BASEBALL (AL) * California Angels -- Named Rod Carew hitting instructor; John Wathan and Ken Macha coaches.
* New York Yankees -- Agreed to terms with Steve Howe (pitcher) on a one-year contract.
BASKETBALL (NBA) * Boston Celtics -- Placed Brian Shaw (guard) on the injured list.
FOOTBALL (NFL) * Houston Oilers -- Signed Al Del Greco (kicker).
* Indianapolis Colts -- Placed Anthony Johnson (running back) on injured reserve. Activated Brian Lattimore (running back) from the practice roster. Re-signed Reggie Thornton (wide receiver).
* Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Waived Chris Chandler (quarterback) and Wayne Haddix (cornerback).
HOCKEY (NHL) * Montreal Canadiens -- Recalled Andre Racicot (goaltender) from Fredericton of the AHL.