Baseball Baltimore Orioles -- Purchased contract of P Mike Linskey from Class AAA Rochester.
Boston Red Sox -- Sent C Paul Williams to New York Mets to complete July 28 trade for OF/1B Mike Marshall.
New York Yankees -- Signed free-agent P Tim Leary to three-year guaranteed contract for reported $5.95 million. Purchased P Jeff Johnson and C John Ramos from Class AA Albany-Colonie. Waived C Brian Dorsett.
Toronto Blue Jays -- Signed 1B Jim Eppard to contract with Class AAA Syracuse.
Basketball NBA -- Fined C James Donaldson of the Dallas Mavericks $3,000 and G Byron Scott of the Los Angeles Lakers $1,000 for altercation during Friday night's game in Dallas.
Houston Rockets -- Placed F Adrian Caldwell on injured list with eye injury.
New York Knicks -- Named assistant coach Ernie Grunfeld director of administration and Hal Childs director of special projects.
College Illinois -- Announced NT Moe Gardner will miss Saturday's game
against Northwestern with broken right forearm.
Northeastern University -- Paul Pawlak (35-67-1) announced he was resigning as football coach after 10 years.
Sam Houston State -- Named Bobby Williams assistant athletic director.
Football NFL -- Commissioner Paul Tagliabue reinstated DE Dexter Manley a year after he was banned for substance abuse.
New Orleans Saints -- Signed FB Buford Jordan. Placed special-teams player Bobby Morse on injured reserve with a broken arm.
Washington Redskins -- Placed DE Dexter Manley on waivers.
Hockey Buffalo Sabres -- Announced RW Donald Audette will miss rest of season due to knee injury.
Los Angeles Kings -- Recalled LW Mike Donnelly from New Haven (AHL).