Chicago White Sox -- Named Jim Snyder minor-league director of instruction.
Florida Marlins -- Purchased the contracts of P Kurt Miller, P Matt Whisenant and IF/OF Tim Clark from Triple-A Edmonton and placed them on the 40-man roster. Named Bob McClure bullpen catcher.
New York Mets -- Named Jack Diller executive VP for business affairs.
Oakland Athletics -- Signed 1B Mike Aldrete to a two-year contract.
Philadelphia Phillies -- Named Mike Quade manager of Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
Toronto Blue Jays -- Agreed to terms with P Tony Castillo on a one-year contract.
Los Angeles Clippers -- Placed F Danny Manning on the injured list with a cracked bone in his left ring finger. Activated F Henry James from the injured list.
Milwaukee Bucks -- Placed C Frank Brickowski on the injured list.
NCAA -- Placed Pittsburgh on two years' probation for serious recruiting violations. The basketball program will be limited to 12 scholarships in the 1994-95 and 1995-96 academic years, and expense-paid recruiting visits will be cut from 15 to 12 next season. The football program will have a one-year reduction in on-campus recruiting visits from 70 to 60.
Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference -- Announced the addition of Southwestern, Texas.
North Carolina -- Announced that F Pat Sullivan would sit out the season for another year of eligibility as a graduate student.
UCLA -- Announced that QB Wayne Cook was cleared to play tTC against Southern Cal on Saturday in a Rose Bowl decider at the Los Angeles Coliseum and will start against the Trojans. Cook sat out No. 16 UCLA's 9-3 loss to Arizona State last weekend because of a bruised right kidney.
Dallas Cowboys -- Released FB Tommie Agee.
New Orleans Saints -- Waived DL Jeff Faulkner.
Washington Redskins -- Placed G Mark Schlereth on IR. Signed DT Jeff Faulkner.
NHL -- Suspended, effective immediately pending hearings, two players: Florida Panthers RW Mike Foligno, for head-butting the Quebec Nordiques' David Karpa, and Florida D Brian Benning, for slashing Quebec's Mart Rucinsky.
Mighty Ducks of Anaheim -- Recalled D David Williams from IHL San Diego.
Pittsburgh Penguins -- Called up D Pat Neaton from IHL Cleveland. Sent LW Ladislav Karabin to Cleveland.
Tampa Bay Lightning -- Assigned F Tim Bergland to IHL Atlanta.
Philadelphia Wings -- Announced that F David Morrow has become a territorial free agent.
Kansas City Attack (NPSL) -- Signed F Gerell Elliott.
USTA -- Named Stan Smith associate director of player development effective Jan. 1.