Anthony Fenech of the Detroit Free Press believes that Tyler Collins will claim one of the final bench spots on the Tigers' Opening Day roster.
Chugoku Shimbun and Sports Nippon report that Hiroki Kuroda will return to Japan to play for the Hiroshima Toyo Carp next season.
Rays signed RHP Jhan Marinez to a minor league contract.
Astros sent LHP Darin Downs outright to Triple-A Fresno.
Indians signed RHP Jeff Manship to a minor league contract.
MASN Sports' Roch Kubatko reports that the Orioles have re-signed Delmon Young to a one-year contract, pending a physical.
FOX Sports' Jon Morosi writes that "there's a decent chance" the Rays will trade Ben Zobrist before Opening Day.
Rays sent RHP Brandon Gomes outright to Triple-A Durham.
Twins sent C Eric Fryer outright to Triple-A Rochester.
Twins sent OF Chris Parmelee outright to Triple-A Rochester.
Twins signed RHP Tim Stauffer to a one-year, $2.2 million contract.
Blue Jays claimed LHP Scott Barnes off waivers from the Rangers.
Athletics sent RHP Fernando Rodriguez outright to Triple-A.
Indians sent LHP Nick Maronde outright to Triple-A Columbus.
Twins signed OF Wilkin Ramirez to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.