Cincinnati Reds -- Placed 2B Bill Doran on 15-day DL with strained lower back. Recalled C Glenn Sutko (.270, 3 HR, 11 RBI) from Class AA Chattanooga and IF Freddie Benavides (.188 in 26 games) for Class AAA Nashville. Optioned IF Terry Lee (.000 in 3 AB) to Class AAA Nashville.
Cleveland Indians -- Activated SS Felix Fermin. Sent IF Jose Escobar (.200, 1 RBI in 10 games) to Class AAA Colorado Springs.
Oakland Athletics -- Announced that IF Vance Law rejoined team after coming off 15-day DL. Sent IF Fred Manrique (.143 in 9 games) to Class AAA Tacoma.
Pittsburgh Pirates -- Will activate P Bob Walk off 15-day DL tomorrow. Will send P Mark Huismann (0-0, 7.20 ERA in 5 appearances) to Class AAA Buffalo tomorrow. GM Larry Doughty said Pirates won't make moves until tomorrow because Pirates have day off today.
San Diego Padres -- Placed IF Marty Barrett on 15-day DL, retroactive to May 8. Recalled IF Scott Coolbaugh from Class AAA Las Vegas.
Italian League -- Benetton signed F Toni Kukoc to 5-year contract.
St. Peter's -- Announced resignation of Bob Thomas, football coach.
USA Wrestling -- Named Dan Chandler assistant coach of Olympic Greco-Roman team.