California Angels -- Agreed to terms with OF Cleveland Gary (also a Rams running back) on a minor-league contract.
Milwaukee Brewers -- Agreed to terms with 1B Greg Vaughn, P Chris George, IF William Suero and C Tim McIntosh on one-year contracts.
New York Mets -- Agreed to terms with P John Johnstone on a one-year contract.
New York Yankees -- Named Joseph Molloy chief administrative officer.
San Francisco Giants -- Agreed to terms with IF Andres Santana on a one-year contract.
Seattle Mariners -- Agreed to terms with P Russ Swan and IF-OF Dave Cochrane on one-year contracts.
Texas Rangers -- Agreed to terms with IF Monty Fariss, IF Jose Oliva, IF Jeff Frye and P Barry Manuel on one-year contracts and 3B Jim Presley on a minor-league contract. Invited former Orioles P Joe Price to spring training as a non-roster player.
Maryland -- Named John Shannon, offensive coordinator at University of Pacific last season, new wide receiver coach.
Missouri -- Announced the retirement of athletic director Dick Tamburo, effective June 30.
Missouri Valley Conference -- Suspended Indiana State coach Tates Locke one game.
Navy -- Named Greg McMackin, defensive coordinator at the University of Utah the past two years, defensive coordinator. Named Ron Harris, who coached the defensive backs at Utah for two years, defensive cornerbacks coach. Announced that football player Steven L. Palmer has given up his post as $H tri-captain of the 1992 football team because of a violation of the school's conduct system.
Pennsylvania -- Named Darrell Hazel running backs coach.
Wisconsin -- Announced the resignation of basketball coach Steve Yoder, effective April 1.
Atlanta Falcons -- Signed OL Dave Zawatson, DE Sean Smith, RB Melvin Bratton and WR Michael Johnson wide receiver.
Detroit Red Wings -- Signed D Jamie Pushor to a three-year contract.
Montreal Canadiens -- Returned RW Paul DiPietro to Fredericton (AHL).
New Jersey Devils -- Recalled F Jason Miller and D Myles O'Connor from Utica (AHL). Assigned C Patrick Sundstrom and C Alexander Semak to Utica.
San Jose Sharks -- Recalled D Claudio Scremin from Kansas City IHL).
Washington Capitals -- Acquired RW John Byce and D Dennis Smith from Boston for LW Brent Hughes and the Capitals' 12th-round pick in the 1992 entry draft.
Baltimore Skipjacks (AHL) -- Fired coach Rob Laird; named assistant Barry Trotz coach. Recalled D Chris Clarke from Hampton Roads (ECHL).