Angels: Assigned P Jack McDowell to Triple-A Vancouver on a rehabilitation assignment.
Brewers: Activated P Paul Wagner from the 15-day DL. Optioned P Bronswell Patrick to Triple-A Louisville.
Dodgers: Recalled P Mike Judd from Triple-A Albuquerque.
Expos: Optioned OF Ray Holbert to Triple-A Ottawa. Recalled P Jeremy Powell from Double-A Harrisburg.
Indians: Recalled OF Richie Sexson and P Ron Villone from Triple-A Buffalo.
Marlins: Recalled P Andy Larkin from Triple-A Charlotte. Placed P Eric Ludwick on the 15-day DL.
Mets: Announced they will option P Jeff Tam and P Bill Pulsipher to Triple-A Norfolk and will recall P Rigo Beltran and P Armando Reynoso from Norfolk prior to today's doubleheader against Chicago.
Padres: Acquired P Jim Bruske from the Los Angeles Dodgers for P Widd Workman. Optioned P Roberto Ramirez to Triple-A Las Vegas.
Pirates: Purchased the contract of P Jeff McCurry from Triple-A Nashville. Transferred P Marc Wilkins from the 15-day to the 60-day DL.
Reds: Promoted P Brendan Donnelly to Triple-A Indianapolis. Assigned P Scott Ruffcorn to Double-A Chattanooga.
Tigers: Placed C Raul Casanova on the 15-day DL. Optioned P A.J. Sager to Triple-A Toledo. Recalled IF Frank Catalanotto from Toledo. Purchased the contract of C Joe Siddall from Toledo.
Cardinals: Signed S Corey Chavous.
Chargers: Cut RB Robert Chancey, C Greg Engel, DE Dayroni Harris, G Daniel Palmer, DT Henry Taylor, CB Jason Suttle, and CB Johnny Thomas.
Colts: Signed RB Clif Groce, RB Zack Crockett, OL Steve McKinney, and OL Aaron Taylor.
Dolphins: Re-signed the following exclusive rights free agents to one-year contracts; WR Kirby Dar Dar, LB Anthony Harris, K Olindo Mare and S Shawn Wooden. Agreed to terms with free-agent G Anthony Redmon. Claimed T Jay Hagood off waivers from the New York Jets.
Lions: Re-signed LB George Jamison. Waived K Clay Rush.
Panthers: Announced the retirement of DB Damon Pieri.
Saints: Signed LB Ron Warner, LB Ink Aleaga and LB Keith Mitchell.
Sharks: Signed free-agent D John Rohloff and D Steve Lingren.
United States Luge Association: Named Duncan Kennedy junior national team coach and Wendel Suckow development coach.
Pub Date: 7/24/98