Boston Red Sox -- Agreed to terms with IF John Valentin on a one-year contract.
California Angels -- Agreed to terms with P Frank Tanana on a minor-league contract. Named Corey Woinarowicz bullpen catcher.
Colorado Rockies -- Signed OF Darrell Sherman to a one-year contract.
New York Yankees -- Agreed to terms with P Jeff Reardon on a minor-league contract. Lost arbitration case with IF Pat Kelly. An arbitrator chose Kelly's request for an $810,000 contract instead of the team's $575,000 offer.
Oakland Athletics -- Agreed to terms with P Rich Gossage on a minor-league contract.
St. Louis Cardinals -- Won arbitration case with 3B Todd Zeile. An arbitrator chose the team's offer of a $2.7 million salary instead of Zeile's request for $3.25 million.
San Diego Padres -- Agreed to terms with P Geno Petralli on a one-year contract.
Seattle Mariners -- Agreed to terms with P Jim Converse, P Dave Wainhouse, P Jeff Darwin and P Jeff Williams. Named Darrin Chamberlain associate scout in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Texas Rangers -- Agreed to terms with P Darren Oliver and P Julio Santana on one-year contracts. Named Allan Anderson minor-league pitching coach.
Charlotte Hornets -- Placed F Scott Burrell on the injured list.
Denver Nuggets -- Signed G Jim Farmer to a 10-day contract. Waived G Roy Marble.
New York Knicks -- Activated G Hubert Davis. Placed F Eric Anderson on the injured list.
National Christian College Athletic Association -- Named David Schmidt special assistant to the executive director.
NCAA -- Placed San Francisco State on probation for three years because 27 student athletes did not meet academic requirements. Named Marilyn Moniz-Kaho'ohanohano, Hawaii assistant athletic director, to the Division I women's volleyball committee.
Big South Conference -- Named Towson State F Shannon Ward women's basketball Co-Player of the Week.
Akron -- Named Rick Jones golf coach.
Buffalo -- Named Max Bowman associate head football coach. Promoted Joe Reich, defensive line coach, to assistant head coach; James Garland, linebackers coach, to defensive coordinator; and Andre Creamer (Northwestern), running backs coach, to defensive backs coach.
Salisbury State -- Announced that Dean Burroughs will retire this spring after his 21st season as men's tennis coach.
South Carolina -- Named Bob Stinchcomb linebackers and special teams coach.
Green Bay Packers -- Named Larry Brooks defensive line coach.
New England Patriots -- Signed OT Bruce Armstrong.
Buffalo Sabres -- Recalled LW Jason Dawe from AHL Rochester.
Chicago Blackhawks -- Recalled C Jeff Shantz and C Steve Dubinsky from IHL Indianapolis. Sent D Keith Carney to Indianapolis.
Hartford Whalers -- Sent D Bob McGill to AHL Springfield on a two-week conditioning assignment.
Florida Panthers -- Recalled RW Doug Barrault from IHL Cincinnati.
Pittsburgh Penguins -- Traded D Marty McSorley and D Jim Paek to the Los Angeles Kings for RW Tomas Sandstrom and C Shawn McEachern.
Vancouver Canucks -- Returned D John Namestnikov to AHL Hamilton.
Las Vegas Thunder (IHL) -- Vancouver Canucks farm team signed U.S. Olympic D Brett Hauer to a contract that will allow him to play the remainder of the season upon conclusion of the Winter Games in Lillehammer, Norway.