Baseball • Former BYU player and coach Vance Law has joined the minor league staff of the Chicago White Sox as special assistant to player development. Law played 11 seasons in the majors as a third baseman and was with the White Sox from 1982-84. A former star shortsop at BYU, he coached the Cougars for 13 season before he was fired in May with a 397-347-2 career record.
• Pitcher John Lannan signed a $2.5 million, one-year contract with the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday. The 28-year-old Lannan was 4-1 with a 4.13 ERA in six starts for Washington this year.
• The Boston Red Sox reached a $9.5 million, one-year deal with shortstop Stephen Drew, who hit .250 with five homers and 16 RBIs in 39 games for Oakland last season after being traded by Arizona on Aug. 20.