Atlanta Braves -- Signed P Jamie Howard to a minor-league contract.
Orioles -- Traded P Jose Mesa to the Cleveland Indians for minor-league OF Kyle Washington.
Philadelphia Phillies -- Purchased the contract of SS Joe Millette from Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre. Optioned P Pat Combs to Scranton Wilkes-Barre.
Denver Nuggets -- Signed C Robert Werdann.
Orlando Magic -- Named David Oliver strength and conditioning coach.
Fort Wayne Fury (CBA) -- Traded F Leonard Harris to the Rochester Renegade for F Robert Youngblood.
Mississippi Gulf Coast (Global) -- Named Steve Tucker coach.
Pepperdine -- Announced that women's soccer will become an intercollegiate sport beginning with the 1993-94 academic year.
Rochester -- Named Mike Pilger men's soccer coach.
San Diego State -- Announced that basketball players John Molle and Virgil Smith, guards, have left the team.
TEXAS SOUTHERNAnnounced the resignation of Johnnie Cole, quarterback coach.
Western Connecticut State -- Named Tom Jones defensive coordinator and defensive line coach.
Cincinnati Bengals -- Signed CB Horace Smith and QB Jason Palumbis.
Kansas City Chiefs -- Agreed to terms with LB Ervin Randle on a three-year contract extension. Waived WR James Bradley.
New York Jets -- Agreed to terms with TE Johnny Mitchell, LB Kurt Barber, LB Keo Coleman, OT Siupeli Malamala, C Cal Dixon, QB Jeff Blake and WR Vincent Brownlee.
Pittsburgh Steelers -- Signed G Hesham Ismail and G Kendall Gammon.
Philadelphia Flyers -- Signed C Eric Lindros.
Tampa Bay Lightning -- Signed C Rob Zamuner to a multiyear contract.
Vancouver Canucks -- Announced that C Igor Larionov signed a contract with Lugano of the Swiss First Division.
Track and field
International Amateur Athletic Federation -- Suspended American discus thrower Kamy Keshmiri from international competition for failing a doping test.