Baseball Cincinnati Reds -- Agreed to terms with OF Cecil Espy and OF Greg Varsho on one-year contracts.
Kansas City Royals -- Agreed to terms with P Mark Gubicza on a one-year contract.
Montreal Expos -- Sent P Doug Piatt outright to Triple-A Ottawa.
Pittsburgh Pirates -- Purchased the contracts of pitchers Rich Robertson, Mariano de los Santos, John Hope, Brian Shouse, and Mike Zimmerman; OF Keith Thomas, and IF Jose Sandoval.
Basketball Orlando Magic -- Signed F-C Lorenzo Williams. Placed F Brian Williams in the injured list.
Phoenix Suns -- Activated F Jerrod Mustaf (Maryland) from the injured list. Waived F Alex Stivrins.
Sacramento Kings -- Traded G Vincent Askew to the Seattle SuperSonics for a conditional 1993 second round draft pick.
Utah Jazz -- Activated C Mark Eaton from the injured list. Waived G Tim Legler.
Colleges Auburn -- Announced the resignation of Pat Dye, football coach.
Baylor -- Announced G Damiene Humphrey is transferring to ajunior college. Announced C Doug Brandt will be redshirted.
Pittsburgh -- Announced the resignation of Paul Hackett, footballcoach.
Rhode Island -- Fired head football coach Bob Griffin (1-10 this season).
Virginia Tech -- Named Keith Jones wide receivers coach. FiredTommy Groom, tight ends coach.
Football Miami Dolphins -- Placed CB Vestee Jackson on injured reserve. Re-signed CB Stephen Braggs
Minnesota Vikings -- Placed DT Brad Culpepper andLB Greg Manusky on IR, Signed LB David Bavaro and DT Esera Tuaolo.
Tampa Bay Buccanneers -- Signed DL David Grant defensive lineman;LB Sidney Coleman and WR George Thomas. Placed LB Calvin Teagle and DE Ray Seals onIR. Waived WR Stanford Jennings.
St. Louis Blues -- Recalled D Bret Hedican from Peoria of the IHL. Reassigned G Parris Duffus from Peoria to Hampton Roads of the ECHL.
North Charleston, S.C. -- Named Joseph Scanlon president, Frank Milne general manager, Ron O'Hearn secretary-treasurer and Doug Beri director of marketing for the East Coast Hockey VTC League franchise awarded to the city.