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Orioles -- Signed manager Johnny Oates to a two-year contract extension with an option for the 1996 season and general manager Ro aland Hemond to a two-year contract extension. Announced that third-base coach Mike Ferraro will not be retained.


Boston Red Sox -- Agreed to terms with P Greg Harris on a one-year contract.

Colorado Rockies -- Signed P Kyle Duke, P Steve Allen, OF Paul List, OF Troy Ricker and IF-OF Stu Cole.



Golden State Warriors -- Waived F Jeff Stern.


Auburn -- Announced that basketball G Antonio Dixon, who played last season at Cowley County (Kan.) Community College, has left the team for personal reasons.

North Adams State -- Named Matt Capeless men's basketball coach.

Pittsburg State -- Announced that TE Trenton Ropp has been declared ineligible for the 1993-94 academic year.

Quinnipiac -- Named Joe Konuishesky men's assistant basketball coach and Vin Avitabile women's assistant basketball coach.

Wichita State -- Suspended basketball F John Smith pending the result of his arrest.


William Paterson -- Announced women's soccer will be a varsity sport, effective in fall 1994.


Cleveland Browns -- Granted a two-year extension to coach Bill Belichick through the 1997 season.

New York Jets -- Waived DL Karl Wilson. Signed DL Don Jones to the practice squad.

Seattle Seahawks -- Claimed G Jason Childs off waivers from the San Francisco 49ers. Former WR Tommy Kane filed a grievance against the club in a bid to force the club to pay his medical costs and salary for 1993.



Edmonton Oilers -- Recalled D Marc LaForge from AHL Cape Breton.

Hartford Whalers -- Assigned former Washington Capitals LW Yvon Corriveau to AHL Springfield.

New Jersey Devils -- Assigned D Tommy Albelin to AHL Albany for conditioning purposes.

New York Islanders -- Claimed C Keith Acton off waivers from the Washington Capitals.

New York Rangers -- Assigned D Joby Messier and D Mattias Norstrom to AHL Binghamton.

Pittsburgh Penguins -- Recalled D Greg Andrusak from IHL Cleveland.


Quebec Nordiques -- Recalled LW Rene Corbet from AHL Cornwall.

Washington Capitals -- Traded RW Pat Elynuik to the Tampa Bay Lightning for their fifth-round 1995 entry-draft pick.

Indianapolis Ice (IHL) -- Traded RW Alexander Andreivski to Kalamazoo for RW Yves Heroux.


Spirit -- Signed G Shawn Boehmcke and M Billy Reinhardt.

St. Louis Ambush -- Re-signed D Dev Reeves.


Track and field

USA Track & Field -- Banned high jumper Dennis Lewis four years for failing to appear for a drug test in July.