Red Sox manager John Farrell said Thursday that they "fully expect" Clay Buchholz to start Game 4 of the World Series on Sunday.
Jason Heyward (side) is back in the Cubs' lineup Friday.
Curtis Granderson (calf) is not expected to return to the lineup this weekend.
Hanley Ramirez (side) is not in the Red Sox' lineup Friday.
The Nationals have not yet ruled out Stephen Strasburg (back) starting on Sunday against the Reds.
Twins optioned DH Byung-ho Park to Triple-A Rochester.
Twins activated 3B/OF Miguel Sano from the 15-day disabled list.
The Blue Jays don't expect to get Jose Bautista (toe) back before the All-Star break.
Buster Posey went 2-for-6 with a three-run home run in Thursday's 12-6 win over the A's.
Madison Bumgarner posted a rare misstep of a start in Thursday's 12-6 win over the A's, allowing four runs on seven hits over 6 1/3 innings.
Chase d'Arnaud went 2-for-5 with a double, two RBI and a stolen base in the Braves' 8-5 win over the Marlins on Thursday.
Cameron Maybin went 3-for-4 with four RBI, including a three-run double in the ninth inning that capped an eight-run inning for the visitors, as the Tigers beat the Rays 10-7 on Thursday.