Baseball Chicago Cubs -- Placed OF Sammy Sosa and P Dave Smith on the 15-day DL. Called up IF Doug Strange and P Dennis Rasmussen from Triple-A Iowa. Rasmussen was released earlier this month by Triple-A Rochester.
Chicago White Sox -- Placed OF Dan Pasqua on the 15-day DL. Called up OF Shawn Jeter from Triple-A Vancouver.
Detroit Tigers -- Activated OF Dan Gladden. Optioned P Scott Aldred to Triple-A Toledo.
American Football Coaches Association -- Announced executive director Charles McClendon will retire in February 1994.
St. Louis Blues -- Signed RW Brendan Shanahan to a multiyear contract.