National League: Named Jeff Bagwell of Houston Player of the Week.
Cardinals: Activated P Andy Benes from the 15-day DL. Optioned C Mike Difelice to Triple-A Louisville.
Mariners: Activated P Jamie Moyer from the 15-day DL. Optioned P Edwin Hurtado to Triple-A Tacoma.
Padres: Placed P Joey Hamilton on 15-day DL. Recalled P Marc Kroon from Triple-A Las Vegas.
USA Basketball: Named Anne Donovan and Regina Miller assistants for Women's World Championship Qualifying Team.
Long Island Surf (USBL): Signed G Lloyd Daniels.
Clemson: Announced women's basketball coach Jim Davis will remain at the school.
Duke: Named David Henderson men's assistant basketball coach.
South Carolina: Named Susan Walvius women's basketball coach.
Tennessee: Named Eric Pauley men's assistant basketball coach.
Bears: Announced resignation of Rod Graves, director of player personnel.
Broncos: Agreed to terms with free-agent CB Darrien Gordon, who had been with Chargers.
49ers: Signed WR Na'il Benjamin, DE Marty Cotwright, K Ryan Longwell, WR Michael McDaniel, RB Shon Mitchell, P Tucker Phillips, DE Carlos Thorton and WR Rashsaan Vanterpool.
Giants: Signed CB Kory Blackwell, FB Matt Calhoun, C Derek Engler, DE Harold Gragg, K-P Eric Lane, S James Johnson, S Typail McMullen, T Dave Rilatt,WR Brian Roberson, WR John Washington and DB Marc Williams.
Jaguars: Re-signed DE Paul Frase.
Jets: Signed S Latish Kinsler.
Redskins: Signed QB Brad Otton and LB Malcolm Hamilton.
Alouettes (CFL): Signed RB Mike Pringle to a two-year contract.
Track and field
USA Track & Field: Suspended shot putter Brent Noon for four years for after testing positive for an illegal drug.
Pub Date: 4/29/97