Jim Palmer, a 3-time AL Cy Young Award winner, and
Joe Morgan, a 2-time NL MVP, are elected to the Hall
of Fame in their first years of eligibility.
Former Blue Jay Cecil Fielder signs with Detroit
as a free agent after spending last season with Japan's
Hanshin Tigers, where he hit 38 HRs.
Boston hires Elaine Weddington as assistant GM,
making her the highest-ranking black female in the