Dan Connolly of the Baltimore Sun reports that the Orioles have had "recent, active dialogue" with the agents of a few starters, including Ervin Santana, Bronson Arroyo and Ubaldo Jimenez.
Orioles declined OF Nick Markakis' $17.5 million option for 2015.
Orioles exercised LHP Wei-Yin Chen's $4.75 million option for 2015.
Dan Haren has exercised his $10 million player option for 2015.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Cubs could announce Joe Maddon as their new manager by Friday.
Red Sox re-signed RHP Koji Uehara to a two-year contract.
Brewers exercised RHP Yovani Gallardo's $13 million club option for 2015.
Mariners exercised RHP Hisashi Iwakuma's $7 million club option for 2015.
Angels exercised RHP Huston Street's $7 million club option for 2015.
Nationals declined RHP Rafael Soriano's $14 million option for 2015.
Nationals declined 1B Adam LaRoche's $15 million option for 2015.
Nationals exercised OF Denard Span's $9 million club option for 2015.