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Angels: Placed former Orioles P Mark Eichhorn on 15-day DL, retroactive to June 6. Recalled P Ryan Hancock from Triple-A Vancouver.


Blue Jays: Signed C Joshua Phelps, SS Stanley Baston, OF Lorenzo Bagley and P David Bleazard.

Devil Rays: Signed P Scott Madison, 2B Luke Owensbragg, P James Manias, 2B Mike King and C Chris Anderson.


Giants: Placed IF-OF David McCarty on 15-day DL, retroactive to June 6. Recalled OF Keith Williams from Triple-A Phoenix.

Indians: Placed IF Scott Leius on 15-day DL. Recalled 1B Herbert Perry from Triple-A Buffalo. Signed 1B-OF Danny Peoples.

Phillies: Recalled P Carlos Crawford from Triple-A Scranton-Wilkes-Barre. Signed OF David Francia, P Brandon Allen, P Joe Cotton, SS Jason Wesemann, OF Shannon Cooley, SS Greg Taylor, P Jason Cafferty and P John Crane and assigned them to Single-A Batavia.

Pirates: Placed P Paul Wagner on 15-day DL. Recalled P Esteban Loaiza from Triple-A Calgary.

Royals: Placed OF Les Norman on 15-day DL, retroactive to June 6. Placed OF Michael Tucker on 15-day DL, retroactive to June 4. Recalled OF Joe Nunnally from Triple-A Omaha. Purchased contract of IF Kevin Young from Omaha. Moved P Jim Converse from 15-day to 60-day DL.

Tigers: Placed P Justin Thompson on 15-day DL, retroactive to June 3. Placed OF Melvin Nieves on 15-day DL, retroactive to June 5. Activated OF Bobby Higginson from 15-day DL. Optioned OF Duane Singleton to Triple-A Toledo and recalled OF Tony Clark from Toledo. Acquired P Tom Urbani and IF Miguel Inzunza from St. Louis Cardinals for P Brian Maxcy and OF Micah Franklin.

Twins: Signed P Ryan Lynch, 1B Eric Brosam and P Charles Jacobs.



Bears: Signed LB Gregg Briggs. Waived QB Shane Matthews.


Bruins: Signed RW Kirk Nielsen to a two-year contract.


United (MLS): Loaned M-D Mike Huwiler and M Ben Crawley to Richmond Kickers of USISL.

Pub Date: 6/08/96