The Pirates elected not to extend a $14.1 million qualifying offer to A.J. Burnett.
ESPN's Jerry Crasnick reports that the Diamondbacks are shopping Gerardo Parra.
Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said Tuesday that he's "not optimistic" Starling Marte (concussion) will be activated from the disabled list when first eligible on Wednesday.
Andy McCullough reports that the Royals have inquired on John Lackey.
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman was told by a Rays source that the team is "talking and willing" on the David Price trade front.
Brandon Belt (concussion) could be cleared to begin a short rehab assignment or possibly be activated from the disabled list by this weekend.
FOX Sports' Jon Morosi reports that it's "increasingly likely" that Jon Lester will be scratched from Wednesday's start due to ongoing trade talks.
George Springer (quad) took batting practice on Tuesday.
Jason Heyward (back) is expected to return to the Braves' lineup on Wednesday or Thursday.
ESPN's Jayson Stark reports that trade talks between the Phillies and Pirates regarding A.J. Burnett are "all but dead."
Athletics manager Bob Melvin said that an MRI on Coco Crisp's neck showed "no changes."
Michael Pineda (back) has been cleared to begin a rehab assignment on Sunday after throwing a successful simulated game Tuesday.