BASEBALL American League* CLEVELAND INDIANS -- Optioned...


BASEBALL American League

* CLEVELAND INDIANS -- Optioned Jeff Shaw, pitcher, to Colorado Springs of the Pacific Coast League. Purchased the contract of Eric Plunk, pitcher, from Canton-Akron of the Eastern League.

National League

* CHICAGO CUBS -- Purchased the contract of Dwight Smith, outfielder, from Iowa of the American Association. Placed Rey Sanchez, infielder, on the 15-day disabled list. Activated Jose Vizcaino, infielder, from the 15-day disabled list.

Pioneer League

* LETHBRIDGE MOUNTIES -- Named Larry Milbourne manager.

BASKETBALL United States Basketball League

* NEW JERSEY JAMMERS -- Released Josh Lowry, Charlie Roberts and Greg Woodard, guards; Tony Walker, forward; and Mark Peterson, center.


National Football League

* LOS ANGELES RAMS -- Announced the resignation of John Math, director of player personnel.

* PHILADELPHIA EAGLES -- Waived Preston Anderson, defensive tackle.

Arena Football League

* AFL -- Announced that the Sacramento Attack will play in the league this season.

* SACRAMENTO ATTACK -- Named Joe Kapp coach.

Canadian Football League

* EDMONTON ESKIMOS -- Named Mark Nelson special teams coordinator and linebacker coach.

* WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS -- Signed Matt Dunigan, quarterback.

World League

* BARCELONA DRAGONS -- Released Darrrin Trieb, linebacker.

* BIRMINGHAM FIRE -- Released Phil Ross, tight end.

* FRANKFURT GALAXY -- Released Michael Simmons, defensive tackle.

* MONTREAL MACHINE -- Signed Billy Owens, safety.

* ORLANDO THUNDER -- Activated Willie Davis, wide receiver, from injured reserve.

* SACRAMENTO SURGE -- Signed Tery Gray, guard.

HOCKEY National Hockey League

* PITTSBURGH PENGUINS -- Recalled Jock Callander, center, and Mike Needham, right wing, from Muskegon of the International Hockey League.


* IOWA -- Announced Phil Chime, guard, has tranferred to Butler County Community College.

* OHIO STATE -- Announced that Jim Jackson, forward, will forego his senior year and enter the NBA draft.

* UCLA -- Announced that Tracy Murray, forward, will forego his senior year and enter the NBA draft.

* WAKE FOREST -- Named Karen Freeman women's basketball coach.

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