Angels: Acquired 3B Phil Nevin and C...

Angels: Acquired 3B Phil Nevin and C Matt Walbeck from Tigers for P Nick Skuse. Purchased contracts of IF Justin Baughman, IF Nelson Castro, P Brian Cooper, P Jarrod Washburn and OF Norm Hutchins.

Astros: Purchased contracts of IF Carlos Hernandez, IF Daryle Ward, C Ramon Castro, C Mitch Meluskey, P John Halama, P Scott Elarton, P Freddy Garcia and P Brian Sikorski.


Athletics: Purchased contracts of P Tom Bennett, P Jeff D'Amico, P Bill King, OF Ryan Christenson and OF Ramon Hernandez.

Blue Jays: Purchased contracts of P Tom Davey, P Gary Glover, P Steve Sinclair, 2B Micheal Peeples, SS Ryan Freel and IF Kevin Witt.


Brewers: Acquired P Mike Myers, P Rick Greene and SS Santiago Perez from Tigers for P Bryce Florie and player to named. Added OF Geoff Jenkins, OF Scott Krause, P Mike Pasqualicchio, P Horacio Estrada and IF Mike Kinkade to 40-man roster.

Cubs: Purchased contracts of P Justin Speier, P Jason Ryan and P Jose Espinal and IF Jose Nieves.

Dodgers: Purchased contracts of OF Kevin Gibbs, IF Mike Metcalfe, IF Brian Richardson, P Will Brunson, P Ignacio Flores, C Paul LoDuca and C Angel Pena.

Expos: Purchased contracts of IF Hiram Bocachica, IF Trace Coquillette, IF Jose Fernandez, IF Fernando Seguignol, P Trey Moore, P Jeremy Powell and P Javier Vazquez.

Giants: Purchased contracts of P Troy Brohawn, P Ricky Pickett, P Darin Blood, P Joe Nathan, P Russ Ortiz, IF Pedro Felix, IF Ramon E. Martinez and OF Calvin Murray.

Indians: Purchased contract of 3B Russell Branyan from Triple-A Buffalo and P Jason Rakers and P Scott Morgan from Double-A Akron.

Marlins: Purchased contracts of 2B Amaury Garcia, SS Alex Gonzalez, OF Julio Ramirez, OF-1B Ryan Jackson, C-1B John Roskos, 1B Kevin Millar and P Brian Meadows. Released C Bob Natal and IF-OF John Wehner.

Mets: Purchased contracts of OF Fletcher Bates, OF Scott Hunter, OF Terrance Long, C Vance Wilson and P Arnold Gooch.


Padres: Acquired P Ed Vosberg from Marlins for P Chris Clark. Purchased contracts of P Jim Sak, P Domingo Guzman, P Matt Clement, IF Cesarin Carmona, OF Mike Darr and OF Gary Mathews Jr. Designated SS Jorge Velandia for assignment.

Phillies: Purchased contracts of P Rob Burger, P Tony Fiore, P Carlton Loewer, 2B Marlon Anderson, 1B Steve Carver and 1B Dan Held.

Pirates: Purchased contracts of P Jimmy Anderson, P Elvin Hernandez, P Sean Lawrence, P Jason Phillips and 1B Ron Wright.

Rangers: Purchased contracts of P Dan Kolb, P Dan Smith, IF Rob Sasser from Triple-A Oklahoma City and P Ryan Glynn, P Jonathan Johnson and P Brandon Knight from Double-A Tulsa. Signed P Barry Johnson, P Mark Small and IF Scott Sheldon to minor-league contracts.

Reds: Purchased contracts of P Justin Atchley, P Eddie Priest, C Jason LaRue and IF-OF Darron Ingram.

Red Sox: Purchased contracts of IF Jim Chamblee, P Rafael Betancourt and P Brian Barkley from Triple-A Pawtucket and P Peter Munro from Double-A Trenton.


Royals: Added IF Carlos Febles, OF Mark Quinn, P Tim Byrdak, P Bart Evans and P Patrick Flury to 40-man roster.

Tigers: Purchased contracts of P Francisco Cordero, P Matt Drews, P Mike Drumright, P Apostol Garcia, P Brian Powell and OF Gabe Kapler. Designated IF Orlando Miller and OF Jimmy Hurst for assignment.

White Sox: Purchased contracts of P John Ambrose, P Lorenzo Barcelo, P Derek Hasselhoff (Towson State, Chesapeake High), P Bob Howry, P Jason Olsen, P Todd Rizzo, P John Snyder, C Mark Johnson, 3B Carlos Lee and OF Brian Simmons. Designated P Jeff Darwin and IF Chad Fonville for assignment.

Yankees: Purchased contracts of OF Brian Buchanan, P Mike Buddie, P Darrell Einerston, P Mike Jerzembeck, 3B Mike Lowell and OF Donzell McDonald.

Pub Date: 11/21/97