Atlanta Braves -- Placed P Marvin Freeman (disk) on the 15-day DL. Called up P Mark Ross from Class AAA Richmond.
Cincinnati Reds -- Optioned P Tim Layana (0-2, 6.97) and 1B Terry Lee (.000 in 6 AB) to Class AAA Nashville. Purchased contract of P Steve Foster from Nashville. Recalled OF Reggie Sanders from Class AA Chattanooga.
San Francisco Giants -- Named Robin Carr Locke director of communications.
Cleveland Browns -- Signed TE Darryl Ingram and C Chris Thome.
New England Patriots -- Signed LB Johnny Rembert to a 1-year contract worth $430,000 with $75,000 in bonuses.
Pittsburgh Steelers -- Signed All-Pro CB Rod Woodson to a 3-year deal worth $1.3 million a year. Signed RB Merril Hoge to a contract extension.
San Diego Chargers -- Traded DE Lee Williams to Houston for WR Shawn Jefferson and the Oilers' first-round draft pick in 1992. Released WR Joe Weinberg and LB Dwayne Odom. Obtained CB Cedric Mack off waivers from the Phoenix Cardinals.
New York Islanders -- Named former D Ken Morrow assistant coach.
San Jose Sharks -- Announced a working agreement with the ECHL Nashville. Agreed to terms with LW John Carter.
Nashville Knights (ECHL) -- Named Frank Anzalone head coach and director of hockey operations.
Baltimore Blast -- Signed D Mark Mettrick to a 1-year contract.
Canton Invaders (NPSL) -- Signed D Benny Dargle, D John Clare and G Alex Nagy.