BASEBALL American League * Boston Red Sox...

BASEBALL American League * Boston Red Sox -- Announced they would not offer salary arbitration to Dennis Lamp (pitcher).

* Cleveland Indians -- Named Dave Nelson first base coach; Jeff Newman third base coach; Rick Adair pitching coach; Ron Clark bench coach; and Ken Bolek coaching assistant.


* Detroit Tigers -- Exercised their 1992 option on the contract of Frank Tanana (pitcher). Named Mark DeJohn manager of London in the Eastern League.

National League * Atlanta Braves -- Announced they would not offer salary arbitration to Jim Clancy (pitcher).


* Florida Marlins -- Named John Boles director of player development.

* Montreal Expos -- Named Kevin Kennedy director of field operations for their minor-league system.

* San Francisco Giants -- Announced they would not offer salary arbitration to Terry Kennedy (catcher).

BASKETBALL (NBA) * League -- Suspended Richard Dumas (Phoenix forward) for the 1991-92 season for violating the league's substance abuse policy.

* Atlanta Hawks -- Waived Paul Graham (forward).

* Boston Celtics -- Placed Stojko Vrankovic (center) on the injured list.

* Charlotte Hornets -- Claimed Greg Grant (guard) off waivers from the Indiana Pacers. Waived John Crotty and Byron Dinkins (guards).

* Cleveland Cavaliers -- Placed John Battle and Mark Price (guards) on the injured list.


* Detroit Pistons -- Placed Bob McCann (forward) on the injured list.

* Golden State Warriors -- Placed Jim Petersen (forward) and Les Jepsen (center) on the injured list.

* Milwaukee Bucks -- Waived Billy Thompson (forward). Placed Bobby Phills (guard) on the injured list.

* New Jersey Nets -- Waived Melvin Newbern (guard) and Ray Tolbert (forward).

* New York Knicks -- Placed Patrick Eddie (center) on the the injured list.

* Philadelphia 76ers -- Waived Rickey Green (guard). Placed Manute Bol (center) on the injured list.


* Seattle Supersonics -- Placed Quintin Dailey (guard) on the suspended list.

* Washington Bullets -- Signed Andre Turner (guard). Waived Corey Gaines (guard).

FOOTBALL (NFL) * Atlanta Falcons -- Waived Rich Bartlewski (tight end). Activated George Thomas (wide receiver) from injured reserve.

* Buffalo Bills -- Waived Reggie Rogers (defensive end).

* Chicago Bears -- Placed Ron Morris (wide receiver) on injured reserve. Activated Ron Cox (linebacker) from injured reserve.

* Miami Dolphins -- Released Doug Wellsandt (tight end). Claimed Arthur Cox (tight end) off waivers from San Diego.


* Pittsburgh Steelers -- Waived Mike Withycombe (lineman). Activated Ariel Solomon (offensive tackle) from the practice squad.

* San Francisco 49ers -- Released Greg Joelson (defensive end).

HOCKEY National Hockey League * Vancouver Canucks -- Agreed to terms with Pavel Bure (center) on a multi-year contract.