BASEBALL American League * League -- Suspended Hal McRae (Kansas City manager,)for two games for bumping umpire Dale Scott in a game on June 6.
* California Angels -- Signed Barry Lyons (catcher) to a minor-league contract, and assigned him to Edmonton of the Pacific Coast League.
* Seattle Mariners -- Signed Desmond Relaford (infielder) and assigned him to Tempe of the Arizona League.
* Houston Astros -- Signed Mike Groppuso (third baseman) and assigned him to the Asheville of the Carolina League.
* New York Knicks -- Named Pam Harris director of marketing.
FOOTBALL (NFL) * Minnesota Vikings -- Named Scott Studwell assistant to the president for player relations.
* Philadelphia Eagles -- Signed Pellom McDaniels, Tim Walton, Paul McGowan, Raymond Savage and Michael Teeter (linebackers).
* Drexel -- Named Debbie Thompson women's swimming coach.
* Loyola Marymount -- Named Dave Fehte men's assistant basketball coach.
* Massachusetts -- Named Joanie O'Brien women's basketball coach.
* Texas Christian -- Announced that Glenn Dishman (pitcher) has transferred from University of California.
* Vanderbilt -- Named Karen Booker women's assistant basketball coach.