Tim Brown of Yahoo! Sports reports that the Rays "appear close" to signing free agent first baseman James Loney.
Troy Tulowitzki (calf, fibula) is expected to miss at least a few days.
Michael Morse is expected to miss a couple of days due to a mild right calf strain.
Angel Pagan is currently dealing with a lower back strain.
Matt Kemp (ankle) played two half-innings in center field Thursday in a minor league intrasquad game.
Cardinals optioned OF Oscar Taveras, C Audry Perez, and RHP Eric Fornataro to Triple-A Memphis.
Jurickson Profar is expected to be sidelined for 3-5 days after having his wisdom teeth removed.
Trevor Cahill (knee) threw a successful bullpen session Thursday.
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports that the Orioles, Rays, and Mets are all talking to the Mariners about a trade for infielder Nick Franklin.
Mariners general manager Jack Zduriencik told Jon Heyman of CBS Sports that the club has had continued dialogue with free agent Kendrys Morales.
Taijuan Walker (shoulder) threw a 25-pitch bullpen session on Thursday morning in Mariners camp.
Yovani Gallardo has been named the Brewers' Opening Day starter by manager Ron Roenicke.