BaseballAtlanta Braves -- Announced that OF Otis...


Atlanta Braves -- Announced that OF Otis Nixon declined to exercise his 1994 option. Waived P Marvin Freeman for the purpose of granting him his unconditional release.


Boston Red Sox -- Announced that they will not renew the contracts of pitching coach Rich Gale, first-base coach Al Bumbry or third-base coach Rick Burleson for next season. Bumbry and Burleson are former Orioles. Announced that arbitration was not offered to C Tony Pena and OF Rob Deer, making them free agents.

Chicago Cubs -- Named former Oriole Moe Drabowsky pitching coach and Marv Foley bullpen coach.


Chicago White Sox -- Exercised 1994 option of SS Ozzie Guillen.

Houston Astros -- Announced that IF Jose Uribe and OF Kevin Bass won't be offered arbitration, making them eligible for free agency.

Los Angeles Dodgers -- Offered salary arbitration to P Kevin Gross. Named Art Howe special assignment scout.

Philadelphia Phillies -- Exercised the 1994 options of OF Len Dykstra and IF Mariano Duncan.

San Francisco Giants -- Announced that P Jim Deshaies declined to exercise his 1994 option.

Texas Rangers -- Announced that they will not offer arbitration to C Geno Petralli or former Orioles P Craig Lefferts.

Toronto Blue Jays -- Declined to exercise option on P Jack Morris.

Eastern League -- Double-A league named Bowie GM Keith Lupton Executive of the Year.


Frederick Keys (Single-A) -- Named Steve Burton co-director of telemarketing.


Charlotte Hornets -- Waived F Edmund Wilson and F Bobby Martin.

Denver Nuggets -- Waived G Elmer Bennett, C Fred Benjamin and F Shaun Vandiver.

Golden State Warriors -- Signed G Avery Johnson to a two-year contract. Waived G Jay Goodman.

Los Angeles Clippers -- Signed free-agent F Mark Aguirre. Waived G A. J. Wynder.


OC San Antonio Spurs -- Waived G Chris Childs and F Isaiah Morris.


Alamo Bowl -- Announced that Builders Square will be the primary sponsor of the Dec. 31 game.


Green Bay Packers -- Signed CB Sammy Walker. Waived CB Muhammad Oliver. Claimed C Mark Zeno off waivers from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

San Diego Chargers -- Placed LB Jerrol Williams on IR. Signed LB Jeff Brady.



NHL -- Named Winnipeg Jets RW Teemu Selanne Player of the Week.

Detroit Red Wings -- Recalled D Bob Halkidis from AHL Adirondack. Sent D Aaron Ward to Adirondack.

Pittsburgh Penguins -- Sent D Greg Andrusak to IHL Cleveland.


Philadelphia Wings (MILL) -- Named GM Mike French interim coach and George Corrigan and Tony Resch assistant coaches.



Cleveland Crunch -- Signed D George Fernandez and G Bill Andracki to one-year contracts.

St. Louis Ambush (NPSL) -- Re-signed F David Doyle. Signed draft choices Craig Frederking and Mike LaPosha.


Women's Tennis Association -- Announced that Billie Jean King has accepted an invitation to serve on the board of directors.