According to Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News, there is a January 24 signing deadline on Masahiro Tanaka.
Seung Hwan Oh (groin) said he expects to be available out of the Cardinals' bullpen Thursday.
Hunter Renfroe went 2-for-4 with a two-run homer and four RBI as the Padres edged the Dodgers 6-5 on Wednesday.
Angels manager Mike Scioscia said he expects Mike Trout (shoulder) to play in Friday's series opener against the Astros.
Mark Teixeira hit a walkoff grand slam Wednesday off Joe Kelly as the Yankees beat the Red Sox 5-3.
Miguel Cabrera hammered a three-run homer in the final frame as the Tigers beat the Indians 6-3 in a rainy five inning game on Wednesday.
Carlos Gomez went 3-for-4 and delivered a clutch three-run home run to lead the Rangers over the Brewers 8-5 on Wednesday.
CC Sabathia said that he hopes to continue pitching after the 2017 season.
Anthony DeSclafani worked six innings of one-run ball Wednesday in a win over the Cardinals.
Francisco Liriano turned in a gem on Wednesday, striking out 10 batters while firing 6 1/3 shutout frames, but he had to settle for a no-decision against the Orioles.
John Jaso hit for the cycle in Wednesday's 8-4 win over the Cubs.
Jake Arrieta was hit hard in Wednesday's 8-4 loss to the Pirates, yielding seven earned runs on 10 hits over five innings.