Orioles -- Agreed to terms with IF Manny Alexander, P Armando Benitez, C Cesar Devarez and OF Curtis Goodwin on one-year contracts. Invited OF Andy Van Slyke to spring training as a non-roster player.
California Angels -- Sent OF Rob Deer and IF Rene Gonzales to their minor-league camp for reassignment. Signed IF Eduardo Perez for the 1995 season; placed P Phil Leftwich on the 15-day DL with shoulder problems; placed P Ken Patterson on the DL of their Triple-A Vancouver affiliate; removed OF Steve Hosey from the inactive list and assigned him to Vancouver; assigned P Bill Simas, P Jeff Schmidt, P Shad Williams, P Julio Valera, P Mark Ratekin and OF Luis Raven to extended spring training in Arizona; optioned C Chris Turner, C Jorge Fabregas and OF Marquis Riley to Vancouver.
Cincinnati Reds -- P Jack Morris announced his retirement.
Cleveland Indians -- Signed P Alan Embree, P Julian Tavarez, C Einar Diaz and OF Jeremy Burnitz, OF Tim Costo, OF Tony Mitchell and OF Ruben Amaro to one-year contracts; re-signed OF Wayne Kirby to a two-year contract with club options for the 1997 and 1998 seasons.
New York Yankees -- Optioned OF Jalal Leach and P Andy Croghan to Columbus of the International League. Optioned OF Matt Luke, OF Ruben Rivera and OF Jason Robertson to Norwich of the Eastern League.
San Diego Padres -- Announced that 2B Luis Lopez has a torn ligament in his throwing elbow and could be out for the season.