NASCAR: Fined car owner Kyle Petty $15,000 and crew chief Jim Murray $2,500 for rules violations following second-round qualifying for last Saturday's All Pro Bumper to Bumper 300.
Blue Jays: Named Marteese Robinson coordinator, scouting; Jim Ridley assistant director, Canadian scouting; Ted Lekas major-league scout; Charles Alaino scouting supervisor for the Carolinas, Virginia and Washington, D.C.; Tim Huff scouting supervisor for Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, Utah and Wyoming; Bill Moore western regional scouting supervisor; Tom Hinkle area scout in Southern California; Ty Nichols scouting supervisor, US Mid-West regions; Mike Mangan eastern regional scouting supervisor; and Demerius Pittman scouting supervisor in California.
Devil Rays: Sent P Rick Gorecki outright to Triple-A Durham.
Dodgers: Promoted Jerry Weinstein to director of player development and Bill Geivett to assistant general manager for professional scouting.
Reds: Claimed 1B Ron Wright off waivers from Pittsburgh.
Cavaliers: Waived G Tony Smith. Named Edward W. Markey vice president-communications of Gund Arena.
Knicks: Signed F-G Jimmy Oliver to a non-guaranteed contract.
Detroit Shock (WNBA): Exercised its 2000 contract option on Nancy Lieberman-Cline, coach.
Magic City Snowbears (IBA): Signed F Harold Rahul.
LSU: Announced WR Larry Foster will miss the next three games, for being accused of snatching a purse.
North Carolina State: Named Robert Bracone men's assistant tennis coach.
Bengals: Waived SS JoJuan Armour. Signed LB Ben Peterson from practice squad.
Stars: Placed RW Grant Marshall on IR.
Cincinnati Mighty Ducks (AHL): Released C Torrey Diroberto.
Hamilton Bulldogs (AHL): Released RW Craig Stahl.
Hershey Bears (AHL): Released C Darryl LaFrance. Acquired RW Dan Hinote on loan from Avalanche.
Kansas City Wizards (MLS): Announced the resignation of GM Doug Newman.