* Los Angeles Dodgers -- Traded Jim Poole (pitcher) an an undisclosed amount of cash, to the Texas Rangers for Steve Allen and David Lynch (pitchers). Assigned Allen and Lynch to Albuquerque of the Pacific Coast League.
* Dallas Mavericks -- Placed Fat Lever (guard) on the injured list. Signed Kelvin Upshaw (guard) to a 10-day contract.
* Utah Jazz -- Signed Dan O'Sullivan (center) to a 10-day contract.
* Denver Broncos -- Placed Ricky Nattiel (wide receiver) on injured reserve. Activated Tim Stallworth (wide receiver) from injured reserve.
* New England Patriots -- Placed Ray Agnew (defensive end) on injured reserve. Activated Anthony Landry (running back) from the practice squad.
* Washington Redskins -- Activated Gerald Riggs (running back) and Tracy Rocker (defensive tackle) from injured reserve. Placed Kelvin Bryant (running back) on injured reserve. Waived Sidney Johnson (cornerback).
National Hockey League
* New York Islanders -- Recalled Wayne McBean (defenseman) from Capital District of the AHL.
* Vancouver Canucks -- Sent Jim Agnew (defenseman) to Milwaukee of the International Hockey League for conditioning.
American Hockey League
* Capital District Islanders -- Recalled Doug Pickell (left wing) from Richmond of the East Coast Hockey League.