California Angels -- Bought the contract of 1B Leon Durham from St. Paul of the Northern League.
Florida Marlins -- Invited P Jim Manfred to minor-league spring training.
Minnesota Twins -- Invited P Scott Centala to minor-league spring training.
St. Louis Cardinals -- Signed 2B Ty Griffin.
Texas Rangers -- Named Jim Byrd player/coach for Double-A Tulsa.
USA Basketball -- Named North Carolina women's coach Sylvia Hatchell head coach of the 1995 World University Games U.S. women's team and Connecticut women's coach Geno Auriemma, Southern Mississippi women's coach Kay James and George Mason women's coach Jim Lewis assistants for of the team.
Cleveland Cavaliers -- Placed G Mark Price on the injured list. Signed G Elmer Bennett to a 10-day contract.
Detroit Pistons -- Activated C Oliver Miller from the injured list. Placed F Ivano Newbill on the injured list.
ECAC -- Named Navy's Bo Hanle and Rob Flannery Gymnast of the Week and Rookie of the Week, respectively.
Baylor -- Named Susan E. Glatter director of compliance.
Dayton -- Announced the resignation of Bill Glisson, women's soccer coach, effective Feb. 12.
New Mexico -- Named Cornell Jackson outside linebackers coach.
Nicholls State -- Announced the resignation of Rick Rhoades, football coach, effective Feb. 10.
Ohio State -- Promoted Kate Riffee, academic adviser, to assistant athletic director for student-athlete support services.
Saint Anselm -- Named David Maloney assistant lacrosse coach.
St. Joseph's, Maine -- Named Karen Croteau field hockey coach.
South Carolina State -- Named Mary Hill women's volleyball and softball coach.
Syracuse -- Named Edward Orgeron defensive line coach. Announced that DT Antonio Anderson, NG Emile Palmer and LB Greg Shaw have been dismissed from school for failure to fulfill their academic obligations.
K? Troy State -- Named Rod McWhorter assistant baseball coach.
Buffalo Bills -- Signed RB Bobby Humphrey and WR Tyrone Williams.
Dallas Cowboys -- Re-signed Hubbard Alexander, Joe Brodsky, Steve Hoffman and Mike Zimmer, assistant coaches.
Kansas City Chiefs -- Fired Tom Pratt, defensive line coach, and assigned Herman Edwards, secondary coach, to player personnel duties. Named Gunther Cunningham defensive line coach.
East Coast Hockey League -- Announced that Mobile, Ala., has been accepted as the 20th member franchise and will begin play in the 1995-96 season.
L Calgary Flames -- Recalled D Jamie Allison from OHL Detroit.
Chicago Blackhawks -- Announced the retirement of LW Michel Goulet.
New York Rangers -- Signed C Mark Messier to a two-year contract with a club option for a third.
Pittsburgh Penguins -- Signed G Patrick Lallme and assigned him to IHL Cleveland.