League Baseball -- Named Carolyn Taylor director of special events.

Cleveland Indians -- Assigned P Rob Augustine, P Charles York, C Todd Johnson, C Greg Toler, OF Frank Castillo, OF Frank Valdez, OF Derek Hacopian and OF Mickey Pina to their minor-league camp.

Colorado Rockies -- Announced that C Jason Smith and C Brian Culp have left the minor-league camp to play in spring training games.

Florida Marlins -- Released IF Larry Hrynko and IF Jorge Robles. Sent P Steve Stowell and P Steve Jones to their minor-league camp for reassignment. Added C Jimmy Kremers, IF Scott Southard, P Doug Petit and former Orioles P Kip Yaughn.

Los Angeles Dodgers -- Signed OF Keith Mitchell to TC minor-league contract.

Montreal Expos -- Signed P Greg A. Harris to a minor-league contract. Traded 1B Nikco Riesgo to the Boston Red Sox for a player to be named.

New York Mets -- Released P David Allen, P Alex Coghen, P Dave Jensen, P Tony Sarno, C Kevin Carroll, IF Alberto Diaz, IF Marty Durkin, IF Marcus Lawton and IF Bubba Wagnon.

New York Yankees -- Reassigned P Brian Faw to their minor-league camp. Released P Travis Burley. Added P Mark Carper, P Al Drumheller, P John Sutherland, P Tom Carter, OF Lew Hill, OF Bubba Carpenter, OF Shane Spencer and OF Richard Barnwell to the roster.

Philadelphia Phillies -- Added 1B Mike Cantu to the team's temporary replacement player roster.


NBA -- Named Los Angeles Lakers C Vlade Divac Player of the Week.

Golden State Warriors -- Signed G Tim Legler for the rest of the season.

Los Angeles Lakers -- Activated G Eddie Jones from the injured list. Placed G Tony Smith on the injured list.

Philadelphia 76ers -- Signed G Alphonso Ford to a 10-day contract.


Centennial Conference -- Named Western Maryland baseball player Jerry Resh (Williamsport) and men's lacrosse player Dean Coccia (Chesapeake-AA) Players of the Week.

Southwestern Athletic Conference -- Reprimanded, fined and suspended Alcorn State basketball coach Sam Weaver one game for refusing to leave the court after being ejected Feb. 13.

Alabama-Birmingham -- Announced that QB Rodney Hudson has transferred from Mississippi State and will be eligible for the 1995 season after sitting out last season.

Fairfield -- Will announce today that it is adding a football team, at the Division I-AA level, in the fall of 1996.

Miami (Florida) -- Men's basketball coach Leonard Hamilton (15-13) signed a new four-year contract through the 1998-99 season.

Texas-San Antonio -- Named Jeff Spivey women's basketball coach.


Atlanta Falcons -- Re-signed unrestricted free-agent QB Bobby Hebert to a one-year contract.

Buffalo Bills -- Re-signed unrestricted free-agent C Adam Lingner.

Carolina Panthers -- Agreed to terms with unrestricted free-agent QB Frank Reich, who had been with the Bills.

Cincinnati Bengals -- Agreed to a two-year, $1 million deal with RB Eric Bieniemy, who spent four seasons with the San Diego Chargers and gained 295 yards on 73 carries last season.

Denver Broncos -- Signed unrestricted free-agent G Mark Schlereth, who had been with the Washington Redskins, to a three-year contract.

Los Angeles Raiders -- Signed unrestricted free-agent RB Derrick Fenner, who had been with the Cincinnati Bengals.

Minnesota Vikings -- Re-signed QB Brad Johnson, C Mike Morris, DE Martin Harrison and LB Pete Bercich.

Philadelphia Eagles -- Announced that they will not match the New Orleans Saints' offer sheet for CB Eric Allen.

Washington Redskins -- Signed RB Brian Mitchell, FB Cedric Smith, DL Lamar Mills and RB Tyrone Rush.

Birmingham Barracudas (CFL) -- Signed LB John Motton and WR Eddie Britton.

Memphis Mad Dogs (CFL) -- Signed DB Delvin Myles, DB Norris Brown, LB Danton Barto, LB Rod Brown, LB Mike Davis, DL Tim Cofield, DL Steve Bates, DL Larry Boyd, RB Bruce Perkins, RB Mike Arnold, RB John Martin, RB Xavier Crawford, RB JoJo Jones, WR Eddie Brown, WR Gary Morris, WR Matt Shelton, WR Cornell Burbage, WR Lon Zell Hill, WR Michael Green, WR Joe Horn, OL Tracy Boyd, OL Vance Hammond, OL Rory Graves, OL Mark Valvo, OL Anthony Booker, OL Jeff Murrow and OL Jack Thrush.


NHL -- Named Calgary Flames G Trevor Kidd Player of the Week. Suspended Buffalo Sabres coach John Muckler three games without pay and fined him $10,000 for an incident involving a fan on March 19; Suspended assistant coach John Tortorella for three games for his involvement in the incident.

Edmonton Oilers -- Recalled C Peter White and RW Ralph Intranuovo from AHL Cape Breton.

Florida Panthers -- Sent D Stephane Richer to IHL Cincinnati.

New York Islanders -- Recalled D Jason Widmer from AHL Worcester.

Quebec Nordiques -- Recalled D Jon Klemm and D Aaron Miller from AHL Cornwall.

Washington Capitals -- Sent G Rick Tabaracci on loan to IHL Chicago.


U.S. Skiing -- Named Nick Badami interim CEO. Named Stewart Turley chairman of a search committee to select a new CEO. Announced that CEO Mike Jacki will be reassigned to a new position that focuses solely on revenue generation.

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