Angels: Purchased minor-league contracts of IF Jeff Huson and IF Tim Unroe. Recalled P Scott Schoenweis from Triple-A Edmonton. Optioned IF Chris Pritchett to Edmonton. Returned P Toby Borland, P Mike Fyhrie, C Steve Decker and IF Keith Luuloa to minor-league camp. Placed P Jason Dickson (right shoulder surgery) on 15-day DL. Placed OF Jim Edmonds (strained right groin and irritated right shoulder) on 15-day DL, retroactive to March 30. Placed OF Reggie Williams (strained right hamstring) on 15-day DL, retroactive to March 29.
Astros: Placed OF Moises Alou (torn knee cartilage) on 15-day DL.
Blue Jays: Recalled P Tom Davey from Triple-A Syracuse.
Cardinals: Optioned 3B Luis Ordaz and SS Placido Polando to Triple-A Memphis.
Dodgers: Purchased contracts of OF Jacob Brumfield, C Rick Wilkins and P Pedro Borbon. Optioned OF Trenidad Hubbard and P Jeff Kubenka to Triple-A Albuquerque. Designated P Greg Cadaret and P Arnold Gooch for assignment. Placed former Orioles minor-league P Steve R. Montgomery (right shoulder surgery) on 60-day DL.
Expos: Purchased contracts of P Mike Maddux, OF Orlando Merced and C Damon Cox from Triple-A Ottawa. Optioned P Rick DeHart to Ottawa.
Indians: Placed P Tom Martin (left shoulder surgery) on 15-day DL. Optioned OF Alex Ramirez to Triple-A Buffalo. Assigned P Dave Stevens, C Pat Borders, former Orioles IF Jeff Manto and IF Orlando Miller to Buffalo.
Mariners: Traded P Bobby Ayala to Expos for P Jimmy Turman.
Pirates: Placed P Javier Martinez and IF Doug Strange on 15-day DL. Purchased contract of IF Warren Morris from Triple-A Nashville.
Twins: Purchased contracts of P Bob Wells and IF Brent Gates from Triple-A Salt Lake.
White Sox: Purchased contract of OF Darrin Jackson from Triple-A Charlotte.
Yankees: Placed P Andy Pettitte, P Darrell Einertson and P Mike Jerzembeck on 15-day DL, retroactive to March 26. Optioned P Ryan Bradley, P Jay Tessmer and P Ben Ford to Triple-A Columbus. Purchased contracts of IF Clay Bellinger and P Jason Grimsley.
July 13: All-Star Game, Boston.
July 25: Hall of Fame induction, Cooperstown, N.Y.
July 26: Hall of Fame Game, Texas vs. Kansas City, Cooperstown, N.Y.
Oct. 5: Playoffs begin.
Oct. 23: World Series begins, city of National League champion.
Pub Date: 4/05/99