ESPN's Jim Bowden reports that the Indians are "continuing their aggressive pursuit" of Nick Swisher.
According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the Cubs are among the teams showing interest in Stephen Drew.
Rusney Castillo batted .405 in 10 games with Criollos de Caguas of the Puerto Rico Winter League.
According to FOX Sports' Jon Morosi, the Yankees, Royals, Rays, and Blue Jays are keeping in touch with Asdrubal Cabrera.
According to FOX Sports' Jon Morosi, the Orioles continue to have "ongoing dialogue" with Colby Rasmus.
Brendan Kennedy of the Toronto Star reports that Japanese infielder Takashi Toritani is "mulling offers" from the Blue Jays and Padres.
Starlin Castro has been cleared of any involvement in a shooting in the Dominican Republic.
A source tells CSNPhilly.com that the Phillies have signed Wandy Rodriguez to a minor league contract.
Chugoku Shimbun and Sports Nippon report that Hiroki Kuroda will return to Japan to play for the Hiroshima Toyo Carp next season.
Nationals signed 2B Dan Uggla to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
Kenta Maeda has officially re-signed with the Hiroshima Carp of Nippon Professional Baseball.
Carlos Gonzalez (knee) announced Wednesday that he has been cleared to begin hitting.