BASEBALL

California Angels -- Owner Gene Autry, 78, had surgery on hip fractured in a fall outside Orange County (Calif.) Courthouse; condition good. Cincinnati Reds -- Put LHP Chris Welsh on 21-day DL, facing arthroscopic left knee repair; activated RHP Mario Soto (DL, sore arm, June 20). Boston Red Sox -- Activated LHP Bruce Hurst (DL, groin, May 31). TENNIS U.S. Pro Championships -- Wimbledon champion Boris Becker withdrew from event beginning Monday in Brookline, Mass., citing sore ankle. BASKETBALL AAU Junior Nationals -- Deveran Ashe (23 points) made two FTs with :08 left as Silver Hill (Potomac Valley) beat North Carolina, 79-78, in Orlando, Fla., to reach 14-under final against Indiana. Sidwell Friends -- Summer league all-star game set tonight, 8, at Georgetown's McDonough Arena. Indiana Pacers -- Waived veteran F Bill Garnett. BOXING IBF -- Stripped Dodie Penalosa of the Philippines of 108-pound title for not defending by July 15. HOCKEY Minnesota North Stars -- Signed Czechoslovakian national team veteran Frantisek Musil to a multiyear contract after meeting him at the U.S. consulate in Zagreb, Yugoslavia, and said he was on his way to America, an unofficial defector. Montreal Canadiens -- Signed Wisconsin LW Ernie Vargas, a 1982 NHL draft pick.