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The Angels traded left-hander Brian Anderson to the Cleveland Indians on Thursday for right-handed pitchers Jason Grimsley and Pep Harris.

Last year, Anderson, 23, was 6-8 with a 5.87 ERA in 18 games for California, 17 of them starts. He has a career record of 13-13 with a 5.46 ERA.

Anderson grew up near Cleveland in Geneva, Ohio, and pitched at Wright State University in Dayton. If he wins the fifth starter's spot, he would be the only left-hander in the Indians' rotation.

Grimsley, 28, spent parts of 1993 and '94 with the Indians, going 8-6 with a 4.82 ERA, and he was 5-3 with a 2.91 ERA in 10 starts with Triple-A Buffalo last year. He previously pitched for Philadelphia.

Harris, 23, was 6-3 with a 2.39 ERA and 10 saves as a reliever for Double-A Canton-Akron last season.

Indians pitcher Jack McDowell was in a minor traffic accident but was not hurt, the team said.

McDowell had visited some of his former Chicago White Sox The Chicago White Sox are a professional baseball team based in Chicago, Illinois. The White Sox are a member of the Central Division of Major League Baseball's American League. From to the present, the White Sox have played in U.S.  teammates in Sarasota, Fla., and was on his way back to Winter Haven, where the Indians train, when his car slid off a rain-drenched road into a ditch in Bartow.

FOOTBALL

The Atlanta Falcons made Bob Whitfield the highest-paid offensive lineman in the NFL NFL
abbr.
National Football League

NFL (US) n abbr (= National Football League) → Fußball-Nationalliga
. Whitfield signed a five-year contract reported to be worth about $15.5 million - an average of $3.1 million a year.

The Dallas Cowboys took care of their top offseason priority by making Darren Woodson the highest paid safety in NFL history. The Cowboys and Woodson worked out a six-year deal worth $18 million with a $5.4 million signing bonus.

Hall of Famer "Mean" Joe Greene was hired as the Arizona Cardinals' defensive line coach.

OLYMPICS

Former President Jimmy Carter, country music star Garth Brooks and NBA NBA
abbr.
1. National Basketball Association

2. National Boxing Association

NBA (US) n abbr (= National Basketball Association) → Basketball-Dachverband (=
 center Shaquille O'Neal will join a cast of thousands of ordinary folks to bring the Olympic flame to Atlanta. Olympic organizers named 5,500 "community heroes" and 800 Olympians to participate in the torch relay, which begins April 27 in Los Angeles and will pass through 42 states.

GOLF

NBC NBC
 in full National Broadcasting Co.

Major U.S. commercial broadcasting company. It was formed in 1926 by RCA Corp., General Electric Co. (GE), and Westinghouse and was the first U.S. company to operate a broadcast network.
, which already has locked up TV rights to the Olympics through 2008 and part of baseball through 2000, announced that it has the Ryder Cup and the PGA (1) (Professional Graphics Adapter) An early IBM PC display standard for 3D processing with 640x480x256 resolution. It was not widely used.

(2) (Programmable Gate Array) See gate array and FPGA.
 Seniors' Championship through 2005.

Rains washed out the first day of the South African PGA Championship The South African PGA Championship is the season ending championship of the South African PGA golf tour. Past Winners

Year Player Country
Telkom PGA Championship
2007 Louis Oosthuizen

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 in Johannesburg, and forecasters said wet weather could persist through next week.

BOXING

The British Boxing Board refused Joe Bugner a license to fight in Britain. Although the 45-year-old heavyweight recently won the Australian title, the board refused him permission to fight British champion Scott Welch in London, calling his fights "two contests not of high standard."

BASKETBALL

New York New York, state, United States
New York, Middle Atlantic state of the United States. It is bordered by Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and the Atlantic Ocean (E), New Jersey and Pennsylvania (S), Lakes Erie and Ontario and the Canadian province of
 Knickerbockers forward Charles Oakley broke his right thumb in Wednesday night's loss at Charlotte, an injury that will sideline him for approximately six weeks. Oakley underwent surgery at Beth Israel Hospital See:
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston
  • Beth Israel Medical Center in Manhattan
 in New York.

New Jersey Nets shooting guard Kendall Gill is scheduled to have surgery today to repair an unstable fracture in his left hand and he will be sidelined at least a month.

TENNIS

Sandon Stolle of Australia, building on his stunning defeat of top-ranked Thomas Muster the previous day, rallied to beat Andrei Cherkasov of Russia 6-3, 1-6, 6-4 at the Dubai Open in the United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates, federation of sheikhdoms (2005 est. pop. 2,563,000), c.30,000 sq mi (77,700 sq km), SE Arabia, on the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman. . The pony-tailed Stolle, 25, is unseeded and ranked 161 in the world.

Second-seeded Sergi Bruguera of Spain advanced to the quarterfinals of the $514,000 Marseille Open in France with a 6-1, 3-6, 6-4 victory over Britain's Tim Henman.

ETC ETC - ExTendible Compiler. Fortran-like, macro extendible. "ETC - An Extendible Macro-Based Compiler", B.N. Dickman, Proc SJCC 38 (1971). .

Serena's Song, 1995's champion 3-year-old filly, will be the high weight in Saturday's Santa Maria Handicap The Santa Maria Handicap is a race for thoroughbred horses run each year at Santa Anita Park. A Grade I event, it is set at a distance of one and one-sixteenth miles on the dirt. The Santa Maria is open to fillies and mares age three and up and offers a purse of $250,000.  at Santa Anita. Serena's Song, assigned 124 pounds, will be making her second start of the season following her victory in the Grade I Santa Monica Handicap The Santa Monica Handicap is a race for thoroughbred race horses run at a distance of seven furlongs on the dirt at Santa Anita Park. The Grade I race is open to fillies and mares age, three and up, and offers a purse of $250,000.  Jan. 27. The field includes Silverbulletlover, Real Connection, British Bauble, Klassy Kim and Twice the Vice. . . .

Mary Decker Slaney, who had considered running in the L.A. Invitational Track Meet on Feb. 24 at the Sports Arena, will not run. . . .

The Buffalo Sabres traded defenseman Craig Muni and a No. 1 draft choice to the Winnipeg Jets for defenseman Darryl Shannon and left wing Michal Grosek.
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