Baseball California -- Recalled shortstop Gus Polidor, pitchers Rich Monteleone, Mike Cook, Urbano Lugo and Vance Lovelace, and outfielder Dante Bichette from Edmonton of the Pacific Coast League (AAA).
Pittsburgh -- Activated catcher Junior Ortiz.
Basketball Albany (CBA) -- Named George Karl coach. College Rose-Hulman -- Named Bill Fenlon basketball coach. Football Dallas -- Activated tackle Kevin Gogan; released offensive lineman Paul Oswald.
Denver -- Waived defensive end Richard Reed.
Houston -- Placed quarterback Warren Moon on injured reserve; activated cornerback Patrick Allen from exempt list.
New Orleans -- Placed guard Steve Trapilo on injured reserve; claimed guard Mark MacDonald off waivers.
NY Giants -- Activated linebacker Carl Banks from exempt list; placed defensive end Jon Carter on injured reserve.
San Francisco -- Released punter Max Runager.
Washington -- Traded quarterback Jay Schroeder to the Los Angeles Raiders for tackle Jim Lachey and draft choices. Hockey St. Louis -- Traded center Doug Gilmour, right wing Mark Hunter, left wing Steve Bozek and defenseman Michael Dark to Calgary for center Mike Bullard, right wing Craig Cox and rights to right wing Tim Corkery.