Orioles -- Waived C Rick Dempsey for the purpose of giving him his unconditional release. Purchased the contract of OF Doug Jennings from Triple-A Rochester.
Los Angeles Dodgers -- Sent P Steve Searcy and 3B Jeff Hamilton outright to Triple-A Albuquerque. Announced that Searcy and Hamilton refused the assignment and became a free agents.
St. Louis Cardinals -- Announced they will not exercise their option on the contracts of 1B Andres Galarraga and OF Milt Thompson.
Chicago Bulls -- Released F Irving Thomas and G Kelsey Weems.
Golden State Warriors -- Waived C Matt Fish.
Released F Joe Wylie and C Johnny Pittman.
Philadelphia 76ers -- Released G George Gilmore and F Ron Ward.
NCAA -- Nominating committee nominated Nevada president Joseph N. Crowley to serve as president, replacing Judith M. Sweet. Nominated Arizona AD Cedric W. Dempsey for secretary-treasurer and Humboldt State AD Charles N. Lindemenn for NCAA Division II VP.
Arizona State -- Announced that F Jimmy Kolyszko (1.7 ppg) will miss the basketball season because of shoulder surgery.
Baylor -- Suspended LB Tony Tubbs for the season and QB Lance Marburger for one game for breaking team rules.
George Washington -- Named Mike Jarvis II, 22-year-old son of head basketball coach Mike Jarvis, an assistant coach.
Nevada-Las Vegas -- Announced that F Bobby Joyce has left the basketball team.
St. Mary's -- Named Baltimore native Paul Spencer coach of its men's and women's tennis teams. Named 1987 graduate Jeff Hacklander an assistant men's basketball coach.
Texas-El Paso -- Suspended DE Ricky Massey for two games and FB Patrick Bailey, FB Darryl Phillips, DB Greg Shead, DB Craig Pringle and DB Dwight Conley for one game for breaking team rules.
Chicago Bears -- Waived OT Louis Age.
Dallas Cowboys -- Signed RB Derrick Gainer.
Charlotte Rage (Arena Football League) -- Named Steve Patton coach and Joe DeLamielleure and Cliff Stoudt assistants.
Washington Capitals -- Called up D Shawn Anderson from the AHL Skipjacks, for whom he had one goal in three games.
Winnipeg Jets -- Recalled Mike O'Neill, goaltender, from Moncton of the American Hockey League.
Dayton Bombers (ECHL) -- Named Denis Larocque player-assistant coach and Lyle Stieg play-by-play announcer.
Baltimore Spirit (NPSL) -- Traded target man Bobby Joe Esposito to the Kansas City Attack for a 1993 draft choice.
Cleveland Crunch (NPSL) -- Signed G Otto Orf to a one-year contract.