Blue Jays re-signed LHP Colt Hynes to a minor league contract.
Cubs designated LHP Edgar Olmos for assignment.
Cubs claimed LHP C.J. Riefenhauser off waivers from the Orioles.
Diamondbacks sent LHP Will Locante outright to Triple-A Reno.
Giants manager Bruce Bochy confirmed on Friday that Denard Span will start in center field and bat leadoff this season.
Phillies sent LHP Bobby LaFromboise outright to Triple-A Lehigh Valley.
Brewers signed RHP Blaine Boyer to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
Masahiro Tanaka (elbow) indicated Friday that he "can't say for sure" whether he'll be ready for Opening Day.
Robert Murray of BaseballEssential.com reports that the Padres have tried to trade Matt Kemp this offseason.
The agent for Cuban outfielder Lazaro Armenteros, Charles Hairston, said Friday that his client is not close to a decision.
MLB Network's Jon Heyman reports that the Orioles will target a hitter after they complete their contract with Yovani Gallardo.
MLB Network's Jon Heyman reports that the Orioles are hoping to complete a deal for Yovani Gallardo on Friday.
Blue Jays sent RHP Chad Jenkins outright to Triple-A Buffalo.
MLB Network's Jon Heyman hears the Reds believe the Orioles have the prospects to swing a deal for Jay Bruce.
CC Sabathia (knee) began throwing bullpen sessions three weeks ago.