Orioles -- Signed P Mike Hartley and assigned him to Triple-A Rochester.
Cincinnati Reds -- Claimed IF Mariano Duncan off waivers from the Philadelphia Phillies and announced that IF Brian Koelling will be awarded to the Phillies as consideration for the waiver claim.
Cleveland Indians -- Agreed to terms with P Dennis Martinez on a contract for the 1996 season.
Colorado Rockies -- Agreed to terms with C Ben Petrick. Optioned P Mark Thompson to Triple-A Colorado Springs. Recalled P Roger Bailey from Colorado Springs.
Oakland Athletics -- Optioned P Ramon Fermin to Double-A Huntsville. Activated P Jim Corsi from the 15-day DL.
Philadelphia Phillies -- Announced that IF Brian Koelling will be sent to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. Placed OF Tony Longmire on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Aug. 7, with a sore left wrist. Placed P Bobby Munoz on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Aug. 3. Recalled IF Kevin Jordan and P Paul Fletcher from Scranton. Activated OF Gary Varsho from the 15-day DL.
Pittsburgh Pirates -- Activated IF Kevin Young from the DL. Optioned P Dennis Konuszewski to Double-A Carolina.
Seattle Mariners -- Placed P Steve Frey on waivers for the purpose of giving him his unconditional release.
Texas Rangers -- Acquired P Bobby Witt from the Florida Marlins for two players to be named. Recalled P Chris Nichting from Triple-A Oklahoma City. Designated P Scott Taylor for assignment.
Rochester Red Wings (Triple-A) -- Called up SS Jason Friedman from Double-A Bowie.
Fiesta Bowl -- Agreed on a title sponsorship with Frito-Lay that will allow the bowl to meet its obligation to pay a minimum of $12 million to each team in the Jan. 2, 1996 game.
Morgan State -- Named Chris Fuller head men's basketball coach and Melvin Smith Jr. assistant coach.
Atlanta Falcons -- Signed S Devin Bush.
Buffalo Bills -- Released S Terry Quinn and CB Myron Glass. Signed LB Peter Tuffo to a free-agent contract.
Chicago Bears -- Waived FB Trevor Cobb.
Cleveland Browns -- Signed TE Trumane Bell and OL Ted Rogers.
New York Giants -- Waived DT Chris Mazyck and LB Tyler Lawrence. Signed RB Tyrone Wheatley.
Philadelphia Eagles -- Released OL Chris O'Brien.
San Diego Chargers -- Signed RB Natrone Means to a four-year contract.
San Francisco 49ers -- Signed DE Dana Stubblefield and RB Marion Butts.
Washington Redskins -- Signed K Eddie Murray. Waived K Chip Lohmiller.
Stallions (CFL) -- Released WR B. K. Williams, DT Willie Whitehead, DT Malcolm Showell, LB Reggie Givens, CB Derric Griggs and WR Chris Siegfried.
Birmingham Barracudas (CFL) -- Signed K Luis Zendejas.
Colorado -- Signed F Troy Murray.
Florida Panthers -- Released D Brian Benning, D Joe Cirella and F Andrei Lomakin.
Pittsburgh Penguins -- Signed RW Tomas Sandstrom and D Corey Foster.
Winnipeg Jets -- Agreed to terms with D Stewart Malgunas and LW Chris Govedaris.