Orioles -- Sent OF Chito Martinez to Double-A Bowie. Recalled P Fernando Valenzuela from Bowie.
Chicago White Sox -- Purchased the contract of P Barry Jones from Triple-A Nashville. Placed P Terry Leach (tendinitis in right elbow) on 15-day DL, retroactive to Saturday. Designated Nashville IF Shawn Gilbert for assignment.
Seattle Mariners -- Claimed P Zak Shinall off waivers from Cleveland and optioned him to Triple-A Calgary.
Bowie Baysox (Double-A) -- Placed IF Sam Ferretti (separated shoulder) on disabled list.
Detroit Pistons -- Fired coach Ron Rothstein.
East Coast Conference -- Announced the addition of Troy State for all male and female sports beginning in the fall with the exception of football.
LSU -- Announced basketball F Kirk Goehring will transfer to Pepperdine.
Maryland -- Announced two women's players had signed basketball letters of intent, 5-11 G Jada Anderson (16 ppg, 6 rpg) of Valley City, N.D., and 5-7 G Lillian Purvis (20.5 ppg, 8.1 apg, 4.1 steals) of Swansboro, N.C.
Maryland Eastern Shore -- Signed 6-7 F Lawrence Garrison (22 ppg, 15 rpg at Bishop McNamara High) to a basketball letter of intent.
Green Bay Packers -- Signed WR Tyrone Shavers.
Ottawa Rough Riders (CFL) -- Signed CB Joe Fuller. QB Scott Campbell retired.
Birmingham Bulls (ECHL) -- Named Phil Roberto coach.