Aramis Ramirez (knee) is expected to be activated from the disabled list on Friday.
Bruce Levine of 670thescore.com has been told by two sources that the Pirates are "in pursuit" of Jon Lester.
Kyle Gibson struck out seven, allowing only two hits, over seven shutout innings in the Twins' 2-1 defeat of the Royals on Tuesday.
Manny Machado sent the Orioles home winners, belting a walk-off solo home run to left field in the 12th inning on Tuesday against the Angels.
Henderson Alvarez threw seven scoreless innings in the Marlins' 3-0 shutout of the Nationals on Tuesday.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Phillies have had no offers and "no meaningful dialogue" with teams inquiring on Cole Hamels.
Hisashi Iwakuma improved to 9-5 after holding the Indians to two runs over seven innings in Tuesday's win.
FOX Sports' Jon Morosi reports that the Mariners are talking to the Twins about Josh Willingham.
Alex Cobb struck out 12 while allowing one run over eight innings, and the Rays beat the Brewers 5-1 on Tuesday.
WEEI.com's Rob Bradford and Alex Speier were told by a rival general manager that a Jon Lester trade is likely to be completed late Tuesday night or Wednesday morning.
Jose Abreu went 3-for-4, hitting a two-run home run and a two-run double in Tuesday's trampling of the Tigers.
Marcus Stroman improved to 7-2, allowing one run over seven innings as the Blue Jays hung on to victory against the Red Sox on Tuesday.