Angels: Named Zeke Zimmerman and Joe Urso coaches for Single-A Boise.
Brewers: Re-signed IF Mark Loretta to a one-year contract.
Cubs: Announced IF Andujar Cedeno was unable to pass his physical and left camp.
Dodgers: Signed IF Juan Castro and C Henry Blanco to one-year contracts.
Mariners: Signed P Dennis Martinez to a minor-league contract.
Rangers: Signed OF Lonell Roberts to a one-year contract.
Reds: Agreed to terms with P Scott Service and P Mike Remlinger on one-year contracts.
Bullets: Named Chuck Douglas director of player personnel.
Grizzlies: Signed F Aaron Williams for the remainder of the season. Signed C Eric Leckner to a second 10-day contract.
Nets: Placed C Yinka Dare on the injured list. Re-signed F Jack Haley for the remainder of the season.
L Spurs: Signed F Jamie Feick for the remainder of the season.
Suns: Named former Bullet Frank Johnson assistant coach.
Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference: Named Loyola senior F Anthony Smith men's basketball co-Player of the Week, and freshman G Jason Rowe co-Rookie of the Week.
Georgia Southern: Named Michael Carter assistant football coach.
Syracuse: Named Jeff Stoutland tight ends coach and announced he will assist with the offensive line and serve as recruiting coordinator and Steve Addazio offensive line coach. Announced Kevin Rogers, quarterback coach, will take on the additional duties as offensive coordinator.
Tulsa: Named Judy MacLeod athletic director.
Rice: Named Steve Kidd assistant football coach.
Wake Forest: Named Hank Small offensive coordinator.
Chargers: Released S Kevin Ross.
Packers: Signed QB Doug Pederson to a two-year contract.
Panthers: Released S Brett Maxie.
Patriots: Signed the following free agents: RB Derrick Cullors, LB Chad Reeves and DE Josh Taves. Signed G Marquin Bivins, G Tom Claro, WR Larry Ryans and TE Michael Warren. Named Ron Lynn defensive backs coach, Steve Walters receivers coach and Kirby Wilson running backs coach.
JTC Raiders: Named Ken Herock personnel executive.
L Vikings: Re-signed DE Fernando Smith to a two-year contract.
Coyotes: Returned C Juha Ylonen and G Scott Langkow to AHL Springfield.
Panthers: Reassigned C/LW Craig Ferguson to AHL Carolina.
Stars: Placed F Jere Lehtinen and D Richard Matvichuk on injured reserve. Recalled D Dan Keczmer from IHL Michigan.
Pub Date: 2/21/97