Cardinals: Placed 2B Roberto Mejia (strained right groin) on 15-day DL. Recalled former Orioles IF Steve Scarsone from Triple-A Louisville. Transferred P Brian Barber from 15- to 60-day DL.
Dodgers: Optioned to IF Chad Fonville to Triple-A Albuquerque. Activated IF Nelson Liriano.
Giants: Reinstated P Dan Carlson; optioned him to Triple-A Phoenix.
Mets: Recalled OF Matt Franco from Triple-A Norfolk. Designated Norfolk IF Luis Lopez for assignment.
Reds: Optioned OF Ozzie Timmons to Indianapolis.
Royals: Will activate C Mike Macfarlane from DL today and option C Sal Fasano to Double-A Wichita.
Pub Date: 4/13/97