Rays manager Kevin Cash said Thursday that Alex Colome is "still very much a factor" for the No. 5 starter spot despite his visa issues.
Jeff Samardzija said Thursday that contract extension talks with the White Sox "hasn't even been a topic of conversation."
Royals general manager Dayton Moore said Thursday that the club has yet to make a decision on Brandon Finnegan's role for the 2015 season.
Hank Conger (wrist) will start Saturday's Grapefruit League game against the Yankees.
Jesse Crain (biceps, shoulder) is scheduled to throw live batting practice early next week.