Baltimore Orioles -- Acquired P Alan Mills (1-1, 4.41 ERA) from the Yankees for two minor-leaguers to be named. Designated P Francisco de la Rosa (4.50 ERA in 4 IP) for assignment. Agreed to terms with C Chris Hoiles (.243, 11 HRs, 31 RBI) on a one-year contract.
Chicago White Sox -- Agreed to terms with 3B Robin Ventura (.284, 23 HRs, 100 RBI) on a two-year contract.
New York Mets -- Agreed to terms with C Todd Hundley (.133 in 60 AB), P Steve Rosenberg (1-1, 6.94 with the Padres), P Pete Schourek (5-4, 4.27) and P Doug Simons (2-3, 5.19) on one-year contracts.