- The Washington Times - Friday, February 22, 2008

Baseball

American League

CLEVELAND INDIANSAgreed to terms with OF Jason Tyner on a minor league contract.

National League

ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKSSigned Derrick Hall, president, and Josh Byrnes, general manager, to eight-year contract extensions, through 2015, and promoted Byrnes to executive vice president and general manager.

CINCINNATI REDSAgreed to terms with RHP Josh Fogg on a one-year contract. Placed LHP Bobby Livingston on the 60-day DL.

LOS ANGELES DODGERSNamed Dr. Frank Jobe special advisor to owner and chairman Frank McCourt.

MILWAUKEE BREWERSAgreed to terms with C Lou Palmisano on a one-year contract.

Basketball

WNBA

PHOENIX MERCURYRe-signed G Kelly Mazzante to a four-year contract.

SAN ANTONIO SILVER STARSSigned G-F Vickie Johnson.

Football

NFL

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARSRe-signed LB Tony Gilbert.

Hockey

NHL

CAROLINA HURRICANESAssigned D Casey Borer to Albany (AHL).

EDMONTON OILERSRecalled F Patrick Thoresen from Springfield (AHL) and placed him on waivers.

LOS ANGELES KINGSRecalled G Erik Ersberg from Manchester (AHL). Claimed LW Matt Ellis off waivers from Detroit. Assigned F Lauri Tukonen to Manchester.

NEW YORK RANGERSRecalled G Chris Holt from Charlotte (ECHL) and assigned him to Hartford (AHL).

VANCOUVER CANUCKSRecalled D Kevin Bieksa from Manitoba (AHL).

ECHL

ECHLFined the Johnstown organization and D Mike Knight undisclosed amounts for actions during and following a game on Feb. 16.

Lacrosse

NLL

EDMONTON RUSHNamed Bob Hamley general manager/coach.

Colleges

BIG 12 CONFERENCENamed Tim Weiser deputy commissioner.

ELONNamed Lijah Galas coordinator of video operations for athletics and Jen Blackwell assistant sports information director.

MARQUETTENamed interim athletic director Steve Cottingham athletic director.

MISSISSIPPI STATENamed Greg Byrne athletics director, effective June 30.

NYUNamed Nick McDonough women’s track and field/cross country coach and Lauren Henkel women’s assistant track and field coach.


Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC. Click here for reprint permission.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide