Auto racingNASCAR: Fined car owner Kyle Petty...


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NASCAR: Fined car owner Kyle Petty $15,000 and crew chief Jim Murray $2,500 for rules violations following second-round qualifying for last Saturday's All Pro Bumper to Bumper 300.


Blue Jays: Named Marteese Robinson coordinator, scouting; Jim Ridley assistant director, Canadian scouting; Ted Lekas major-league scout; Charles Alaino scouting supervisor for the Carolinas, Virginia and Washington, D.C.; Tim Huff scouting supervisor for Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, Utah and Wyoming; Bill Moore western regional scouting supervisor; Tom Hinkle area scout in Southern California; Ty Nichols scouting supervisor, US Mid-West regions; Mike Mangan eastern regional scouting supervisor; and Demerius Pittman scouting supervisor in California.

Devil Rays: Sent P Rick Gorecki outright to Triple-A Durham.

Dodgers: Promoted Jerry Weinstein to director of player development and Bill Geivett to assistant general manager for professional scouting.

Pirates: Sent P Jason Phillips, C Tim Laker, P Jeff Tabaka and IF John Wehner outright to Triple-A Nashville.

Reds: Claimed 1B Ron Wright off waivers from Pittsburgh.


Cavaliers: Waived G Tony Smith. Named Edward W. Markey vice president-communications of Gund Arena.

Knicks: Signed F-G Jimmy Oliver to a non-guaranteed contract.

Detroit Shock (WNBA): Exercised its 2000 contract option on Nancy Lieberman-Cline, coach.

Magic City Snowbears (IBA): Signed F Harold Rahul.


LSU: Announced WR Larry Foster will miss the next three games, for being accused of snatching a purse.

North Carolina State: Named Robert Bracone men's assistant tennis coach.


Bengals: Waived SS JoJuan Armour. Signed LB Ben Peterson from practice squad.


Stars: Placed RW Grant Marshall on IR.

Cincinnati Mighty Ducks (AHL): Released C Torrey Diroberto.

Hamilton Bulldogs (AHL): Released RW Craig Stahl.

Hershey Bears (AHL): Released C Darryl LaFrance. Acquired RW Dan Hinote on loan from Avalanche.

Providence Bruins (AHL): Announced G Stephen Valiquette has been recalled by the New York Islanders.


Kansas City Wizards (MLS): Announced the resignation of GM Doug Newman.

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