Orioles -- Activated P Sid Fernandez from the 15-day DL. Optioned P Jimmy Myers to Triple-A Rochester.
New York Mets -- Placed IF Bill Spiers on the 15-day DL, retroactive to June 26. Called up IF Aaron Ledesma from Triple-A Norfolk.
Philadelphia Phillies -- Activated P Tommy Greene from the 15-day DL. Optioned 1B Gene Schall to Triple-A Scranton.
Los Angeles Lakers -- Signed assistant coach Larry Drew to a contract extension.
Arizona State -- Athletic director Charles Harris announced his resignation. Named Christine Wilkinson interim athletic director for one year.
UMBC -- Extended the contract of athletic director Dr. Charles Brown through the year 2002. Promoted Keith Puryear to full-time men's and women's tennis coach.
Atlanta Falcons -- Signed QB Browning Nagle.
Green Bay Packers -- Claimed DE Darren Krein off waivers. Signed free-agent WR Robert Jackson.
San Francisco 49ers -- Released WR John Taylor.
Washington Redskins -- Signed QB Brad Bretz.
Toronto Maple Leafs -- Released RW Rich Sutter, RW Dixon Ward, RW Terry Yake, D Grant Jennings, G Patrik Augusta and C Alexei Ku--.
Washington Capitals -- Signed C Dale Hunter and C Mike Eagles to two-year contracts. Signed G Olaf Kolzig to a one-year contract.