California Angels -- Purchased the contract of IF Rene Gonzales from Triple-A Vancouver. Optioned C Andy Allanson to Vancouver.
Chicago White Sox -- Recalled IF Chris Snopek from Triple-A Nashville.
Colorado Rockies -- Acquired P Bret Saberhagen and a player to be named from the New York Mets for P Juan Acevedo and P Arnold Gooch. Acquired P Bryan Hickerson from the Chicago Cubs for future considerations.
Kansas City Royals -- Activated IF Edgar Caceres from the 15-day DL.
Los Angeles Dodgers -- Acquired P Kevin Tapani and P Mark Guthrie from the Minnesota Twins for P Jose Parra, P Greg Hansell and IF Ron Coomer.
Seattle Mariners -- Acquired P Andy Benes from the San Diego Padres for P Ron Villone and OF Marc Newfield.
Texas Rangers -- Added OF Lou Frazier to the major-league roster. Optioned P Terry Burrows to Triple-A Oklahoma City. Signed P Danny Darwin to a contract with Oklahoma City.
Seattle SuperSonics -- Named Billy McKinney vice president of basketball operations.
Morgan State -- Named Stump Mitchell offensive coordinator-assistant head coach; Frank Meehan defensive backs-film coach; and Melvin Spears linebackers-strength coach.
Cincinnati Bengals -- Signed WR David Dunn. Placed G Dave Cadigan on the reserve-did not report list.
Cleveland Browns -- Agreed to terms with LB Craig Powell. Waived DL Bill Johnson.
Philadelphia Eagles -- Signed TE Clarence Williams. Waived TE Bryce Burnett and WR Bernard Ford.
St. Louis Rams -- Released WR Tony Miller.
Stallions (CFL) -- Added CB Corris Ervin, C Nick Subis and LB Alvin Walton from the injured list. Dropped LB Malcolm Goodwin and LB Greg Tucker.
Hartford Whalers -- Re-signed D Brad McCrimmon, D Glen Featherstone and F Kelly Chase. Acquired C Jeff Bes on waivers.
St. Louis Blues -- Acquired D Jay Wells from the New York Rangers for D Doug Lidster.