NASCAR: Fined Eddie Pearson and George Jones of Buckshot Racing Team $500 each for an altercation in the pit area after Saturday's MBNA 200 race.
Rangers: Named Al Nipper minor-league pitching coordinator.
SuperSonics: Signed free-agent F Jerome Kersey, who had been with the Los Angeles Lakers, to a one-year contract.
Virginia Tech: Named Jim Weaver athletic director.
Bears: Signed OL Casey Wiegman; placed WR Marcus Robinson (sprained left thumb) on injured reserve.
Chiefs: Signed former Redskins DE Dexter Nottage to a two-year contract. Waived DE Kerry Hicks.
Giants: Signed WR John Washington to practice squad.
Jaguars: Re-signed RB Randy Jordan. Signed LB Tyrone Hines and WR Donnell Baker to practice squad.
Jets: Re-signed OT Siupeli Malamala. Waived OL Casey Wiegman. Signed G Shane Hannah to practice squad.
Seahawks: Re-signed DE Antonio Edwards.
Arena Football League: Announced expansion team will be added in Buffalo, N.Y., for the 1999 season.
Colorado (MLS): Signed F Steve Patterson.
St. Louis (NPSL): Re-signed F Scott McDoniel and D Mike LaPosha to one-year contracts.
Cleveland (NPSL): Named Joe Raduka assistant coach.
Pub Date: 9/25/97