Cubs: Placed C Tyler Houston on 15-day DL (appendectomy). Recalled C Mike Hubbard from Triple-A Iowa.
Marlins: Recalled P Livan Hernandez from Triple-A Charlotte. Placed IF Alex Arias on 15-day DL.
Phillies: Placed former Orioles P Garrett Stephenson on 15-day DL. Purchased contract of P Scott Ruffcorn from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
Pirates: Activated former Orioles OF Mark Smith from 15-day DL. Optioned OF Freddy Garcia to Double-A Carolina.
Rangers: Activated P Danny Patterson from 15-day DL. Optioned P Jose Alberro to Triple-A Oklahoma City.
Tigers: Placed OF Bobby Higginson on 15-day DL, retroactive to June 11. Recalled IF-OF Joe Hall from Triple-A Toledo. Signed C Christopher Parker, 2B Daniel Lauterhahn and P Richard Roberts.
Yankees: Activated P Dwight Gooden from 15-day DL. Optioned OF Scott Pose to Triple-A Columbus.
Pub Date: 6/16/97