Rangers: Assigned P Eric Moody outright to Triple-A Oklahoma City.
Royals: Named Tim Maxey strength and conditioning coach and Gary Blaylock, Carlos Pascual and Paul Faulk scouts. Named Tom Poquette manager of Single-A Charleston and Andre David manager of the Gulf Coast Royals.
Twins: Named Scott Ulger hitting coach, Ron Gardenhire third base coach, Jerry White first base coach, Wayne Krivsky assistant general manager, Larry Corrigan special assistant to the GM and Steve Liddle minor-league field coordinator.
Xplosion (ABL): Placed F Crystal Robinson on the injured list.
Awards: New Hampshire RB Jerry Azumah was named Walter Payton Award winner as the nation's top player in Division I-AA.
Hawaii: Fired football coach Fred vonAppen.
Kentucky: Dismissed OT Jonas Liening from the football team for violation of team rules.
Northeast Louisiana: Fired football coach Ed Zaunbrecher.
Wake Forest: Fired offensive coordinator Hank Small. Reassigned Pat Flaherty, tight ends and special teams coach.
Bears: Waived DE Mark Thomas.
Jaguars: Placed OL Jeff Novak on injured reserve. Activated OL Mark Nori from the practice squad. Signed OL Brock Gutierrez to the practice squad.
Rams: Placed S Toby Wright and LB Charlie Clemons on injured reserve. Signed DT Corey Sears and LB Phillip Ward from the practice squad.
Pub Date: 12/01/98