Chicago White Sox: Purchased P Jeff Darwin from Triple-A Nashville. Designated C Mike LaValliere for assignment.
L Houston Astros: Purchased P Mark Small from Triple-A Tucson.
Los Angeles Dodgers:Los Angeles Dodgers: OF Chris Gwynn and OF Mitch Webster became free agents.
New York Mets: Added P Bryan Rodgers to the 40-man roster. Outrighted P Dave Telgheder and 1B Omar Garcia to Triple-A Norfolk.
New York Yankees: Agreed to three-year contract with P Dwight Gooden.
Philadelphia Phillies: OF Kevin Flora and P Steve Frey refused minor-league assignments and are free agents.
Cleveland Cavaliers: Waived G Roderick Anderson and C Charles Claxton.
Houston Rockets: Waived F Ricky Blanton.
Milwaukee Bucks: Signed G Eric Murdock for $1.5 million this season with option for $2.5 million next season.
Minnesota Timberwolves: Signed F Tom Gugliotta for five years.
Ambrosiano Milano (Italian League): Signed Philadelphia 76ers unrestricted free-agent G-F Willie Burton.
Tennessee Tech: Women's basketball G Andrea Hall left school.
San Francisco 49ers: Waived K Doug Brien. Waived LB Antonio Armstrong from practice squad. Signed RB Jerone Davison to practice squad.
Stallions (CFL): Signed LB Ken Benson and OL John James.
Toronto Argonauts (CFL): Acquired FS Dan Murphy from Ottawa Rough Riders for fifth-round pick and considerations.
NHL: Named Craig Harnett VP and chief financial officer.
Toronto Maple Leafs: Bought out D Garth Butcher, making him a free agent without compensation.
Vancouver Canucks: Assigned G Kay Whitmore to AHL Syracuse.
Harrisburg Heat (NPSL): Gave ex-Blast F Domenic Mobilio one-year contract and F Mark Pulisic one-year extension.