National League: Amended a three-game suspension to Montreal Expos OF Tony Tarasco to two games, with the third game held in abeyance.
Texas Rangers: Activated 3B Dean Palmer from the 60-day DL. Named Sandy Johnson assistant to the general manager.
Boston Celtics: Signed free-agent G Dana Barros to a six-year contract.
Miami Heat: Re-signed unrestricted free-agent F Keith Askins.
Orlando Magic:Orlando Magic: Signed G Darrell Armstrong.
Chicago Bears: Waived DE Garland Hawkins off the practice squad. Signed RB Mike Faulkerson to the practice squad.
Pittsburgh Steelers: Signed WR Corey Holiday to the active roster and waived DB Lance Brown.
Calgary Flames: Signed free-agent RW Theoren Fleury to a five-year contract.
Hartford Whalers: Agreed to terms with RW Jocelyn Lemieux and avoided arbitration.
InsyCar: Reversed the disqualification and declared Al Unser Jr. the winner of the Budweiser/G.I. Joe's 200.