Orioles signed RHP Freddy Garcia to a minor league contract.
According to Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post Dispatch, the Cardinals are in the process of signing free agent catcher A.J. Pierzynski.
Giants purchased the contract of Dan Uggla from Triple-A Fresno.
Pedro Alvarez (knee) remained out of the Pirates' lineup Friday.
Yoenis Cespedes is back in the Athletics' lineup Friday.
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports that the trade market for Jonathan Papelbon "seems light, if existent."
David Ortiz is back in the Red Sox' lineup Friday.
Chris Capuano will start on Saturday against the Blue Jays.
Mark Teixeira (lat) could swing a bat as soon as Friday.
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports that five teams "are said to have shown interest, or at least talked to" the Dodgers about Matt Kemp.
Padres recalled RHP Jesse Hahn from Triple-A El Paso.
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports that the Orioles and Cardinals are among the teams showing trade interest in Kurt Suzuki.