Joel Sherman of the New York Post reports that Joel Hanrahan (elbow) is expected to throw off a mound in about a month and be ready by late March.
Jonathan Papelbon (intercostal) threw a 40-pitch bullpen session Saturday and felt good.
The Mets are expected to call up prospect outfielder Brandon Nimmo on Saturday.
Anthony DiComo of MLB.com reports that the Mets are demoting outfielder Michael Conforto.
Willson Contreras will start in left field Saturday against the Marlins.
Ben Zobrist is not in Saturday's lineup against the Marlins.
Miguel Montero (knee) returned to the Cubs' lineup Saturday versus the Marlins.
Anthony Rizzo (back) is in the Cubs' lineup Saturday versus the Marlins.
Jon Jay (wrist, forearm) remains out of the Padres' lineup Saturday against the Reds.
Marc Carig of Newsday reports that the Mets are expected to officially sign Jose Reyes on Saturday afternoon.
Yankees designated 1B Ike Davis for assignment.
Astros purchased the contract of 1B A.J. Reed from Triple-A Fresno.