Baltimore Orioles -- Announced that OF Darrell Sherman (.295, 3 HRs, 48 RBI, 43 stolen bases for Padres' Class AA club last season) agreed to terms on a contract for the 1992 season.
California Angels -- Signed C Mike Fitzgerald (.202, 4 HRs, 28 RBI) to a one-year, minor-league contract worth $350,000.
Minnesota Twins -- Agreed to terms on a one-year contract with P Willie Banks.
Montreal Expos -- Agreed to terms on a one-year contract with P Chris Nabholz (Towson State alum; 8-7, 3.63 ERA).
Pittsburgh Pirates -- Arbitrator awarded 2B Jose Lind (.265, 3 HRs, 54 RBI) $2 million, rather than the $1 million the club had offered. Lind made $575,000 last season.
St. Louis Cardinals -- Signed 3B Todd Zeile (.280, 11 HRs, 81 RBI) to a one-year, $300,000 contract.
San Francisco Giants -- Agreed to terms on one-year contracts with P Johnny Ard, P Rod Beck, P Dave Burba, P Eric Gunderson, P Chris Hancock, P Gil Heredia, P Bryan Hickerson, P Jim Myers, P Rafael Quirico, P Kevin Rogers, C Steve Decker, IF Mike Benjamin, IF John Patterson, OF Mark Leonard and OF Ted Wood.
Seattle Mariners -- Signed P Rich DeLucia (12-13, 5.09) to a one-year, $210,000 contract. Signed P Jim Newlin (6-5, 2.25, 12 saves in Class AA) to a one-year, $109,000 contract. Signed IF Jeff Schaefer (Maryland alum; .250, 1 HR, 11 RBI) to a one-year, $165,000 contract.
Edmonton Oilers -- Traded RW Max Middendorf to the Detroit Red Wings for C Bill McDougall.