August 18, 1999


Astros: Recalled IF Russ Johnson from Triple-A New Orleans.

Cardinals: Recalled P Rick Heiserman from Triple-A Memphis.

Expos: Recalled IF Ryan McGuire from Triple-A Ottawa. Optioned P Tony Armas Jr. to Double-A Harrisburg.

Marlins: Assigned IF Kevin Orie to Triple-A Calgary for rehab assignment. Purchased contract of pitcher A. J. Burnett from Double-A Portland. Optioned P Hector Almonte to Portland.

Rockies: Optioned P Bobby Jones to Triple-A Colorado Springs. Recalled P Rigo Beltran from Colorado Springs.


Suns: Re-signed G Randy Livingston to multiyear contract.

SuperSonics: Signed C Greg Foster to three-year contract.

Wizards: Signed F Aaron Williams.


Bucs: Waived K Peter Elezovic and DT Juaquin Feazell.

Browns: Signed OT Matt Willig.

Jaguars: Claimed OT Josh Kobdish off waivers from 49ers. Waived LB Anthony Hicks.

Patriots: Signed RB Marques Brigham. Waived TE Brandon Condie.


Canadiens: Agreed to terms with C Boyd Olson and D Byron Briske on one-year contracts.

Maple Leafs: Acquired C Craig Charron from Islanders for LW Niklas Andersson.

Senators: D Jason York was awarded one-year, $1.4 million contract by arbitrator.

Pub Date: 8/18/99

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