Williams-Renault -- Formula One team announced that Damon Hill, second in the point standings, will return in 1995.
Houston Astros -- Laid off eight more front-office employees, raising the total to 19.
Montreal Expos -- Named Jim Benedict minor-league pitching coordinator. Extended the contract of Fred Ferreira, director of international operations, through 1996.
New York Mets -- Laid off or fired 28 of 79 full-time employees.
Los Angeles Clippers -- Named Jim Brewer, Barry Hecker and Bob Ociepka assistant coaches.
San Antonio Spurs -- Signed G Keith Johnson.
San Diego -- Named former Washington Bullets G Brad Holland men's basketball coach.
Arizona Cardinals -- Waived CB Herschel Currie and RB Frank Harvey.
Los Angeles Raiders -- LB Winston Moss will appeal the $7,500 fine levied against him by the NFL for fighting last week.
New York Jets -- Signed DL Tony Casillas to a one-year contract.
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (CFL) -- Waived QB Timm Rosenbach and RB John Hood.
8, Solheim Cup -- JoAnne Carner added Kelly
Robbins as a captain's choice for the U.S. team that will play Europe on Oct. 21-23 in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va.
Hartford Whalers -- Assigned F Rick Bennett, F Dale Junkin, F Scott Daniels, F Rick Kowalsky, F William B. J. MacPherson, F Jarrett Reid, F Ivan Vologjaninov, F Bob Wren, D Michael Johnson, D Jason McBain, D Shayne McCosh, D John Stevens, D Steve Yule, G Jason Currie and G Matt Mullen to AHL
Los Angeles Kings -- Assigned C Guy Leveque, C Yanic Perrault, LW Barry Potomski and D Sean O'Donnell to IHL Phoenix.
New York Rangers -- Sent G John Hillebrandt, G Jamie Ram, D Sylvain Blouin, D Eric Cairns, D Scott Malone, D Shawn Reid, D BTC Andy Silverman, D Lee Sorochan, D Darcy Werenka, F Craig Duncanson, F Ken Gernander, F Jim Hiller, F Rob Kenny, F Andrei Kudinov, F Shawn McCosh, F Mike McLaughlin, F Jeff Nielsen, F Jean-Yves Roy, F Dave Smith and F Dimitri Starostenko to AHL Binghamton. Returned D Maxim Galanov to Lada Togliatti of the Russian Elite League.
Tampa Bay Lightning -- Returned G Tyler Moss to OHL Kingston and D Mathieu Raby and D Alexander LaPorte to QMJHL Victoriaville. Assigned G Mike Greenlay, G Derek Wilkinson, D Eric Dubois, D Drew Bannister, D Jeff Buchanan, F Aaron Gavey, F Marian Kacir, F Tom MacDonald, F Christian Campeau, F Brantt Myres, F Martin Tanguay, F Marc Tardif, F Jeff Toms and F Allan Egeland to IHL Atlanta.
FIFA -- Announced that South Africa has joined Germany in intending to bid to be the host of the World Cup in 2006.
Houston Hotshots (CISL) -- Named Darrell Rogers GM.
Davis Cup -- Germany's Marc-Kevin Goellner (groin injury) withdrew from Germany's semifinal match against Russia this weekend.