Cleveland Indians -- Optioned P Albie Lopez to Triple-A Charlotte.
Kansas City Royals -- Placed 1B Wally Joyner on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to June 26. Purchased the contract of C Nelson Santovenia from Triple-A Omaha.
San Francisco Giants -- Activated P Mike Jackson from the 15-day DL. Optioned P Brad Brink to Triple-A Phoenix.
Texas Rangers -- Activated P Roger Pavlik from the 15-day DL. Signed P Tim Leary. Sent P Dan Smith to Triple-A Oklahoma City. Placed IF Doug Strange on the 15-day DL.
Tulane -- Announced the resignation of Candi Harvey, women's basketball coach, to take a similar position at Texas A&M.;
Sacramento Gold Miners (CFL) -- Released DB Al Baker, DT Brent White, LB Jerry Dillon, OL Chuck Esty, FB Tony Kennedy and WR Johnny Walker.
Saskatchewan Roughriders (CFL) -- Released LB Ricky Andrews, Clifford Charlton, LB Maurice Crum, LB Bill Freeney, LB Gary Rogers, DE Tom Gibson, DE John MacNeill, CB Stephan Harris, CB Stanley Petry, CB Mark Ricks, WR Greg Lester, WR Brian Treggs, T Ken Whitney, T Tony Tighe, K Darcy Dalhem, S Errol Brown, RB Brad Elberg, QB Mike Johnson, G Tom MacCallum, P Tim Piper and SB Rick Walters.