Cubs: Named Bruce Kimm manager, Pat Listach hitting instructor and Jerry Reuss pitching coach for Triple-A Iowa; Dave Trembley manager and Richie Zisk hitting coach for Single-A Daytona; Julio Garcia manager for Single-A Lansing; Steve McFarland manager for short-season Single-A Boise.
Devil Rays: Agreed to terms with P Paul Spoljaric, P Derrin Ebert, OF Derrick Gibson and P Santos Hernandez on minor-league contracts.
Phillies: Named former Orioles IF Jeff Manto minor-league hitting coach.
Pirates: Named Marty Brown manager of Triple-A Nashville, Dale Sveum manager of Double-A Altoona, Curtis Wilkerson manager of Single-A Lynchburg and Tony Beasley manager of short-season Single-A Williamsport.
Rangers: Named former Orioles 1B Paul Carey manager for Double-A Tulsa.
Rockets: Placed C Kelvin Cato on injured list. Activated F Dan Langhi from injured list.
Downtown Athletic Club of Orlando: Named juniors Keith Adams of Clemson and Rocky Calmus of Oklahoma, and senior Dan Morgan of Miami as finalists for Butkus Award, presented to best linebacker in college football.
ACC: Named Maryland M Rob Birch to men's soccer all-conference second team along with Clemson D Mike Potempa (Loyola High).
Centennial Conference: Named Johns Hopkins' Mary Alexis Paul Player of the Year in women's volleyball. Named Western Maryland's Honesty Drumgoole (Westminster) and Brianne Bray (Severna Park) first-team all-conference. Named Gettysburg's Lauren Boyd (Severna Park) to second team and Johns Hopkins' Courtney Cromwell honorable mention.
Maryland: Signed Roxann Calderon (Oliver Wendell Holmes High/San Antonio), Jennifer DeWalt (Freedom High, Bethlehem, Pa.) and Sarah Treadwell (Pearland High/Pearland, Texas) to national letters of intent to play volleyball.
Texas Tech: RB Ricky Williams applied for medical redshirt, hoping to return for his senior season in 2001.
Bengals: Signed LB Marc Megna to practice squad.
Giants: Signed WR Anthony Tucker to practice squad. Released TE Adam Young from practice squad.