Atlanta Braves -- Designated P Mark Davis for assignment.
Orioles -- Traded P Erik Schullstrom to San Diego Padres for P Craig Lefferts. Designated IF Tommy Shields for assignment.
Boston Red Sox -- Acquired OF Sean Ross and P Nate Minchey from the Atlanta Braves to complete the Jeff Reardon trade. Assigned Ross and Minchey to Triple-A Pawtucket. Purchased the contract of P Ken Ryan from Pawtucket.
Cincinnati Reds -- Placed P Greg Swindell on the 15-day disabled list. Recalled C Dan Wilson from Triple-A Nashville. Optioned C Rick Wrona to Nashville.
Minnesota Twins -- Traded P Bill Krueger to the Montreal Expos for OF Darren Reed. Recalled OF J.T. Bruett from Triple-A Portland.
New York Mets -- Purchased the contract of P Mike Birkbeck from Triple-A Tidewater. Optioned IF Jeff McKight to Tidewater.
Oakland Athletics -- Traded OF Jose Canseco to the Texas Rangers for OF Ruben Sierra, P Bobby Witt, P Jeff Russell and cash.
Pittsburgh Pirates -- Recalled IF Carlos Garcia from Triple-A Buffalo. Assigned P Steve Cooke to Class A Salem.
San Diego Padres -- Placed IF Kurt Stillwell on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to Aug. 24. Recalled IF Jeff Gardner from Triple-A Las Vegas.
St. Louis Cardinals -- Released P Jose DeLeon. Recalled 3B Todd Zeile from Triple-A Louisville.
Cleveland Cavaliers -- Signed F Jerome Lane.
Portland Trail Blazers -- Signed G-F Dave Johnson.
Dartmouth -- Named Barry Harwick track and cross-country coach.
Princeton -- Named Christopher Colbeck assistant lacrosse coach.
Atlanta Falcons -- Placed LB John Rade and S Tracey Eaton on injured reserve. Waived LB Tim Paulk, LB Oscar Giles, LB Darryl Hardy, TE Reggie Dwight and CB Fred Foggie.
Buffalo Bills -- Agreed to terms with LB Cornelius Bennett on a multiyear contract. Waived OL Brian Baldinger, OL Mike Brennan, OL Joe Staysniak, LB Darrick Brownlow, LB Eric Fairs, DB Dwight Drane, DB Eric Coleman, DB Manny Hendrix, WR Chris Walsh, WR Curtis Mayfield, DL Gary Baldinger, RB Howard Griffith, TE Vince Marrow and TE Ed Thomas. Placed NT James Patton on injured reserve.
Chicago Bears -- Waived WR Glen Kozlowski, WR Eric Wright, DB Maurice Douglass, LB Mike Stonebreaker, LB Jim Schwantz, QB Paul Justin, TE Todd Harrison, DE Eric Kumerow and FB James Rouse.
Cincinnati Bengals -- Waived QB Erik Wilhelm, TE Eric Kattus, RB Craig Taylor, DE Elston Ridgle, DE Andrew Stewart, G John Earle, G Chad Germer, LB Eric Shaw, RB Omar Soto, S Marcus Shipp, WR Richard Isaiah and T Lance Olberding.
Dallas Cowboys -- Waived C Dale Hellestrae, WR Gerald Alphin, WR Tony Lomack, WR Derrick Shepard, RB Michael Beasley, RB Chuck Weatherspoon, LB Reggie Cooper, LB Maurice Crum, TE Chad Fortune, TE Fullon Wacasey, QB Jason Garrett, QB Craig Kupp, DE Kevin Harris and G Tom Myslinski.
Detroit Lions -- Waived OL Leonard Burton, OL Jack Linn, LB Earnest Fields, LB Andre Jones, LB John Derby, RB Eric Lynch, TE Derek Tennell, DE Jerry Woods, RB Ed Tillison, G Crawford Ker, G Mike Hinnant, G Dennis McKnight and NT Bernard Wilson.
Denver Broncos -- Placed LB Ronnie Haliburton on injured reserve. Waived WR Stanley Morgan, OG Sean Farrell, LB Tim Lucas, LB John Kacherski, LB John Sullins, FB Jeff Alexander, WR Barry Johnson (Maryland), WR Cedric Tillman, OL Nick Subis, OL Jim Johnson, TE Rob Awalt, DL Don Gibson, DL Mark Flythe and DL Ron Geater.
Green Bay Packers -- Waived QB Mike Tomczak, LB Scott Stephen, RB Greg Bell, RB Steve Avery, DE Sebastian Barrie, TE Jerry Evans, TE Darryl Ingram, LB Mike McDonald, DL Frank Kmet, OT David Viaene and OL Louis Cheek. Placed OL Joe Garten on injured reserve.
Indianapolis Colts -- Waived RB Albert Bentley, RB Brian Lattimore, RB Maury Toy, LB Quintus McDonald, LB Ray Savage, LB Matt Vanderbeek, DB Alan Grant, WR Sammy Martin, WR Mike Bellamy, WR Reggie Thornton, WR Eddie Britton, OL Pat Tomberlin, OL Mark Tucker, OL James Brown, DE Michael Brandon, TE Tim Bruton and C Michael Heldt.
Los Angeles Raiders -- Waived QB Vince Evans, QB Anthony Dilweg, LB Tom Benson, WR Ron Brown, WR Daryl Hobbs, WR Tyrone Montgomery, FB Napoleon McCallum (Navy), FB Kevin Smith, OL Rory Graves, OL Joel Patten, OL Josh Taotoai, OL Rich Stephens, DL Doug Reed, DL A.J. Jimerson, DB Curtis Cotton, DB Robert McWright and DE Ferric Collons defensive end.
Los Angeles Rams -- Waived RB Marcus Dupree, RB Derek Loville, RB Ernie Thompson, LB Glenell Sanders, LB Brian Townsend, LB Thomas Homco, DE Jim Skow, DE Karl Wilson, S Ricky Jones, P Joe Domingos, DT Vance Hammond, DB Charles Franks, DB Eric Buckley and TE Frank Hartley.
Miami Dolphins -- Waived WR Fred Banks, TE Chris Dressel, TE Orson Mobley, TE Dave Moore, RB Kameno Bell, RB Bernie Parmalee, OL Kevin Robbins, OL Blaine Rose (Maryland), LB E.J. Junior, S Mike Iaquaniello, QB Doug Pederson, CB Michael McGruder and DL Shawn Lee. Placed DE Pat Swoops on injured reserve.
Minnesota Vikings -- Waived RB Darrin Nelson, RB Chuck Evans, LB Mark Dusbabek, LB David Bavaro, LB Ed McDaniel, TE Brent Novoselsky, TE Mike Jones, DB Darren Hughes, DB Mike Mayes, DB Solomon Wilcots, WR Carl Parker, WR Terry Obee, WR Joe Randolph and G Scott Adams. Placed G Todd Kalis on injured reserve.
New England Patriots -- Waived RB Marvin Allen, WR Wayne Hawkins, WR Kelvin Means, NT David Dixon, C Steve Gordon, OL Scott Bowles, T Ben Jefferson (Maryland), WR Alex Johnson, LB Rob McGovern, LB Reggie Clark, LB Troy Wilkes, S Eric Bergeson, DE Tim Edwards and TE Al Golden.
New Orleans Saints -- Waived FB Buford Jordan, K Cary Blanchard, DL Karl Dunbar, LB Donald Jones, WR Marcus Dowdell, TE Greg Scales, OL Paul Jetton, OL Mike Keim and OL Mike Gisler.
New York Giants -- Waived RB Ottis Anderson, RB Anthony Lynn, QB Jeff Carlson, LB Gary Reasons, LB Bobby Abrams, DB Michael Wright, DB Roger Brown (Cardinal Gibbons), DB Brian Allred (Hammond), DL Stacey Dillard, DL Murray Garrett, DL Dennis Tripp, P Eric Bruun, TE Ted Popson, OT Nick Fineanganofo, OT Jeff Novak and WR Charles Swann.
New York Jets -- Waived RB Johnny Hector, RB Leroy Kinard, OL Mike Haight, QB Troy Taylor, DL Bill Pickel, DL Wayne Wicka, LB Troy Johnson, LB Rickey Andrews, LB Keo Coleman, TE Pat Beach, DB R.J. Kors and WR Reggie Moore.
Philadelphia Eagles -- Waived QB Jeff Kemp, WR Floyd Dixon, WR Kenny Jackson, RB Thomas Sanders and LB Ephesians Bartley.
Pittsburgh Steelers -- Waived QB Rick Strom, RB Scottie Graham, WR Mark Didio, WR Darrick Owens, TE Dave Harbour, OL Dean Caliguire, OL Tom Ricketts, DL Garry Howe, DL Tom Gibson, LB Matt Jaworski, DB Kevin Smith, DB Todd Krumm, DB Sammy Lilly and DB Mickey Washington.
San Diego Chargers -- Waived WR Johnnie Barnes, WR Yancey Thigpen, WR Robert Claiborne, WR Walter Stanley, HB Tony Lenseigne, RB Peter Tuipulotu, OL Terry Beauford, OL James Parrish, OL Jeff Walker, LB Greg Clark, CB Cedric Mack, DT Arthur Paul and DT Tony Savage. Placed DE Kevin Little on injured reserve.
San Francisco 49ers -- Waived RB Harry Sydney, S Todd Bowles, WR Mark Seay, WR Odessa Turner, P Joe Prokop, DE Matt LaBounty, LB Martin Harrison, LB Reggie McKenzie, LB Ilia Jarostchuk, DL Greg Joelson, OL Tom Neville, OL Ricky Siglar and CB Darryl Pollard.
Seattle Seahawks -- Waived S Nesby Glasgow, G Brian Blados, DL Eric Hayes, DL Mike Frier, LB Rick Newbill, LB Chico Fraley, C Brad Leggett, RB Mike Oliphant, RB Muhammed Shamsid-Deen, DE Anthony Hamlet, DE John MacNeill, WR Derwin Brewer, WR Brian Treggs, WR Rod Moore, CB Malcolm Frank, DB Rafael Robinson and DB Joe Merom.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Waived LB Elijah Alexander, DB Chris Barber, DB Joe King, DB Mark Berry, WR Willie Culpepper, WR Willie Drewrey, WR Jeff Parker, WR Leslie Shepherd, DL Mark Duckens, DL Rhett Hall, C Randy Grimes, RB Stanford Jennings and RB Mazio Royster.
Washington Redskins -- Waived S Alvin Walton, DE Keith Willis, TE Gary Wilkins, P Joe Prokop, P Kelly Goodburn, extra-point holder Jeff Rutledge, OL Thomas Rayam, TE James Jenkins, long snapper Marc Raab, TE John Brandes, CB Sidney Johnson, LB Tony Barker and DB David Gulledge.
Chicago Blackhawks -- Signed D Steve Smith and LW Stephane Matteau.
Minnesota North Stars -- Traded LW Brian Bellows to the Montreal Canadiens for RW Russ Courtnall.
New York Islanders -- Traded C Hubie McDonough to the San Jose Sharks for an undisclosed amount of cash.
New York Rangers -- Signed LW Phil Bourque.
Washington Capitals -- Signed G Duane Derksen, their fourth pick in the 1988 draft, to a three-year contract with an option year. Terms were not announced.