Mets: Agreed to terms with P Dave Mlicki on $610,000, one-year contract. He had asked for $825,000 in salary arbitration; the club had offered $450,000.
Red Sox: Agreed to $2,975,000, one-year contract with P Heathcliff Slocumb. He had asked for $3.2 million in arbitration; the club had offered $2.6 million.
White Sox: Agreed to $4.62 million, one-year contract with P Roberto Hernandez. He had asked for $4.99 million in arbitration; the club had offered $4.25 million.
USA Baseball: Named Mike Gillespie, Pat McMahon and Larry Hays assistant coaches. Named Bill Olson coach of junior team. Named Ted Blake and Phil Clark assistant coaches on junior team.
Jazz: Released G Ruben Nembhard.
76ers: Activated F Mark Davis from injured list.
Phoenix (WNBA): Named Cheryl Miller coach and GM.
Centennial Conference: Named Washington College F Bradd Burkhart and Johns Hopkins F Julie Anderson men's and women's basketball Players of the Week, respectively.
MEAC: Named UMES' Nicole Council women's basketball Rookie of the Week.
Arizona: Named Rich Ellerson defensive coordinator.
California: G Geno Carlisle transferred from Northwestern and G Thomas Kilgore transferred from Central Michigan and both will be eligible to play Dec. 19.
Long Beach State: Basketball C Andrew Betts is transferring from C. W. Post and will become eligible to play after fall semester in 1997.
Morehead State: Contract of men's basketball coach Dick Fick (61-93, including 5-11 this season) will not be renewed at end of season.
San Diego State: Suspended F Jacobi Thompson two games for violation of team rules.
Broncos: Signed S Tony Veland, OT John Jones and CB Jamal Ellis.
Buccaneers: Signed WR Gregory Spann to two-year contract.
Chargers: Signed LB Grant Carter to three-year contract and G Matt Brown to one-year contract. Named Joe Pascale defensive coordinator, Rod Perry defensive backs coach and Ollie Wilson running backs coach.
Falcons: Named Ron Meeks defensive secondary coach. Rehired Tim Jorgensen as strength and conditioning coach.
Redskins: Named Charles MacDaniel defensive assistant and administrative assistant.
Canadiens: Assigned LW Terry Ryan to WHL Red Deer. Recalled C Eric Houde from AHL Fredericton.
Mighty Ducks: Recalled RW Frank Banham and RW Peter LeBoutillier from AHL Bandits. Assigned LW Jeremy Stevenson to Bandits.
Panthers: Recalled C Steve Washburn from AHL Carolina.
Sharks: Recalled D Chris Lipuma from AHL Kentucky.
Stars: Assigned G Roman Turek to IHL Michigan.
Pub Date: 1/28/97