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Chicago White Sox -- Placed P Chuck Cary (strained back) on the 15-day DL. Called up P Jeff Schwarz from Triple-A Nashville.


Colorado Rockies -- Placed P Kevin Ritz on the 60-day DL.

Kansas City Royals -- Activated 3B Keith Miller. Put IF David Howard on the DL with Bell's Palsy. Howard had been called up when backup IF Rico Rossy (a former Orioles minor-leaguer) came down with chickenpox. Howard had played in two games.


Oakland Athletics -- Recalled IF Dale Sveum from Triple-A Tacoma. Placed IF Jerry Browne on the 60-day DL, retroactive to Monday.

St. Louis Cardinals -- Placed P Rene Arocha (broken left ring finger) on the DL. Called up P Tom Urbani from Triple-A Louisville.

Seattle Mariners -- Activated C Mackey Sasser from the 15-day DL. Optioned OF Lee Tinsley to Triple-A Calgary.


Phoenix Suns -- Activated F Charles Barkley from the injured list. Placed C Tim Kempton on the injured list.


Akron -- Announced the resignation of women's basketball coach Lisa Fitch.

Caldwell -- Announced the resignation of women's basketball coach Vincent Capano.


Catawba -- Announced the resignation of AD Dennis Haglan, effective May 31.

UMES -- Signed three basketball recruits: C Adam Johnson (Southern), G Oronde Clark and F Maurice Blanding (Edmondson).

St. Bonaventure -- Named Marti Whitmore women's basketball coach.

Siena -- Named John D'Argenio AD.


U.S. Cycling Federation -- Announced that Dirk Copeland, who reportedly failed a drug test after a race in Uruguay, won't be penalized.



Atlanta Falcons -- Agreed to terms with QB Bobby Hebert on a three-year contract.

Chicago Bears -- Signed CB Tony Blaylock to a three-year contract.

Dallas Cowboys -- Signed S Chris Hall.

Kansas City Chiefs -- Signed OL Danny Villa.

Minnesota Vikings -- Signed CB Jayice Pearson, LB Bruce Holmes, TE Derek Tennell, WR Stephone Paige, WR Joe Randolph and NT Frank Conover.


New York Jets -- Announced the retirement of RB Freeman McNeil.

Philadelphia Eagles -- Signed free-agent DL Tim Harris. Signed DB Erik McMillan to three one-year contracts.

Phoenix Cardinals -- Signed QB Steve Beuerlein to a three-year contract.

Pittsburgh Steelers -- Signed WR Louis Lipps.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Agreed to terms with S Barney Bussey.



Vancouver Canucks -- Signed free-agent LW Cam Danyluk.

Horse racing

Gulfstream Park -- Announced that Terence Blair Meyocks, director of racing and racing secretary at Gulfstream Park, has resigned to become the New York Racing Association's VP of racing.