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Date Transaction
6/30/01 Chicago White Sox
Josh Paul: Josh Paul, C, was optioned to Triple-A Charlotte.
  Cincinnati Reds
Ricardo Aramboles: Acquired RHP Ricardo Aramboles from the Yankees in exchange for RHP Mark Wohlers.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Tim Bogar: Activated Tim Bogar (Inf) from the disabled list.
  Darren Dreifort: Placed Darren Dreifort (P) on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained right ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Jeff D'Amico: Transferred RHP Jeff D''Amico (compressed nerve above right elbow) from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL.
  Robert Perez: Purchased the contract of OF Robert Perez from Class AAA Indianapolis.
  Allen Levrault: Optioned RHP Allen Levrault to Class AAA Indianapolis.
  New York Mets
Designated outfielder Darryl Hamilton for ssignment. Recalled catcher Vance Wilson from triple-A Norfolk of the International League.
  New York Yankees
Clay Bellinger: Clay Bellinger was optioned to Triple-A Columbus.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Placed IF Chris Woodward on 15-day DL with a strained right groin, recalled IF Luis Lopez and RHP Roy Halladay from Triple-A Syracuse.
6/29/01 Anaheim Angels
Recalled from rehab and activated RHP Shigetoshi Hasegawa. Optioned LHP Mark Lukasiewicz to triple-A Salt Lake.
  Boston Red Sox
Tomo Ohka: Recalled RHP Tomo Ohka from Pawtucket (AAA).
  Frank Castillo: Placed RHP Frank Castillo on the 15-day DL with a strained right latissimus.
  Chicago Cubs
Pitcher Courtney Duncan was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a muscle strain in his upper left back and recalled outfielder Corey Patterson from Iowa (AAA).
  Chicago White Sox
Alan Embree: Alan Embree, LHP, was acquired from San Francisco in exchange for Derek Hasselhoff, RHP.
  Bill Simas: Bill Simas, RHP, was transferred to the 60-day DL.
  Cincinnati Reds
Signed IF Pete Rose Jr. to a Class AA contract.
  Bill Selby: Recalled from Louisville IF Bill Selby.
  Barry Larkin: Placed SS Barry Larkin on the 15-day disabled list.
  Cleveland Indians
Paul Shuey: The Indians today have activated RHP Paul Shuey from the 15-day disabled list. To clear room for Shuey on Tribe''s 25-man roster the Indians have placed LHP Chuck Finley on the 15-day disabled list with continued muscle spasms in his neck and left shoulder. Finley''''s transaction is retroactive to June 26.
  Colorado Rockies
Cliff Brumbaugh: OF Cliff Brumbaugh recalled from Triple-A Colorado Springs.
  Minnesota Twins
Chad Allen: Chad Allen, OF, recalled from Triple-A Edmonton
  Brian Buchanan: Brian Buchanan, OF, placed on 15-day disabled list with a sprained ankle
  New York Yankees
Gerald Williams: The Yankees signed OF Gerald Williams and placed him on the active roster.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Placed RHP Ricky Bottalico on the 15-day DL with an inflammed right shoulder. Re-purchased the contract of LHP Ed Vosberg from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  San Francisco Giants
Alan Embree: Acquired RHP Derek Hasselhoff from the Chicago White Sox in exchange for LHP Alan Embree; recalled LHP Chad Zerbe from Triple-A Fresno.
6/28/01 Boston Red Sox
Jon Shave: Designated INF Jon Shave for assignment.
  John Valentin: Recalled INF John Valentin from his injury rehab assignment at Pawtucket (AAA). Valentin remains on the 15-day DL.
  Bill Pulsipher: Assigned LHP Bill Pulsipher from Pawtucket (AAA) to Boston, wearing #41.
  Carl Everett: Placed OF Carl Everett on the 15-day DL retroactive to June 22 with right knee strain.
  Colorado Rockies
Jay Powell: LHP Ron Villone traded to the Houston Astros for RHP Jay Powell.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Optioned Jeff Branson to AAA Las Vegas.
  Mark Grudzielanek: Re-activated Mark Grudzielanek from 15-day disabled list
  Philadelphia Phillies
Outrighted LHP Ed Vosberg to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and recalled RHP David Coggin from Scranton.
  Seattle Mariners
LHP John Halama optioned to triple-A Tacoma. RHP Dennis Stark recalled from triple-A Tacoma.
  Texas Rangers
J.D. Smart: Recalled RHP J.D. Smart from Oklahoma of the Pacific Coast League.
  Francisco Cordero: Placed RHP Francisco Cordero on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to June 26, with pain and tightness in his lower back.
6/27/01 Anaheim Angels
Recalled C Bengie Molina from rehab and activated from 15-day DL. Optioned C Jamie Burke to triple-A Salt Lake.
  Arizona Diamondbacks
Returned LHP Nick Bierbrodt to Triple-A Tucson.
  Jason Conti: Recalled OF Jason Conti from Triple-A Tucson.
  Boston Red Sox
Bryce Florie: Reinstated RHP Bryce Florie from the 60-day DL and activated him.
  Pedro Martinez: Placed RHP Pedro Martinez on the 15-day DL with right shoulder soreness/inflammation.
  Florida Marlins
Jesus Sanchez: LHP Jesus Sanchez recalled from Triple-A Calgary.
  Dan Miceli: RHP Dan Miceli released.
  Houston Astros
Mendy Lopez: The contract of Mendy Lopez, INF, was purchased from Triple-A New Orleans.
  Joe Slusarski: Joe Slusarski, RHP, was optioned to Triple-A New Orleans.
  Jay Powell: Jay Powell, RHP, was traded to Colorado for Ron Villone, LHP, and cash considerations.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Designated 1B/OF Andy Barkett for assignment
  Placed IF Pat Meares on the 15-day disabled list
  Purchased the contract of IF Luis Figueroa from Triple-A Nashville
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Shortstop Chris Gomez signed to a minor league contract and assigned to Triple-A Durham
  Toronto Blue Jays
Outrighted OF Tony Peters to Double-A Tennessee.
6/26/01 Anaheim Angels
Optioned OF Jeff DaVanon to triple-A Salt Lake. Recalled RHP Scot Shields from triple-A Salt Lake.
  Boston Red Sox
John Valentin: Assigned INF John Valentin on injury rehab to Pawtucket (AAA).
  Sun-Woo Kim: Recalled RHP Sun Woo Kim from Pawtucket (AAA).
  Rich Garces: Placed RHP Rich Garces on the 15-day DL with a strained right hamstring.
  Chicago Cubs
Recalled outfielder Roosevelt Brown from Iowa (AAA); optioned infielder Julio Zuleta to Iowa (AAA).
  Cleveland Indians
Wil Cordero: The Indians have activated 1B/OF Wil Cordero from the 15-day disabled list. To allow room for Cordero on the major league roster the Indians today optioned RHP David Riske to AAA Buffalo.
  Kansas City Royals
Optioned catcher Hector Ortiz to Triple-A Omaha.
  Purchased the contract of right-handed pitcher Jeff Austin from Triple-A Omaha.
  Montreal Expos
RHP Mike Thurman activated from 15-day DL
LHP Matt Blank optioned to Triple-A Ottawa
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Rusty Meacham: RHP Rusty Meacham, designated for assignment June 21, has been outrighted to AAA Durham. He appeared in 24 games in relief for the Rays, going 1-3 with a 5.60 ER.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Placed 2B Homer Bush on the 15-DL list and purchased the contract of RHP Brian Bowles from Triple-A Syracuse.
6/25/01 Arizona Diamondbacks
Ryan Christenson: Optioned OF Ryan Christenson to Triple-A Tucson.
  Greg Colbrunn: Activated INF Greg Colbrunn from 15-day DL.
  Baltimore Orioles
Claimed 3B Tony Batista on outright waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays. Designated OF Delino Deshields for assignment.
  Colorado Rockies
Adam Melhuse: C Adam Melhuse recalled from Triple-A Colorado Springs.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Signed LHP Butch Henry and assigned him to Class AAA Indianapolis.
  New York Mets
Activated outfielder Jay Payton from the disabled list. Recalled pitcher Grant Roberts from triple-A Norfolk of the International league. Optioned outfielder Alex Escobar and pitcher Jerrod Riggan to Norfolk.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Recalled RHP Nelson Figueroa from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and optioned RHP Vicente Padilla to Scranton.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Transferred OF Adrian Brown to the 60-day disabled list
  Optioned 1B/OF Andy Barkett to Triple-A Nashville
  Purchased the contract of RHP Mike Lincoln from Triple-A Nashville
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Jose Guillen: The Devil Rays have placed outfielder Jose Guillen on the 15-day disabled list with a left knee sprain. Guillen, was hitting .252 (26/109) in 28 games with the Rays this season.
  Brent Abernathy: The Tampa Bay Devil Rays have recalled second baseman Brent Abernathy from AAA Durham. The second baseman was hitting .302 (76/252) in 61 games for AAA Durham ranking 10th in the International League. He has hit safely in 29 of his last 31 games (51/134-.381) and 16 for his last 28 at bats (.571) in his last six. Yesterday at Pawtucket he collected a season high four hits including two doubles and his fourth home run. Abernathy was one of four Rays'' farmhands selected to play on the 2000 United States Olympic Baseball Team in Sydney, Australia. His 15 hits and six doubles lead all Olympians and finished 5th in hitting at .385 (15/39). He was ranked by Baseball America as the Rays'' 6th-best prospect following the 2000 season and the Rays'' Best Defensive Infielder.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Tony Batista: Lost 3B Tony Batista on waiver claim by Baltimore and recalled IF Chris Woodward from Triple-A Syracuse.
6/24/01 Atlanta Braves
Marc Valdes: Marc Valdes, P, reassigned to Triple-A Richmond
  Baltimore Orioles
Recalled RHP Jay Spurgeon from Triple-A Rochester and optioned LHP John Parrish to Triple-A Rochester.
  Chicago White Sox
McKay Christensen: McKay Christensen, OF, was optioned to Triple-A Charlotte.
  Jose Valentin: Jose Valentin, IF/OF, was activated from the 15-day DL.
  Colorado Rockies
Brent Mayne: C Brent Mayne traded to the Kansas City Royals for RHP Mac Suzuki and C Sal Fasano.
  Denny Neagle: LHP Denny Neagle reinstated from the 15-day DL. RHP Craig Dingman optioned to Triple-A Colorado Springs.
  Detroit Tigers
Jose Lima: Acquired righthander Jose Lima and cash from the Houston Astros in exchange for righthander Dave Mlicki
  Houston Astros
Tony McKnight: Tony McKnight, RHP, was optioned to Triple-A New Orleans.
  Kansas City Royals
Traded right-handed pitcher Mac Suzuki and catcher Sal Fasano to Colorado for catcher Brent Mayne.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Kevin Brown: Reactivated Kevin Brown (P) from the disabled list.
  Mike Fetters: Placed Mike Fetters (P) on the 15-day disabled list with a cervical spasm.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Alex Sanchez: Optioned OF Alex Sanchez to Class AAA Indianapolis.
  Paul Rigdon: Activated RHP Paul Rigdon from the 15-day DL.
  New York Mets
Optioned pitcher Dickey Gonzalez to triple-A Norfolk of the International League and recalled pitcher Jerrod Riggan from Norfolk.
  San Francisco Giants
Placed 1B J.T. Snow on the 15-day disabled list with bilateral groin strain; recalled 1B Damon Minor from Triple-A Fresno.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Jose Guillen: Tampa Bay has reinstated outfielder Jose Guillen from the 15-day disabled list. Guillen, 25, was placed on the DL May 17 with a left knee sprain he suffered the previous day at Kansas City running out a ground ball. He was hitting .252 (26-for-103) with a major league-leading seven outfield assists before the injury. He began a rehabilitation assignment with AAA Durham June 10 and appeared in three games, going 3-for-9 with a home run and three RBI. He last played for Durham June 12 at Louisville and was ejected after one at-bat for using an illegal bat. He received a 10-game suspension for the incident which concluded yesterday (June 23).
  Gerald Williams: The Tampa Bay Devil Rays have released outfielder Gerald Williams. The move was announced by Rays'' General Manager Chuck LaMar just prior to the start of Sunday afternoon''s game against the New York Yankees at Tropicana Field. Williams, 34, was hitting .207 for the Rays in 62 games with four home runs, 17 RBI and 10 stolen bases.
6/23/01 Atlanta Braves
Kevin Millwood: Kevin Millwood, P, moved from 15-day DL to 60-day DL
  Kurt Abbott: Kurt Abbott, INF, assigned to Triple-A Richmond
  Baltimore Orioles
Placed OF Chris Richard on the 15-day DL, retroactive to June 20 with a contusion of his right knee. Purchased OF Larry Bigbie from Double-A Bowie. Transferred OF Luis Matos from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL.
  Cleveland Indians
Roy Smith: RHP Roy Smith was recalled from triple-A Buffalo to fill the extra roster spot left by the Steve Karsay and Steve Reed trade for John Rocker.
  Houston Astros
Jose Lima: The Astros traded Jose Lima, RHP, and cash to the Detroit Tigers in exchange for Dave Mlicki, RHP.
  Kent Bottenfield: Kent Bottenfield, RHP, was moved to the 60-day disabled list.
  Orlando Merced: Orlando Merced, OF, was placed on the 15-day disabled list.
  Scott Servais: The contract of Scott Servais, C, was purchased from Triple-A New Orleans.
  Tim Redding: Tim Redding, RHP, was recalled from Triple-A New Orleans.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Al Reyes: Purchased the contract of Al Reyes (P) from AAA Las Vegas
  Gregg Olson: Designated Gregg Olson (P) for assignment.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Transferred RHP Jose Silva to the 60-day disabled list
  Optioned RHP Bronson Arroyo to Triple-A Nashville
  Purchased the contract of LHP Damaso Marte from Triple-A Nashville
  San Diego Padres
Traded pitcher Jay Witasick to the New York Yankees for shortstop D''Angelo Jimenez.
  Seattle Mariners
LHP Norm Charlton placed on the 15-day DL. LHP Brian Fuentes recalled from triple-A Tacoma.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Lance Painter: Designated for assignment LHP Lance Painter.
  Added OF Tony Peters to their 40-man roster adn optioned him to Double-A Tennessee.
  Recalled IF Cesar Izturis from Triple-A Syracuse.
6/22/01 Atlanta Braves
John Rocker: Traded P John Rocker to the Cleveland Indians for P Steve Karsay and P Steve Reed
  Chicago White Sox
Joe Crede: Joe Crede, 3B, was optioned to Triple-A Charlotte.
  Herbert Perry: Herbert Perry, 3B, was activated from the 15-day DL.
  Cincinnati Reds
Deion Sanders: Released OF Deion Sanders
  Cleveland Indians
Steve Reed: The Cleveland Indians today announced that they acquired LHP John Rocker and 3B Troy Cameron from the Atlanta Braves in exchange for RHP Steve Karsay and RHP Steve Reed.
  Steve Karsay: The Cleveland Indians today announced that they acquired LHP John Rocker and 3B Troy Cameron from the Atlanta Braves in exchange for RHP Steve Karsay and RHP Steve Reed.
  Jaret Wright: The Cleveland Indians today announced that they have recalled RHP David Riske from AAA-Buffalo. To clear room on the major league roster, the Indians have optioned RHP Jaret Wright to AAA Buffalo.
  Montreal Expos
OF Milton Bradley optioned to Triple-A Ottawa
OF Peter Bergeron recalled from Triple-A Ottawa
  San Diego Padres
Activated infielder Damian Jackson from the 15-day DL. Requested unconditional release waivers on shortstop Chris Gomez.
  San Francisco Giants
Outrighted C Bobby Estalella to Triple-A Fresno.
  Released 3B Russ Davis.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Jeff Wallace: Tampa Bay has recalled LHP Jeff Wallace from Triple-A Durham. Wallace was optioned to Durham yesterday afternoon as part of a move that brought pitchers Victor Zambrano and Jesus Colome up from Durham. Wallace has been recalled to fill out the Rays roster with closer Esteban going on the 15-day DL.
  Esteban Yan: Tampa Bay has placed closer Esteban Yan on the 15-day disabled list with right shoulder inflammation.
  Texas Rangers
Marcus Jensen: C Marcus Jensen cleared waivers and was assigned outright to Oklahoma of the Pacific Coast League.
  Bill Haselman: Activated C Bill Haselman form the 60-day disabled list.
6/21/01 Baltimore Orioles
Optioned RHP Ryan Kohlmeier to Triple-A Rochester and recalled RHP Chad Paronto from Triple-A Rochester.
  Boston Red Sox
Sun-Woo Kim: Optioned RHP Sun Woo Kim to Pawtucket (AAA).
  Lou Merloni: Recalled INF Lou Merloni from rehab assignment at Pawtucket (AAA) and reinstated him from the 15-day DL.
  Chicago White Sox
Aaron Rowand: Aaron Rowand, OF, was optioned to Triple-A Charlotte.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Mike Buddie: Purchased the contract of RHP Mike Buddie from Class AAA Indianapolis.
  Brandon Kolb: Optioned RHP Brandon Kolb to Class AAA Indianapolis.
  San Diego Padres
Activated pitcher Rudy Seanez from the 15-day DL. Optioned outfielder Mike Colangelo to Triple-A Portland.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Jeff Wallace: Today the Rays announce that LHP Jeff Wallace has been optioned to Triple-A Durham.
  Rusty Meacham: The Rays announce that today RHP Rusty Meacham has been designated for assignment. The Rays have 10 days to trade, release or ask waivers on Meacham.
  Jesus Colome: Today, the Rays announced the following roster move: recalled RHP Jesus Colome from Triple-A Durham.

Colome, acquired last July 28 from Oak, has appeared in 10 games for Durham, all in relief, and is 0-3 with an 8.03 ERA (IP-12.1, H-19, R-12, ER-11, BB-5, SO-11). He started the season on Durham''s disabled list (strained right hamstring) and returned to action on May 20. Colome last pitched Tuesday vs. Ottawa (IP-2, SO-1).He has been unscored on in 4 of his last 5 appearances.

  Victor Zambrano: Today, the Rays announced the following roster move: selected RHP Victor Zambrano from AAA Durham.

Zambrano is the only Devil Ray player to make it to the big leagues from the Rays'' first ever mini-camp June 3-14, 1996 at Huggins-Stengel Complex. He is also the only major league Ray to play in the Rays'' first minor league game - the Gulf Coast League Rays vs. the Yankees on June 18, 1996. He worked 3-1/3 innings in relief (H-4, R-4, ER-3, BB-0, SO-6) in the Rays 10-1 loss at Florida Power Park. At Durham this season, Zambrano was 1-2 with 12 saves and a 2.08 ERA (IP-30.1, H-26, R-10, ER-7, BB-12, SO-29) in 29 games for Durham. He pitched one inning last night (IP-1, BB-1, SO-1) vs. Ottawa.

6/20/01 Anaheim Angels
Recalled RHP Matt Wise from Triple-A Salt Lake. Optioned RHP Bart Miadich to Triple-A Salt Lake.
  Atlanta Braves
Joe Nelson: Joe Nelson, RHP, placed on 15-day DL with shoulder tendenitis
  Marc Valdes: Marc Valdes, RHP, called up from Triple-A, Richmond
  Chicago White Sox
Jose Canseco: Jose Canseco, DH, was signed as a free agent.
  Cincinnati Reds
Donnie Sadler: Acquired LHP Cary Ammons from the Kansas City Royals in exchange for IF Donnie Sadler.
  Cleveland Indians
Chuck Finley: P Chuck Finley was activated from the 15-day DL today. Finley is making his first start tonight against the Minnesota Twins.
  Kansas City Royals
Acquired utility infielder Donnie Sadler from the Cincinnati Reds for Minor League pitcher Cary Ammons. To make room on the Major League roster for Sadler, the Royals designated for assignment, infielder Wilson Delgado.
  Minnesota Twins
Kyle Lohse: Kyle Lohse, RHP, recalled from Triple-A Edmonton
  Brad Thomas: Brad Thomas, LHP, optioned to Double-A New Britain of Eastern League
  Juan Rincon: Juan Rincon, RHP, optioned to Double-A New Britain of Eastern League
  Eddie Guardado: Eddie Guardado, LHP, activated from 15-day disabled list
  New York Mets
Placed outfielder Tsuyoshi Shinjo on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left quadriceps. Recalled outfielder Alex Escobar from triple-A Norfolk of the International League.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Jeff Tabaka: Jeff Tabaka recalled from 30-day rehab at Memphis (Class AAA) and reinstated from 15-day disabled list
  Rick Ankiel: LHP Rick Ankiel transferred from Potomac (Class A) to Johnson City (Rookie)
6/19/01 Arizona Diamondbacks
Rob Ryan: Traded OF Rob Ryan to Oakland for OF Ryan Christenson.
  Chicago Cubs
Catcher Todd Hundley was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a with a lower back muscular strain. The club has purchased the contract of catcher Robert Machado from Iowa (AAA).
  Chicago White Sox
Mark Johnson: Mark Johnson, C, was recalled from Triple-A Charlotte.
  Cincinnati Reds
Jose Acevedo: Purchased the contract of RHP Jose Acevedo from Chattanooga (Class AA)
  Cleveland Indians
Eddie Taubensee: C Ed Taubenseee was placed on the 15-DL with a viral injection. C Tim Laker from Triple A-Buffalo has been called up.
  Houston Astros
Glen Barker: Glen Barker, OF, was optioned to Triple-A New Orleans.
  Billy Wagner: Billy Wagner, LHP, was activated from the 15-day disabled list.
  Minnesota Twins
Chad Allen: Chad Allen, OF, activated from 15-day disabled list and optioned to Triple-A Edmonton of the Pacific Coast League
  Montreal Expos
RHP Hideki Irabu placed on the 15-day DL with tendinitis to his right elbow
RHP Troy Mattes recalled from Triple-A Ottawa
  Philadelphia Phillies
Reinstated RHP Wayne Gomes from the 15-day DL. Designated the contract of RHP Chris Brock.
  San Diego Padres
Activated pitcher Rodney Myers from the 15-day DL.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Purchased the contract of RHP Luther Hackman from Triple-A Memphis.
6/18/01 Atlanta Braves
Damian Moss: Damian Moss, LHP, removed from DL and reassigned to Triple-A, Richmond
  Chicago White Sox
Kelly Wunsch: Kelly Wunsch, LHP, was placed on the 15-day DL due to a tear in his left rotator cuff.
  Cincinnati Reds
Named Class AA Chattanooga''s Mike Greenwell the interim hitting coach
  Hitting coach Ken Griffey Sr. is given permission to leave the club temporarily for health reasons.
  Bill Selby: Optioned Bill Selby to Louisville (Class AAA)
  Detroit Tigers
Kevin Tolar: Kevin Tolar designated for Assignment
  Montreal Expos
OF Curtis Pride placed on the 15-day DL with a contusion to his right wrist
C Brian Schneider recalled from Triple-A Ottawa
  San Diego Padres
Optioned pitcher Junior Herndon to Triple-A Portland.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Optioned LHP Bud Smith to Triple-A Memphis.
  Placed OF J.D. Drew on the 15-day disabled list with a non-displaced fracture of the fifth metacarpal of the right hand. Recalled IF Stubby Clapp from Triple-A Memphis
6/17/01 Chicago Cubs
Recalled pitcher Will Ohman from Iowa (AAA); optioned infielder Jason Smith to Iowa (AAA).
  Kansas City Royals
Recalled outfielder Raul Ibanez from Triple-A Omaha to fill the roster spot created when outfielder Dee Brown was placed on the 15-day DL.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Aggreed to contract terms with OF Orlando Viera, a 21st-round selection in the 2001 First-Year Player Draft and assigned him to Arizona, a Brewers rookie affiliate in the Arizona League.
  San Diego Padres
Optioned pitcher Carlton Loewer to Triple-A Portland. Recalled pitcher Junior Herndon from Triple-A Portland.
  Announced that Pitching Coach Dave Smith has resigned and that Greg Booker has been named Pitching Coach.
  Texas Rangers
J.D. Smart: Optioned RHP J.D. Smart to AAA Oklahoma to make room for RHP Rob Bell on the 25-man roster.
  Mike Lamb: Purchased the contract of 3B Mike Lamb from AAA Oklahoma.
  Ken Caminiti: Placed 3B Ken Caminiti on the 15-day disabled list with a pulled left hamstring.
6/16/01 Anaheim Angels
Announced retirement of INF Wally Joyner. Recalled INF Larry Barnes from triple-A Salt Lake.
  Baltimore Orioles
Optioned Leslie Brea (RHP) to Triple-A Rochester and called up Calvin Maduro (RHP) from Rochester. Mover Luis Rivera (RHP) from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL.
  Chicago White Sox
Gary Glover: Gary Glover, RHP, was recalled from Triple-A Charlotte.
  Matt Ginter: Matt Ginter, RHP, was optioned to Triple-A Charlotte.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Announced eight players selected in the 2001 First-Year Player Draft had been signed to contracts: Brandon Gemoll (eighth round selection), Travis Hinton (13), Gene DeSalme (16), Joel Alvarado (19), David Nolasco (23), Christopher Barnwell (25), Daniel Boyd (27) and Ralph Santana (42). All eight players were assigned to Ogden, the Brewers rookie affiliate in the Pioneer League. Also signed non-drafted free agent Matthew Price and assigned him to Arizona, a Brewers rookie affiliate in the Arizona League.
  Brandon Kolb: Recalled RHP Brandon Kolb from Class AAA Indianapolis.
  Kyle Peterson: Optioned RHP Kyle Peterson to Class AAA Indianapolis.
6/15/01 Boston Red Sox
Marcus Jensen: Outrighted C Marcus Jensen to Texas via waiver claim.
  Chicago Cubs
Outrighted the contract of pitcher Manny Aybar to Iowa (AAA) and recalled infielder Jason Smith from Iowa (AAA).
  Cincinnati Reds
Brian Reith: Recalled RHP Brian Reith from Louisville
  D.T. Cromer: Optioned INF D.T. Cromer to Louisville
  Osvaldo Fernandez: Optioned RHP Osvaldo Fernandez to Louisville
  Donnie Sadler: Designated INF Donnie Sadler for assignment
  Deion Sanders: Designated OF Deion Sanders for assignment
  Lance Davis: Purchased the contract of LHP Lance Davis from Louisville
  Justin Atchley: Purchased the contract of LHP Justin Atchley from Louisville (Class AAA)
  Aaron Boone: Reinstated 3B Aaron Boone from the 15-day disabled list
  Barry Larkin: Reinstated SS Barry Larkin from the 15-day disabled list.
  Ken Griffey Jr.: Reinstated OF Ken Griffey Jr. from the 15-day disabled list.
  Rob Bell: Traded RHP Rob Bell to the Texas Rangers in exchange for OF Ruben Mateo and INF Edwin Encarnacion
  Cleveland Indians
Jake Westbrook: RHP Jake Westbrook was recalled from AAA Buffalo after Paul Shuey went onto the 15-day DL
  Paul Shuey: RHP Paul Shuey was placed on the 15-day DL with a strain in his right elbow.
  Colorado Rockies
Cliff Brumbaugh: OF Cliff Brumbaugh claimed off waivers from the Texas Rangers.
  Detroit Tigers
Willie Blair: Willie Blair signed for the remainder of the season.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Eric Karros: Reactived Eric Karros (IF) from disabled list.
  Tim Bogar: Placed Tim Bogar (IF) on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right hamstring.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Kyle Peterson: Recalled RHP Kyle Peterson from Class AAA Indianapolis.
  Paul Rigdon: Placed RHP Paul Rigdon on the 15-day DL (right elbow strain) retroactive to June 9.
  New York Mets
Placed infielder Edgardo Alfonzo on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to June 14th, with a lower back strain (torn annulus). Purchased the contract of infielder Jorge Velandia from triple-A Norfolk of the International League.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Optioned OF Adam Hyzdu to Triple-A Nashville
  Reinstated OF Derek Bell from the 15-day disabled list
  San Francisco Giants
Activated OF Eric Davis from the 15-day disabled list; designated 3B Russ Davis for assignment.
  Seattle Mariners
LHP Norm Charlton activated from the 15-day DL. LHP Brian Fuentes optioned to triple-A Tacoma.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Felix Martinez: Tampa Bay has reinstated SS Felix Martinez from the 15-day DL (left knee tendinitis). Martinez went on May 31 (retroactive to 28th) and missed 16 games. He last played May 27. He played the last three days on rehabilitation assignment with AA Orlando and went 1-for-10 (1-error). Martinez takes the roster spot of RHP Dan Wheeler, who was optioned to AAA Durham.
  Texas Rangers
Marcus Jensen: Claimed C Marcus Jensen off of waivers from Boston.
  Acquired RHP Rob Bell from the Cincinnati Reds in exchange for OF Ruben Mateo and 3B Edwin Encarnacion.
6/14/01 Arizona Diamondbacks
Danny Klassen: INF Danny Klassen moved from 15-day to 60-day DL.
  Rob Ryan: Recalled OF Rob Ryan from Triple-A Tucson.
  Rod Barajas: Optioned C Rod Barajas to Triple-A Tucson.
  Armando Reynoso: Placed RHP Armando Reynoso on 15-day DL - right shoulder strain.
  Purchased LHP Mike Mohler from Triple-A Tucson.
  Baltimore Orioles
,SS, Mike Bordick on the 15-day disabled list with a Grade 2 seperation of his right shoulder. Released CA Greg Myers. Purchased the contract of SS Brian Roberts and RHP Leslie Brea from Triple-A Rochester.
  Boston Red Sox
Sun-Woo Kim: Recalled RHP Sun Woo Kim from Pawtucket (AAA).
  Jon Shave: Optioned INF Jon Shave to Pawtucket (AAA).
  Chicago White Sox
Aaron Rowand: Aaron Rowand, OF, was recalled from Triple-A Charlotte.
  James Baldwin: Harold Baines, DH, was placed on the 15-day DL with a pulled right hip flexor.
  Cincinnati Reds
Clayton Andrews: Outrighted LHP Clayton Andrews to Chattanooga (Class AA)
  Leo Estrella: The New York Mets claimed RHP Leo Estrella off waivers.
  Colorado Rockies
Todd Hollandsworth: OF Todd Hollandsworth transferred from the 15-day to the 60-day DL.
  New York Mets
Claimed righthanded pitcher Leo Estrella off waivers from the Cincinnati Reds and assigned him to triple-A Norfolk of the International League. Claimed first baseman Aaron McNeal from the San Diego Padres and sent him to double-A Binhamton of the Eastern League.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Placed LHP Eddie Oropesa on the 15-day DL. Optioned OF Eric Valent to Triple-A Scranton. Called up LHP Ed Vosberg and OF Turner Ward from Scranton. Transferred INF David Newhan from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL.
  San Francisco Giants
J.T. Snow: Activated 1B J.T. Snow from the 15-day disabled list; designated C Bobby Estalella for assignment.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Dan Wheeler: RHP Dan Wheeler has been optioned to AAA Durham. The Rays will announce a move tomorrow to replace Wheeler.
  Texas Rangers
Cliff Brumbaugh: Announced that OF Cliff Brumbaugh was claimed off waivers by the Colorado Rockies.
  Mike Hubbard: Placed C Mike Hubbard on the 15-day disabled list with a fractured right thumb.
6/13/01 Boston Red Sox
Doug Mirabelli: Added C Doug Mirabelli to the active roster.
  Marcus Jensen: Designated C Marcus Jensen for assignment after the game.
  Cincinnati Reds
Scott Winchester: Optioned RHP Scott Winchester to Louisville
  Colorado Rockies
Denny Neagle: LHP Denny Neagle placed on the 15-day DL with a strained right hamstring(retroactive to June 9).
  Detroit Tigers
Billy McMillon: Oakland A''s claimed Billy McMillon off waivers.
  Florida Marlins
RHP Hector Almonte released.
  Jeff Abbott: OF Jeff Abbott optioned to Triple-A Calgary.
  Kansas City Royals
Outfielder Raul Ibanez, who was designated for assignment on June 8, cleared waivers and will report to Triple-A Omaha on Thurs., June 14. Ibanez was hitting .150 (6-for-40) with three RBIs.
  Montreal Expos
3B Andy Tracy was optionned to Triple-A Ottawa
OF Rob Ducey activated to the 25-man roster
1B Talmadge Nunnari was outrighted
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Acquired LHP Damaso Marte from the New York Yankees in exchange for IF Enrique Wilson and assigned Marte to Triple-A Nashville
  San Diego Padres
Placed catcher Wiki Gonzalez on the 15-day DL, retroactive to June 3, with a sprained right ankle. Designated minor league first baseman Aaron McNeal for assignment. Purchased the contract of catcher Rick Wilkins from Triple-A Portland.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Chris Woodward: Optioned IF Chris Woodward to Triple-A Syracuse.
6/12/01 Atlanta Braves
Kurt Abbott: Kurt Abbott, SS, transferred to the 60-day DL
  Joe Nelson: Joe Nelson, RHP, called up from Triple-A Richmond
  Boston Red Sox
Doug Mirabelli: Acquired C Doug Mirabelli from Texas in exchange for minor league RHP Justin Duchscherer.
  Nomar Garciaparra: Transferred SS Nomar Garciaparra from the 15-day DL to 60-day DL to make room for C Doug Mirabelli on the 40-man roster.
  Houston Astros
Tony McKnight: Tony McKnight, RHP, was recalled from Triple-A New Orleans.
  Kent Bottenfield: Kent Bottenfield, RHP, was placed on the 15-day disabled list.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Jeff Branson: Recalled Jeff Branson (INF) from AAA Las Vegas.
  Eric Gagne: Optioned Eric Gagne (P) to AAA Las Vegas.
  Jeff Williams: Recalled Jeff Williams (P) from AAA Las Vegas.
  Mark Grudzielanek: Placed Mark Grudzielanek (INF) on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained left ankle.
  Montreal Expos
2B Jose Vidro activated from 15-day DL
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Returned OF Derek Bell from injury rehab assignment at Triple-A Nashville
  Designated IF Enrique Wilson for assignment
  Placed LHP Terry Mulholland on the 15-day disabled list
  Recalled IF Jack Wilson from Triple-A Nashville
  Returned RHP Rich Loiselle from injury rehab at Triple-A Nashville and reinstated him from the 60-day disabled list
  San Francisco Giants
Alan Embree: Activated LHP Alan Embree from the 15-day Disabled List. Optioned LHP Chad Zerbe to Triple-A Fresno.
  Texas Rangers
Mike Hubbard: Purchased the contract of C Mike Hubbard from AAA Oklahoma.
  Mike Hubbard: Purchased the contract of C Mike Hubbard from Oklahoma.
  Ricky Ledee: Activated OF Ricky Ledee from the 15-day disabled list and recalled him from rehab assignment with Oklahoma.
  Rusty Greer: Placed LF Rusty Greer on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left hamstring.
  Doug Mirabelli: Traded C Doug Mirabelli to Boston in exchange for RHP Justin Duchsherer.
6/11/01 Atlanta Braves
John Smoltz, RHP, placed on 15-day DL with inflammation of the right elbow and shoulder
  Minnesota Twins
John Barnes: John Barnes, OF, activated from the 60-day disabled list and optioned to Triple-A Edmonton of the Pacific Coast League.
  Willie Martinez: Willie Martinez, RHP, outrighted to Triple-A Edmonton of the Pacific Coast League
  Montreal Expos
OF Terry Jones was placed on the 15-day DL
OF Rob Ducey signed to a free agent contract
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Fired General Manager Cam Bonifay and named Roy Smith interim GM
  St. Louis Cardinals
Jeff Tabaka: Jeff Tabaka sent to Memphis (Class AAA) on a rehab assignment
6/10/01 Boston Red Sox
Bret Saberhagen: Transferred RHP Bret Saberhagen from the 15-day DL to 60-day DL to make room for INF Jon Shave on the 40-man roster.
  Lou Merloni: Assigned INF Lou Merloni on injury rehab to Pawtucket (AAA).
  Jon Shave: Recalled INF Jon Shave from Triple-A Pawtucket.
  Tomo Ohka: Optioned RHP Tomo Ohka to Pawtucket (AAA).
  Milwaukee Brewers
Lou Collier: Designated OF/IF Lou Collier for assignment.
  Jamey Wright: Activated RHP Jamey Wright from the 15-day DL.
  Oakland Athletics
Activated outfielder Jeremy Giambi from the 15-day disabled list; designated outfielder Robin Jennings for assignment.
6/9/01 Anaheim Angels
Optioned RHP Scot Shields to triple-A Salt Lake. Recalled C Jamie Burke from triple-A Salt Lake.
  Kansas City Royals
Recalled left-handed pitcher Tony Cogan from Double-A Wichita to fill the roster spot created when outfielder Mark Quinn was placed on the 15-day DL.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Alex Sanchez: Recalled OF Alex Sanchez from Triple-A Indianapolis.
  Jeffrey Hammonds: Placed OF Jeffrey Hammonds on the 15-day DL with a strained right shoulder, retroactive to June 7.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Bud Smith: Recalled LHP Bud Smith from Memphis
  Texas Rangers
Bo Porter: Purchased the contract of OF Bo Porter from Oklahoma.
  Cliff Brumbaugh: Assigned OF Cliff Brumbaugh to Oklahoma of the Pacific Coast League.
6/8/01 Boston Red Sox
Jason Varitek: Announced that additional tests completed on the right elbow of C Jason Varitek confirmed a fracture of the radial head. According to Red Sox team physician Dr. Bill Morgan, the elbow will require a surgical fixation procedure of the bone fragments. The current estimated time for Varitek to return to the playing field is eight to 12 weeks.
  Jason Varitek: Placed C Jason Varitek on the 15-day DL with a right elbow fracture of the radial head.
  Marcus Jensen: Purchased the contract of C Marcus Jensen from Pawtucket (AAA).
  Chicago White Sox
McKay Christensen: McKay Christensen, OF, was recalled from Triple-A Charlotte.
  Joe Crede: Joe Crede, INF, recalled from Triple-A Charlotte.
  Jose Valentin: Jose Valentin, INF/OF, placed on the 15-day DL with a sore right hamstring.
  Herbert Perry: Herbert Perry, 3B, placed on the 15-day DL, retroactive to June 6 with a sore left Achilles tendon.
  Kansas City Royals
Activated second baseman Carlos Febles from the DL and designated outfielder Raul Ibanez for assignment.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Designated Angel Pena (C) for assignment
  Gary Sheffield: Activated Gary Sheffield (OF) from disabled list.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Announced that seven players selected in the 2001 First-Year Player Draft had been signed to contracts: Judd Richardson (fifth round selection), Jeffrey Eure (18), Daniel Kolb (24), Chris Saenz (28), Matt Serafini (43), Corry Parrott (44) and Chris Haggard (50). Also signed non-drafted free-agent Erik Torres. All eight players were assigned to Ogden, the Brewers rookie affiliate in the Pioneer League.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Alan Benes: Optioned RHP Alan Benes to Triple-A Memphis.
6/7/01 Atlanta Braves
George Lombard: George Lombard, OF, transferred to 60-day DL
  Boston Red Sox
Tomo Ohka: Recalled RHP Tomo Ohka from Pawtucket (AAA).
  Chris Stynes: Reinstated INF Chris Stynes from 15-day DL.
  John Valentin: Placed INF John Valentin on the 15-day DL with right heel plantar fascitis.
  Jason Varitek: Announced that X-rays on C Jason Varitek showed a right elbow fracture of the radial head. Varitek will undergo further tests Friday. Any timetable is pending further tests.
  Colorado Rockies
John Wasdin: RHP John Wasdin given his unconditional release.
  Montreal Expos
3B Fernando Tatis is placed on the 15-day DL, retroactive to June 3, with tendinitis in the left knee
3B Ryan Minor recalled from Triple-A Ottawa
  New York Mets
Recalled pitcher Steve Trachsel from triple-A Norfolk of the International League. Optioned pitcher Jerrod Riggan to Norfolk.
6/6/01 Arizona Diamondbacks
Greg Colbrunn: INF Greg Colbrunn placed on 15-day DL - left knee bruise.
  Chad Moeller: C Chad Moeller recalled from Triple-A Tucson.
  Boston Red Sox
Paxton Crawford: Recalled RHP Paxton Crawford from Pawtucket (AAA).
  Lou Merloni: Placed INF Lou Merloni on the 15-day DL with a left elbow contusion.
  Paxton Crawford: Optioned RHP Paxton Crawford to Pawtucket (AAA) after the game.
  Colorado Rockies
Kevin Sefcik: OF Kevin Sefcik rejected Minor League assignment, becoming a free agent.
  Minnesota Twins
Casey Blake: Casey Blake, 3B, recalled from Triple-A Edmonton
  Jason Maxwell: Jason Maxwell, 2B, placed on the 15-day disabled list with a pulled tendon in his right middle finger.
  New York Mets
Designated outfielder Darren Bragg for assignment. Purchased the contract of infielder/outfielder Mark Johnson from triple-A Norfolk of the International League.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Released OF Rob Ducey. Recalled OF Eric Valent from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Placed IF/OF John Wehner of the 15-day disabled list
  Purchased the contract of OF Adam Hyzdu from Triple-A Nashville
  San Diego Padres
Placed pitcher Rudy Seanez on the 15-Day DL with a right groin strain and optioned righthander Wascar Serrano to Triple-A Portland. Recalled pitcher Carlton Loewer and pitcher Brian Lawrence from Triple-A Portland.
  Texas Rangers
Darren Oliver: Activated LHP Darren Oliver off the 15-day disabled list.
6/5/01 Arizona Diamondbacks
Geraldo Guzman: RHP Geraldo Guzman returned to Triple-A Tucson.
  LHP Nick Bierbrodt recalled from Triple-A Tucson.
  Chicago White Sox
Matt Ginter: Matt Ginter, RHP, was recalled from Triple-A Charlotte.
  Lorenzo Barcelo: Lorenzo Barcelo, RHP, was placed on the 15-day DL, retroactive to June 4, due to inflammation in his right shoulder.
  Cleveland Indians
Steve Woodard: RHP Steve Woodard was brought up from AAA Buffalo. RHP Jake Westbrook was sent down to AAA Buffalo.
  Jake Westbrook: RHP Jake Westbrook was sent down to AAA Buffalo. RHP Steve Woodard was brought up from AAA Buffalo.
  Kansas City Royals
Jose Santiago: Traded right-handed pitcher Jose Santiago to Philadelphia for right-handed pitcher Paul Byrd.
  Minnesota Twins
Juan Rincon: Juan Rincon, RHP, recalled from Double-A New Britain
  Eddie Guardado: Eddie Guardado, LHP, placed on the 15-day disabled list, with a medial meniscus tear in left knee.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Acquired right-handed pitcher Jose Santiago from Kansas City for right-handed pitcher Paul Byrd.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Placed RHP Jose Silva on the 15-day disabled list
  Recalled LHP Dave Williams from Triple-A Nashville
  San Diego Padres
Placed shortstop Donaldo Mendez on the 15-day disabled list. Activated infielder Santiago Perez from the 15-day disabled list.
6/4/01 Anaheim Angels
Reactivated OF Kimera Bartee from 60-day disabled list and outrighted him to triple-A Salt Lake
  Cincinnati Reds
Brady Clark: Recalled OF Brady Clark from Louisville.
  Brian Reith: Optioned RHP Brian Reith to Louisville
  Houston Astros
Bill Spiers: Bill Spiers, INF, was moved from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.
  Joe Slusarski: The Astros purchased the contract of Joe Slusarski, RHP, from Triple-A New Orleans.
  Billy Wagner: Billy Wagner, LHP, was placed on the 15-day disabled list.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Chris Donnels: Activated Chris Donnells (INF) from the disabled list.
  Kevin Brown: Placed Kevin Brown (P) on the 15-day disabled list with an irritation of nerve in the cervical neck.
  Minnesota Twins
Quinton McCracken: Quinton McCracken, OF, had his contract purchased from Triple-A Edmonton
  David Ortiz: David Ortiz, 1B, transferred from 15-day DL to 60-day DL
  Chad Allen: Chad Allen, OF, placed on the 15-day disabled list, with a strained left quadriceps muscle.
  Montreal Expos
Ozzie Guillen appointed first base coach
Perry Hill remains with team as infield coach
6/3/01 Arizona Diamondbacks
Brian Anderson: LHP Brian Anderson placed on 15-day DL - left groin strain.
  Geraldo Guzman: RHP Geraldo Guzman recalled from Triple-A Tucson.
  Boston Red Sox
Lou Merloni: Recalled INF Lou Merloni from Triple-A Pawtucket.
  Craig Grebeck: Placed INF Craig Grebeck on the 15-day DL with a contusion on his left foot.
  Texas Rangers
Ryan Glynn: Placed RHP Ryan Glynn on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to June 2, with a lumbar disc injury in his lower back.
6/2/01 Arizona Diamondbacks
Geraldo Guzman: RHP Geraldo Guzman returned to Triple-A Tucson.
  INF Junior Spivey recalled from Triple-A Tucson.
  Cleveland Indians
Chuck Finley: Chuck Finley has been placed on the 15-day DL with neck spasms.
  Travis Fryman: The Indians activated third baseman Travis Fryman off the 15-day disabled list. He missed the first two months of the 2001 season with a strained ligament in his right elbow.
  Colorado Rockies
Jacob Cruz: OF Jacob Cruz acquired from the Cleveland Indians for C Josh Bard and OF Jody Gerut.
  Kevin Sefcik: OF Kevin Sefcik designated for assignment.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Lou Collier: Purchased the contract of OF/IF Lou Collier from Triple-A Indianapolis
  Kyle Peterson: Optioned RHP Kyle Peterson to Class AAA Indianapolis
  Montreal Expos
LHP Scott Stewart recalled from injury rehab assignment with Triple-A Ottawa, reinstated from 15-day DL
6/1/01 Anaheim Angels
Placed OF-DH Glenallen Hill on waivers for the purpose of giving him his unconditional release. Recalled OF Jeff DaVanon from Triple-A Salt Lake City.
  Atlanta Braves
Mark DeRosa: Called up Mark DeRosa (IF) from Triple-A Richmond.
  Baltimore Orioles
Recalled LHP John Parrish from Triple-A Rochester and optioned RHP Chad Paronto to Rochester.
  Cincinnati Reds
D.T. Cromer: Recalled INF D.T. Cromer from Louisville (Class AAA).
  Cleveland Indians
Kenny Lofton: Kenny Lofton was activated off the 15-day DL. Lofton was recovering from a strained left oblique muscle. Mark Lewis was sent down to AAA Buffalo.
  Charles Nagy: Charles Nagy was activated off the DL after he had been playing in AAA Buffalo rehabbing for elbow surgery. Jake Westbrook has been sent down to Buffalo.
  Jacob Cruz: Jacob Cruz as traded to the Colorado Rockies for Class AA prospects Josh Bard, catcher, and Jody Gerut, outfielder
  Colorado Rockies
Jacob Cruz: OF Jacob Cruz acquired from the Cleveland Indians for C Josh Bard and OF Jody Gerut.
  Mark Little: OF Mark Little placed on the 15-day DL. OF Kevin Sefcik''s contract purchased from Colorado Springs (AAA).
  Montreal Expos
RHP Britt Reames optioned to Triple-A Ottawa
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Outrighted RHP Don Wengert to Triple-A Nashville
  Transferred RHP Francisco Cordova to the 60-day disabled list
  Recalled 1B/OF Alex Hernandez from injury rehab, reinstated him from the disabled list adn optioned him to Triple-A Nashville
  San Diego Padres
Signed catcher Jim Leyritz to a Minor League contract.
  San Francisco Giants
J.T. Snow: Placed 1B J.T. Snow on the 15-day disabled list with a bruised left rib, retroactive to 5/27/01. Recalled C/IF Edwards Guzman from Triple-A Fresno.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Carlos Hernandez: C Carlos Hernandez recalled from rehab assignment at Memphis (Class AAA)
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Joe Kennedy: The Devil Rays announced this afternoon that left-handed pitcher Joe Kennedy has been called up from Triple-A Durham. In order to make room for Kennedy on the 25-man roster, right-handed pitcher Brian Rose has been outrighted to Durham.