Angels: Placed P Mike Holtz on 15-day DL with inflamed left elbow.
Athletics: Designated C Sal Fasano for assignment. Recalled C Tom Wilson from Triple-A Sacramento.
Blue Jays: Activated 2B Homer Bush. Assigned IF Luis Lopez to Triple-A Syracuse.
Brewers: Optioned P Brandon Kolb to Triple-A Indianapolis.
Cardinals: Recalled P Alan Benes from Triple-A Memphis. Sent OF Luis Saturria to Memphis.
Devil Rays: Placed OF Jose Guillen on 15-day DL. Recalled OF Jason Tyner from Triple-A Durham.
Expos: Sent P Joey Eischen outright to Triple-A Ottawa. Sent 2B Lou Melucci to Single-A Jupiter.
Padres: Placed SS Santiago Perez on 15-day DL with sprained right wrist. Purchased contract of IF Chris Gomez from Triple-A Portland. Transferred P Carlton Loewer from 15-day to 60-day DL.
Pirates: Purchased contract of OF Rob Mackowiak from Triple-A Nashville.
Rangers: P R. A. Dickey cleared waivers and was sent outright to Triple-A Oklahoma.
Royals: Placed IF Luis Ordaz on 15-day DL with strained left quadriceps. Purchased contract of OF Raul Ibanez from Triple-A Omaha. Transfered P Jose Rosado to 60-day DL.
Pistons: Named Bob Ociepka assistant coach.
Fever (WNBA): Waived G Sonia Chase (Maryland).
Maryland Mustangs (USBL): Released G Dennis Edwards.
Maryland: Named Tom Miller assistant wrestling coach. IF-OF Christen Cuozzi of Langhorne, Pa., signed letter-of-intent to play softball.
Memphis: Agreed to five-year contract with men's basketball coach John Calipari worth $1 million a year.
Moravian: Announced that it has added women's lacrosse, beginning with the 2002-03 season.
Mount St. Mary's: F Jay Harrison of Archbishop Carroll High in Washington signed letter-of-intent to play basketball.
St. John's, N.Y.: Athletic director Edward Manetta resigned, effective July, 2001.
Shepherd: Named DB/PR James Rooths (Carver) Male Athlete of the Year.
Chargers: Signed free-agent LB Sam Rogers, who had been with Bills. Released QB Moses Moreno.
Eagles: Signed FB Jamie Reader to two-year contract extension. Released WR Kenny Mitchell.
Packers: Signed DT DeVone Claybrooks.
Blue Jackets: Claimed former Bandits F Sean Pronger off waivers from Islanders.