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Orioles -- Acquired OF Dwight Smith from the California Angels for a player to be named. Recalled OF Damon Buford from Triple-A Rochester. Designated OF Bruce Dostal for assignment.


Boston Red Sox -- Signed C Matthew Bazzani and 1B Anthony Derosso.

California Angels -- Activated IF Rex Hudler from the 15-day DL.


Chicago Cubs -- Purchased the contract of C/1B Mike Maksudian from Triple-A Iowa.

Chicago White Sox -- Purchased the contract of OF Dann Howitt from Triple-A Nashville.

Cleveland Indians -- Signed OF Chip Glass.

Kansas City Royals -- Agreed to terms with 1B Gary Coffee, P Jose Rosado, P Lance Carter, P Manuel Burciaga, P Kenneth Tipton, OF Daniel Dillingham, OF Shedrick Pitts, OF Juan Rocha and C James Welch. Assigned Coffee, Rosado, Welch, Burciaga, Pitts, Tipton and Rocha to the Gulf Coast League and Dillingham and Carter to Single-A Eugene.

Milwaukee Brewers -- Activated IF Kevin Seitzer from the 15-day DL. Optioned IF Jeff Cirillo to Triple-A New Orleans.

Philadelphia Phillies -- Signed P Ryan Nye, OF Scott Shores, OF John Torok, C Eric Schreimann, C Adan Millan and 3B Jason Russell. Assigned Ryan, Shores, Torok and Millan to Single-A Batavia and Schreimann and Russell to Rookie League Martinsville.

San Diego Padres -- Placed P Wally Whitehurst on 60-day DL. Purchased the contract of IF Eddie Williams from Triple-A Las Vegas.

Toronto Blue Jays -- Placed P Al Leiter on the 15-day DL, retroactive to June 9. Recalled P Woody Williams from Triple-A Syracuse.



Boston Celtics -- Fired Dave Gavitt, senior executive vice president, who will remain with the team as vice chairman of the board. Named M. L. Carr senior executive vice president.

Philadelphia 76ers -- Named John Lucas vice president of basketball operations, general manager and coach.

Continental Basketball Association -- Announced the Wichita Falls franchise has been sold and will relocate to the Chicago area.


Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference -- Named Carolanne McAuliffe director of marketing.


Peach Belt Conference -- Named Pembroke State chancellor Joseph Oxendine president.

Cal-Irvine -- Named Raman Bridwell assistant men's soccer coach and Stephaine Poncher assistant women's soccer coach.

Colgate -- Named Nadine Mastroleo women's assistant basketball coach.

Florida State -- Named Jonelle Polk women's assistant basketball coach.

Lipscomb -- Named Tom Kelsey men's assistant basketball coach.

Montclair State -- Named Gloria Bradley women's full-time assistant basketball coach.


Northwestern -- Named Shawn Parrish men's assistant basketball coach.

Pennsylvania -- Announced the resignation of G. W. Mix, men's lacrosse coach.

Pittsburgh -- Named Steve Lewis, coach for the men's and women's track programs.

San Francisco -- Named John Baptista assistant baseball coach and Ndidi Opia game operations and promotions manager.

Siena -- Named Steve Bernath men's part-time assistant basketball coach.

Slippery Rock -- Announced the retirement of Bill Lennox, director of athletics, effective June 24.


Southern Cal -- Announced basketball C Avondre Jones is leaving the school.


Cincinnati Bengals -- Signed DE Daniel Stubbs to a one-year contract. Signed QB Jake Kelchner.

Green Bay Packers -- Signed LB Paul Duckworth.

Jacksonville Jaguars -- Named Ken Moll college scout and Judy Seldin vice president of ticket operations.

Los Angeles Rams -- Signed LB Chris Martin, WR Chris Brantley and OT Ron Edwards.


Washington Redskins -- Signed RB Ricky Ervins to a one-year contract.

Las Vegas Posse (CFL) -- Waived RB Martel Black and FB Tony Burse.

Toronto Argonauts (CFL) -- Cut K Mike Vanderjagt and K Eddie Azcona.


Montreal Canadiens -- Renewed the contracts of Jacques Laperriere and Charles Thiffault, assistant coaches, for two seasons.

D8 Philadelphia Flyers -- Named Bobby Clarke president.