Expos: Announced resignation of VP of communications Johanne Heroux, effective at end of her mandate in November. Agreed to one-year contracts with bench coach Luis Pujols, pitching coach Bobby Cuellar, first base coach Gene Glynn, third base coach Pete Mackanin and bullpen coach Pierre Arsenault.
Phillies: Claimed P Manny Barrios on waivers from Reds.
Rangers: Announced resignation of conditioning coach Tim Lang. Named Mike Arndt conditioning coach.
WNBA: Granted Indiana, Miami, Portland and Seattle formal approval as expansion teams beginning with 2000 season.
Sun Belt Conference: Announced that 2000 women's basketball tournament was moved from Louisiana Tech to undisclosed site.
SUNY Brockport: Named Scott Allen and Gregory Dunne assistant men's basketball coaches.
Colts: Activated WR Isaac Jones from physically-unable-to-perform list. Placed WR Lake Dawson on IR.
Ryder Cup: An Associated Press source said Curtis Strange was selected by PGA of America as captain of team that will try to retain cup in 2001 at The Belfry in England.
Stars: Placed D Richard Matvichuk (knee) on IR. Recalled D Richard Jackman from IHL Michigan.
Thrashers: Placed D Maxim Galanov on IR. Activated C Vladimir Vujtek.