BaseballCalifornia Angels -- Recalled IF Chris Cron...


California Angels -- Recalled IF Chris Cron from Class AAA Edmonton. Purchased the contract of IF Kevin Flora from Class AA Midland.


Florida Marlins -- Named Gary Hughes director of scouting and special assistant to the GM.

Toronto Blue Jays -- Signed OF Shawn Green.



Atlanta Hawks -- Signed G Rodney Monroe (second-round draft pick from N.C. State and St. Maria Goretti High in Hagerstown) to a 2-year contract.

Milwaukee Bucks -- Signed G Steve Henson to a 1-year contract.

Philadelphia 76ers -- Invited free agents G Mike Goodson, C Petur Gudmundsson, F Bobby Martin and F Derek Strong to training camp.


Wyoming -- Announced F Quein Higgins will miss the basketball season because of injury.


Buffalo Bills -- Signed CB Chris Oldham. Placed CB J.D. Williams on IR.


Chicago Bears -- Placed LB Ron Cox (knee) on IR. Activated S Shawn Gayle and WR Ron Morris.

Cleveland Browns -- Placed LB Mike Johnson on IR. Waived TE Darryl Ingram. Signed LB Cedric Figaro and QB Mike Elkins.

Dallas Cowboys -- Placed LB Godfrey Myles on IR. Activated TE Rob Awalt, RB Ricky Blake and LB Dixon Edwards from IR.

Detroit Lions -- Signed LB Anthony Bell.

Indianapolis Colts -- Re-signed DB Cornell Holloway. Waived NT Frank Giannetti. Assigned TE Mike Titley to the developmental squad.

Kansas City Chiefs -- Waived CB Anthony Parker. Re-signed DE Mike Bell.


Los Angeles Raiders -- Waived TE Greg Harrell from the practice squad. Placed RB Vance Mueller and RB Nick Bell on the practice squad.

Los Angeles Rams -- Signed WR-KR Ron Brown. Signed OL Jeff Pahukoa to the practice squad.

New England Patriots -- Waived WR Ron Heard from the practice roster. Placed S Tim Gordon on the practice roster.

San Francisco 49ers -- Signed P Robbie Keen. Placed RB Rickey Watters on the practice squad. Waived RB Adam Walker and G %% Brett Wiese from the practice squad.

Seattle Seahawks -- Activated QB Kelly Stouffer and WR Jeff Chadwick from IR. Waived QB Rusty Hilger. Placed LB David Wyman on IR. Waived WR Derwin Brewer from the practice squad.



Montreal Canadiens -- Returned LW Vladimir Vujtek to Tri-Cities (WHL).

New York Islanders -- Assigned F Wayne Doucet, F Rich Kromm, F Brent Grieve, F Jeff Jablonski, F Graham Stanley, F Travis Green, F Iain Fraser, F Phil Huber, F Paul Rutherford, F Rob Vanderydt, F Dean Ewen, F Sean LeBrun, F Graeme Townshend, F Derek Laxdal, F Lee Giffin, D Rick Hayward, D Dennis Vaske, D Jim Culhane, D Joni Lehto, D Chris Pryor, D Kevin Cheveldayoff, D Brad Turner, D Larry Melnyk, G Danny Lorenz and G Jamie McLennan to Capital District (AHL). Assigned G George Maneluk to New Haven (AHL). Assigned G Joe Capprini and LW Sylvain Fleury to Richmond (ECHL).

New York Rangers -- Acquired G Greg Millen from the Chicago Blackhawks for future considerations. Called up F Steven King and F Joe Paterson from Binghamton (AHL).

Pittsburgh Penguins -- Matched the offer sheet to LW Kevin Stevens by the Boston Bruins.

St. Louis Blues -- Assigned C Kevin Miehm to Peoria (IHL).



PJM Futures -- Japanese team announced it will sign Ugo Maradona, brother of Argentine star Diego Maradona, for next season.