1st The Athletics sign free agent 3B Kevin Seitzer.
3rd Cincinnati Reds owner Marge Schott is fined $25,000 and banned from the day-to-day operation of her team for a year, resulting from her reported use of ethnic and racial slurs.
11th The Angels sign free agent P Scott Sanderson.
The Padres sign free agent C Mike Scioscia.
12th The Royals trade IF Gregg Jefferies and minor league OF Ed Gerald to the Cardinals in exchange for OF Felix Jose and IF-OF Craig Wilson. Jeffries will blossom in St. Louis, hitting .343. this season and .322 next, before moving on to Philadelphia as a free agent.
18th The Red Sox sign free agent P Jeff Russell.