BaseballCalifornia Angels -- Reinstated 3B Kelly Gruber...


California Angels -- Reinstated 3B Kelly Gruber from the 15-day DL and placed him on waivers for the purpose of giving him his unconditional release. Recalled OF Jim Edmonds, P John Farrell and P Scott Lewis from Triple-A Vancouver. Purchased the contract of P Brian Anderson from Vancouver.


Cincinnati Reds -- Recalled OF Gary Varsho, C Dan Wilson and P Mike Anderson from Triple-A Indianapolis.

Colorado Rockies -- Named Bruce Andrew West Coast cross-checker, Bill MacKenzie Canadian scouting supervisor and Bert Holt area scouting supervisor for central California and the San Joaquin Valley.


Florida Marlins -- Purchased the contract of C Terry McGriff from Triple-A Edmonton. Assigned the contract of OF Monty Fariss outright to Edmonton.

Los Angeles Dodgers -- Acquired P John DeSilva from Detroit as the player to be named in the Aug. 31 trade that sent OF Eric Davis to the Tigers. Recalled OF Tom Goodwin, OF Billy Ashley, SS Rafael Bournigal and P Steve Wilson from Triple-A Albuquerque. Purchased the contracts of C-OF Jerry Brooks and P Kip Gross from Albuquerque.

Milwaukee Brewers -- Recalled P Mark Kiefer and OF Troy O'Leary from Triple-A New Orleans.

New York Mets -- Announced that manager Clint Hurdle of Triple-A Norfolk has left the organization.

Oakland Athletics -- Recalled IF Kurt Abbott and P Miguel Jimenez from Triple-A Tacoma.

St. Louis Cardinals -- Activated P Rheal Cormier from the 15-day DL. Recalled IF Tripp Cromer, OF Lonnie Maclin and P Steve Dixon from Triple-A Louisville.

San Francisco Giants -- Recalled IF Paul Faries and former Orioles OF Luis Mercedes from Triple-A Phoenix. Purchased the contract of P Terry Bross from Phoenix.

Texas Rangers -- Activated former Orioles OF Butch Davis from the 15-day DL.



Atlanta Hawks -- Signed free-agent C Andrew Lang of the Philadelphia 76ers to a six-year contract.

Charlotte Hornets -- Signed F Scott Burrell to a multi-year contract.

0 Los Angeles Lakers -- Signed G Dexter Boney.


Assumption -- Named Jeremiah Jones men's lacrosse coach.


Baylor -- Named Troy Drummond men's assistant basketball coach.

Birmingham-Southern -- Named Rick Pietri men's assistant basketball coach.

Indiana State -- Named Jon Prevo men's assistant basketball coach.

Missouri -- Suspended basketball F Jevon Crudup for the fall semester for his alleged involvement in two off-the-court violations of team rules.

Malcolm X J.C. -- Names Aubrey Volious men's basketball coach.

Pennsylvania -- Named Suzanne Bly women's assistant basketball coach.



Denver Broncos -- Signed WR Vance Johnson. Waived WR Kitrick Taylor, OT Chuck Johnson and DB Chris Hale.

Detroit Lions -- Re-signed LB Toby Caston. Signed WR Vernon Turner. Released RB Curvin Richards and NT Bernard Wilson. Signed DE Don Reynolds to the practice squad.

Los Angeles Rams -- Signed TE Jim Price.

New Orleans Saints -- Activated CB Reginald Jones. Waived DB Cedric Mack.

Philadelphia Eagles -- Fired director of player personnel Joe Woolley.


San Francisco 49ers -- Signed FB Adam Walker. Waived T James Parrish.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Signed OL Theo Adams. Waived DB Curtis Buckley.

Washington Redskins -- Waived P Kelly Goodburn. Announced they will sign P Reggie Roby.


Anaheim Mighty Ducks -- Signed G Allan Bester, D Anatoli Fedotov and RW Joel Savage.

Boston Bruins -- Signed C Cam Stewart.


New York Islanders -- Agreed to terms with D Bob McGill.

Ottawa Senators -- Agreed to terms with RW Claude Savoie.

Philadelphia Flyers -- Signed RW Mark Recchi to a new six-year contract.

Pittsburgh Penguins -- Named Skip Thayer trainer.

Quebec Nordiques -- Give coach and GM Pierre Page a four-year contract extension.

Toronto Maple Leafs -- Signed F David Sacco and F Chris Govedaris.