Athletics: Reassigned P Dave Telgheder to minor-league camp. Sold contract of OF Ernie Young to Royals.
Diamondbacks: Assigned SS Danny Kassen, P Jason Boyd, P Ben Ford, P Bryan Corey, P Reid Cornelius, C Rod Barajas and C Mark Osborne to minor-league camp.
Phillies: Sent OF Jon Zuber, OF Darrin Buston and P Tom Uchiyama to minor-league camp.
Rangers: Assigned P Jose Guzman to minor-league camp.
Red Sox: Outrighted IF Arquimedez Pozo to Triple-A Pawtucket.
NBA: Named Suns G Jason Kidd Player of the Week.
Timberwolves: Placed G Chris Carr (sprained left ankle) on injured list. Activated F Bill Curley.
Trail Blazers: Placed F Carlos Rogers (sore right knee) on injured list. Activated C Alton Lister.
Capital Athletic Conference: Named Goucher junior Merrill Brick men's tennis Player of the Week.
ECAC: Named Philip Buttafuoco commissioner.
Central Florida: Named Gene Chizik defensive coordinator and Paul Lounsberry offensive coordinator.
Cincinnati: Reported a violation of NCAA rules in which an employee of school's basketball program discussed potential recruit on television sports show.
Harvard: Named Bruce Tall defensive coordinator.
Stanford: Named Patrick Shurmur, nephew of Packers defensive coordinator Fritz Shurmur, offensive line coach.
Chargers: Signed unrestricted free-agent C Roman Fortin, who had been with Falcons, to two-year contract.
Oilers: Agreed to terms with free-agent RB Ricky Whittle, who had been with Saints, on multi-year contract.
Packers: Signed TE Jeff Thomason to three-year contract and free-agent WR Lee DeRamus to one-year contract.
Panthers: Agreed to one-year contracts with WR Dwight Stone and QB Shane Matthews.
Hurricanes: Returned RW Kevin Brown to AHL New Haven.
Kings: Assigned RW Vitali Yachmenev to IHL Long Beach.
Maple Leafs: Traded D Per Gustafsson to Senators for 1998 eighth-round draft choice. Assigned D Yannick Tremblay to AHL St. John's.
Rangers: Recalled D Geoff Smith, D Eric Cairns and C Marc Savard from loan to AHL Hartford.
Senators: Sent D Radim Bicanek to IHL Manitoba.
Pub Date: 3/18/98