Chicago Cubs -- Signed P Brandon Pico, P Keenie Steenstra, P Collin Kerley, IF Brant Brown, IF Chris Peterson, IF Patrick Fairly, OF Daniel Madsen, OF Tyrone Lewis and C Paul Stojsavjevic to minor-league contracts.
DTC New York Yankees -- Sent OF Jesse Barfield to Triple-A Albany on a rehabilitation assignment.
Houston Astros -- Placed P Mark Portugal on 15-day DL. Recalled P Brian Williams from Triple-A Tucson.
Philadelphia Phillies -- Signed P Trevor Humphrey, C Jason Moler and OF Tim Cornish to minor-league contracts.
Pittsburgh Pirates -- Purchased the contract of OF Dave Clark from Triple-A Buffalo. Recalled IF John Wehner from Buffalo. Placed OF-1B Gary Redus on the 15-day DL. Optioned IF Carlos Garcia to Buffalo. Signed OF Shon Walker.
San Francisco Giants -- Activated OF Mark Leonard from the 15-day DL and sent him to Triple-A Tucson.
Seattle Mariners -- Placed P Randy Johnson and P Jim Acker on the 15-day DL. Recalled P Mike Walker and P Mark Grant from Triple-A Calgary. Signed P Tom Drees to a contract with Calgary.
Toronto Blue Jays -- Signed SS Brandon Cromer, P Sy Dorsey, P Scott Kennedy, 3B-OF Scott McCloughan to minor-league contracts.
WBL -- Announced that the Jacksonville Stingrays and Boca Raton Jades will cease operations immediately.
New Jersey Jammers (USBL) -- Signed G Maurice Alexander. Placed G Ron Moore on the taxi squad.
Massachusetts -- Named Gerry Azzinaro linebackers coach.
MA RPI -- Announced the resignation of lacrosse coach Jake Reed.
Detroit Red Wings -- Signed RW Dallas Drake.
Hartford Whalers -- Named Paul Holmgren coach. Traded D Brad Shaw to the New Jersey Devils for future considerations.
Minnesota North Stars -- Traded D Al Pedersen to the Hartford Whalers for future considerations.
Montreal Canadiens -- Signed LW Benoit Brunet to a one-year contract.
New York Islanders -- Extended the contracts of RW Steve Thomas and LW Benoit Hogue.
Ottowa Senators -- Named Rick Bowness coach.
Washington Capitals -- Traded LW Nick Kypreos to the Hartford Whalers for RW Mark Hunter and future considerations. Signed RW Tim Bergland and G Bernie Wolf.
Belmont Park -- Suspended jockey Mike Smith for seven days for careless riding in the fifth race on June 13.
Kansas City Chiefs -- Signed LB Ron Goetz and LB William Kirksey.
B6 New England Patriots -- Signed LB Ilia Jarostchuk.
Pittsburgh Steelers -- Signed LB Hardy Nickerson to a one-year contract.