Baltimore Orioles -- Signed 1B Glenn Davis to a 2-year contract.
Cincinnati Reds -- Signed P Tim Drummond, P Tony Menendez, OF Geronimo Berroa, OF Jacob Brumfield, OF Dwight Taylor, OF Ruben Escalera, OF Nick Capra, OF Jeff Schulz, OF Jeff Stone, IF Darnell Coles, IF Gary Green, IF Mark Howie, IF Russ Morman, C Tom Nieto, C Joe Szekely, C Rick Wrona to minor-league contracts.
San Antonio Spurs -- Claimed second-year F Jud Buechler off waivers and waived rookie F Steve Bardo. Also placed Paul Pressey on the injured list (sprained right ankle and a fracture of the tip of the little finger of his right hand).
East Tennessee State -- Announced retirment of FB coach Don Riley (10-31 since 1988) effective Dec. 31.
Virginia Tech -- Suspended G Rod Wheeler from the basketball team for 1 year.
New England Patriots -- Signed WR Gene Taylor.
Boston Bruins -- Signed C Barry Pederson.
Minnesota North Stars -- Announced that G Jon Casey (6-6-1, 2.69 GAA) has agreed to a 4-year, $3.8 million contract.
New York Islanders -- Recalled RW Brad Dalgarno from Capital District (AHL).
New York Rangers -- Acquired D Jeff Beukeboom from the Edmonton Oilers for D David Shaw to complete the trade involving Mark Messier.