Angels: Optioned IF Frank Bolick to Triple-A Vancouver. Recalled OF Orlando Palmeiro from Vancouver.
Athletics: Recalled P Jay Witasick (C. Milton Wright, UMBC) from Triple-A Edmonton. Sent former Orioles OF Jack Voigt outright to Edmonton.
Blue Jays: Signed C Michal Kremblas; assigned him to short-season Single-A St. Catharines. Signed P Jarrod Kingrey and OF Justin Davies; assigned them to Rookie-level Medicine Hat.
Cardinals: Signed P Robert Smith, P Andrew Shibilo and SS Jack Wilson, 1998 draft picks.
Cubs: Sent P Kevin Foster and OF Robin Jennings to Triple-A Iowa on rehab.
Devil Rays: Signed P Joseph Kennedy, P Patrick Hertzel, 1B Brian Martin and 1B Dan Grummitt.
Giants: Signed 3B Tony Torcato to minor-league contract.
Marlins: Claimed P Brian Edmonson off waivers from the Braves.
Padres: Placed C Greg Myers on 15-day disabled List. Recalled C Mandy Romero from Triple-A Las Vegas.
Rangers: Assigned P Rodney Allen to Single-A Savannah.
Reds: Purchased contract of former Orioles P Scott Klingenbeck from Triple-A Indianapolis.
Sonics: Announced that C Jim McIlvaine had minor surgery on his left ankle.
New Hampshire (USBL): Released C Randy Edney (Mount St. Mary's).
New Jersey (USBL): Released C Yinka Dare.
Buccaneers: Signed DT James Cannida and S Shevin Smith.
Chiefs: Signed FB Ernest Blackwell to a three-year contract.
Maple Leafs: Agreed to terms with G Marc Robitaille.
Sharks: Announced affiliation agreement with ECHL Richmond.
Pub Date: 6/05/98