Orioles -- Activated OF Mike Devereaux. Placed OF Lonnie Smith on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to Wednesday.
Boston Red Sox -- Traded P Jeff Russell to the Cleveland Indians for P Steve Farr and P Chris Nabholz.
New York Mets -- Signed P Ethan Burke and P Kenny Pumphrey and assigned them to the Gulf Coast (Rookie) League.
San Diego Padres -- Purchased the contract of P Bill Krueger from Triple-A Las Vegas. Outrighted P Mike Campbell to Las Vegas.
St. Louis Cardinals -- Named Brian Bartow director of public relations.
Texas Rangers -- Placed P Rick Honeycutt on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Wednesday.
Golden State Warriors -- Traded the rights to F Anthony Miller to the Los Angeles Lakers in exchange for a second-round pick in the 1995 draft.
Los Angeles Clippers -- Tendered qualifying offers to G Harold Ellis, F Charles Outlaw and C Bob Martin, making them restricted free agents.
Los Angeles Lakers -- Renounced the rights to C Danny Schayes.
Minnesota Timberwolves -- Bought out the final four years of the contract of F Chuck Person, making him an unrestricted free agent.
Orlando Magic -- Announced that G Anfernee Hardaway has exercised his contract option to become a restricted free agent.
Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association -- Named Matt Newberry interim director of sports information.
Louisiana State -- Announced Craig Carse, assistant basketball coach, is leaving to become the senior executive vice president of the United States Basketball Academy in Springfield, Ore.
Louisiana Tech -- Announced the resignation of Jerry Stovall, athletic director, to become president and chief executive officer of the Baton Rouge Area Sports Foundation.
Nicholls State -- Named Jeff Norwood men's assistant basketball coach.
Northern Illinois -- Named Liz Galloway-McQuitter women's basketball coach.
Tennessee Tech -- Named Harold Smith women's assistant basketball coach.
West Florida -- Named Megan E. Henry women's basketball coach.
Cincinnati Bengals -- Re-signed LB Eric Shaw.
;/ Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Waived OL Tim Ryan.