New York Yankees -- Signed OF Dion James (.262, 3, 17 RBI) to a one-year contract worth $350,000.
New York Jets -- Activated DE Dennis Byrd from the practice squad. Placed DT Bill Pickel on IR.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Signed WR Jeff Parker. Waived DL Reggie Rogers. Signed DB Darren Anderson to the practice squad.
NHL -- Fined Los Angeles Kings D Marty McSorley $500 and suspended him six days without pay for deliberately cross-checking Boston Bruins F Darren Banks in the forehead Oct. 29. McSorley will lose $14,130 in salary. The suspension will be served on non-game days and non-travel days beginning Nov. 7. The Kings also were fined $14,130.
Springfield Indians (AHL) -- Signed LW Kelly Ens.
Louisville Ice Hawks (ECHL) -- Returned LW Mark Green to IHL Atlanta.