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Cleveland Indians: Extended the player development contract with Triple-A Buffalo through 1998.


New York Yankees: Announced that manager Buck Showalter will not be retained.

Pittsburgh Pirates: Claimed P Kevin Rogers on waivers from the San Francisco Giants.


0 San Diego Padres: Named Mark Wasinger scout.


NBA, CBA: Signed an extension of their developmental agreement for the 1995-96 season.

Chicago Bulls: Signed C James Edwards.

Los Angeles Lakers: Signed unrestricted free-agent F Derek

Strong, a former Washington Bullet.


MAAC: Named Loyola G Joe Schafer men's soccer Player of the Week for the second time this season. He recorded his sixth shutout of the season by beating Iona, 2-0, stopping four shots.


Austin Peay State: Signed football coach Roy Gregory to a one-year extension.

Millsaps: Football coach Tommy Ranager will retire at the end of the season.

Oklahoma State: Signed men's basketball coach Eddie Sutton through 2002.

Nevada-Las Vegas: Extended the contract of football coach Jeff Horton through 1998.

Texas Christian: Declared RB Andre Davis ineligible for accepting monetary benefits from a former roommate.



Atlanta Falcons: Signed WR Ricky Sanders to a one-year contract. Waived WR Darryl Spencer.

Cincinnati Bengals: Announced that RB Barry Foster has quit the team. Signed P Lee Johnson to a three-year contract extension.

Baltimore Stallions (CFL): Released WR Curtis Thomas from the practice roster.

Hamilton Tiger-Cats (CFL): Signed DT Carlos Fowler.

Arena Football League: Announced that expansion team Houston will be the 14th member of the league, starting with the

1996 season.



NHL: Suspended Maple Leafs C Darby Hendrickson for three games, without pay, and fined him $1,000 for kneeing Panthers LW Dave Lowry. Suspended Islanders D Brent Severyn three games for abusing an official.

Buffalo Sabres: Announced that their new arena will be known as Marine Midland Arena.

Colorado Avalanche: Acquired D Sandis Ozolinsh from the San Jose Sharks for RW Owen Nolan.

L Edmonton Oilers: Assigned C Kevin Paden to ECHL Tallahassee.

Hartford Whalers: Sent G Jason Muzzatti on loan to AHL Springfield.


L Montreal Canadiens: Assigned C Mark Lamb to AHL Fredericton.

New Jersey Devils: Sent C Denis Pederson on loan to AHL Albany. Recalled C Petr Sykora from Albany.

New York Islanders: Recalled D Bob Beers from IHL Utah.

Toronto Maple Leafs: Sent G Marcel Cousineau to AHL St. John's.

Baltimore Bandits: Agreed to terms with D Doug Crossman.

International Ice Hockey Federation: Suspended Russia's Central Army club from international competition for playing Ottawa Senators holdout Alexei Yashin.



Harrisburg Heat (NPSL): Agreed to terms with G Scoop Stanisic, M Danny Kelly and M Bill Becher on two-year contracts.