Angels: Put OF Jim Edmonds (strained abdomen and groin) on 15-day DL, retroactive to May 26. Recalled OF Orlando Palmeiro from Triple-A Vancouver.
Athletics: Optioned OF Allen Battle to Triple-A Edmonton.
Braves: Placed 2B Mark Lemke (jammed left thumb) on DL.
Cubs: Activated OF Scott Bullett. Put SS Rey Sanchez on 15-day DL.
Phillies: Activated 1B Gregg Jefferies from 15-day DL.
Rangers: Signed P-SS George Carrion. Activated P Kevin Gross. Optioned OF Rikkert Faneyte to Triple-A.
Rockies: Optioned OF Harvey Pulliam to Triple-A Colorado Springs.
Delmarva (Single-A): Named Ray Moore director of promotions; Charles S. Shahan director of stadium operations; Chad M. Prior director of youth services; and Lou Getman director of media and public relations.
Chiba Lotte (Japan): Released former Orioles minor-leaguer Randy Ready.
Pistons: Named Johnny Bach assistant coach.
Arkansas: Suspended Kareem Reid and Marlon Towns from basketball team after they were charged with possession of controlled substance.
49ers: Signed OT Frank Pollack and G Derrick Deese.
Giants: Released S Vencie Glenn.
Patriots: Signed free-agent TE Ryan McGrath.
Redskins: Signed S Leomont Evans, DL Kelvin Kinney and RB Marcus Dickson. Re-signed QB Trent Green. Waived K Louis Perez.
Canucks: Named Tom Renney coach.
Flyers: Claimed C Craig Darby off waivers from Islanders.
Pub Date: 6/05/96