Angels: Requested waivers on P Rich Monteleone for purpose of giving him unconditional release.
Blue Jays: Recalled OF Shannon Stewart, IF Miguel Cairo, IF Felipe Crespo, P Marty Janzen and P Luis Andujar from Triple-A Syracuse and P Jose Silva from Double-A Knoxville.
Braves: Activated P Steve Avery, sidelined since July 13 with pulled muscle in side, off DL. Announced that they will recall P Brad Woodall, IF Ed Giovanola and IF Tony Graffanino from Triple-A Richmond today.
Cubs: Recalled IF Brant Brown from Triple-A Iowa.
Dodgers: Recalled P Jim Bruske, P Felix Rodriguez, OF Oreste Marrero, C Ken Huckaby, IF Chad Fonville, IF Wilton Guerrero and IF Mike Busch from Triple-A Albuquerque. Recalled P Jesus Martinez from Double-A San Antonio. Announced that IF Paul Konerko, IF Keith Johnson, OF Wilfredo Marrero, OF Karim Garcia and C Henry Blanco have been promoted to Albuquerque.
Expos: Activated IF Andy Stankiewicz from 15-day DL.
Mariners: Recalled P Bob Wolcott, P Salomon Torres, P Rusty Meacham and C Chris Widger from Triple-A Tacoma. Activated OF Alex Diaz from 15-day DL.
Marlins: Recalled P Pat Rapp from Triple-A Charlotte. Will purchase contract of C Jerry Brooks from Charlotte and 3B Josh Booty from Single-A Kane County today.
Phillies: Placed P David West (strained left groin) on 15-day DL, retroactive to last Monday. Activated P Mike Mimbs from 15-day DL. Recalled P Ron Blazier, C Bobby Estalella and IF Desi Relaford from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
Royals: Purchased contract of P Bob Scanlan from Triple-A Omaha.
Tigers: Called up P Brian Williams, P C. J. Nitkowski, OF Shannon Penn, 3B Phil Hiatt, C Raul Casanova and IF Fausto Cruz from Triple-A Toledo.
Yankees: Designated P Wally Whitehurst for assignment. Called up C Jorge Posada from Triple-A Columbus and IF Andy Fox and P Brian Boehringer from Double-A Norwich.
Dolphins: Signed QB Craig Erickson. Released G Everett McIver from 53-man roster and QB Spence Fischer from practice squad.
Pub Date: 9/03/96