Mets: Named former Oriole Rick Dempsey manager of International League Norfolk Tides.
Twins: Promoted former Oriole Jim Dwyer to minor-league roving hitting instructor.
Cardinals: Promoted Joe Pettini, Louisville Redbirds manager, to minor-league field coordinator.
Magic: Waived F Devin Gray (St. Frances).
Auburn: Agreed to five-year contract with women's basketball coach Joe Ciampi.
Hamilton: Named Tom Cole men's hockey coach.
Indiana, Pa.: Named former Bowie Baysox manager Bobby Miscik baseball coach.
Le Moyne: Named Julia Pilat women's lacrosse coach.
Prairie View A&M: Reinstated interim football coach Hensley Sapenter Jr. but removed him as athletic director.
Minnesota: Named Laura Halldorson women's hockey coach.
Saints: Announced tight ends coach Bruce Arians will be quarterbacks coach and will call offensive plays.
Seahawks: Placed FB Reggie Brown on injured reserve. Activated FB Oscar Gray from practice squad.
Falcons: Signed QB Billy Joe Tolliver to roster and QB Mike Cawley to practice squad; released OT Dave Richards.
Jaguars: Signed G Barry Stokes to practice squad; released LB Cedric Thornton from practice squad.
Buccaneers: Signed TE John Farquhar.
Colts: Signed DB David Tate to a contract extension.
Whalers: Assigned LW Hnat Domenichelli to AHL Springfield.
Devils: Recalled C Denis Pederson from AHL Albany.
Islanders: Agreed to terms with D Doug Houda. Recalled LW Brent Hughes from IHL Utah.
Stars: Recalled LW Marc Labelle from IHL Michigan; reassigned LW Patrick Cote to IHL Michigan.
Kings: Sent C Paul DiPetro to IHL Phoenix.
Albany (AHL): Announced LW Jeff Williams has been reassigned to ECHL Raleigh.
Carolina (AHL): Announced LW wing Chad Cabana has been reassigned to CHL Port Huron.
Portland (AHL): Loaned G Darryll Paquette to ECHL Hampton; received C Stephan Ustorf on loan from the Washington Capitals; announced LW Andrew Burnette has been recalled by Washington.
Providence (AHL): Announced RW Tim Sweeney has been recalled by the Boston Bruins.
Syracuse (AHL): Loaned D John Blessman to ECHL Wheeling.
Pub Date: 10/24/96