BaseballOrioles: Named Paul Fryer Western scouting supervisor.Detroit...


Orioles: Named Paul Fryer Western scouting supervisor.


Detroit Tigers: Assigned P Pat Ahearne, P Shannon Withem and P Sean Whiteside to Triple-A Toledo.

Florida Marlins: Named Britt Burns pitching coach of Double-A Portland.


Milwaukee Brewers: Named Jim Gantner first base coach.

New York Yankees: Assistant GM Tim McCleary resigned.

Texas Rangers: Reinstated P Darren Oliver from the 15-day DL and P Dan Smith from the 60-day DL. C John Marzano and former Orioles DH Sam Horn rejected outright assignments to Triple-A Oklahoma City and became free agents.

Toronto Blue Jays: Named Richie Hebner manager of Triple-A Syracuse; Omar Malave manager and Garth Iorg first base coach of Double-A Knoxville; Dennis Holmberg manager, Scott Breeden pitching coach and Marty Pevey coach of Single-A Dunedin; J. J. Cannon manager, Darren Balsley pitching coach and Rolando Pino coach of Single-A Hagerstown; Rocket Wheeler manager and Randy Phillips coach of Single-A St. Catharines; Paul Elliott coach of Rookie-level Medicine Hat; Jim Hoff infield instructor; Bill Buckner hitting instructor; Bob Didier catcher instructor.

Philadelphia Phillies: Announced that Jim Fregosi will manage the team through 1997. Named Dave Cash first base coach and Butch Hobson manager of Triple-A Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.


NBA: Suspended Bullets F Chris Webber and Bulls C Luc Longley one game and fined them $7,500 for fighting. Fined Bullets F Rasheed Wallace $5,000 for throwing the ball at Longley. Suspended Raptors C Oliver Miller one game and fined him $5,000 for leaving the bench and confronting 76ers C Shawn Bradley; fined the Raptors $5,000 for Miller's actions.

New Jersey Nets: Waived F John Best and C Grady Livingston.



Alabama State: Named John L. Williams interim men's basketball coach.

Colorado:Colorado: Suspended TE Mike Forney for academic reasons.

McKendree College: Will field a football team next fall for the first time since 1950.


Chicago Bears: Signed TE Andre President from Patriots' practice squad. Waived WR Greg Primus.


Dallas Cowboys: Signed ex-Redskins DB Robert Bailey. Released LB Reggie Barnes.


Buffalo Sabres: Lent LW Scott Pearson to AHL Rochester.

Los Angeles Kings: Assigned LW Matt Johnson and D Arto Blomsten to IHL Phoenix.

Ottawa Senators: Recalled G Mike Bales from AHL Prince Edward Island.

St. Louis Blues: Signed C Peter Zezel. Sent F Craig Johnson to AHL Worcester.