Cincinnati Reds -- Activated C Jeff Reed and P Norm Charlton from the 15-day DL. Optioned C Glenn Sutko (1-for-10) to Class AAA Nashville. Waived P Don Carman (0-2, 5.25 ERA) for the purpose of giving him his unconditional release.
Houston Astros -- Place P Mark Portugal (strained groin muscle) on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Thursday.
St. Louis Cardinals -- Signed IF Dmitri Young, first-round pick in the June amateur draft. He will report to the rookie league team in Johnson City, Tenn.
4 Minnesota Timberwolves -- Signed F Dan Godfread.
Philadelphia 76ers -- Signed G Mitchell Wiggins to a 1-year contract.
Il Messaggero (Italian League) -- Signed F Rick Mahorn to a 2-year, $3.6 million contract.
Pesaro Scavolini (Italian league) -- Signed Washington Bullets G Haywoode Workman (8.0 ppg, 5.0 apg) to a 2-year contract.
Texas A&M; -- Announced that LB Anthony Williams has been ruled academically ineligible for the fall.
Atlanta Falcons -- NT Tony Casillas announced his retirement.
Detroit Lions -- Signed first-round draft pick Herman Moore (Virginia) to a 3-year contract reportedly worth $2.4 million.
Green Bay Packers -- Signed NT Esera Tuaolo. Waived WR Rob %% Neta, S Brian Hutson and RB Art Greathouse. Relinquished the rights to DL Blaise Winter.
Indianapolis Colts -- LB Fredd Young, a 4-time Pro Bowl selection, announced his retirement because of an arthritic right hip. NT Harvey Armstrong was waived when he failed his physical because of bad knees.
Los Angeles Raiders -- Waived OT Rob Flory.
Los Angeles Rams -- Waived OT Peter Tucker.
New England Patriots -- Signed LB Tony Massey.
New York Jets -- Waived RB Al Baker.
San Diego Chargers -- Signed G Eric Moten.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Agreed to terms with S Marty Carter.
Los Angeles Kings -- Named George McElroy executive marketing director.