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Major League Baseball -- Announced that Joe Robbie Stadium in Miami will be site of the All-Star Game in 2000.


American League -- Named Johnny Oates, Phil Garner, Brian Butterfield, Tony Cloninger, Billy Connors and Willie Randolph coaches for the All-Star team.

National League -- Named Terry Collins, Jim Riggleman, Joe Kerrigan, Jerry Manuel and Tommy Harper coaches for the All-Star team.


Atlanta Braves -- Placed 2B Mark Lemke on the 15-day DL, retroactive to June 25. Purchased the contract of IF Mike Sharperson from Triple-A Richmond.

Boston Red Sox -- Designated IF Terry Shumpert for assignment. Recalled IF Juan Bell from Triple-A Pawtucket.

Chicago Cubs -- Placed P Anthony Young on the 15-day DL, retroactive to June 23. Purchased the contract of P Rich Garces from Triple-A Iowa.

Chicago White Sox -- Placed C Mike LaValliere on the 15-day DL. Recalled C Chris Tremie from Triple-A Nashville.

Cleveland Indians -- Recalled P Mark Clark from Triple-A Buffalo. Optioned P Albie Lopez to Buffalo.

Kansas City Royals -- Placed SS Greg Gagne on the 15-day DL. Recalled 1B-DH Bob Hamelin from Triple-A Omaha.

Milwaukee Brewers -- Placed P Angel Miranda on the 15-day DL. Recalled P Scott Karl from Triple-A New Orleans.

Philadelphia Phillies -- Activated IF Dave Hollins from the 15-day DL. Placed OF Andy Van Slyke on the 15-day DL.



Atlanta Hawks -- Named Jerry Powell assistant coach.

Detroit Pistons -- Traded the eighth pick in the draft to the Portland Trail Blazers for the 18th, 19th and 58th picks.

Seattle SuperSonics -- Traded G Kendall Gill to the Charlotte Hornets for G Hersey Hawkins and G-F David Wingate.

Washington Bullets -- Traded a 1995 second-round pick to the Los Angeles Lakers for two 1996 second-round picks.



Connecticut -- Named Charlene Curtis women's assistant basketball coach.

Oklahoma State -- Named DeWayne Walker defensive backs coach.

Wyoming -- Announced the retirement of Paul Roach, athletic director, effective Oct. 31.


Buffalo Bills -- Signed DE Blaise Winter, DE Shannon Clavelle and WR Justin Armour.

Cincinnati Bengals -- Signed WR Jeremy Patterson.


New England Patriots -- Signed OL Dave Wohlabaugh and CB Carlos Yancy.

New York Jets -- Released RB Johnny Johnson.

Philadelphia Eagles -- Signed OL Ken Moyer, OL Howard Smothers and FB Fred McCrary.


Dallas Stars -- Signed G Darcy Wakaluk to a one-year contract.

Los Angeles Kings -- Signed D Ruslan Batyrshin to a three-year contract.



National Professional Soccer League -- Awarded a franchise to Toronto for the 1996-97 season.