BASEBALL Milwaukee Brewers -- Bought OF Brad Komminsk, 26, from their Denver affiliate. He led AAA players with 32 home runs this season, hitting .296 with 89 RBI. Brewers assigned OF Dave Klipstein, 27, to Reds' farm in AAA Nashville to complete Aug. 7 deal in which Milwaukee acquired P Mike Konderla. Klipstein hit .277 with eight homers and 59 RBI with Denver. HOCKEY Hartford Whalers -- Cut C Ron Chyzowski, C Brian Johnson, C George Perperidis, W Mickey Krampotich, W Joe Tracey, W Kelly Chase, W Terry Yake, W George Beaucheane, D Ken Lovsin, D Brian Chapman, D Mark LaForge and G Ross McKay; sent W Ally Cook and D Gary Stewart to Milwaukee of the International Hockey League. Minnesota North Stars -- Cut C Den Kolstad.New Jersey Devils -- Released RW Bill McMillan and signed RW Wally Chapman; C Adam Morrison returned to University of Alberta.

BASKETBALL Madison Square Garden and the Metropolitan Intercollegiate Basketball Association have extended for three years their contract for basketball's preseason Big Apple National Invitation Tournament.

COLLEGES Marist -- Tom Albright quit as men's and women's diving coach.Pace -- Named Peter Leach assistant men's basketball coach and David Clapp assistant athletic trainer. Washington State -- WR Tom Owens quit school.

SOCCER Baltimore Blast -- Acquired four-time all-star Helmut Dudek from the Minnesota Strikers in exchange for a future consideration.