NL: Upheld the three-game suspension of Colorado Rockies 1B Andres Galarraga for charging mound and inciting bench-clearing incident in a game on May 31.
Astros: Announced the retirement of P Sid Fernandez.
Blue Jays: Recalled P Marty Janzen from Triple-A Syracuse. Optioned P Huck Flener to Syracuse.
Cardinals: Placed P Alan Benes on the 15-day DL. Recalled P Curtis King from Triple-A Louisville.
Diamondbacks: Signed P Alvaro Serrato.
Giants: Released C Rick Wilkins. Optioned P Joe Roa to Triple-A Phoenix. Designated P John Johnstone for assignment.
Mariners: Optioned P Edwin Hurtado to Triple-A Tacoma. Designated P Mark Holzemer for assignment.
Rangers: Designated C Henry Mercedes for assignment.
Red Sox: Recalled P Kerry Lacy from Triple-A Pawtucket. Assigned C Jason Varitek to Pawtucket.
White Sox: Assigned SS Mike Caruso, OF Brian Manning, and P Ken Vining to Single-A Winston-Salem.
Yankees: Optioned 1B Ivan Cruz to Triple-A Columbus.
Rockets: Extended the contract of Rudy Tomjanovich, coach, through 2001.
Arizona State: Suspended FB Jeff Paulk from the football team for one game and placed him on one year's probation for an off-campus incident.
Clemson: Named Nancy Harris women's tennis coach.
Texas Tech: Announced assistant football coach Rhudy Maskew has resigned.
Wake Forest: Announced the resignation of Jack Lewis, men's golf coach.
Coyotes: Announced Gary Roberts, player development director, will also take on assistant coaching duties.
Kings: Signed C Chris Taylor.
Mighty Ducks: Signed RW Tomas Sandstrom to a two-year contract.
Panthers: Re-signed D Paul Laus to a four-year contract. Signed D Trevor Doyle.
Ottawa Senators: Re-signed free-agent RW Phil Crowe and D Janne Laukkanen.
Pub Date: 8/02/97