Angels: Recalled P Pep Harris from Triple-A Vancouver. Optioned P Rich Robertson to Vancouver.
Athletics: Activated OF Jason McDonald. Placed DH Kevin Mitchell (strained right elbow) on 15-day DL.
Brewers: Assigned IF Dave Nilsson to Single-A Beloit on rehab assignment.
Cubs: Triple-A Iowa activated OF Pedro Valdes from DL.
Devil Rays: Single-A Charleston (S.C.) 2B Tyler Bain retired.
Mets: Purchased contract of IF Shawn Gilbert from Triple-A Norfolk. Transferred P Armando Reynoso from 15-day to 60-day DL.
Centennial Conference: Named Johns Hopkins OF John Christ and P Scott Orlovsky baseball Player of the Year and Pitcher of the Year, respectively. Named Christ, Orlovsky, Steve Milo and Johnny Craig to first team. Named Todd Flannery and Bill Thompson to second team.
Coppin State: Reserve basketball F Greg Hamond will transfer.
Hamline: Named Lisa Parsons women's basketball coach.
Ohio State: Junior basketball G Damon Stringer, charged with assaulting another motorist in a parking lot, left team.
Lightning: Named Chuck Hasegawa interim president and CEO to replace Steve Oto, who resigned.
Pub Date: 5/05/98