BASEBALL American League
* CLEVELAND INDIANS -- Optioned Jeff Shaw, pitcher, to Colorado Springs of the Pacific Coast League. Purchased the contract of Eric Plunk, pitcher, from Canton-Akron of the Eastern League.
* CHICAGO CUBS -- Purchased the contract of Dwight Smith, outfielder, from Iowa of the American Association. Placed Rey Sanchez, infielder, on the 15-day disabled list. Activated Jose Vizcaino, infielder, from the 15-day disabled list.
* LETHBRIDGE MOUNTIES -- Named Larry Milbourne manager.
BASKETBALL United States Basketball League
* NEW JERSEY JAMMERS -- Released Josh Lowry, Charlie Roberts and Greg Woodard, guards; Tony Walker, forward; and Mark Peterson, center.
National Football League
* LOS ANGELES RAMS -- Announced the resignation of John Math, director of player personnel.
* PHILADELPHIA EAGLES -- Waived Preston Anderson, defensive tackle.
Arena Football League
* AFL -- Announced that the Sacramento Attack will play in the league this season.
* SACRAMENTO ATTACK -- Named Joe Kapp coach.
Canadian Football League
* EDMONTON ESKIMOS -- Named Mark Nelson special teams coordinator and linebacker coach.
* WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS -- Signed Matt Dunigan, quarterback.
* BARCELONA DRAGONS -- Released Darrrin Trieb, linebacker.
* BIRMINGHAM FIRE -- Released Phil Ross, tight end.
* FRANKFURT GALAXY -- Released Michael Simmons, defensive tackle.
* MONTREAL MACHINE -- Signed Billy Owens, safety.
* ORLANDO THUNDER -- Activated Willie Davis, wide receiver, from injured reserve.
* SACRAMENTO SURGE -- Signed Tery Gray, guard.
HOCKEY National Hockey League
* PITTSBURGH PENGUINS -- Recalled Jock Callander, center, and Mike Needham, right wing, from Muskegon of the International Hockey League.
* IOWA -- Announced Phil Chime, guard, has tranferred to Butler County Community College.
* OHIO STATE -- Announced that Jim Jackson, forward, will forego his senior year and enter the NBA draft.
* UCLA -- Announced that Tracy Murray, forward, will forego his senior year and enter the NBA draft.
* WAKE FOREST -- Named Karen Freeman women's basketball coach.