Expos: Purchased contract of OF Vladimir Guerrero, 20, from Harrisburg, where he was Double-A Eastern League MVP. Designated P Scott Gentile for assignment.
Indians: Recalled P Joe Roa from Triple-A Buffalo. Put IB Herbert Perry on 60-day DL.
Marlins: Recalled P Livan Hernandez (Cuban who signed four-year, $4.5 million contract this year), P Bill Hurst, P Andy Larkin and IF Ralph Milliard from Double-A Portland.
Padres: OF Todd Steverson cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Las Vegas.
Phillies: Claimed P Glenn Dishman off waivers from Padres. Moved P Bobby Munoz to 60-day DL. Activated P David West from 15-day DL.
Royals: Signed P Tim Belcher for two years.
Tigers: Reassigned pitching coach Jon Matlack within organization.
Bowie (Double-A): Named Matt Diehl (Dulaney High, Salisbury State, Broadcasting Institute of Maryland) assistant director of public relations and broadcasting. Named Kia Danita Dean (Olney) special projects coordinator.
Hawks: Signed F Tyrone Corbin and F Willie Burton.
Boise State: WR Greg Thomas was declared ineligible for football team.
UMBC: Named Bill Zotti assistant men's basketball coach; he had been assistant at Kean College and was team manager at Seton Hall.
49ers: Signed CB Frankie Smith.
Kings: Returned D Jere Karalahti, D Martin Strbak, D Kimmo Timonen, C Mikael Simons, RW TomasVlasek and LW Jukka Tiilikainen to European teams.
Lightning: Signed LW Brantt Myhres to a multi-year contract.
Colorado (MLS): GM Richard A. Levine resigned. Named Roy Wegerle interim coach for remainder of season.
Buffalo (NPSL): Named Jim May VP of soccer operations and Gary Hindley coach.
Cleveland (NPSL): Signed F Obi Monene to two-year contract. Released G Mike Potier from developmental roster.
Pub Date: 9/13/96