Athletics: Placed 2B Scott Spiezio (torn cartilage in left knee) on 15-day DL, retroactive to June 15. Called up C Izzy Molina from Triple-A Edmonton.
Expos: Purchased contract of former Orioles RHP Shawn Boskie from Triple-A Ottawa.
Pirates: Placed P Jose Silva (fractured right arm) on 60-day DL. Purchased contract of P Mike Williams from Triple-A Nashville.
Rangers: Activated SS Kevin Elster from 15-day DL. Optioned IF Scott Sheldon to Triple-A Oklahoma.
Reds: Added former Orioles LHP Rick Krivda to roster. Designated RHP Marc Kroon for assignment. Promoted P Eric Leblanc to Double-A Chattanooga.
Broncos: Waived S Dedrick Dodge.
Cardinals: Signed CB Dexter Seigler, DT Desmond Byrd and WR Phil Savoy.
Saints: Signed RB Derek Brown to one-year contract. Released G Mike Jerich.
Panthers: Signed D Peter Ratchuk and F Tero Lehtera.
Penguins: Signed G Peter Skudra.
Appalachian State: Hired Troy Heustess as baseball coach.
Duke: Announced men's basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski also will be assistant athletic director.
Franklin & Marshall: Announced resignation of Frank Fedorjaka, men's lacrosse coach.
Houston: Hired Leroy Burrell as men's and women's track and field coach.
Texas Christian: Announced F Lee Nailon has withdrawn from NBA draft.
Pub Date: 6/18/98