Thursday’s Sports Transactions
NEW YORK YA (AP) _ igned Curt Young, pitcher, to a contract with Columbus of the International League. National League
ATLANTA BRAVES-Activated Alejandro Pena, pitcher, from the 15-day disabled list. Optioned Pete Smith, pitcher, to Richmond of the International League.
HOUSTON ASTROS-Signed Phil Nevin, third baseman, to a minor-league contract.
PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES-Recalled Kyle Abbott, pitcher, and Wes Chamberlain, outfielder, from Scranton-Wilkes-Barre of the International League. Optioned Kim Batiste, shortstop and Cliff Brantley, pitcher, to Scranton-Wilks-Barre.
SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS-Signed Jim Rosenbohm, Jeff Myers, Jorge Vazquez, and Mark Saugstad, pitchers; Benji Simonton and Kumundae Miller, outfielders; and Armond Anderson and Keith Stafford, infielders, to minor-league contracts. BASKETBALL Continental Basketball Association
SIOUX FALLS SKYFORCE-Signed Kevin McKenna, coach and director of basketball operations, for the 1992-93 season. HOCKEY National Hockey League
WASHINGTON CAPITALS-Signed Ken Sabourin, defenseman. International Hockey League
IHL-Elected Russel A. Parker, owner and president of the Kansas City Blades, chairman of the board of governors. HORSE RACING
CHURCHILL DOWNS-Named William S. Farish chairman. SOCCER World Cup USA 1994
WORLD CUP USA-Named Wayne Baruch senior vice president and executive producer of entertainment and promotions. American Professional Soccer League
TAMPA BAY ROWDIES-Signed Chris Charles, defender, and Billy Ronson, midfielder, to a 30-day contract. COLLEGE
BELMONT ABBEY-Named Tim Jaegar men’s interim basketball coach.
COLGATE-Named Liz Feeley women’s basketball coach.
MAINE-Named Joanne Palombo-McCallie women’s basketball coach.
WILLIAM PATERSON-Named Jerry Dallessio men’s basketball coach.