Braves: INF Rafael Belliard agreed to a $250,000, one-year contract.
Giants: Catcher Rick Wilkins agreed to a $2 million, one-year contract.
Indians: Offered salary arbitration to pitcher Eric Plunk.
Red Sox: Named Bob Schaefer director of player development.
Sixers: Activated F Mark Hendrickson from the injured list.
XTC Suns: Activated C Mark Bryant and placed G Darrin Hancock on injured list.
Bears: Signed K Jeff Jaeger to a three-year contract.
NHL: Suspended Vancouver RW Pavel Bure one game and fined him $1,000 for a shot to Buffalo D Garry Galley Dec. 4.
Blues: Assigned D Rory Fitzpatrick to AHL Worcester.
Canucks: Recalled D Frantisek Kucera from AHL Syracuse.
Flames: Recalled C Marty Murray from AHL Saint John.
Islanders: Recalled D Corey Foster from IHL Cleveland.
Rangers: Assigned LW Sylvain Blouin to HL Binghamton.
Sharks: Assigned LW Ville Peltonen to AHL Kentucky.
Whalers: Assigned D Nolan Pratt to AHL Springfield.
USOC: Named Wayne G. Faris manager of the Minneapolis-St. Paul community Olympic development program.
Central Missouri State: Named Willie Fritz football coach.
Gustavus: Announced the retirement of athletic director Jim Malmquist.
Grambling: Expelled football players Michael Mitchell Gooden, Marlon Evis Jones, Dalin Montrell Smith and Emmitt Michael Smith accused of raping a 15-year-old girl Nov. 9 in a campus dorm.
Grand Valley State: Signed Brian Kelly, football coach, to a two-year contract extension through the 1999 season.
Maryland Division I Soccer All-Star team: Selected were Mark Southern and Marvin McLean of Mount St. Mary's, Oliver Bityeki and C. J. Norton of UMBC, Ian Wildey and Andre Wise of Towson State, Russell Payne and Shane Daughtery of Maryland, Ari Edleman and Joe Schafer of Loyola, and Shaun Moyer and David Cuthbert of Navy.
Rutgers: Suspended G Rachelle Guyton from the women's basketball team.
Southern Miss: Football coach Jeff Bower has declined a job at the University of Wyoming.
San Jose State: Named Dave Baldwin football coach and signed him to a four-year contract.
Wake Forest: Announced the resignation of Chris Turner, women's soccer coach.
Youngstown State: Gave football coach Jim Tressel a three-year contract extension.
Pub Date: 12/07/96