Robert Yates Racing -- Announced that Lake Speed will take over for the late Davey Allison at Watkins Glen, N.Y., on Aug. 8 and likely will complete the rest of the NASCAR season in the No. 28 Ford Thunderbird.
California Angels -- Agreed to terms with P Brian Anderson, their first-round pick in the entry draft.
Cleveland Indians -- Announced that P Bob Ojeda was granted a leave of absence for personal reasons.
Colorado Rockies -- Placed P Jeff Parrett on the 15-day DL. Recalled P Mo Sanford from Triple-A Colorado Springs. Waived P Mark Grant.
Milwaukee Brewers -- Signed IF Kevin Seitzer. Designated IF William Suero for assignment.
Minnesota Twins -- Activated OF-1B Gene Larkin. Optioned OF David McCarty to Triple-A Portland.
New York Mets -- Activated P Sid Fernandez from the DL.
Pittsburgh Pirates -- Optioned OF Ben Shelton to Triple-A Buffalo. Recalled P Brian Shouse from Buffalo.
Seattle Mariners -- Signed free-agent OF Shawn Jeter and assigned him to Triple-A Calgary.
Charleston Southern -- Announced resignation of women's basketball coach Jack Jordan.
Lamar -- Announced that basketball G Ron Coleman transferred from Weber State.
Stetson -- Announced that G Peyton Keaton will not return to the men's basketball team.
Atlanta Falcons -- Agreed to terms with OT Lincoln Kennedy, their first-round draft pick, on a three-year contract.
Detroit Lions -- Re-signed veteran OL Scott Conover.
Houston Oilers -- Signed OL Brad Hopkins, the team's top draft pick, on a four-year contract.
Kansas City Chiefs -- Signed free-agent CB Tim Hill and waived free-agent DT Troy Ridgley.
Florida Panthers -- Named Lindy Ruff an assistant coach.
New York Islanders -- Re-signed free-agent F Brad Dalgarno.
New York Rangers -- Signed LW Greg Gilbert.
Vancouver Canucks -- Signed LW Rob Woodward to a multi-year contract.
U.S. Team -- Released M Bruce Murray (Germantown) to allow him to pursue a pro career in Europe. He's the United States' all-time leader in appearances and goals, with 92 and 21, respectively.