Angels: Announced they will retain hitting instructor Rod Carew, bench coach Joe Maddon, pitching coach Marcel Lachemann, bullpen coach Joe Coleman, and bullpen/workout coordinator Mick Billmeyer for the 1998 season.
Brewers: Reinstated P Ben McDonald, P Steve Woodard, IF John Jaha and OF Marc Newfield from the 60-day DL and placed them on the 40-man roster.
Mets: Named Dave Wallace assistant to the general manager.
Tigers: Agreed to terms with IF Damion Easley on a three-year contract.
Cavaliers: Waived F Donny Marshall. Placed G Tony Dumas and G Greg Graham on the injured list.
Clippers: Placed G James Collins on the injured list.
Hawks: Released F Ken Norman. Placed G Eldridge Recasner on the injured list.
Kings: Announced the retirement of F Lionel Simmons.
Lakers: Placed G Shea Seals on the injured list.
Knicks: Placed F Ronnie Grandison on the injured list. Waived G Rick Brunson.
Magic: Placed F Johnny Taylor, C Jason Lawson and C Tim Kempton on the injured list.
Nets: Placed F Jack Haley, F Don MacLean and G Steve Henson on the injured list.
Pistons: Placed F Charles O'Bannon and G Rumeal Robinson on the injured list.
76ers: Placed F Marko Milic, G Anthony Parker and F Kebu Stewart on the injured list.
Spurs: Placed F Chuck Person and F Charles Smith on the injured list.
SuperSonics: Waived G-F Craig Ehlo. Placed G James Cotton, F Stephen Howard and G-F Nate McMillan on the injured list.
Suns: Waived G Stephen Jackson. Placed F Tom Chambers and F Loren Meyer on the injured list.
Timberwolves: Waived G Shane Heal and C Matt Fish. Placed C Paul Grant, G Micheal Williams and F Bill Curley on the injured list.
Warriors: Placed G Brian Shaw and F David Vaughn on the injured list.
La Crosse Bobcats (CBA): Signed F Terquin Mott (Coppin State).
PBA: Signed Mark Gerberich, commissioner, to a two-year contract extension through 1999.
Kansas City Wizards (MLS): Traded F-MF Frank Klopas to
Columbus for F Pete Marino.
St. Louis Ambush (NPSL): Re-signed M Steve Kuntz.
Pub Date: 10/31/97