BaseballCubs: Waived P Jose Guzman for purpose of giving...


June 22, 1996


Cubs: Waived P Jose Guzman for purpose of giving him his unconditional release.

Devil Rays: Named Orestes Destrade director of community development.

Marlins: Activated 2B Quilvio Veras from 15-day DL. Sent OF Russ Morman outright to Triple-A Charlotte.

Mets: Recalled OF Alex Ochoa, ex-Orioles prospect, from Triple-A Norfolk. Put 1B Rico Brogna (right shoulder) on 15-day DL, retroactive to Thursday.

Pirates: Purchased P Elmer Dessens from Triple-A Calgary. Designated P Matt Ruebel and P Lee Hancock for assignment.

Red Sox: Acquired P Nate Minchey from Triple-A Pawtucket. Designated P John Doherty for assignment.

Royals: Acquired IF Jose Amado from Mariners for P Rusty Meacham. Activated OF Michael Tucker. Recalled OF Roderick Myers from Triple-A Omaha. Optioned P Brian Bevil to Omaha. Placed 1B-DH Bob Hamelin (strained left oblique muscle) on 15-day DL, retroactive to Monday.

Twins: Activated P Dave Stevens from 15-day DL. Recalled OF Matt Lawton from Triple-A Salt Lake. Optioned P Pat Mahomes and IF Brian Raabe to Salt Lake.

Yankees: Acquired P Billy Brewer from Dodgers for P Mike Judd.


Arizona State: Named Charli Turner Thorne women's basketball coach.

Maryland: Named Cheryl Harrison (Western) assistant director of major gifts.


Redskins: Signed WR Deandre Maxwell, seventh-round pick in 1996 draft.


Rangers: Named Larry Pleau VP of player personnel.

Pub Date: 6/22/96

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