BASEBALL (NL) * League -- Suspended Andre Dawson (Chicago Cubs outfielder) for one game and fined him $1,000 for bumping umpire Joe West in a game against Cincinnati last Tuesday.
BASKETBALL (CBA) * Rapid City Thrillers -- Signed Keith Lee (center-forward).
FOOTBALL National League Football * Cincinnati Bengals -- Waived Chris Swartz (quarterback), Ken McKay (tight end), Branko Vincic (nose tackle), Travis Vallin and Howard Dell (wide receivers) and Arthur Walker (defensive end).
* Kansas City Chiefs -- Signed Matt McCartin (offensive tackle).
* New Orleans Saints -- Waived Chris Roscoe (wide receiver). Placed Jason Johnson (wide receiver) on injured reserve.
* Seattle Seahawks -- Waived Nick Mazzoli (wide receiver) and Mark Moore (defensive tackle).
Canadian Football League * Hamilton Tigercats -- Signed Stan Gelbaugh (quarterback) and Jamie Morris (running back) to the practice roster.