Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez said Wednesday that Freddy Garcia will start Game 4 of the NLDS against the Dodgers, if necessary.
The Rangers are hopeful that Shin-Soo Choo (ankle) can avoid the disabled list.
Russell Martin expects to return to the Pirates' starting lineup on Friday in St. Louis.
Red Sox activated OF Shane Victorino from the 15-day disabled list.
According to Joel Sherman of the New York Post, Michael Pineda has been suspended 10 games for using pine tar in his start Wednesday against the Red Sox.
Corey Kluber righted the ship in a big way on Thursday, going the distance and striking out 11 in the Indians' 5-1 win over the Royals.
Mariners optioned RHP Erasmo Ramirez to High-A High Desert.
Brewers activated RHP Brandon Kintzler from the 15-day disabled list.
Cubs prospect C.J. Edwards is in Chicago on Thursday for an examination of his right shoulder.
Cubs manager Rick Renteria said Thursday that he does not have a designated closer at this point.
A.J. Pollock (neck) is out of the Diamondbacks' starting lineup again on Thursday versus the Cubs.
Diamondbacks placed OF Mark Trumbo on the 15-day disabled list with a stress fracture in his left foot.