Angels: Optioned P Jeff Schmidt to Triple-A Vancouver.
Athletics: Designated P Todd Van Poppel for assignment. Recalled IF Webster Garrison from Triple-A Edmonton.
Indians: Placed P Alan Embree on the 15-day DL, retroactive to July 28. Recalled P Albie Lopez from Triple-A Buffalo. Sent IF Scott Leius outright to Buffalo.
Marlins: Purchased the contract of C Joe Siddall from Triple-A Charlotte.
Padres: Placed P Andy Ashby on the 15-day DL, retroactive to July 27. Recalled P Dustin Hermanson from Triple-A Las Vegas. Purchased the contract of OF Doug Dascenzo from Las Vegas. Signed P Al Osuna and assigned him to Las Vegas.
Phillies: Recalled 3B Scott Rolen and P Bronson Heflin from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. Optioned IF Kevin Sefcik to Scranton/Wilkes Barre. Placed OF Glenn Murray on the 15-day DL. Transferred OF Darren Daulton to the 60-day DL.
Red Sox: Placed DH-OF Jose Canseco on the 15-day DL.
Tigers: Optioned IF Fausto Cruz to Triple-A Toledo. Recalled P John Cummings from Toledo.
Twins: Activated C Greg Myers from the DL and optioned C Mike Durant to Triple-A Salt Lake.
Celtics: Signed C Frank Brickowski.
Bruins: Announced Tim Watters has resigned as assistant coach to become coach at Michigan Tech University.
Lightning: Named Dave MacQueen assistant coach.
L Senators: Re-signed LW Tom Chorske to a multi-year contract.
Pub Date: 8/02/96