Orioles -- Activated P Kevin Brown from 15-day DL. Placed C Chris Hoiles on 15-day DL.
Boston Red Sox -- Placed 1B-DH Reggie Jefferson on the 15-day DL. Recalled OF Mark Whiten from Triple-A Pawtucket. Signed P Andy Yount.
California Angels -- Placed P Shawn Boskie on the 15-day DL, retroactive to July 6.
Chicago White Sox -- Recalled P Matt Karschner from Triple-A Nashville.
Detroit Tigers -- Placed P Kevin Wickander on the 15-day DL, retroactive to July 14. Recalled P Buddy Groom from Triple-A Toledo.
Minnesota Twins -- Activated OF Jerald Clark from the 15-day DL. Sent P Rich Robertson to Triple-A Salt Lake City.
Montreal Expos -- Designated IF Tom Foley for assignment.
Philadelphia Phillies -- Activated OF Andy Van Slyke, from 15-day DL. Placed OF Gary Varsho on 15-day DL.
St. Louis Cardinals -- Activated OF Bernard Gilkey from 15-day DL. Designated C Scott Hemond for assignment.
Texas Rangers -- Purchased the contract of 3B Steve Buechele from Triple-A Oklahoma City. Sent 3B Luis Ortiz to Oklahoma City.
Toronto Blue Jays -- Signed P Matthew Gourlay, P Jonathan Herring and P Chad Needle, for the 1996 season. Signed SS Jeffrey Maloney and OF Jeremi Rudolph.
UMBC -- Got national letters of intent from seven baseball players: P Sean Lookingbill (Glenelg), OF Brian Thrash (Rising Sun), C Kris Paolini (Thomas Johnson), C-3B Steve Tomshack (North County), P-OF Fred Crosse (Rising Sun, Jacksonville State University), P Ben Daniels (Catonsville C.C.) and P-1B Wayne Franklin (Cecil C.C.).
Arizona Cardinals -- Signed C Ed Cunningham, WR Frank Sanders and DT Sebastian Barrie.
Chicago Bears -- Signed CB Jeremy Lincoln, DB Kevin Miniefield and TE Ryan Wetnight, FB Mike Faulkerson and TE Raymond Roberts.
Cincinnati Bengals -- Signed OL Melvin Tuten.
Cleveland Browns -- Cut CB Reginald Jones.
Dallas Cowboys -- Signed Dana Howard, linebacker. Released Lincoln Coleman, running back.
Green Bay Packers -- Signed FB William Henderson, OT Jeff Miller and QB Jay Barker.
New Orleans Saints -- Agreed to terms with FB Lorenzo Neal.
New York Jets -- Signed TE Kyle Brady.
Pittsburgh Steelers -- Signed QB Kordell Stewart. Agreed to terms with G Brenden Stai and CB Lethon Flowers.
St. Louis Rams -- Signed OT Zach Wiegert.
San Diego Chargers -- Signed TE Ron Middleton, DT Don Sasa, LB Preston Harrison, LB Chris Cowart, OT Troy Sienkiewicz, WR Omar Ellison and WR Brandon Harrison. Agreed to terms with RB Aaron Hayden.
San Francisco 49ers -- Signed QB Elvis Grbac, RB Adam Walker, G Tim Hanshaw, LB Antonio Armstrong and LB Dave Hoffman.
Seattle Seahawks -- Signed TE Christian Fauria, LB Jason Kyle, DB Orlando Watters, LB Bob Spitluski and DE Michael McCrary. Waived RB Beno Bryant. Released G Bill Hitchcock.
Baltimore Stallions (CFL) -- Released OL Ivory Dillard from the practice roster.
Calgary Stampeders (CFL) -- Signed LB Anthony McClanahan.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (CFL) -- Agreed to terms with RB Blaise Bryant.
Calgary Flames -- Named Pierre Page coach.
Dallas Stars -- Signed LW Mike Kennedy.
St. Louis Blues -- Named Jim Pappin director of professional playing personnel.