Boston Red Sox -- Placed OF Mike Marshall (surgery on foot) on 15-day DL.
Chicago White Sox -- Signed P Scott Ruffcorn.
Cincinnati Reds -- Signed C Toby Rumfield, OF Wayne Wilkerson, SS Brian Koelling and SS Randall Snead. Assigned Rumfield and Wilkerson to rookie league Princeton and Koelling and Snead to rookie league Billings.
Cleveland Indians -- Signed OF Manny Ramirez and assigned him to rookie league Burlington.
Minnesota Twins -- Signed OF Anthony Banks, P Shawn Miller, P David Sartain and P Dennis Sweeney. Assigned Miller and Banks to rookie league Fort Myers and Sartain and Sweeney to rookie league Elizabethton.
New York Mets -- Signed OF Al Shirley, 1B Frank Jacobs and 1B John Kiraly.
Philadelphia Phillies -- Signed C Tommy Eason, SS John Mallee, OF Tom Bilet and P John Whisonault.
Pittsburgh Pirates -- Signed 1B-OF Todd Schroeder, P Mike Maguire and P Sean Evans.
Toronto Blue Jays -- Signed 3B Christopher Stynes, P Roger Doman, P Steve Sinclair, SS Louis Benbow and P Andrew Dolson.
Rapid City Thrillers (CBA) -- Named Eric Musselman coach and GM.
NCAA -- Suspended Brooklyn College's soccer team from men's national championship tournament for 2 years for unsportsmanlike conduct toward game officials after first-round loss in 1990 tournament. Barred player Joseph Fapetu from participating in future soccer championships, and reprimanded players Victor Ogunsanya, Michael Akinsaya and Junior Superbia for unsportsmanlike conduct.
Brown -- Announced basketball F Carlos Williams will transfer to Stanford.
Kansas State -- Named Sue Semrau women's assistant basketball coach and recruiting coordinator.
Maryland -- Named April Heinrichs women's soccer coach.
N.C.-Wilmington -- Named Paul Miller AD.
Pittsburgh -- Suspended NT Derrick Hicks, LB Terrance Wheatley and CB Ken Abrams indefinitely from football team for violating team rules.
Phoenix Cardinals -- Signed DT Brad Henke.
San Diego Chargers -- Signed LB Wayne Dickson, PK Tom Whelian, P Ruben Rodriguez and OT Mike Withycombe.
Albany Firebirds (Arena Football League) -- Put FB-LB Alvin Blount (Maryland) on injured reserve.
Dallas Texans (Arena Football League) -- Signed QB Ben Bennett.
Track and field
The Athletics Congress -- Suspended McArthur Anderson, long jumper-triple jumper, for 2 years for second positive test for stimulants.