Atlanta Braves -- Released P Daren Brown, P Mark Clemons, P Doug Corbett (former Oriole), P Paul Marak, P Eric Moran, P Max Valencia, OF Rodney McCray, IF Nez Balelo, IF Mike Bell, IF Sean Davisson and IF Edinson Renteria. Assigned P Jose Alvarez, P Dirk Blair, P Jeff Brown, P Tom Martin, P Dale Polley, OF Bobby Moore, OF Kevin O'Conner, OF Darren Reed, IF Jose Munoz, IF Jose Olmeda and C David Toth to Triple-A Richmond. Assigned P Aaron Turnier and IF Tim Gillis to Double-A Greenville. Assigned P Tommy Harrison, P Earl Nelson, OF John Knott and C Adrian Garcia to Single-A and OF Lee Heath, OF Pat Howell, IF Greg Sparks and C Hector Villanueva to the Mexico City Tigers.
Orioles -- Announced the resignation of Rookie-level Gulf Coast Orioles manager Geno Petralli. Reassigned Julio Garcia from first base coach at Double-A Bowie to manager of the Gulf Coast League team. Named Dave Jauss interim first base coach at Bowie.
Boston Red Sox -- Released OF Pookie Bernstine and offered him a coaching position with Single-A Sarasota. Released P John Wilder, C John Huebner, IF Craig White and OF Blane Fox. Reassigned P Joe Ciccarella, P Calvain Culberson, P Dan Gakeler, P Chris Hill, P Steve Hoeme, P Dale Plummer, P William Wengert, C Ed Fulton, C Dana Levangie, IF Don Barbara, IF Randy Brown, IF Tim Howard, IF John Malzone, IF Tony Rodriguez, IF Victor Rodriguez, OF Ron Mahay and OF Aubrey Waggoner to Triple-A Pawtucket. Reassigned P Chad Amos, P Tim Cain, P Joe Caruso, P Gregg Langbehn, C Matt Brown, C Jeff Martin, IF Todd Carey and OF Tim Graham to Double-A Trenton. Reassigned P Chris Antoszek and OF Junior Braddy to Single-A Sarasota. Gave P Glenn Carter a minor-league assignment. Assigned P Michael Carista, P Rocky Elli, IF Nikco Riesgo and IF Darryl Robinson to the City of Palms until tomorrow. Reassigned IF Bob Juday and OF Scott Wade to extended spring training.
Cincinnati Reds -- Released IF Barbaro Garbey and P Billy Fultz. Reassigned P Blaine Beatty (former Orioles prospect), P Rick Reed, P Rich Sauveur, P Marcos Vazquez, P Rusty Kilgo, IF Chris Brown, IF Frank Kremblas, IF Dan Rohrmeier, C Mike Knapp and C Rick Sellers to Triple-A Indianapolis. Reassigned P John Burgos, P Chad Connors, P Mike Smith (former Orioles prospect), IF Ricky Magdaleno and OF Chris Vasquez to Double-A Chattanooga. Reassigned P Pete Magre, C Dan Kopriva, IF Chad Akers, IF James Lofton, OF Donald Broach, OF Cobi Cradle, OF Eugene Jones and OF Robby Robertson to Single-A Winston-Salem. Reassigned P Brendan Donnelly, P Tom Doyle, P Tony Nieto, OF Matt Bragga and OF Terry Wright to Single-A Charleston. Reassigned P Howard Farmer and P Kris Quillin to extended spring training.
Philadelphia Phillies -- Announced that two replacements, P Tex Baldridge and C Todd Colburn, will be assigned to the team's minor-league complex.
New York Giants -- Reached an agreement with free-agent RB Herschel Walker.
New Jersey Devils -- Returned RW Bill Armstrong on loan from AHL Albany.
Washington Capitals -- Recalled C Jeff Nelson from AHL Portland.