BASEBALL American League * Milwaukee Brewers -- Traded George Canale (first baseman) to the Montreal Expos for Alex Diaz (outfielder).
BASKETBALL (NBA) * League -- Permanently dismissed Roy Tarpley (Dallas Mavericks forward) under terms of the league's anti-drug agreement.
HOCKEY (NHL) * Hartford Whalers -- Signed Zarley Zalapski (defenseman) to a multi-year contract.
* New Jerseyn Devils -- Traded Alan Stewart (forward) to the Boston Bruins for future considerations.
* New York Rangers -- Signed Kris King (forward) and Normand Rochefort (defenseman).