Baltimore Orioles -- Announced 1B/OF Ron Kittle had filed for free agency.
California Angels -- Declined arbitration with DH Brian Downing, making him a free agent. Announced IF Donnie Hill had filed for free agency.
Cincinnati Reds -- Announced P Tom Browning and P Rick Mahler have filed for free agency.
LDetroit Tigers -- Offered salary arbitration to P Jack Morris.
Houston Astros -- Announced P Juan Agosto had filed for free agency.
Kansas City Royals -- Announced they will not offer a 1991 contract to 2B Frank White.
Minnesota Twins -- Announced OF/1B Randy Bush had filed for free agency.
Montreal Expos -- Announced P Dave Schmidt, formerly of Orioles, had filed for free agency.
New York Mets -- Signed 2B Tommy Herr to one-year contract. Placed IF Tom O'Malley, an ex-Oriole, on waivers for the purpose of giving him his unconditional release and sold his contract to Hanshin Tigers of Japanese Central League.
Oakland Athletics -- Announced P Bob Welch, 27-game winner, has filed for free agency.
Philadelphia Phillies -- Announced P Don Carman had filed for free agency.
San Diego Padres -- Offered salary arbitration to 1B Jack Clark. Named Ed Lynch director of minor leagues.
San Francisco Giants -- Released IF Mike Laga.
ASeattle Mariners -- Signed C Matt Sinatro to Class AAA contract.
v,3Boston Celtics -- Released F Eric McArthur and G Carrick DeHart.
4 Golden State Warriors -- Signed C Steve Johnson.
New Jersey Nets -- Waived G Sydney Grider.
Philadelphia 76ers -- Waived F/C Brian Rahilly and G Kenny Travis.
Atlanta Falcons -- Placed LB Michael Reid on injured reserve. Activated S Eric Bergeson.
Houston Oilers -- Signed QB Tom Muecke for practice squad.
New England Patriots -- Signed RB Marvin Allen. Placed OL David Douglas on injured reserve.
Houston Oilers -- Signed PK Teddy Garcia.
Philadelphia Eagles -- Placed RB Robert Drummond on injured reserve. Signed RB Thomas Sanders.