By The Associated Press

Weekend Sports Transactions


American League

BOSTON RED SOX_Acquired Rob Deer, outfielder, from the Detroit Tigers for a player to be named later. Placed Luis Rivera, infielder, on the 15-day disabled list.

CALIFORNIA ANGELS_Recalled J.T. Snow, first baseman, from Vancouver of the Pacific Coast League. Optioned Ty Van Burkleo, first baseman, to Vancouver.

DETROIT TIGERS_Activated Bill Krueger, pitcher, from the 15-day disabled list. Placed Kurt Knudsen, pitcher, on the 15-day disabled list.

National League

COLORADO ROCKIES_Activated Andres Galarraga, first baseman, and Bruce Hurst, pitcher, from the 15-day disabled list. Optioned Curt Leskanic, pitcher, to Colorado Springs of the Pacific Coast League. Recalled Mike Munoz, pitcher, from Colorado Springs.

MONTREAL EXPOS_Waived Mike Gardiner, pitcher, for the purpose of giving him his unconditional release.

NEW YORK METS_Signed Fletcher Bates, outfielder.

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS_Placed Darren Lewis, outfielder, on the 15-day disabled list.

Activated Craig Colbert, catcher, from the 60-day disabled list.


National Football League

DENVER BRONCOS_Waived Brad Daluiso, placekicker; John Sullins, Matt Wingo and Brian Forde, linebackers; Brian Stablein, Greg Primus and Duval Glover, wide receivers; Dean Kirkland and Chuck Esty, guards; Neal Auer, tight end; Frank Boudreaux, defensive lineman; and Eric Coleman, cornerback.

DETROIT LIONS_Waived Alonzo Hampton and Dwayne Ware, defensive backs; Kyle Moore, Joe Jacobs and Don Reynolds, defensive linemen; Mike Riley and Sean Conley, kickers; Mark White, guard; Demeris Johnson, wide receiver; and Shaumbe Wright-Fair, running back.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS_Signed Duane Bickett, linebacker.

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES_Signed Fred Barnett, wide receiver, to three one-year contracts.

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS_Waived Swift Burch, defensive end; Sheldon Canley, running back; David Diaz-Infante, guard; and Kent Sullivan, punter.