Pittsburgh Pirates -- Reached agreement on terms for two-year contracts with manager Jim Leyland, for $500,000, and general manager Larry Doughty.
San Diego Padres -- Named John Barr assistant general manager. Fired Tom Romenesko, director of player development, and Dick Dent, trainer.
Seattle Mariners -- Waived OF Jeffrey Leonard for purpose of giving him unconditional release.
Toronto Blue Jays -- Have asked manager Cito Gaston and coaches Mike Squires, John Sullivan, Gene Tenace and Galen Cisco, to return next season.
Atlanta Hawks -- Released G Lanard Copeland and F Henry Turner.
Boston Celtics -- Appointed Dave Cowens special assignment scout.
Los Angeles Clippers -- Signed G Ron Harper to 4-year contract worth $11 million.
Portland Trail Blazers -- Extended contract of F Clyde Drexler by 1 year, an agreement reportedly worth $8 million.
Collegiate Track Conference -- Named Pete Zinno president.
Drake -- Named Lynn King athletic director.
Illinois -- Suspended G Rich Herr and T Ed Pederson from football team for remainder of season for violating unspecified NCAA rules.
Tennessee -- Suspended DE Kacy Rodgers, LB Dewayne Dotson and RB Keith Jeter indefinitely from football team for violating team rules regarding visitation of women in athletic dormitory.
Chicago Bears -- Activated QB Jim Harbaugh.
United States -- Selected Edwin Moses to bobsled squad.
Cleveland Crunch -- Signed D Chris Szanto and D Marco Rizi.
Milwaukee Wave -- Signed G Tony Pierce.