Milwaukee Brewers -- Recalled IF-OF Jim Adduci from Vancouver to replace IF-OF Billy Jo Robidoux, who is on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left knee.
Philadelphia Phillies -- OF Joe Lefebvre, optioned to AAA Portland last week to test his right knee, left the Pacific Coast League club and went home to consider retirement.
Boston Red Sox -- Recalled RHP Rob Woodward from AAA as RHP Al Nipper went on 21-day DL with deep gash in right knee.
Kansas City Royals -- Traded RHP Mark Huismann to Seattle for C Terry Bell, who remains in Class AA; called up RHP Scott Bankhead from AAA.
Chicago White Sox -- Placed LHP Floyd Bannister on 21-day DL, facing arthroscopy on knee injured when he stumbled on a dugout step in Detroit April 21; recalled RHP Joe Cowley from AAA.
New York Yankees -- Activated P Ed Whitson; sent P Mike Armstrong to AAA. FOOTBALL
Chicago Bears -- Signed 16 free agents, including ex-Dallas Cowboys WR Doug Donley.
Miami Dolphins -- Signed RB Speedy Neal and LB John Corker.
Houston Oilers -- Signed eight-year NFL veteran WR John Jefferson, and RB Johnnie Jones of Tennessee, cut by the Seahawks last season; traded San Diego a conditional draft choice for RB Mark Schellen, who spent 1985 season on injured reserve.
Minnesota Vikings -- Signed OL Gary Zimmerman after working out a deal to release him from any obligation to the Memphis Showboats of the U.S. Football League. AUTO RACING
NASCAR Winston Cup -- Geoff Bodine won the pole for Sunday's Coca-Cola 600 at Harrisburg, N.C., qualifying his Chevrolet at 164.511 mph around Charlotte Motor Speedway's quad-oval.