Orioles -- Purchased the contracts of P Terry Clark and P Mark Lee from Triple-A Rochester. Optioned P Armando Benitez to Rochester and designated P Brad Pennington for assignment. Signed two draft picks: 3B Christopher Bryant and P Christopher Bray.
Boston Red Sox -- Activated OF Lee Tinsley from the 15-day DL . Designated OF Wes Chamberlain for assignment.
Cincinnati Reds -- Optioned 1B Dave McCarty to Triple-A Indianapolis.
Minnesota Twins -- Acquired P John Courtright from Cincinnati for 1B Dave McCarty. Optioned Courtright to Triple-A Salt Lake. Signed 2B Chuck Knoblauch to a one-year contract.
New York Mets -- Traded 1B David Segui to the Montreal Expos for P Reid Corneilus.
New York Yankees -- Activated SS Tony Fernandez from the DL. Optioned IF Ron Eenhorn to Triple-A Columbus.
San Diego Padres -- Agreed to terms with SS Andujar Cedeno on a one-year contract.
Akron -- Named Greg Gillum assistant football coach.
California, Pa. -- Named Tom Kendall women's basketball coach.
Grambling State -- Named Lacey Reynolds men's basketball coach.
Northern Illinois -- Named Jeff Strohm and Benjy Taylor men's assistant basketball coaches.
Oregon State -- Named Michael Holton men's assistant basketball coach.
Buffalo Bills -- Signed DE Karl Wilson.
Philadelphia Eagles -- Named Jeff Smith, Bill Baker Jr. and Jake Hallum scouts.
Pittsburgh Steelers -- Signed WR/KR Henry Bailey.
Shreveport Pirates (CFL) -- Signed WR Fred Montgomery.
Florida Panthers -- Fired Roger Neilson, coach.
Hartford Whalers -- Signed D Brian Mueller to a multi-year contract and LW Scott Daniels to a one-year contract.