Astros: Optioned P Donne Wall to Triple-A New Orleans. Purchased contract of P Tommy Greene from New Orleans.
Giants: Placed P Osvaldo Fernandez (elbow) on 15-day DL. Recalled P Dan Carlson from Triple-A Phoenix.
Reds: Optioned IF Aaron Boone to Triple-A Indianapolis.
Royals: Placed P Jose Santiago (chickenpox) on 15-day DL.
Tigers: Activated OF Bobby Higginson from 15-day DL. Placed P Kevin Jarvin (back) on 15-day DL.
Catonsville CC: Signed Jen Drake (Severna Park), Kimberley Griffin (Kenwood) and Paula Grim (Northern-Calvert) to volleyball letters of intent.
UMBC: Named Jennifer Bednarek women's assistant basketball coach.
Chargers: Released S Eric Castle, OL Matt Brown, OL Nate Gibson and WR Larry Stallworth.
Colts: Signed WR Nate Jacquet.
Jets: Signed DB Raymond Austin to two-year contract.
Bruins: Signed D Andrei Yakhonov to one-year contract and G John Grahame to two-year contract.
Devils: Signed F John Madden.
Hurricanes: Re-signed D Adam Burt, RW Steve Rice, G Jason Muzzatti and LW Jeff Daniels to multi-year contracts.
Pub Date: 6/27/97