Baltimore Orioles -- Purchased the Class AA contract of P Arthur Rhodes from Hagerstown. Optioned OF Brady Anderson (.191 in 204 AB) to Class AAA Rochester.
Chicago White Sox -- Assigned OF Bo Jackson to Class A Sarasota to continue his rehabilitation from a hip injury and announced he would play there this weekend as a DH.
Kansas City Royals -- Activated SS Kurt Stillwell from the 15-day DL. Optioned IF Sean Berry (.156 in 32 AB) to Class AAA Omaha.
NBA -- Named Chartese Dean assistant director of media relations, effective Sept. 3, and Karen Spina public relations manager of entertainment.
Detroit Pistons -- Signed former NBA C Brad Sellers, who had been playing in Greece, to a multiyear contract.
Houston Rockets -- Reached a verbal agreement on a 3-year deal with first-round draft choice F John Turner, according to the player's agent.
New York Knicks -- Agreed to terms with G Mark Jackson on the restructuring of his contract.
Hamilton (WBL) -- Announced the 1992 expansion team's nickname will be the Skyhawks.
Catholic University -- Named Tom Calomeris interim AD.
Navy -- Promoted Michael Bobinski to assistant AD for business affairs. Named 1973 graduate Ed Donofrio men's and women's fencing coach, Martin Stone interim women's crew coach, Michael Hughes men's lightweight crew coach and Dorianne Beckford assistant SID.
San Francisco -- Announced that basketball G Travis Bice is transferring from Nevada-Las Vegas.
Green Bay Packers -- Signed free agent P Bobby Lilljedahl (WLAF New Jersey). Waived rookie WR Johnny Walker (eighth-round draft choice from Texas).
Los Angeles Raiders -- Signed holdout DE Scott Davis (10 sacks in 1990) to a 3-year deal.
Miami Dolphins -- Signed NT Shawn Lee to a 1-year contract.
New Orleans Saints -- Traded holdout WR Brett Perriman (36 catches, 382 yards, 2 TDs in 1990) to the Detroit Lions for an undisclosed draft choice in 1992. The Lions signed Perriman to a 1-year contract.
New York Giants -- Signed holdout LT Jumbo Elliott to 2-year deal worth an estimated $1.1 million. The deal is believed to include salaries of $550,000 in 1991, $600,000 in 1992 and a $25,000 signing bonus.
Hartford Whalers -- Singed G Kay Whitmore (3-9-3, 3.67 goals-against average with Hartford; Calder Cup MVP for AHL Springfield) and RW Blair Atcheynum (25 goals, 27 assists with Springfield).
San Diego Gulls (IHL) -- Signed D Alan Hepple.