Boston Red Sox -- Placed IF Dave Hollins on 60-day DL with a fractured right wrist; purchased contract of IF Chris Donnels from Triple-A Pawtucket.
Chicago Cubs -- Activated IF Ray Sanchez from 15-day DL. Recalled P Terry Adams from Triple-A Iowa. Assigned P Chris Nabholz (Towson State) to Iowa. Announced that P Rich Garces has been claimed on outright waivers by the Florida Marlins.
Detroit Tigers -- Recalled OF Milt Cuyler from Triple-A Toledo. Optioned OF Danny Bautista to Toledo. Acquired P Mike Myers from the Florida Marlins to complete the Buddy Groom trade and assigned Myers to Toledo.
Philadelphia Phillies -- Traded OF Dave Gallagher to California Angels for OF Kevin Flora.
Texas Rangers -- Placed P Jeff Russell on 15-day DL, retroactive to Aug. 2, with a sore lower back; added P Bobby Witt to the roster.
New York Knicks -- Named Don Chaney assistant coach.
Towson State -- Named Christopher Peacock its first compliance coordinator.
Kansas City Chiefs -- Signed WR Webster Slaughter to a three-year contract.
New York Giants -- Signed RB Tyrone Wheatley to a five-year contract.
San Francisco 49ers -- Waived RB Tony Brooks and WR Mike Cook. Signed CB Forey Duckett.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Re-signed WR Dedric Smith. Released LB Rodney Washington.
Stallions (CFL) -- Added five players to practice roster: DT Malcolm Showell, DT Willie Whitehead, LB Reggie Givens, CB Derric Griggs, WR Chris Siegfried.
Mighty Ducks of Anaheim -- Signed D Bobby Dollas to a multiyear contract.
Boston Bruins -- Signed LW Tim Sweeney, D Peter Taglianetti and D Ted Crowley. Named Gerry Cheevers professional leagues scout.
Dallas Stars -- Signed LW Patrick Cote to a three-year contract.
Florida Panthers -- Released D Joe Cirella, D Brian
Benning and LW Andrei Lomakin.