* 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.
* 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.
* 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 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).