Major League Baseball -- Named Paul Runge, Jerry Layne, Bill Hohn, Jim Joyce, Rocky Roe and John Shulock umpires for the All-Star game; named Evan Pattack, Rick Hummel and Hank Kozloski official scorers.
Orioles -- Assigned P Garrett Stephenson to Double-A Bowie.
Chicago White Sox -- Activated IF Craig Grebeck from the 15-day disabled list; placed IF Joey Cora on the 15-day DL. Moved OF Joe Hall from the 15-day DL to the 60-day emergency DL.
Cleveland Indians -- Recalled P Albie Lopez from Triple-A Charlotte. Optioned P Chad Ogea to Charlotte.
Florida Marlins -- C Ron Tingley refused re-assignment to Triple-A Edmonton and is now a free agent.
Houston Astros -- Activated P Pete Harnisch from the 15-day DL. Optioned P Ross Powell to Triple-A Tucson.
Kansas City Royals -- Signed P Matt Smith.
Minnesota Twins -- Sent IF David McCarty to Triple-A Salt Lake City. Recalled P Eddie Guardado from Salt Lake City.
Pittsburgh Pirates -- Placed P Alejandro Pena on waivers. Purchased the contract of P Mike Dyer from Triple-A Buffalo.
Texas Rangers -- Optioned OF David Hulse to Triple-A Oklahoma City.
Dallas Mavericks -- Exercised the option year on the contract of F Popeye Jones. Announced they will not tender a qualifying offer to F Randy White and will not exercise the option year on the contract of G Tim Legler, making both players unrestricted free agents.
New Jersey Nets -- Signed F Sean Higgins.
Villanova -- Named John Marshall men's and women's track and field and cross country coach.
Philadelphia Eagles -- Signed S Greg Jackson.
Pittsburgh Steelers -- Agreed to terms with TE Jonathan Hayes.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Waived LB Broderick Thomas.
St. Louis Blues -- Signed G Jon Casey
U.S. Figure Skating Association -- Announced Tonya Harding will be removed as 1994 U.S. Ladies' Champion and will be banned from membership in the USFSA for life for violating the code of ethics.