Chicago Cubs -- Recalled P Heathcliff Slocumb from Triple-A Iowa. Designated IF-OF Jeff Kunkel for assignment.
Los Angeles Dodgers -- Acquired Phillies OF Julio Peguero to complete the July 2 trade that sent OF Stan Javier to Philadelphia for P Steve Searcy. Optioned Peguero to Triple-A Albuquerque. Acquired Chicago Cubs P Mike Sodders to complete the June 27 deal that sent OF Kal Daniels to the Cubs and assigned him to Single-A Bakersfield.
Philadelphia Phillies -- Placed C Steve Lake on the 15-day DL. Recalled C Todd Pratt (formerly Orioles property) from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
Atlanta Hawks -- Named Roger Hinds strength and conditioning coach.
Boston Celtics -- Gave coach Chris Ford a multiyear contract extension.
Detroit Pistons -- Named Will Robinson assistant to director of player personnel, Walt Perrin director of scouting and Doug Garnder player personnel assistant.
San Antonio Spurs -- Named Tom Thibodeau assistant coach.
Arizona State -- Announced the resignation of men's and women's track and field coach Tom Jones so that he can take the women's track and field position at Florida.
Ohio State -- Named J. D. Graham football recruiting coordinator.
Widener -- Named Bill Zwaan baseball coach, effective next season.
William Smith -- Announced the resignation of Ellen J. Staurowsky, director of athletics, to accept a similar position at Ithaca College. Named Connee Zotos director of athletics.
Los Angeles Raiders -- Waived TE Greg Harrell (attended Maryland, lives in Columbia). Signed LB Greg Gilbert.
New England Patriots -- Signed OL Ben Jefferson (Maryland).
New York Jets -- Signed CB Wayne Williams.
San Diego Chargers -- Waived LB Jerrelle Williams and OT Jimmy Laister.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Signed DL Ray Seals to a two-year contract.
Winnipeg Jets -- Waived D Mario Marois and G Daniel Berthiaume.