BASEBALL American League * Cleveland Indians -- Named Rick Bay executive vice president, effective Oct. 1.
National League * Atlanta Braves -- Announced that Pat Corrales (first base coach), Jimy Williams (third base coach), Leo Mazzone (pitching coach), Clarence Jones (batting coach), Jim Beauchamp (dugout coach) and Ned Yost (bullpen coordinator) will be retained.
FOOTBALL (NFL) * Indianapolis Colts -- Placed Pat Beach (tight end) on injured reserve. Signed James Coley (tight end).
* Los Angeles Rams -- Placed Robert Jenkins (offensive tackle) on injured reserve. Signed Ben Thomas (defensive tackle).
Miami Dolphins -- Signed James Pruitt (wide receiver). Placed
Fred Banks (wide receiver) on injured reserve.
* New England Patriots -- Traded Jesse Solomon (linebacker) to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for a 1992 fifth-round draft pick.