Athletics: Recalled IF Mark Bellhorn from Triple-A Edmonton.
Braves: Signed RHP Rodney Dickinson.
Devil Rays: Assigned 3B Jared Sandberg and C-IF Paul Hoover to Single-A Hudson Valley, SS Nestor Perez to Single-A Princeton, and 3B-C Troy Salinas and SS Jack Joffrion to Single-A Charleston, S.C.
Giants: Placed 2B Jeff Kent on 15-day disabled list. Purchased contract of IF Jeff Ball from Triple-A Fresno.
Mets: Traded IF Shawn Gilbert and player to be named to Cardinals for OF Wayne Kirby. Designated OF Rich Becker for assignment.
Dayton: Announced resignation of Clemette Haskins, women's basketball coach, effective June 30.
Howard: Hired Kirk Saulny as men's basketball coach.
Plattsburgh State: Hired John Brubaker as men's lacrosse coach.
Broncos: Signed RB and 1998 fourth-round pick Curtis Alexander. Placed LB Chris Gizzi on reserve/military list.
Chargers: Signed unrestricted free-agent DE Chris Mims.
Dolphins: Signed free-agent LB Robert Jones.
Jaguars: Re-signed S Chris Hudson.
Lions: Signed TE David Sloan and OT Larry Tharpe to one-year contracts.
Panthers: Agreed to contract extension through 2001 with TE Wesley Walls. Signed DT Chuck Wiley.
Kansas City (NPSL): Fired Jim Schwab, coach. Hired general manager Zoran Savic as coach.
U.S. Tennis Association: Announced Andre Agassi, Jim Courier, Todd Martin and Richey Reneberg will play on Davis Cup team vs. Belgium in quarterfinals.
Pub Date: 6/11/98