California Angels -- Acquired P Jim Abbott and P Tim Fortugno from the Chicago White Sox for OF McKay Christensen, P Andrew Lorraine, P Bill Simas and P John Snyder.
Colorado Rockies -- Placed P Joe Grahe on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to July 18. Recalled P A.J. Sager, from Triple-A Colorado Springs.
Kansas City Royals -- Placed P Kevin Appier on the 15-day DL. Outrighted P Dave Fleming to Triple-A Omaha. Purchased the contract of former Orioles P Gregg Olson from Omaha. Called up OF Joe Vitiello from Omaha.
Milwaukee Brewers -- Placed OF Turner Ward on the 15-day DL. Activated 1B John Jaha from the DL.
Philadelphia Phillies -- Placed OF Lenny Dykstra on the 15-day DL. Recalled OF Tom Marsh from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
St. Louis Cardinals -- Traded P Ken Hill to the Cleveland Indians for 3B David Bell, P Rick Heiserman and C Pepe McNeal. Assigned Bell to Triple-A Louisville, Heiserman to Single-A St. Petersburg and McNeal to Rookie League Johnson City.
Rockford Lightning (CBA) -- Named Mike Mashak coach.
Arizona Cardinals -- Waived QB John Bonds.
Green Bay Packers -- Claimed LB James Roberson off waivers from New Orleans.
New York Jets -- Signed P Bryan Wagner Released WR Brian Sallee.
San Francisco 49ers -- Agreed to terms with WR J.J. Stokes.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Signed LB Tommy Thigpen.
Shreveport Pirates (CFL) -- Claimed DB Kim Phillips.
Buffalo Sabres -- Signed D Sergei Klimentiev.
Florida Panthers -- Signed F Alexei Kudashov, F Ashley Buckberger and D Len Esau.