BaseballAstros: Signed C Tucker Barr, P John Blackmore, P...


July 11, 1996


Astros: Signed C Tucker Barr, P John Blackmore, P Thomas Shearn, OF Brandon Byrd and IF Brian Dallimore.

Brewers: Optioned OF Danny Perez to Triple-A New Orleans. Activated OF David Hulse from 15-day DL.

Cubs: Purchased contract of IF Felix Fermin from Triple-A Iowa. Optioned C Mike Hubbard to Iowa.

Dodgers: Promoted P Darrin Babineaux from Single-A Savannah to Single-A San Bernardino.

Royals: Optioned P Brian Bevil to Double-A Wichita. Recalled P Jose Rosado from Triple-A Omaha.


Mavericks: Named Keith Grant VP of basketball operations and Ron Ekker director of scouting.


Drexel: Named Mike Jarvis II men's assistant basketball coach.

Georgetown, Ky.: Named Steve Payne men's assistant basketball coach and recruiting coordinator.

Nevada: Named Steve Mooshagian offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach.

Wake Forest: Men's basketball F Shon Coleman and F Joakim Blom failed to meet grade needed to participate as freshmen and weren't admitted to school.


Bengals: Waived WR Marlon Estes. Claimed QB Dave Barr, who had been with Chiefs.

Broncos: Signed free-agent QB Josh LaRocca.

Colts: Signed WR Mark Stock.

Cowboys: Signed G Nate Newton to one-year extension through 1998.

Dolphins: Signed four draft choices: LB LaCurtis Jones, LB Zach Thomas, CB Shawn Wooden and FB Stanley Pritchett.

Oilers: Agreed to terms with DE Kendrick Burton, fourth-round pick. Agreed to terms with three World League players: DE Dunstan Anderson, DE James Roberson and DE John DeWitt.

Saints: Reached agreement with S Sean Lumpkin.

Seahawks: Signed FB Reggie Brown, DE Johnie Church and DT Riddick Parker.


Avalanche: Traded rights to D Tuomas Gronman to Blackhawks for 1998 second-round draft pick.

Blackhawks: Named Newell Brown assistant coach.

Canucks: Signed free-agent LW David Roberts, who had been with Oilers.

Flyers: Signed G Dominic Roussel and D John Stevens.

Kings: Signed free-agent C Paul DiPietro.

Penguins: Signed free-agent C Kevin Todd to multi-year contract.

Rangers: Signed D Eddy Campbell.

Senators: Signed free-agent G Ron Tugnutt to offer sheet.

Pub Date: 7/11/96

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