BASEBALL (Transactions made from Feb. 18 to 24) AMERICAN LEAGUE Baltimore - Agreed to terms with C Jeff Tackett on a one-year contract. Agreed to terms with P John O'Donoghue and OF Sherman Obando on one-year contracts. Announced the resignation of Calvin Hill, vice president of personnel. Agreed to terms with P John O'Donoghue and OF Sherman Obando on one-year contracts. California - Agreed to terms with 1B J.T. Snow and INF Rod Correia on one-year contracts. Agreed to terms with P Scott Lewis on a one-year contract. Cleveland - Agreed to terms with OF Greg Briley on a minor-league contract. Milwaukee - Agreed to terms with Ps Marshall Boze, Tyrone Hill, and Francisco Gamez, OFs Duane Singleton and Derek Wachter and C Mike Stefanski. Minnesota - Acquired P Shawn Bryant from Cleveland for a player to be named later. Designated INF Gary Scott for assignment. Agreed to terms with OF Marty Cordova, INF Steve Dunn and Cs Mike Durant and Lenny Webster on one-year contracts. Oakland - Agreed to terms with IF Dickie Thon on a minor-league contract. Texas - Agreed to terms with INFs Benji Gil and Desi Wilson on one-year contracts. NATIONAL LEAGUE Chicago - Agreed to terms with Ps Frank Castillo, Larry Luebbers and Rafael Novoa on one-year contracts. Cincinnati - Signed 1B Doug Jennings and assigned him to Indianapolis of the American Association. Florida - Agreed to terms with 2B Bret Barberie on a one-year contract. Named Donald Smiley president.
Houston - Agreed to terms with P Darryl Kile and C Eddie Taubensee on one-year contracts. Los Angeles - Signed P Jose Parra to a one-year contract. Agreed to terms with IF Mike Sharperson on a minor-league contract. New York - Agreed to terms with Ps Josias Manzanillo and Jason Jacome, 1B Alan Zinter and 2B Quilvio Veras on one-year contracts. Agreed to terms with C Joe Kmak on a one-year contract. Philadelphia - Agreed to terms with OF Wes Chamberlain and P Heathcliff Slocumb on one-year contracts. Pittsburgh - Announced that Bob Walk will join the broadcast team.
NBA Detroit - Rejected an earlier trade with the Sacramento Kings because C Duane Causwell failed a physical examination. Minnesota - Signed G Corey Williams to a 10-day contract. Placed G Stanley Jackson on the injured list. Traded C Luc Longley to Chicago for C Stacey King. Orlando - Waived G Todd Lichti. Activated F Larry Krystkowiak from the injured list. Phoenix - Named Brian Colangelo vice president and assistant general manager. Utah - Signed C Darren Morningstar. Washington - Signed F Ron Anderson to a 10-day contract.
NFL Atlanta - Waived RB Steve Broussard, LB Frank Giannetti and CB Brian Mitchell. Chicago - Signed QB Erik Kramer to a three-year contract. Signed OL Andy Heck to a four-year offer sheet. Houston - Named Gregg Williams linebackers coach, Frank Novak special teams and running back coach and Frank Bush special teams and quality control coach. Indianapolis - Waived LB Duane Bickett, WRs Clarence Verdin, Reggie Langhorne, Jesse Hester, DL Sam Clancy, Skip McClendon, OL Ron Solt, Michael Heldt and RB Warren Williams. L.A. Rams - Named Steve Moore receivers coach and Mike Martz quarterbacks coach. Signed S David Wilson and TE Bob Brasher. Miami - Signed FS Gene Atkins to a four-year contract. Signed FS Gene Atkins to a four-year contract. Re-signed K Pete Stoyanovich. Minnesota - Named Jerry Rhome receivers coach. N.Y. Jets - Announced the retirement of WR Chris Burkett. New England - Signed OL Bob Kratch to a multiyear contract. Signed OL Bob Kratch to a multiyear contract. San Diego - Named Jim Jauch scout. San Francisco - Named Gary Kubiak quarterback coach and Larry Kirksey receivers coach. Waived G Derrick Deese, LB Antonio Goss, S Brian Taylor, WR Odessa Turner and RB Adam Walker. Named Tom Holmoe defensive backs coach. CFL League - Awarded Baltimore an expansion francise for the 1994-95 season. Baltimore - Signed QB Tracy Ham. Las Vegas - Signed RB Blake Ezor.
NHL League - Suspended Marty McSorley pending a review of an eye-gouging incident against Bob Errey on Feb. 19. Suspended D Marty McSorley, Los Angeles, for four games without pay and fined him $500 for an eye-scratching incident against San Jose's Bob Errey on Feb. 19. Anaheim - Traded G Ron Tugnutt to Montreal for C Stephan Lebeau. Boston - Recalled LW Grigori Panteleev from Providence of the AHL. Florida - Recalled LW Jeff Greenlaw. Reassigned RW Doug Barrault to Cincinnati of the IHL. Hartford - Recalled D Bob McGill from Springfield of the AHL. Los Angeles - Signed Wayne Gretzky to a three-year contract. Montreal - Assigned G Les Kuntar to Fredericton of the AHL. N.Y. Islanders - Sent D Rich Pilon to Salt Lake City of the IHL on a conditioning assignment. Assigned LW Joe Day to Salt Lake City. Philadelphia - Acquired G Fredric Chabot from Montreal for future considerations. Pittsburgh - Sent RWs Mike Needham and Ed Patterson to Cleveland of the IHL. Quebec - Traded G John Tanner to Anaheim for a fourth-round pick in the 1995 draft. Sent G Jocelyn Thibault to Cornwall of the AHL for conditioning. St. Louis - Recalled C Tony Hrkac under emergency conditions from Peoria of the IHL. Assigned D Dan Laperriere to Peoria of the IHL. San Jose - Recalled D Vlastimil Kroupa from Kansas City of the IHL. Toronto - Acquired G Pat Jablonski from Tampa Bay for future considerations.
Alabama - Announced the resignation of Larry Kirksey, running backs coach, so he can become receivers coach for the San Francisco 49ers. Arizona - Named Ted Williams secondary coach. Colorado State - Named Tom Jurich athletic director. East Carolina - Named Jim Fleming outside linebackers coach, Cliff Yoshida defensive line coach and Willie Scott tight ends coach. James Madison - Named Jay Paterno and Chris Thurman assistant football coaches. Kentucky - Suspended Travis Ford, Gimel Martinez and Jared Prickett for one game for a free-throw swapping scheme against Vanderbilt. Kent State - Fired Pete Cordelli, football coach. Named Jim Corrigall football coach. Louisiana Tech - Announced the resignation of Jerry Loyd, men's basketball coach, effective at the end of the season. Notre Dame - Named Kirk Doll outside linebackers coach. Ohio State - Named Tim Spencer running backs coach. Pittsburgh - Named Bob Babich linebackers coach. Tennessee - Named Dan Brooks defensive line coach. Texas - Named Nelson Barnes defensive line coach and Dan Rocco outside linebackers coach. Washington State - Named Gary Emanuel defensive-line coach.