Red Sox principal owner John Henry told the Boston Herald that extension talks with impending free agent Jon Lester have been tabled until after the 2014 season.
Matt Harvey (dehydration) is expected to be fine.
Tim Lincecum underwent season-ending surgery early Thursday morning on his hip.
Cardinals GM John Mozeliak acknowledged Wednesday that any contract talks with Jason Heyward will likely have to wait until after the World Series.
Phil Hughes (back) threw a successful bullpen session on Thursday morning at Target Field.
Erik Johnson will start Sunday in Kansas City.
Glen Perkins (back) won't be with the Twins for the start of their upcoming road trip.
Jose Peraza will be out for at least the next 3-5 games due to a sore hamstring.
Miguel Sano is not in the Twins' starting lineup on Thursday afternoon against the White Sox.
Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports that the Dodgers are calling up top infield prospect Corey Seager.
Carlos Gonzalez had a grand slam, a two-run homer and a sac fly to power the Rockies to a 9-4 win over the Diamondbacks on Wednesday.
Clayton Kershaw tied a career-high with 15 strikeouts in Wednesday's complete-game gem against the Giants, a 2-1 victory.