Chicago White Sox -- Declined to exercise 1992 contract option on 2B Scott Fletcher and declined to offer him salary arbitration. Named Tommy Thompson catching coordinator; Ken Silvestri assistant player development instructor; Terry Francona manager and Jaime Garcia pitching coach of Class A South Bend; Rick Peterson pitching coordinator of Class AAA Vancouver; Don Cooper pitching coach of Class AA Birmingham; and Kirk Champion pitching coach at Class A Sarasota.
Florida Marlins -- Named Ken Kravec major-league scout.
Kansas City Royals -- SS Kurt Stillwell filed for free agency.
New York Mets -- Declined to offer salary arbitration to SS Garry Templeton, making him eligible for free agency.
New York Yankees -- Named Buck Showalter manager.
Los Angeles Dodgers -- Offered salary arbitration to P John Candelaria and P Jim Gott. 1B Eddie Murray filed for free $H agency.
Oakland Athletics -- Offered salary arbitration to P Mike Moore.
Seattle Mariners -- Named Bill Plummer manager. 1B Alvin Davis filed for free agency.
Atlanta Hawks -- Waived F Darren Henrie, F Dave Popson and G Clifford Lett.
Boston Celtics -- Signed F Larry Robinson.
Dallas Mavericks -- Waived G Michael Cutright.
Indiana Pacers -- Waived G Greg Grant and C Doug Roth.
New York Knicks -- Waived F Jarvis Basnight.
Phoenix Suns -- Waived G Joey Wright. Placed G Trent Tucker on the injured list.
Portland Trailblazers -- Waived G Walter Davis and C Stuart Gray. Placed G Ennis Whatley and G Lamont Strothers on the injured list.
Washington Bullets -- Waived G Tim Legler and C Cedric Lewis (Maryland).
Detroit Lions -- Announced that QB Rodney Peete had surgery to repair the torn Achilles' tendon in his right foot, and that he will miss the remainder of the season.
Phoenix Cardinals -- Waived RB Terrence Flagler and LB Scott Evans.
Pittsburgh Steelers -- Waived OL Mike Withycombe.
San Diego Chargers -- Waived TE Arthur Cox.
NHL -- Suspended Toronto Maple Leafs C Mike Krushelnyski for 4 games for deliberately swinging his stick at the Detroit Red Wings' Brent Fedyk in a game Oct. 25.
Boston Bruins -- Acquired LW Brent Ashton from the Winnipeg Jets for LW Petri Skriko. Announced the retirement of LW Alan Stewart.
Los Angeles Kings -- Recalled D Brent Thompson from Phoenix (IHL).
Pittsburgh Penguins -- Assigned C Glenn Mulvenna to Muskegon (IHL).