Orioles -- Recalled P Richie Lewis from Triple-A Rochester and returned him to Rochester after last night's game. Sent IF Tommy Shields to Rochester.
Minnesota Twins -- Recalled P David West from Triple-A Portland. Released P Bob Kipper (3-3, 4.42 ERA).
New York Mets -- Sent OF Pat Howell to Triple-A Tidewater. Recalled 3B Chris Donnels from Tidewater.
New York Yankees -- Placed OF Danny Tartabull (muscle spasms in his back) on the 15-day DL. Recalled OF Bernie Williams from Triple-A Columbus.
Toronto Blue Jays -- Sent P Pat Hentgen to Triple-A Syracuse. Purchased the contract of P Doug Linton from Syracuse.
Golden State Warriors -- Agreed to terms with free-agent G-F Jeff Grayer (9.0 ppg, 3.1 rpg for the Milwaukee Bucks) on a three-year contract. Signed G Keith Jennings and G Dell Demps to one-year contracts. Replaced F Rod Higgins on their roster, prohibiting them from re-signing Higgins for one year.
Glaxo Verona (Italian League) -- Signed G Corey Crowder to a two-year deal that he says is worth $1.5 million. Crowder rejected a two-year offer from the Utah Jazz.
NCAA -- Reinstated Utah football players Dave Chaytors and Blaine Berger, clearing the way for the two defensive linemen to play this season. The athletes were declared ineligible after a picture, showing them modeling Polynesian clothing, appeared in The Salt Lake Tribune along with a fashion-related story. Neither Chaytors nor Berger were paid to wear the clothing.
Boise State -- Announced the resignation of Rich Rider, assistant basketball coach. Named Rod Jensen assistant basketball coach, and Garry Matlock part-time assistant basketball coach.
Brown -- Named Baltimore native Peter Lasagna, a 1982 graduate, lacrosse coach.
Navy -- Announced the retirement of Joe Duff, baseball coach, at the end of the 1993 season. Named Bob MacDonald assistant baseball coach for the 1993 season and baseball coach for the 1994 season.
New Mexico -- Promoted John McCullough, part-time assistant basketball coach, to full-time assistant coach. Named Tony Benford part-time assistant basketball coach.
William Paterson -- Named Brian Woods soccer coach.
NFL Alumni -- Named Charles V. Lavery executive director and chief executive officer.
Detroit Lions -- Agreed to terms with QB Rodney Peete.
New York Giants -- Signed G Bob Kratch to a two-year contract.
New York Jets -- Waived DE Donnie Gardner.
San Francisco 49ers -- Waived WR Chris Ford.
Seattle Seahawks -- Agreed to terms with Virginia OT Ray Roberts, the 10th pick in the draft, on four one-year contracts.
Edmonton Oilers -- Signed C Craig Simpson to a one-year contract.
New Jersey Devils -- Named Dave Farrish assistant coach. Reassigned assistant coach Robbie Ftorek to coach the AHL Utica Devils.
Los Angeles Salsa (APSL) -- Named Rildo Menezes coach and Rick Davis GM.