BaseballBraves: Optioned IF Ed Giavanola and P Dean...


March 31, 1997


Braves: Optioned IF Ed Giavanola and P Dean Hartgraves to Triple-A Richmond. Assigned OF Tommy Gregg, C Fausto Tejero, P Brad Woodall and P Kevin Rogers to minor-league camp. Sent P Scott Brow outright to Richmond. Placed OF Danny Bautista on 15-day DL, retroactive to March 23; P Bryan Harvey on 15-day DL, retroactive to March 24; and P Pedro Borbon on 60-day DL.

Dodgers: Optioned P Antonio Osuna to Triple-A Albuquerque. Sent P Narisco Elvira to Albuquerque.

Padres: Purchased contracts of C Carlos Hernandez, C Don Slaught and P Tim Scott. Optioned P Joey Long to Triple-A Las Vegas. Reassigned P Terry Burrows, P Pete Smith, OF Doug Dascenzo, former Orioles IF Rene Gonzales, IF Terry Shumpert and IF Jim Tatum to minor-league camp.

Phillies: Optioned C Chris Tremie to Double-A Reading. Purchased contracts of OF Ruben Amaro, OF Derrick May, P Reggie Harris and P Erik Plantenberg from Scranton.

Rangers: Optioned P Jose Alberro and OF Mike Simms to Triple-A Oklahoma City. Assigned former Orioles C Jeff Tackett and Simms to Triple-A Oklahoma City.

Rockies: Waived P Mike Dyer. Purchased contract of P Jeff McCurry from Triple-A Colorado Springs.

Twins: Placed OF Roberto Kelly on 15-day DL, retroactive to March 24.


Cavaliers: Placed G Bobby Phills on injured list. Activated G Carl Thomas from injured list.

Pub Date: 3/31/97

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