Orioles -- Agreed to terms with OF Kevin Bass on a minor-league contract. Named Craig Faulkner first base coach for Double-A Bowie.
Boston Red Sox -- Assigned OF Scott Wade to Triple-A Pawtucket.
California Angels -- Agreed to terms with 1B Ricky Jordan on a minor-league contract.
Chicago White Sox -- Sent P Larry Thomas and IF Glen DiSarcina outright to Double-A Birmingham.
Cleveland Indians -- Agreed to terms with IF David Bell, P Joe Roa, P Carlos Crawford, P John Carter, P Jim Lewis, P Chad Ogea and OF Brian Giles on one-year contracts.
St. Louis Cardinals -- Agreed to terms with P Sean Lowe, P John Frascatore, P T. J. Mathews, IF Tripp Cromer, IF Mike Gulan, IF Darrell Deak, IF Aaron Holbert, IF Keith Johns, OF Allen Battle and OF Terry Bradshaw on one-year contracts.
San Francisco Giants -- Optioned C Marcus Jensen to Shreveport of the Texas League.
Seattle Mariners -- Agreed to terms with OF Alex Diaz, P Roger Salkeld and P Kevin King.
Toronto Blue Jays -- Agreed to terms with P Paul Gibson on a minor-league contract.
Seattle SuperSonics -- Activated C Bill Cartwright from the injured list. Placed F Dontonio Wingfield (strained back) on the injured list.
New York Giants -- Signed S Maurice Douglass to a two-year contract.
Pittsburgh Penguins -- Recalled F Rusty Fitzgerald from IHL Cleveland.