Blue Jays: Named Cito Gaston batting coach, Lee Elia bench coach and Bobby Knoop first basecoach for 2000 season.
Indians: Named John Mirabelli director of scouting.
Brewers: Announced C Charlie Greene and IF Eddie Zosky have refused minor-league assignments and elected to become free agents.
Rockies: Named Josh Byrnes senior director of baseball operations and assistant GM, Michael Hill director of player development and Bill Schmidt director of scouting.
Rockets: Waived G-F Stacey Augmon.
Patriot League: Named Towson RB Jason Corle Offensive Player of the Week.
Colts: Signed DB Eric Smedley. Terminated contract of LB Andre Royal for violation of unspecified team policy.
Eagles: Signed WR Alex Van Dyke to two-year contract. Waived WR Brian Finneran.
Falcons: Waived DB Ben Huff.
Packers: Waived P Chris Hanson.
Stars: Signed C Joe Nieuwendyk to three-year contract extension through 2002-03 season. Placed D Shawn Chambers and C Brian Skrudland on injured list.
Oilers: Named Kevin Prendergast VP of hockey operations.