Carlos Santana will hit out of the leadoff spot in Game 2 of the World Series against the Cubs on Wednesday.
Jemile Weeks has elected to become a free agent.
Athletics claimed LHP Giovanni Soto off waivers from the Cubs.
Aaron Barrett has elected to become a free agent.
Willson Contreras will start behind the plate in Game 2 of the World Series against the Indians on Wednesday.
Jorge Soler is expected to be in the starting lineup for Game 2 of the World Series against the Indians on Wednesday.
Padres sent RHP Jacob Smith outright to Triple-A El Paso.
Padres sent RHP Jose Dominguez outright to Triple-A El Paso.
Padres sent INF Jemile Weeks outright to Triple-A El Paso.
Brewers re-signed RHP Stephen Kohlscheen to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
Royals prospect right-hander Kyle Zimmer (thoracic outlet syndrome) recently completed a four-week throwing program.
According to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports, "folks would be surprised" if the Diamondbacks didn't hire Red Sox bench coach Torey Lovullo as their next manager.
Indians manager Terry Francona would not say whether Andrew Miller is going to be available for Game 2 of the World Series on Wednesday.
Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram confirms that Rangers assistant general manager Thad Levine is the top candidate to become the Twins' next GM.
Cody Allen worked a scoreless ninth inning in Game 1 of the World Series on Tuesday against the Cubs.