Astros: Activated OF Derek Bell.
Athletics: Recalled P Tim Kubinski from Triple-A Vancouver.
Braves: Activated OF Otis Nixon. Recalled P Derrin Ebert from Triple-A Richmond. Purchased contract of IF Howard Battle from Richmond. Optioned P Mike Cather to Richmond and P Joe Winkelsas to Double-A Greenville.
Brewers: Signed free-agent C Kade Johnson, free-agent P David Pember and free-agent P Benjamin Hendrickson.
Cubs: Acquired 3B Cole Liniak from Red Sox to complete earlier trade.
Devil Rays: Recalled P Dan Wheeler, IF Herbert Perry and former Orioles minor-league IF David Lamb from Triple-A Durham. Moved IF Kevin Stocker from 15-day to 60-day DL.
Dodgers: Activated IF Tripp Cromer.
Giants: Recalled P Miguel Del Toro, P Julian Tavarez and IF Wilson Delgado from Triple-A Fresno.
Indians: Purchased contract of P Jim Brower from Triple-A Buffalo. Designated C Jesse Levis for assignment. Named Tim Kissner scout.
Mariners: Purchased contract of IF-OF Mike Blowers from Triple-A Tacoma. Activated OF Charles Gipson. Recalled P Dennis Stark from Double-A New Haven.
Mets: Activated former Orioles OF Bobby Bonilla. Recalled UT Melvin Mora, OF Jay Payton and OF George Toca from Triple-A Norfolk. Placed P Scott McCrary on 15-day DL and OF B. J. Huff on 60-day DL.
Phillies: Recalled P Mike Grace from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
Pirates: Activated P Pete Schourek.
Rangers: Recalled OF Scarborough Green from Triple-A Oklahoma.
Reds: Activated P Steve Parris. Recalled OF Mark Sweeney and OF Kerry Robinson from Triple-A Indianapolis. Purchased contract of IF Travis Dawkins from Double-A Chattanooga.
Red Sox: Activated IF Jeff Frye. Recalled C Shea Hillenbrand from Double-A Trenton; placed him on 15-day DL with torn anterior cruciate ligament in right knee.
Rockies: Called up P Luther Hackman, P Mike DeJean, P Bobby Jones, C Ben Petrick and OF Derrick Gibson from Triple-A Colorado Springs. Called up IF Juan Sosa from Single-A Salem.
Royals: Recalled C Sal Fasano from Triple-A Omaha. Recalled OF Dermal Brown from Double-A Wichita. Purchased contract of 1B Joe Vitiello from Omaha and SS Felix Martinez from Wichita.
Yankees: Recalled IF Clay Bellinger and P Dan Naulty from Columbus.
Warriors: Signed G Vonteego Cummings and C Tim Young.
WNBA: Fined Sparks C Lisa Leslie $500 for shoving Comets F Tina Thompson in game Aug. 30. Fined Thompson $300 for taunting Leslie.
Florida International: Named former Ravens quarterbacks coach Don Strock director of football operations.
Bengals: Waived DB Thomas Randolph. Waived P Brad Costello with injury settlement.
Eagles: Released OL Jerry Crafts.
Giants: Claimed CB Emmanuel McDaniel off waivers from Dolphins. Waived CB Brandon Sanders.
Packers: Waived DE Chris Reed and DB Denorse Mosley.
Blackhawks: Re-signed G Jocelyn Thibault, D Brad Brown and D Jamie Allison to multi-year contracts.
Canucks: Re-signed LW Markus Naslund to three-year contract.
Pub Date: 9/02/99