Orioles -- Signed P Jamie Moyer to a one-year contract.
Boston Red Sox -- Signed C Dave Valle to a one-year contract.
Philadelphia Phillies -- Signed OF Lenny Dykstra to a five-year contract.
Charlotte Hornets -- Placed F Larry Johnson on the injured list.
Rochester Renegades (CBA) -- Acquired former Washington Bullets G A. J. English from the Rapid City Thrillers for the rights to F Josh Grant.
Cotton Bowl -- Renewed its title sponsorship with Mobil Corp. through the game on New Year's Day 2000.
Cleveland State -- Announced that sophomore F Reggie Welch has quit the basketball team for personal reasons.
Kent -- Named Jim McDonald interim AD.
Marshall -- Announced that junior basketball G Stuff Lynch and senior G Frank Martin are academically ineligible for the rest of the season.
Rice -- Named David Lee offensive coordinator, Wally Ake defensive coordinator, Larry Brinson running backs coach, Roger Hinshaw defensive backs coach, Hardee McCrary defensive line coach, Barney Farrar outside linebackers coach, Theo Young wide receivers coach and Jim Goodman tight ends and special teams coach and recruiting coordinator.
Texas -- Fired defensive coordinator Leon Fuller.
VMI -- Named Bill Stewart football coach.
United States Fencing Association -- Named Selden J. Fritschner executive director.
NFL -- Named following Players of the Week: AFC offensive, Cleveland Browns QB Vinny Testaverde; AFC defensive, Houston Oilers S Blaine Bishop; AFC special teams, Buffalo Bills PK Steve Christie; NFC offensive, Phoenix Cardinals RB Ron Moore; NFC defensive, Philadelphia Eagles CB Eric Allen; NFC special teams, Tampa Bay Buccaneers' Roger Jones.
nTC Buffalo Bills -- Placed TE Rob Awalt on IR after rotator cuff surgery. Activated G Corbin Lacina. Signed free-agent LB Anthony Fieldings to the practice squad.
Detroit Lions -- Claimed CB Melvin Jenkins off waivers. Waived WR Vernon Turner.
Kansas City Chiefs -- Placed S Doug Terry on IR. Signed DB Robert Williams.
Los Angeles Raiders -- Placed TE Andrew Glover on IR with a knee injury. Activated TE John Duff from the practice squad.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Claimed KR-WR Vernon Turner off waivers from the Detroit Lions. Placed OL Theo James on IR.
New York Islanders -- Recalled D Chris Luongo from IHL Salt Lake.
Quebec Nordiques -- Sent LW Paxton Schulte to AHL Cornwall.
L Toronto Maple Leafs -- Sent LW Guy Larose to AHL St. John's.
Dayton Bombers (ECHL) -- Announced the retirement of D Darwin McPherson.
Detroit Rockers (NPSL) -- Named Ian Parratt GM.