Auto racingRobert Yates Racing -- Announced that...


Auto racing

Robert Yates Racing -- Announced that Lake Speed will take over for the late Davey Allison at Watkins Glen, N.Y., on Aug. 8 and likely will complete the rest of the NASCAR season in the No. 28 Ford Thunderbird.


Atlanta Braves -- Placed P Pete Smith on the 15-day DL. Called up P Pedro Borbon from Triple-A Richmond.

California Angels -- Agreed to terms with P Brian Anderson, their first-round pick in the entry draft.

Cleveland Indians -- Announced that P Bob Ojeda was granted a leave of absence for personal reasons.

Colorado Rockies -- Placed P Jeff Parrett on the 15-day DL. Recalled P Mo Sanford from Triple-A Colorado Springs. Waived P Mark Grant.

Houston Astros -- Acquired P John Hudek on waivers from the Detroit Tigers and assigned him to Triple-A Tucson.

Milwaukee Brewers -- Signed IF Kevin Seitzer. Designated IF William Suero for assignment.

Minnesota Twins -- Activated OF-1B Gene Larkin. Optioned OF David McCarty to Triple-A Portland.

New York Mets -- Activated P Sid Fernandez from the DL.

Pittsburgh Pirates -- Optioned OF Ben Shelton to Triple-A Buffalo. Recalled P Brian Shouse from Buffalo.

Seattle Mariners -- Signed free-agent OF Shawn Jeter and assigned him to Triple-A Calgary.


Charleston Southern -- Announced resignation of women's basketball coach Jack Jordan.

Lamar -- Announced that basketball G Ron Coleman transferred from Weber State.

Stetson -- Announced that G Peyton Keaton will not return to the men's basketball team.


Atlanta Falcons -- Agreed to terms with OT Lincoln Kennedy, their first-round draft pick, on a three-year contract.

Detroit Lions -- Re-signed veteran OL Scott Conover.

Houston Oilers -- Signed OL Brad Hopkins, the team's top draft pick, on a four-year contract.

Kansas City Chiefs -- Signed free-agent CB Tim Hill and waived free-agent DT Troy Ridgley.


Florida Panthers -- Named Lindy Ruff an assistant coach.

New York Islanders -- Re-signed free-agent F Brad Dalgarno.

New York Rangers -- Signed LW Greg Gilbert.

St. Louis Blues -- Acquired former Skipjacks G Jim Hrivnak from the Winnipeg Jets for a seventh-round pick in the 1994 draft and future considerations.

Vancouver Canucks -- Signed LW Rob Woodward to a multi-year contract.


U.S. Team -- Released M Bruce Murray (Germantown) to allow him to pursue a pro career in Europe. He's the United States' all-time leader in appearances and goals, with 92 and 21, respectively.

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