California Angels -- Purchased the contract of OF Orlando Palmeiro from Triple-A Vancouver. Optioned C Mark Dalesandro to Vancouver. Designated P Erik Bennett for assignment.
New York Mets -- Signed SS Jeffrey Parsons and assigned him to Single-A Pittsfield.
St. Louis Cardinals -- Placed OF Bernard Gilkey on 15-day DL, retroactive to June 28. Activated 2B Geronimo Pena from the DL.
Seattle Mariners -- Recalled OF Darren Bragg from Triple-A Tacoma. Optioned P Ron Villone to Tacoma.
Michigan State -- Announced the retirement of Jim Bibbs, track and field coach. He will serve as an athletic department consultant until July 1996.
Princeton -- Announced the resignation of Julie Plank, women's basketball coach.
Kansas City (Major League Soccer) -- Named Tim Latta general manager.