Orioles: Named Mitch Bibb minor-league medical coordinator.
Angels: Purschased the contracts of IF Larry Barnes and C Jason Dewey from Double-A Erie; OF Elpidio Guzman from Cedar Rapids of the Single-A Midwest League; P Matt Wise from Triple-A Edmonton; P Scot Shields from Lake Elsinore of the Single-A California League and P Elvin Nina from Double-A Midland. Sent P Mark Harriger to Edmonton.
Devil Rays: Purchased the contracts of P Todd Belitz, P Cedrick Bowers, IF Jared Sandberg and OF Luke Wilcox from Triple-A Durham. Designated OF Danny Clyburn, P Dave Eiland, P Eddie Gaillard and P Ramon Tatis for assignment.
Dodgers: Purchased contracts of IF Jorge Nunez and OF Terry Jones from Triple-A Albuquerque and OF Tony Mota from Double-A San Antonio. Designated IF Adam Riggs, P Luke Prokopec and P Ricky Stone for assignment.
Expos: Purchased contracts of IF Tomas DeLa Rosa, IF Talmadge Nunnari, OF Milton Bradley, C Brian Schneider, P Matt Blank, P Jake Westbrook. Claimed P Brent Billingsley off waivers from Marlins. Sent P Shayne Bennett, IF Ryan McGuire, OF Scott Hunter, OF T.J. Staton and OF Chris Stowers outright to minor leagues.
Mariners: Named Bryan Price pitching coach, Gerald Perry hitting coach, John Moses first base-outfield coach and Larry Bowa third base-infield coach for 2000 season. Announced that bench coach John McLaren and bullpen coach Matt Sinatro will return.
Frederick Keys (Single-A): Announced resignation of GM Joe Preseren. Named Joe Pinto GM.
CBA: Announced that rosters will be expanded from 10 to 11 players.
National Field Hockey Coaches Association: tion: Named Gina Dean of Salisbury State to All-America first team. Named Lauren Carney and Barbara Ordes of Johns Hopkins to All-South Region first team.
Patriot League: Named Navy right side hitter Jen Williams volleyball defensive player of the year.
Duke: Named Mike Cragg assistant AD.
Maryland: Crystal Washington (Bishop McNamara/Clinton) signed a letter of intent for women's basketball.
Saints: Placed G Wally Williams on IR. Activated DE Uhuru Hamiter from practice squad.
Lightning: Recalled G Zac Bierk from IHL Detroit.
Panthers: Re-assigned RW Ivan Novoseltsev and D John Jakopin to AHL Louisville.
Rangers: Recalled F P.J. Stock and F Alexandre Daigle from AHL Hartford.
Sharks: Announced affiliation with Espoo Blues of Finnish Elite League.
UHL: Banned Saginaw G Stu Monan from playing in league, for leaving the bench following an altercation and swinging his stick at the crowd during a game against Mohawk Valley on Nov. 12.