Brett Lawrie played catch Wednesday morning for the first time since his rib cage injury two weeks ago.
Gerrit Cole held the Marlins to two runs over seven innings, earning the win on Wednesday.
Cardinals placed 1B Matt Adams on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right quad.
Orioles designated OF Alejandro De Aza for assignment.
Braves activated 3B Chris Johnson from the 15-day disabled list.
Justin Verlander (triceps) will begin a rehab assignment with Triple-A Toledo on Sunday.
Angels acquired OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis from the Mets in exchange for cash considerations.
Rusney Castillo is not in Wednesday's lineup due to a sore right shoulder.
Tim Britton of the Providence Journal reports that the Red Sox are expected to promote pitching prospect Eduardo Rodriguez.
The Reds are shooting for Sunday against the Nationals for Johnny Cueto's (elbow) return to the rotation.
Doug Fister (elbow) will resume a throwing program on Wednesday.
Danny Duffy (biceps) will throw a bullpen session on Friday.