Orioles -- Announced that 1B Glenn Davis has accepted an optional 15- to 20-game assignment to Triple-A Rochester. Activated OF Mike Devereaux and DH Harold Baines from the DL. Optioned OF Mark Leonard to Rochester.
Chicago Cubs -- Signed P Brent Woodall, OF Dwon Knighton, IF Anthony King and IF Ariel Martin to minor-league contracts.
Colorado Rockies -- Announced the retirement of OF Dale Murphy. Signed OF Kevin Ward and assigned him to Triple-A Colorado Springs.
Montreal Expos -- Claimed P Cliff Brantley off waivers from the Philadelphia Phillies. Designated P Jonathan Hurst for assignment.
New York Mets -- Officially sold their Triple-A affiliate in Norfolk, Va., to a group led by Ken Young.
San Diego Padres -- Announced that P Dave Eiland has refused an outright assignment to Triple-A Las Vegas and has become a free agent.
USA Basketball -- Named Don Nelson men's coach for the 1994 World Championships.
Philadelphia 76ers -- Named Fred Carter coach and signed him to a two-year contract.
San Antonio Spurs -- Fired assistant coach Rex Hughes.
NCAA -- Named Joseph N. Crowley chairman of the executive director search committee.
Bentley -- Announced the resignation of Tom Apprille, men's hockey coach.
Columbia -- Named Mike Donnelly football defensive coordinator and linebackers coach.
Hofstra -- Named Margaret McKeon women's basketball coach and Ellonya Green assistant men's basketball coach.
James Madison -- Announced that Ralph Sampson, part-time assistant men's basketball coach, will not return.
Kentucky -- Announced the resignation of Chris Cameron, sports information director, effective June 30.
Queens, N.C. -- Named Jeannie King women's basketball coach and Jeff Aumend women's softball coach.
L St. Benedict -- Named Laurie Schiengen women's soccer coach.
St. Bonaventure -- Named Terry Zeh assistant women's basketball coach.
San Diego -- Named Bill Morgan women's swimming coach.
Vermont -- Named Pam Borton women's basketball coach.
Kansas City Chiefs -- Signed WR Danan Hughes.
New York Jets -- Signed WR Dale Dawkins.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Named Brad Roll strength coach.
Chicago Blackhawks -- Signed C Jeff Shantz and RW Bobby House to three-year contracts.
I= U.S. Tennis Association -- Named Dwight Mosley secretary.