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Orioles -- Announced that P Mark Williamson declined assignment to Triple-A Rochester and has become a free agent. Reinstated OF Jeffrey Hammonds from the 60-day DL.

Chicago Cubs -- Named Tom Trebelhorn manager.

Chicago White Sox -- Placed DH George Bell on waivers for the purpose of giving him his unconditional release.

Cincinnati Reds -- Promoted scouting supervisors Jeff Barton to West Coast cross-checker; Clay Daniel to East Coast cross-checker; and Thomas Wilson to Midwest cross-checker.

Colorado Rockies -- Named former Orioles OF Dwight Evans batting and outfielders coach and Gene Glynn first-base coach. Announced that third-base coach Jerry Royster has declined an offer to remain with the team.

Los Angeles Dodgers -- Named Glenn Hoffman field coordinator; former Oriole Rick Dempsey manager of Triple-A Albuquerque; Tom Beyers manager of Double-A San Antonio; Jon Debus manager of their Single-A Vero Beach; former Oriole John Shelby manager of Single-A Bakersfield; and Joe Vavra manager of rookie-level Yakima. Announced that Burt Hooton will return as pitching coach at San Antonio.


Cleveland Cavaliers -- Signed G Sedric Toney.

New Jersey Nets -- Waived F Keith Hughes, F Eric Manuel and G Steve Rogers.


Dartmouth -- Named Laurie Lopes women's assistant basketball coach.

Florida State -- Terry Maul, a swimming coach who spent 18 years at the school, resigned four months after being suspended by school administrators for being charged with drug possession.

Monmouth, N.J. -- Announced that men's basketball coach Wayne Szoke has resigned as director of athletics effective when a replacement is found.

South Carolina -- Suspended following basketball players for one regular-season game: F-G Jamie Watson, G Durrant Williams and F Malik Russell.

Southern Mississippi -- Suspended basketball G Damien Smith for one semester for firing a pistol on campus.


NFL -- Named following Players of the Week: AFC offensive, Miami Dolphins QB Scott Mitchell; AFC defensive, Pittsburgh Steelers LB Greg Lloyd; AFC special teams, New England Patriots P Mike Saxon; NFC offensive, Green Bay Packers TE Jackie Harris; NFC defensive, Chicago Bears DE Richard Dent; and NFC special teams, Green Bay PK Chris Jacke.

Atlanta Falcons -- Signed PK Lin Elliott.

Dallas Cowboys -- Waived S Chris Hall. Acquired S Elvis Patterson from the Los Angeles Raiders for an undisclosed draft pick in 1994. Signed S Joe Fishback.

Chicago Bears -- Signed WR Willie Harris and CB Kevin Minniefield. Placed WR Wendell Davis on IR. Released TE Danta Whitaker.

Indianapolis Colts -- Signed OT Cecil Gray. Placed DT Steve Emtman on IR. Waived WR Eddie Miller and OT James Parrish.

Kansas City Chiefs -- Signed RB Lance Lewis to the practice squad. Waived CB Robert McWright.

Los Angeles Raiders -- Traded DB Elvis Patterson to the Dallas Cowboys for an undisclosed draft choice. Re-signed LB David Fulcher.

Los Angeles Rams -- Released LB Brett Collins to make room on their roster for DB Courtney Griffin.

Miami Dolphins -- Placed QB Dan Marino on IR. Signed QB Tom Hodson. Waived CB Chuck Carswell off IR. Announced that DE David Griggs will be sidelined six to eight weeks after undergoing arthroscopic knee surgery.

New England Patriots -- Signed OL Johnny McKee to the practice squad.


Los Angeles Kings -- Assigned D Dominic Lavoie to IHL Phoenix.

Philadelphia Flyers -- Assigned LW Claude Boivin to AHL Hershey for conditioning.

Horse racing

Belmont Park -- Suspended Eddie Maple 10 days for careless riding Wednesday.


New York Saints (MILL) -- Announced F Dennis Goldstein is a territorial free agent.


Harrisburg Heat (NPSL) -- Signed D Angelo Panzetta and G Brett Phillips to one-year contracts plus an option year.

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