* Cincinnati Reds -- Claimed Bob Geren (catcher) off waivers from the New York Yankees, and Cesar Hernandez (outfielder) off waivers from the Montreal Expos. Named Doug Spreen (trainer) for Cedar Rapids of the Midwest League and Mark Mann (trainer) for Billings of the Pioneer League.
* Pittsburgh Pirates -- Named Roger Wilson equipment manager; Carlos Ledezma assistant equipment manager and coordinator of minor league trainers, and Michael Hurd grounds superintendent at their Pirate City complex in Bradenton
FOOTBALL (NFL) * Indianapolis Colts -- Waived Bubba Paris (tackle).
COLLEGE * Brooklyn College -- Named Stephanie Roberts men's volleyball coach.
* Colgate -- Announced that Terry Slater (hockey coach) will be out indefinelty after suffering a stroke. Named Brian Dorocher, assistant hockey coach, interim coach.
* Pace -- Announced the resignation of Bob Baker (football coach).
* Texas -- Announced the resignation of David McWilliams (football coach).