Florida Marlins -- Signed P Barry Parisotto, P Todd DeVaughn, P Mark Stephens and C Claudio Cardona and assigned them to minor-league camp.
San Diego Padres -- Placed P Mike Maddux on the 15-day DL. Recalled P Terry Bross from Triple-A Las Vegas.
Miami Heat -- Signed F Winston Bennett to a 10-day contract. Placed F Willie Burton on the injured list.
Portland Trail Blazers -- Placed G Robert Pack on the injured list. Activated G Lamont Strothers from the injured list.
Nevada-Las Vegas -- The Nevada Board of Regents approved a five-year contract that will guarantee new men's basketball coach Rollie Massimino at least $386,000 a year.
Northwestern -- Suspended DB Willie Lindsey, who led the Big Ten with a school record seven interceptions last season, for academic reasons.
Notre Dame -- Announced it is dropping wrestling as a varsity sport effective at the end of the current season. The team placed 36th at the just-completed NCAA championships.
UCLA -- Named Mark Gottfried full-time assistant basketball coach and Steve Lavin part-time assistant basketball coach.
Detroit Lions -- Signed OL Blake Miller.
Kansas City Chiefs -- Signed WR James Bradley, WR Gene Taylor, G Dean Brown, CB Eric Coleman, TE Todd Young and former Redskins DT Darryl Grant.