BaseballBraves: Activated OF Curtis Pride (Silver Spring...


July 15, 1998


Braves: Activated OF Curtis Pride (Silver Spring) from DL. Optioned 1B Randall Simon to Triple-A Richmond.

Cubs: Activated OF Lance Johnson from 15-day DL. Optioned IF Jason Hardtke to Triple-A Iowa. Designated OF Derrick White for assignment for purpose of removing him from 40-man roster.

Expos: Activated OF Robert Perez from DL. Optioned IF Jose Vidro to Triple-A Ottawa.

Mets: Activated IF-OF Matt Franco from 15-day DL. Optioned OF Benny Agbayani to Triple-A Norfolk.

Pirates: Signed former Orioles P Scott Klingenbeck; assigned him to Triple-A Nashville.

Tigers: P Denny Harriger cleared waivers and was assigned to Triple-A Toledo.


USA Basketball: F Warren Kidd left training camp for U.S. men's world championship team due to pelvic injury.

Washington (WNBA): Placed C Alessandra Santos de Oliveira on injured list. Activated C Angela Jackson from WNBA replacement list.


Clemson: Signed football coach Tommy West to new 4-year contract through 2001.


NFL: Fined Chargers QB Ryan Leaf $10,000 for skipping portion of mandatory four-day rookie symposium.

Bengals: Signed DE Glen Steele, fourth-round pick, to four-year contract.

Chargers: Signed DT Norman Hand to two-year contract.

Eagles: Signed LB Jeremiah Trotter and CB-KR Allen Rossum, DTC third-round picks; DT Brandon Whiting and CB Clarence Love, fourth-round picks; and LB Ike Reese, fifth-round pick.

Oilers: Agreed to terms with TE Bill Khayat, WR James Kidd, G Joey Wylie and TE Tony Church.

Packers: Signed DE Keith McKenzie to one-year contract. Agreed to terms with WR Corey Bradford, fifth-round pick; and S Scott McGarrahan and QB Matt Hasselbeck, sixth-round picks.

Panthers: Signed NT Viliami Maumau and WR Jim Turner, 7th-round picks.

Rams: Agreed to terms with RB Raymond Priester on three-year contract and S Billy Jenkins Jr.

Steelers: Signed CB Jason Simmons, fifth-round pick.


Islanders: Signed G Marcel Cousineau. Acquired LW Jorgen Jonsson from Flames for LW Jan Hlavac.

Kings: Re-signed D Philippe Boucher to two-year contract.

Lightning: Signed D Paul Mara, first-round draft pick, to multi-year contract.

Maple Leafs: Agreed to terms with D Dallas Eakins.

Mighty Ducks: Signed free-agent D Terran Sandwith to one-year contract.

Sharks: Signed D Bob Rouse, who had been with Red Wings, for two years.

Stars: Acquired C Aaron Gavey from Flames for C Bob Bassen.

Pub Date: 7/15/98

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