BaseballAngels: Signed free-agent P Todd Frohwirth, a...



Angels: Signed free-agent P Todd Frohwirth, a former Oriole, to a minor-league contract.

Blue Jays: Traded P Paul Menhart and P Edwin Hurtado to Mariners for P Bill Risley and IF Miguel Cairo.

Brewers: Released P Bob Scanlan (4-7, 6.59 ERA). Outrighted P Al Reyes (1-1, 2.43 ERA in 27 games) to Triple-A New Orleans.

Cardinals: Signed free-agent 3B Gary Gaetti to one-year contract.

Giants: Signed P Rich DeLucia (8-7, 3.39 ERA with Cardinals) to $1.05 million, two-year contract and P Sergio Valdez (4.75 ERA in 15 games) to $200,000, one-year deal, avoiding salary arbitration with both.

Orioles: Agreed to terms with P Roger McDowell on one-year contract.

Padres: Agreed to terms with free-agent P Bob Tewksbury for one year with option for 1997. Designated IF Julio Bruno for assignment.

Pirates: Agreed to terms with OF Orlando Merced on two-year contract.

Red Sox: Agreed to terms with P Butch Henry (7-9, 2.84 ERA) on one-year contract for $400,000; Henry, claimed on waivers from Expos after last season, is out until at least June after undergoing tendon transplant surgery. Signed C-1B-OF Phil Clark to minor-league contract.

Rockies: Signed free-agent C Jeff Reed (.265 with 9 RBIs for Giants) to $425,000, one-year contract with team option for 1997.

Yankees: P Rick Honeycutt accepted salary arbitration.

Grays Harbor (Western Baseball League): Named Charley Kerfeld manager.


Timberwolves: Fired coach Bill Blair. Named GM Flip Saunders coach for rest of season.


ACC: Named Georgia Tech F Matt Harpring men's basketball Player of the Week. Named teammate and G Stephon Marbury Rookie of the Week.

Northeast Conference: Named Mount St. Mary's G Chris McGuthrie men's basketball co-Player of the Week.

Patriot League: Named Navy F Adria Schneck women's basketball Player of the Week. Named Navy's Laurie Coffey Rookie of the Week.

Southern Conference: North Carolina-Greensboro and Wofford accepted invitations to join.

Football Writers Association of America: Named Northwestern LB Pat Fitzgerald winner of Bronko Nagurski Award as top defensive player.

The Sports Network: Named Montana senior QB Dave Dickenson winner of Walter Payton Award, presented to top offensive player in Division I-AA.

Georgia: Named Glen Mason football coach.

Illinois State: Named Todd Berry football coach.

Manhattan:Manhattan: Dismissed men's basketball G Ted Ellis and G Keaton Hyman, both starters, from team for rest of season for unacceptable behavior in residence halls.

Oklahoma: Football coach Howard Schnellenberger resigned.

Wisconsin: Basketball junior starting G Darnell Hoskins is leaving university for personal reasons.

Xavier: Granted men's basketball F Andre Smith release from his scholarship.


Bengals: Placed G Bruce Kozerski on IR with a broken ankle. Signed OL Ray Forsythe from practice squad. Released OL Fritz Fequiere from practice squad.


NHL: Suspended Flames RW Ronnie Stern pending hearing on slashing incident Thursday night. Named Flames RW Theoren Fleury Player of the Week.

Canadiens: Placed RW Andrei Kovalenko on DL, retroactive to Saturday. Recalled RW Chris Murray from AHL Fredericton and G Tomas Vokoun from ECHL Wheeling.

Flyers: Purchased AHL expansion franchise to play in Philadelphia starting with 1996-97 season.

Kings: Sent RW Dan Bylsma to IHL Phoenix.

Lightning: Recalled D Drew Bannister from IHL Atlanta.

Red Wings: Sent LW Keith Morris to ECHL Columbus.

Sabres: Recalled G Steve Shields from AHL Rochester.

Syracuse (AHL): Sent G Sonny Mignacca to ECHL Wheeling.

Horse racing

National Jockey Club: Elected Charles Bidwell Jr. chairman of board.


MLS: Assigned F Frank Klopas to Kansas City Wiz.

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