Athletics: Agreed to one year contracts with P Carl Dale, P Jeff D'Amico, P Brett Laxton, P Luis Vizcaino, IF Mark Bellhorn, IF Jose Ortiz, OF Brian Lesher and OF Eric Stuckenschneider.
Brewers: Agreed to one-year contracts with P Greg Mullins, P Brian Passini, former Orioles C Charlie Greene and 1B Kevin Barker.
Cubs: Agreed to minor-league contract with P Doug Creek; invited him to spring training.
Mets: Designated IF Ralph Milliard for assignment.
Rangers: Agreed to $2 million, one-year contract with 1B Lee Stevens; he had sought $2.65 million in salary arbitration and Texas had countered with $1.5 million.
Grizzlies: Signed G Reggie Geary and G DeJuan Wheat.
Kings: Waived G Dion Cross and G Tony Dumas.
Pacers: Waived F Norman Nolan (Dunbar).
Suns: Signed free-agent G Shawn Respert to one-year contract. Waived F Jamie Feick.
76ers: Waived G Yah Davis.
Mississippi: Lifted suspension of men's basketball F Rahim Lockhart.
Westmont College: Named Gregg Afman women's basketball coach, effective for 1999-2000.
Chargers: Named Geep Chryst offensive coordinator-quarterbacks coach.
Blackhawks: Returned LW Dan Cleary to AHL Portland.
Hurricanes: Assigned D Steve Halko and D Mike Rucinski to AHL New Haven.
Kings: Lent RW Dan Bylsma to AHL Springfield.
Pub Date: 1/30/99