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.
Mariners designated 1B Ji-Man Choi for assignment.