BaseballCincinnati Reds -- Waived OF Mickey Brantley.Houston...


Cincinnati Reds -- Waived OF Mickey Brantley.


Houston Astros -- Agreed to terms with P Greg Swindell on a four-year contract.

Minnesota Twins -- Agreed to terms with OF Kirby Puckett on a five-year contract.



Boston Celtics -- Signed G Jon Barry to a three-year contract, then traded him, along with a 1995 second-round draft choice, to the Milwaukee Bucks for F Alaa Abdelnaby.


4 Delta State -- Named Todd Knight football coach.


Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Activated TE Dave Moore from the practice squad.

New York Giants -- Claimed TE/long snapper John Brandes off the waiver wire.

Denver Broncos -- Waived WR Mike Young. Activated LB Tim Lucas from IR.


Washington Redskins -- Placed DT Eric Williams on IR. Activated S David Gulledge from the practice squad.


Los Angeles Kings -- Reassigned C Guy Leveque to Phoenix (IHL).


Milwaukee Wave (NPSL) -- Acquired F Fahmi El-Shami from the Canton Invaders for the rights to D Jon Szczepanski and a conditional 1993 second-round draft choice.

Track and field


U.S. Track and Field -- Named Frank Gagliano (Georgetown) men's coach and Deanne Vochatzer women's coach for the World University Games. Named Roy Chernock men's coach and Daniels Elder women's coach for an indoor dual meet against Britain. Named Roy Griak men's coach and Doris Heritage women's coach for a United States-Britain outdoor dual meet. Named Ron Mann men's coach and Laverne Sweat xTC women's coach for the Pan American Junior Championships.