July 28, 1991
BaseballAtlanta Braves -- Recalled P Jeff Parrett from Class AAA Richmond. Optioned IF Mike Bell (.160, 1 homer, 1 RBI) to Richmond.California Angels -- Signed 1B Mike Marshall and assigned him to Class AAA Edmonton.Houston Astros -- Recalled up IF Andujar Cedeno, 1B Jose Tolentio and P Dean Wilkins from Class AAA Tucson. Optioned OF Eric Anthony (.153, 1, 7) and IF Eric Yelding (.243, 1, 20) to Tucson. Released IF Ken Oberkfell (.229, 0, 14).Oakland Athletics -- Designated IF Vance Law (.211, 0, 8)
May 21, 1991
BaseballBoston Red Sox -- Placed SS Tim Naehring on the 15-day disabled list. Called up IF Mike Brumley from Class AAA Pawtucket.California Angels -- Signed P Fernando Valenzuela to a 1-year contract and assigned him to Class A Palm Springs.Chicago White Sox -- Placed C Ron Karkovice on the 15-day disabled list. Purchased the contract of C Don Wakamatsu from Class AAA Vancouver.New York Mets -- Activated SS Kevin Elster from the 15-day disabled list. Optioned 3B Chris Donnels to Class AAA Tidewater.
May 8, 1991
BaseballBaltimore Orioles -- Optioned 3B Leo Gomez (.222, 0 RBI in 16 games) to Class AAA Rochester and recalled utility player Jeff McKnight (.385, 1 HR, 17 RBI in 21 games).Milwaukee Brewers -- Placed P Edwin Nunez (1-1, 4.09 ERA) on 60-day DL. Called up P Jim Hunter (3-0, 0.98) from Class AAA Denver.Texas Rangers -- Placed P Brad Arnsberg on 15-day DL. Purchased contract of P Jim Poole from Class AAA Oklahoma City. Signed P Mike Campbell to Class AA Tulsa.Toronto Blue Jays -- Placed 3B Kelly Gruber (.250, 3 HRs, 11 RBI)
March 25, 1991
BaseballChicago White Sox -- Agreed to terms with P Donn Pall on a multiyear contract. Optioned P Grady Hall, P Rich Scheid, P Jerry Kutzler, IF Cesar Bernhardt, C Matt Stark and OF Derek Lee to Class AAA Vancouver of the Pacific Coast League. Sent P Greg Perschke C Clemente Alvarez, C Kurt Brown, IF Bobby Meacham, IF Ron Nelson and OF Orsino Hall to their minor-league camp for assignment. Sent P Brian Harrison back to the Montreal Expos after having claimed him from the Expos in the Rule V draft in December.
June 19, 1991
Baseball Detroit Tigers -- Activated OF Lloyd Moseby off the DL; recalled Mike Munoz from Class AAA Toledo; placed P Jerry Don Gleaton (shoulder) on the 15-day DL, retroactive to June 11; optioned P Mike Dalton to Toledo.Kansas City Royals -- Placed P Mark Davis on the 15-day DL. Recalled P Hector Wagner from Class AAA Omaha.Philadelphia Phillies -- Reactivated C Darren Daulton from thDL; sent C Darrin Fletcher to Class AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.Toronto Blue Jays -- Sent RHP Willie Fraser and LHP Ken Dayle(inner ear)
August 19, 1991
BaseballChicago Cubs -- Optioned P Steve Wilson (4.38 ERA in 12 1/3 IP) to Class AAA Iowa. Purchased the contract of P Scott May from Iowa.Cleveland Indians -- Recalled P Willie Blair (tendinitis in right elbow) from Class AAA Colorado Springs. Placed P Mike York on the 15-day DL.San Diego Padres -- Placed OF Bip Roberts on the 15-day DL, and he will undergo arthroscopic surgery today to repair a torn cartilage in his left knee. Recalled IF Paul Faries from Class AAA Las Vegas.Seattle Mariners -- Activated P Russ Swan from the 15-day DL. Optioned P Dave Fleming (3 1/3 innings of scoreless relief)
July 5, 1991
Baseball Boston Red Sox -- Sent P Daryl Irvine (6.75 ERA in 10 2/3 IP) to Class AAA Pawtucket. Recalled P Kevin Morton from Pawtucket.Chicago White Sox -- Optioned C Don Wakamatsu (.207 in 29 AB) to Class AAA Vancouver. Activated C Ron Karkovice from the 15-day DL.Los Angeles Dodgers -- Fined IF Jeff Hamilton for missing Tuesday's game. Hamilton, placed on the 15-day DL on June 19, returned to his home in Flint, Mich., without the team's permission.Milwaukee Brewers -- Placed P Darren Holmes and P Chris Bosio on the 15-day DL. Recalled P James Austin and P Jim Hunter from Class AAA Denver.
May 25, 1991
Baseball Boston Red Sox -- DH Jack Clark has withdrawn appeal of game suspension imposed by NL president Bill White for incident Sept. 26, when, as member of San Diego Padres, Clark picked up and threw first base into stands while arguing call. As a result of suspension, Clark missed last night's game.Chicago White Sox -- Traded OF John Cangelosi (.245 in 30 games for Class AAA Vancouver) to Milwaukee Brewers for SS Esteban Beltre (.171 in 25 games with Class AAA Denver).Kansas City Royals -- Named Hal McRae manager.
May 4, 1991
Baseball NL -- Suspended Cincinnati Reds P Rob Dibble 4 games for throwing ball into center-field stands, hitting fan with throw, in game April 28. Reduced suspension of San Francisco Giants OF Kevin Mitchell, who charged mound in game April 10, from 2 games to 1.Milwaukee Brewers -- Placed P Mark Knudson on 15-day DL. Activated P Bill Wegman from 15-day DL.Montreal Expos -- Designated OF Nikco Riesgo (.143 in 7 AB) for assignment. Purchased contract of P Jeff Fassero from Class AAA Indianapolis.