According to Sean McAdam of CSNNE.com, one Red Sox staff member has told others outside the organization that Daniel Bard will be headed back to the bullpen and Alfredo Aceves and Felix Doubront will have spots in the starting rotation.
Diamondbacks and OF A.J. Pollock avoided arbitration by agreeing to a two-year, $10.25 million contract.
Sportsnet's Shi Davidi reports that the Blue Jays have signed Josh Donaldson to a two-year contract worth nearly $29 million.
Padres signed INF/OF Skip Schumaker to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
SB Nation's Chris Cotillo reports that the Tigers and J.D. Martinez have agreed to a two-year contract.
Diamondbacks signed RHP Tyler Clippard to a two-year, $12.25 million contract.
Indians signed RHP Craig Stammen to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
MLB.com's Jesse Sanchez reports that Cuban infielder Yulieski Gourriel has defected from his native country.
Jason Castro will have an arbitration hearing with the Astros on Monday afternoon.
Freddy Garcia will retire from baseball after pitching for his native Venezuela in the Caribbean Series championship game on Sunday.
Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com reports that the Orioles are "checking medicals again and weighing the pros and cons" of signing Yovani Gallardo.
Blue Jays signed RHP Gavin Floyd to a one-year, $1 million contract.