Baseball Atlanta Braves -- Recalled 1B Brian Hunter from...


June 01, 1991

Baseball Atlanta Braves -- Recalled 1B Brian Hunter from Class AAA Richmond and optioned IF Francisco Cabrera (.222 in 36 AB) to Richmond.

Baltimore Orioles -- Acquired P Jim Poole off waivers from Texas Rangers and optioned him to Class AAA Rochester. Signed 1B Doug McConathy, their 42nd pick in 1990 free-agent draft.

Detroit Tigers -- Placed OF Lloyd Moseby on 15-day DL, retroactive to May 27. Recalled P Kevin Ritz and P Mike Dalton from Class AAA Toledo. Placed IF-OF Luis de los Santos (.167 in 30 AB) on waivers for purpose of assigning him to Toledo.

Kansas City Royals -- Activated 3B Kevin Seitzer from 15-day DL. Designated OF Terry Puhl (.222 in 18 AB) for assignment.

New York Yankees -- Placed P Dave Eiland on 15-day DL, retroactive to May 28. Recalled P Wade Taylor from Class AAA Columbus.

Pittsburgh Pirates -- Optioned IF Jeff Richardson (.250 in 4 AB) to Class AAA Buffalo. Recalled 3B Jeff King from rehabilitation assignment at Buffalo.

San Diego Padres -- Traded SS Garry Templeton (.193 in 57 AB) to New York Mets for IF Tim Teufel (.118 in 34 AB). Waived P Wes Gardner (0-1, 7.08) for purpose of giving him unconditional release. Recalled P Jose Melendez from Class AAA Las Vegas.

San Francisco Giants -- Placed C Kirt Manwaring on 15-day DL. Recalled C Steve Decker from Class AAA Phoenix.

Seattle Mariners -- Activated P Scott Bankhead from 15-day DL. Placed P Erik Hanson on 15-day DL. Announced C Matt Sinatro (.250 in 8 AB) had cleared waivers and was sent outright to Class AAA Calgary.

Oklahoma City 89ers (AAA) -- Released P Steve Peters and P Terry Wells. Called up P Ray Hayward from Class AA Tulsa. Signed P Bill Laskey. Acquired P Rich Thompson from California Angels for cash and P Jose Bautista on loan from Orioles.


Charlotte Hornets -- Released F/C Steve Scheffler.

New York Knicks -- Named Pat Riley coach and signed him to 5-year contract.

Fort Wayne Fury (CBA) -- Signed F Dan Palombizio. Acquired F Duane Ferrell (Calvert Hall) from Cedar Rapids for future considerations.

Long Island Surf (USBL) -- Signed F Dan Becker and F Shannon Freeman.

Philadelphia Spririt (USBL) -- Traded rights to G Keith Jennings and F Livingston Chatman to Jacksonville for future considerations.

Dayton Wings (WBL) -- Signed G Eddie Hughes.

Nashville Stars (WBL) -- Signed G Jay Taylor.


NCAA -- Notified Clemson it was lifting probation imposed a year ago for rule violations in football program.

Missouri -- Suspended FB Michael Washington and TB Mark Jackson from football team indefinitely.

K? Toledo -- Named Dave Wood men's assistant basketball coach.


San Francisco 49ers -- Released RB Doug DuBose. Waived DE Mitchell Young. Signed NT Tony Bowens out of Youngstown State.

Hamilton Tiger-Cats (CFL) -- Announced resignation of Ted Schmitz, defensive coordinator.


St. Louis Blues -- Signed D Jason Marshall, D Derek Frenette, LW Jason Ruff, RW Joe Hawley and RW Brian Pellerin.

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