FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Rangers and J.P. Arencibia are "progressing towards a deal."
WFAN's Sweeney Murti hears that Robinson Cano is unhappy with how much the Yankees offered him compared to what they gave to Jacoby Ellsbury.
Bruce Levine of ESPNChicago.com reports that while the Cubs "believe" in Javier Baez as a shortstop, the prospect will "move around" to different positions in spring training.
Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register hears that Bronson Arroyo and Bartolo Colon are "very low" on the Angels' wish list at the moment.
Angels signed LHP Clay Rapada to a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training.
Dodgers re-signed RHP Brian Wilson to a one-year, $10 million contract.
Chris Cotillo of MLBDailyDish.com reports that four teams are "seriously interested" in Jerome Williams.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Marlins have agreed to terms with Rafael Furcal on a one-year contract.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Royals have not made Carlos Beltran a three-year, $48 million offer.
Peter Gammons of MLB Network reports that the Red Sox are "in" on Shin-Soo Choo.
Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports that the White Sox have agreed to terms with Ronald Belisario on a one-year, $3 million contract.
David Waldstein of the New York Times was told by a source with knowledge of the Mariners' plans that the club will offer Robinson Cano a nine-year, $225 million contract.
Bruce Levine of ESPNChicago.com reports that the Cubs have offered Jeff Samardzija an extension higher than five years and $55 million.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Mariners have made an offer to Robinson Cano, but it did not exceed $200 million.
Nationals manager Matt Williams said in an interview on MASN-TV Thursday that Stephen Strasburg (elbow) could be behind by 4-5 days at the start of spring training.