Baseball Orioles -- Named Fred Manfra radio announcer.
Cincinnati Reds -- Promoted Darrell Rodgers, minor-league pitching coach, to assistant for baseball operations. Agreed to terms on a minor-league contract with P Bill Landrum.
Cleveland Indians -- Agreed to terms with IF Jeff Schaefer (Maryland) on a minor-league contract.
Florida Marlins -- Agreed to terms with C Benito Santiago on a two-year contract.
Pittsburgh Pirates -- Agreed to terms with SS Jay Bell and P John Candelaria on a one-year contract.
San Francisco Giants -- Named Dusty Baker manager, Bobby Bonds first-base and hitting coach, and Dick Pole pitching coach. Announced that Bob Lillis, bench coach, and Wendell Kim, third-base coach, will return to those positions and that Bob Brenly, first-base coach, will shift to bullpen coach.
Basketball Boston Celtics -- Granted G Sherman Douglas temporary leave from the team for personal reasons.
Indianapolis Pacers -- Placed G Pooh Richardson (pulled abdominal muscle) on the injured list. Activated G Sean Green from the injured list.
Global Basketball Association -- Announced that the league will assume control of the South Georgia Blues beginning Saturday.
Columbus Horizon (CBA) -- Traded former Washington Bullets F-C Ed Horton to the Rockford Lightning for third- and fourth-round draft picks in 1993.
Colleges Cornell -- Named William Hall assistant men's lacrosse coach.
Florida -- Suspended LB Henry Haston and LB Marquette Oliver from the Gator Bowl because of class attendance problems.
Nevada -- Suspended FS Xavier Kairy from the Las Vegas Bowl for failing to meet academic requirements.
Stonehill -- Announced that Dave Swanton has resigned as football coach but will remain as offensive-line coach. Named Connie Driscoll coach.
Football Cincinnati Bengals -- Placed OT Anthony Munoz on the practice squad. Released CB Antoine Bennett. Signed DE Tony Savage. Signed WR Elbert Turner to their practice squad.
Detroit Lions -- Placed C Leonard Burton and C Blake Miller on IR. Signed C Mike McDonald and C Brad Leggett.
Seattle Seahawks -- Announced the retirement of third-string QB Rusty Hilger, effective immediately.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Waived LB Sidney Coleman.
Hockey Los Angeles Kings -- Assigned RW Jim Hiller to IHL Phoenix.
Pittsburgh Penguins -- Sent RW Martin Straka to IHL Cleveland on a four-day assignment.
St. Louis Blues -- Signed D Jeff Brown to a multiyear contract.
Vancouver Canucks -- Recalled LW Shawn Antoski from AHL Hamilton.
Soccer Milwaukee Wave (NPSL) -- Signed M Steve Morris to a two-year contract. Placed D Moe Suri on the 15-day DL.