BaseballAngels: Optioned OF Orlando Palmeiro to Triple-A...


July 19, 1996


Angels: Optioned OF Orlando Palmeiro to Triple-A Vancouver.

Expos: Recalled OF Yamil Benitez from Triple-A Ottawa. Signed OF Rob Lukachyk to minor-league contract; assigned him to Ottawa.

Giants: Purchased contract of OF Jacob Cruz from Triple-A Phoenix. Optioned OF Dax Jones to Phoenix. Transferred OF Glenallen Hill to 60-day DL.


St. Andrews: Named Mark Peeler men's basketball coach.

Southern Maine: Men's basketball coach Al Sokaitis resigned.


Bears: Signed FB Tony Carter, G Todd Burger and WR Bobby Engram.

Bills: Signed TE Michael Titley. Released WR Ken Harris.

Broncos: Signed draft picks: CB Darrius Johnson and WR Patrick Jeffers. Signed OL Keith Kartz, DL Jumpy Geathers, DL Ken Talanoa, DL Lance Teichelman and LB Arnold Ale. Released DT James Jones (scheduled to earn $1.25 million in base salary) and CB Kevin Scott.

Buccaneers: Signed LB Keith Goganious.

Dolphins: Signed RB Karim Abdul-Jabbar, third-round pick, to three-year contract. Signed free-agent DT Lamar Mills.

Eagles: Signed LB Andre Allen. Placed T Eric Simonson on reserve/did-not-report list.

Jaguars: Placed CB Al Jackson on physically-unable-to-perform list.

Patriots: Signed DT Devin Wyman, sixth-round pick. Waived LB-snapper Steve DeOssie and RB David Green.

Rams: Waived OL Corey Swinson.

Seahawks: Waived starting C Jim Sweeney. Signed C Ed Cunningham.


Flyers: Re-signed RW Trent Klatt.

Lightning: Signed C John Cullen.

Red Wings: Signed LW Tomas Holmstrom to two-year contract. Named Bruce Haralson Western scout.

AHL: Awarded 1998 All-Star Classic to Syracuse, N.Y.

Pub Date: 7/19/96

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