Royals released LHP Wandy Rodriguez.
Edwin Encarnacion (hernia) began running on Thursday.
Angels signed LHP Edward Paredes to a minor league contract.
Braves signed RHP Joel de la Cruz to a minor league contract.
Diamondbacks signed UTIL Anthony Seratelli to a minor league contract.
Cardinals signed RHP Deck McGuire to a minor league contract.
Pirates signed RHP Curtis Partch to a minor league contract.
Dodgers re-signed RHP Matt West to a minor league contract.
Jee-ho Yoo of the Yonhap News reports that Dae-ho Lee of South Korea will meet with major league teams in early December.
The Angels have hired Bud Black as a special assistant to GM Billy Eppler.
White Sox GM Rick Hahn indicated that Erik Johnson's a front-runner to be part of the White Sox rotation in 2016.
Braves signed RHP Bud Norris to a one-year, $2.5 million contract.
Brandon Gomes has elected free agency.
Dee Gordon said on MLB Network's "Hot Stove" show Wednesday morning that his agent has been in discussions with the Marlins about a contract extension.
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports that the Orioles have reached out to the representatives for free agent right-hander Yovani Gallardo.