Cubs signed OF Darnell McDonald to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
Joc Pederson singled, doubled, and scored a run in two at-bats in Wednesday's Cactus League opener.
Raisel Iglesias, making his spring training debut, surrendered two unearned runs in a loss against the Indians on Wednesday.
Jose Iglesias told reporters that he "ran full bore" for the first time in Wednesday's game.
Mike Minor has been scratched from his scheduled Grapefruit League debut Sunday against the Astros due to tightness in his left (throwing) shoulder.
Nick Castellanos hit a two-run homer in the Tigers' 5-4 win over the Orioles on Wednesday.
Carlos Beltran (elbow) will make his Grapefruit League debut on Friday.
Making his exhibition debut, Alex Rodriguez singled and walked in his three plate appearances Wednesday versus the Phillies.
Josh Harrison exited Wednesday's Grapefruit League game against the Blue Jays with left ankle discomfort.
Masahiro Tanaka (elbow) is likely to make his Grapefruit League debut on March 12 against the Braves.
Rusney Castillo will miss at least one week with a left oblique strain.
The Athletics have decided to move Coco Crisp to left field.