Cody Ross had a big night against his former team on Friday, going 4-for-5 with a home run, three RBI, two runs scored, and a stolen base in a 7-6 win over the Red Sox.
Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel reports that the Brewers have reached an agreement with Neal Cotts.
Phillies signed RHP Chad Billingsley to a one-year, $1.5 million contract.
Red Sox and OF Daniel Nava avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $1.85 million contract.
Blue Jays signed RHP Ronald Belisario to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
Jayson Werth will begin serving his five-day jail sentence in Fairfax County, Virginia on Friday.
Brandon Beachy isn't planning to sign with a team until sometime in early- to mid-February.
The Blue Jays have been in contact with the representatives for Francisco Rodriguez, according to Jon Morosi of FOX Sports.
Giants released 2B Marco Scutaro.
Mets and RHP Jenrry Mejia avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $2.595 million contract.
Angels and 3B David Freese avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $6.425 million contract.
White Sox designated OF Dayan Viciedo for assignment.