Blue Jays: Placed P Paul Spoljaric on the 15-day DL, retroactive to July 25. Recalled P Bill Risley from a medical rehabilitation assignment at Triple-A Syracuse and activated him from the 15-day DL.
Giants: Placed 2B Robby Thompson on the 15-day DL, retroactive to July 26, and P Rich DeLucia on the 15-day DL, retroactive to July 27. Recalled IF Jay Canizaro from Triple-A Phoenix. Designated 1B Dan Peltier for assignment.
Orioles: Sent P Greg Dean from Double-A Bowie to Rookie League High Desert. Promoted SS Richard Paz from Rookie League Bluefield to High Desert.
Pirates: Placed P Elmer Dessens on the 15-day DL. Purchased the contract of P Dave Wainhouse from Double-A Carolina. Designated 1B D. J. Boston for assignment.
Red Sox: Recalled P Mike Maddux from an injury rehab at Triple-A Pawtucket.
Cavaliers: Waived F-C John Amaechi.
Lakers: Signed free-agent C Travis Knight.
Magic: Signed G-F Gerald Wilkins.
Nets: Signed free-agent G Robert Pack, who had been with the Washington Bullets, to five-year, $22 million contract.
Arizona State: Announced the resignation of Bob Welch, pitching coach. Named Dave Sinnes pitching coach.
Delaware: Named Shane Brey men's assistant basketball coach.
Bengals: Claimed QB Jay Fiedler off waivers from the Philadelphia Eagles.
Dolphins: Waived TE Johnny Mitchell.
Jaguars: Signed OL James Bailey.
Flyers: Signed RW Brian Wesenberg.
Penguins: Signed F Shawn Antoski and F Dan Quinn.
Stars: Re-signed restricted free-agent C Mike Modano to a one-year contract.
Pub Date: 8/01/96