Rays activated OF Brandon Guyer from the 60-day disabled list.
FOX Sports' Jon Morosi and Ken Rosenthal report that the Angels, Blue Jays and Tigers have been in contact with Rangers regarding Joakim Soria.
Cardinals claimed C George Kottaras off waivers from the Indians.
Billy Hamilton is back in the Reds' lineup Friday.
ESPN's Jerry Crasnick reports that the Mariners recently scouted Marlon Byrd.
Rockies activated OF Carlos Gonzalez from the 15-day disabled list.
Jonathan Papelbon said Wednesday that it would be a "no-brainer" to waiver his no-trade clause in order to be dealt to a contender.
Hanley Ramirez singled twice over three at-bats in Thursday's win over the Padres before leaving in the eighth inning with a sore right shoulder.
Clayton Kershaw rolled into the All-Star break with another dominant performance in Thursday's complete game victory over the Padres, racking up 11 strikeouts and allowing only one run.
Torii Hunter finished 3-for-6 with two RBI singles and a solo home run as the Tigers walked all over the Royals in a win on Thursday.
Mike Trout went 4-for-5 with a home run, four RBI, and three runs scored as the Angels routed the Rangers on Thursday.
Asdrubal Cabrera ripped a game-tying three-run triple in the seventh inning, helping the Indians come from behind and win against the Yankees on Thursday.