Angels optioned LHP Brandon Sisk and OF Travis Witherspoon to Triple-A Salt Lake and reassigned RHP A.J. Schugel to minor league camp.
The Rockies have fired pitching coach Jim Wright.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that John Hart will be named the Braves' president of baseball operations.
According to Bob Elliott of the Toronto Sun, the Blue Jays have received calls about Adam Lind.
Tim Lincecum left Wednesday's World Series Game 2 with lower back tightness.
Billy Butler went 2-for-3 with two RBI, driving in the game-winning run as the Royals bested the Giants 7-2 in Game 2 of the World Series on Wednesday.
Dan Haren underwent arthroscopic surgery Wednesday afternoon on his left shoulder.
Michael Morse will serve as the designated hitter again in Game 2 of the World Series against the Royals on Wednesday.
Alcides Escobar will bat leadoff in Game 2 of the World Series against the Giants on Wednesday.
Torii Hunter indicated Wednesday that he's leaning toward continuing his playing career in 2015.
Andy Martino of the New York Daily News hears from "people involved in the process" that the Phillies are "strong contenders" for Cuban outfielder Yasmany Tomas.
Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro, Jr. indicated Tuesday that he expects A.J. Burnett to return next season.