Baseball Boston Red Sox -- Purchased the contract of P Josias Manzanillo from Class AAA Pawtucket. Recalled 3B Scott Cooper, P Jeff Plympton and P Dana Kiecker from Pawtucket.
Cleveland Indians -- Purchased the contracts of P Doug Jones (2-2, 3.28 ERA in 17 appearances) and P Eric Bell (2-1, 2.13 ERA in 4 starts) from Class AAA Colorado Springs. Recalled 1B Reggie Jefferson (.309, 3 HRs, 21 RBI in 39 games), SS Mark Lewis (.279 in 46 games) and P Tom Kramer (1-0, 0.79 ERA in 10 games) from Class AAA Colorado Springs. Purchased the contract of P Garland Kiser (2-3, 2.03 ERA in 17 games) from Class AA Canton-Akron. Put OF Glenallen Hill on the 60-day disabled list because of a back problem. Transferred C Sandy Alomar from the 15-day list to the 60-day list because of a strained hip flexor.
Minnesota Twins -- Recalled P Paul Abbott, P Willie Banks and P Denny Neagle from Class AAA Portland.
New York Yankees -- Recalled OF Mike Humphreys from Class AAA Columbus.
Kansas City Chiefs -- Waived DE Mike Bell. Activated RB Todd McNair.
Hartford Whalers -- Traded D Sylvain Cote to the Washington Capitals for a 1992 second-round draft pick.
Montreal Canadiens -- Signed G Les Kuntar to a three-year contract.