BaseballAstros: Placed P Todd Jones (right shoulder...


August 19, 1996


Astros: Placed P Todd Jones (right shoulder tendinitis) on 15-day DL. Recalled P Mark Small from Triple-A Tucson.

Blue Jays: Activated P Paul Spoljaric from DL. Optioned P Scott Brow to Triple-A Syracuse.

Cubs: Placed IF Terry Shumpert (strained right forearm) on 15-day DL. Recalled IF Todd Haney from Triple-A Iowa.

Red Sox: Optioned IF Arquimedez Pozo to Triple-A Pawtucket. Activated SS John Valentin from 15-day DL.

Moose Jaw (Independent): Unaffiliated team traded OF Lee Heath and LHP Rick Bennett to Regina for OF Mel Wearing, a former Orioles prospect.


Coastal Carolina: Named Steve Roberts and Kevin Baggett men's basketball assistant coaches. Promoted Jeff Pardue to full-time status.

Lenoir-Rhyne: C George Wilson will sit out football season.


Broncos: Released WR Sanjay Beach, WR Larry Wallace, RB Derrick Clark, CB Toi Cook, CB Jamal Ellis, DL Larry Jackson, DL Ricky Sutton, DL Lance Teichelman, OL Alai Kalaniuvalu, OL Leslie Ratliffe and QB T. J. Rubley.

Buccaneers: Placed S John Booty, WR Horace Copeland and DE Keith Powe on IR. Waived P Robbie Colley, WR Terence Davis, WR Jermaine Holmes, DE Emil Ekiyor, LB Keith Goganious, RB Leonard Green, CB George Harris, CB Reggie Rusk, QB Kelly Holcomb, TE Brian Jones, OT Darryl Moore, OT Pete Pierson, FB Robert Staten and DE Ben Williams.

Chargers: Released OL Jason Bartlett, OL Ben Cavil, LB James Gillyard, QB Robert Higgins, DT Steve Hoffmann, WR Dwight McKinzie and WR Ray Peterson.

Colts: Released QB Mike Cawley, DB Adrian Robinson, RB Joe Abdullah, OL Seth Dittman, OL Warner Smith, OL Shawn Harper, DL Thomas McLemore, DL Mike Pelton, LB Brian Ratigan, LB Trevor Wilmot and DB Carl Smith.

Seahawks: Placed WR Eddie Goines on IR. Cut LB Willie Brown, DE Johnie Church, CB Sean Crocker, RB Jimmy Gary, DT Kelvin Ingram, QB Jon Kitna, LB Henry Newby, S C. J. Richardson and WR Manley Woods.

Pub Date: 8/19/96

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