DIAMONDBACKS: Named Bob Gebhard assistant GM, Mike Aldrete hitting coach, Carlos Tosca third base coach and Brett Butler first base coach.

DODGERS: Signed manager Jim Tracy to two-year contract.

INDIANS: Agreed to one-year, $2.75 million contract with P Bob Wickman. Designated IF John McDonald for assignment.

NATIONALS: Traded OF Antonio Sucre to Pirates for OF J.J. Davis.

TWINS: Agreed to two-year, $1.8 million contract with C Mike Redmond.

WHITE SOX: Agreed to one-year, $525,000 contract with P Kevin Walker.


CAVALIERS: Activated F Luke Jackson from injured list. Placed F Sasha Pavlovic on injured list with right patella tendinitis.

CLIPPERS: Activated C Chris Kaman from injured list.

WIZARDS: Named Mitchell Butler director of player development.

ABA: Granted expansion franchise to Long Island to begin play in 2005-06.

CBA: Announced that Albany, N.Y., will rejoin league for 2005-06 season.


HOOD: named F Danielle Gallagher to its women's basketball Team of the Week.

UMBC: Named M Joe Cahill, G Kevin Cepelak, A Brendan Mundorf (Mount St. Joseph) and M Jerry Solazzo lacrosse team captains.

NAVY: ESPN named D Emma Hagen to Academic All-America University Division women's soccer team. ... Patriot League named Kevin Teague and Mike Linn as last week's top diver and swimmer, respectively.

NEW MEXICO STATE: Fired football coach Tony Samuel.

WILLIAM SMITH: National Field Hockey Coaches Association named F Maggie Dolan (Towson) to All-North Atlantic first team.


BROWNS: Placed OT Ryan Tucker on IR. Signed FB Kris Briggs and LB Andre Sommersell to practice squad. Waived DB Christian Morton and LB Chris Clemons from practice squad.

BUCCANEERS: Placed DT Anthony McFarland on IR with torn triceps. Signed RB Ian Smart from practice squad. Signed DT Keith Wright to practice squad.

CARDINALS: Placed RB Troy Hambrick on IR with foot injury. Signed RB Damien Anderson.

COWBOYS: Released CB Lenny Williams. Signed TE Sean Ryan from practice squad.

DOLPHINS: Signed QB Jason Garrett for remainder of season.

RAVENS: Placed RB Musa Smith on IR with broken leg. Signed RB Jamel White. Signed RB Tellis Redmon to practice squad. Released CB Brandon Pinderhughes from practice squad.

REDSKINS: Placed LB Mike Barrow on IR. Signed LB Chris Clemons from Browns' practice squad.

SEAHAWKS: Signed P Ken Walter. Signed LB Tony Donald to practice squad.

STEELERS: Re-signed WR Chris Doering. Released RB Dante Brown.

NFL EUROPE: Granted an expansion franchise to Hamburg, Germany, to be called Sea Devils.

High schools

NORTH HARFORD: Kim Griffin (James Madison), Megan Joines (Loyola), Amy Jones (Wagner), Katy Lawrence (Rutgers), Jordan McKeon (Old Dominion) and Andrea Potter (Rutgers) have committed orally to play women's lacrosse.

TOWSON: Abby Swift (UMBC) and Sally Poole (La Salle) signed letters of intent to play women's lacrosse.


CLUB DEPORTIVO CHIVAS USA (MLS): Traded D Jeff Stewart to Real Salt Lake for youth international slot.


USA SWIMMING: Named Greg Werner to coaching staff for 2005 world championships

Copyright © 2021, The Baltimore Sun, a Baltimore Sun Media Group publication | Place an Ad