BASEBALL American League
* NEW YORK YANKEES -- Placed Pat Kelly, second baseman, on the 15-day disabled list. Recalled Dave Silvestri, shortstop, from Columbus of the International League.
* OAKLAND ATHLETICS -- Placed Scott Brosius, infielder, on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 18. Activated Randy Ready, infielder, from the 15-day disabled list.
* CINCINNATI REDS -- Placed Jose Rijo, pitcher, on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 18. Purchased the contract of Geronimo Berroa, outfielder, from Nashville of the American Association. Recalled Steve Foster, pitcher, from Nashville. Optioned Jeff Branson, infielder, to Nashville.