Mariners pitching prospect Danny Hultzen will remain shut down for about 10 more days as he continues recovering from irritation in his left shoulder.
Cubs acquired LHP Felix Doubront from the Cubs for a player to be named later or cash considerations.
Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak told Bernie Miklasz of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch that he was never close to trading outfielder Oscar Taveras.
Dallas Keuchel tossed his fourth complete game of the season in Wednesday's 8-1 rout of the A's.
Matt Harvey (elbow) has been cleared to begin throwing off a mound next week.
Avisail Garcia (shoulder) has been cleared to begin a rehab assignment Friday at Triple-A Charlotte.
Nate Jones underwent Tommy John surgery Tuesday.
Chris Davis (flu) is out again Wednesday.
Joel Sherman of the New York Post reports that the Astros are looking to trade Chris Carter.
Lucas Duda singled in a run and launched a two-run homer in Wednesday's win over the Phillies.
Tanner Roark delivered seven innings of one-run ball Wednesday in the Nationals' 4-3 defeat of the Marlins.
ESPN's Jayson Stark reports that the Mariners are "out" on Marlon Byrd.