Florida Marlins -- Extended the contract of manager Rene Lachemann through 1997. Named Jose Morales hitting coach.
Oakland Athletics -- Activated P Steve Karsay, IF Lance Blankenship and IF Steve Sax from the 60-day disabled list. Sent P Ed Vosberg, OF Eric Fox, IF Jim Bowie and IF Francisco Matos to Triple-A Edmonton. Named Grady Fuson director of scouting and promoted former scouting director Dick Bogard to a special assistant for scouting operations.
Pittsburgh Pirates -- Designated P Mark Dewey for assignment.
Texas Rangers -- Announced that C Junior Ortiz and IF Bill Ripken refused outright assignments and elected free ageny. Activated P Jack Armstrong and OF Gary Redus, who had been on the 60-day disabled list. Reassigned OF Chris James, OF Oddibe McDowell and P Tim Leary to the minor-league roster.
Toronto Blue Jays -- Announced Rich Hacker, special assignment coach, was not retained for the 1995 season.
Bowie Baysox -- Announced director of broadcasting Rick Furr is leaving to become general manager of the South Atlantic League's Fayetteville (N.C.) Generals.
Charlotte Hornets -- Waived G Terry Boyd.
Phoenix Suns -- Waived G Duane Cooper.
Seattle SuperSonics -- Waived G Carl Thomas and G Sam Crawford.
Big West Conference -- Announced that Boise State, Idaho and Cal Poly-San Luis Obispo will join the conference.
Auburn -- Promoted Steve Renfroe from assistant to head baseball coach. Named Tom Slater restricted-earning baseball coach.
Northwestern -- Extended the contract of football coach Gary Barnett.
Cincinnati Bengals -- Signed P Mitch Berger to the practice squad.
Philadelphia Eagles -- Signed WR Gregory Clifton to the practice squad.
Florida Panthers -- Signed G Mark Michaud and assigned him to Birmingham of the East Coast Hockey League.
New York Islanders -- Assigned RW Brett Lindros to Kingston of the Ontario Hockey League.
Ottawa Senators -- Assigned C Alexandre Daigle to Victoriaville of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League.