BaseballBlue Jays: Placed P Bill Risley on 15-day DL...


June 29, 1996


Blue Jays: Placed P Bill Risley on 15-day DL, retroactive to June 26. Purchased contract of P Scott Browe from Triple-A Syracuse. Designated P Giovanni Carrara for assignment.

Braves: Placed OF Danny Bautista (fractured left orbital rim) on 15-day DL. Called up IF Ed Giavanola from Triple-A Richmond.

Brewers: Placed IF-OF Pat Listach (strained right shoulder) on 15-day DL, retroactive to Wednesday. Added P Jeff D'Amico to 40-man roster from Double-A El Paso. Optioned IF Tim Unroe to Triple-A New Orleans. Recalled OF Danny Perez from New Orleans.

Cubs: Activated 1B Mark Grace from 15-day DL. Optioned 1B Brant Brown to Triple-A Iowa.

Rockies: Activated P Curtis Leskanic from 15-day DL. Outrighted OF Harvey Pulliam to Triple-A Colorado Springs. Added OF Milt Thompson to roster.

Royals: Purchased contract of C Henry Mercedes from Triple-A Omaha. Sent OF Chris Stynes to Omaha.

Twins: Recalled former Orioles P Scott Klingenbeck from Triple-A Salt Lake.


Bucks: Fired assistants Frank Hamblen, Jim Eyen and Butch Carter.

Celtics: Waived C Thomas Hamilton.

Clippers: Exercised option on F Charles Outlaw.

Hawks: Declined to exercise option on G Craig Ehlo, making him free agent.

Rockets: Signed free-agent G Emanual Davis.


Chaminade: Named Al Walker men's basketball coach.

Duke: Signed men's basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski to seven-year contract.

Notre Dame: G Doug Gottlieb quit basketball team.


Buccaneers: Signed unrestricted free-agent CB Tyrone Legette, who had been with Saints. Signed free-agent T Doug Riesenberg, who was waived by Giants. Waived G-T Scott Dill.

Patriots: Signed K Adam Vinatieri. Waived free-agent WR Marcus Wall.


Bruins: Tendered qualifying offers to F Ted Donato, F Steve Heinze, F Trent McCleary, F Sandy Moger, F Jeff Odgers, F Davis Payne, F Cam Stewart, G Bill Ranford and D Steve Staios, who will become restricted free agents. Did not tender qualifying offers to F Ryan Hughes, F Marc Potvin, F Matt Robbins, D Dan Hodge, who will become unrestricted free agents. D Rick Zombo, G Craig Billington and G Blaine Lacher will have contracts terminated via buyouts.

Pub Date: 6/29/96

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