Royals non-tendered 2B Chris Getz.
Yasmany Tomas had a monster day at the dish on Wednesday, blasting a pair of home runs and plating five as the Diamondbacks routed the Brewers 8-1 at Miller Park in Milwaukee.
Mets manager Terry Collins said that Jeurys Familia will not be available for Thursday's game against the Rockies.
Lance McCullers matched his season high with 10 strikeouts over six innings of one-run ball in an impressive victory over the Yankees on Wednesday.
Jon Gray led the Rockies to a 3-1 victory on Wednesday by holding the Orioles to one run in seven innings, allowing five hits and two walks while fanning three.
Gerrit Cole allowed only one run in a masterful 10-1 complete game victory over the Mariners on Wednesday.
Pirates prospect Steven Brault will start against the Brewers on Friday.
Carlos Gomez left Wednesday's game against the Yankees due to a right hamstring strain.
Jose Reyes (intercostal strain) will not play until Friday at the earliest.
Dan Straily pitched well in Wednesday's 2-1 win over the Giants, surrendering one run on three hits over 7 2/3 innings.
Madison Bumgarner was stupendous in Wednesday's 2-1 loss to the Reds, striking out nine and allowing two runs (one earned) on five hits over eight innings.
Rangers acquired RHP Lucas Harrell and LHP Dario Alvarez from the Braves for INF Travis Demeritte.