Blue Jays: Agreed to terms with OF Mike Aldrete on minor-league contract with invitation to major-league camp.
Braves: Agreed to one-year, $375,000 contract with P Yorkis Perez.
Indians: Assigned C Sean Mulligan outright to Triple-A Buffalo and invited him to major-league camp.
Phillies: Traded 1B Gene Schall to White Sox for 1B Mike Robertson, who was invited to major-league camp as nonroster player.
Red Sox: Signed IF Mike Benjamin to minor-league contract and invited him to major-league camp.
Tigers: Agreed to one-year, $1.1 million contract with P Omar Olivares.
Twins: Agreed to one-year, $1,425,000 contract with SS Pat Meares.
Celtics: Activated C Steve Hamer. Placed F-C Frank Brickowski (sore right shoulder) on injured list.
Suns: Placed G Rex Chapman (out six weeks with broken right index finger) on injured list. Sign G Dexter Boney to 10-day contract.
Georgia: Placed itself on two years' probation and recommended that it lose five football scholarships next year because of alleged recruiting infractions.
Chargers: Named John Hastings strength and conditioning coach. Signed WR Larry Stallworth.
FTC 49ers: Named Marty Morhhinweg offensive coordinator, Tom Rathman assistant coach and Jim L. Mora secondary coach.
Giants: Named Mike Haluchak linebackers coach and Johnnie Lynn defensive backs coach.
Canucks: Returned C Lonny Bohonos to AHL Syracuse.
Coyotes: Returned D Deron Quint to AHL Springfield.
Flames: Assigned F Bob Brown to ECHL Baton Rouge.
Maple Leafs: Acquired D Craig Wolanin from Lightning for 1998 third-round entry draft pick.
Panthers: Recalled RW Jason Podollan from AHL Carolina. Returned C Steve Washburn to Carolina.
Penguins: Recalled D Ian Moran from IHL Cleveland. Bought out contract of LW Petr Klima.
Pub Date: 2/01/97