Pirates designated 1B Chris McGuiness for assignment.
Pirates optioned 1B Chris McGuiness, RHP Phil Irwin and 3B Brent Morel to Triple-A Indianapolis; reassigned RHPs Jake Brigham, Cody Eppley and Josh Kinney, LHP Yao-Hsun Yang and INF Chase d'Arnaud to minor league camp.
Tom Singer of MLB.com writes that "the Pirates' early impression of Chris McGuiness is far too good for them to make a quick move for anyone else."
Pirates acquired 1B Chris McGuiness from the Rangers for RHP Miles Mikolas.
Rangers designated 1B Chris McGuiness for assignment.
Rangers optioned 1B Chris McGuiness to Triple-A Round Rock.
Rangers manager Ron Washington said Chris McGuiness will see the majority of the playing time at first base while Mitch Moreland (hamstring) is on the disabled list.
Rangers purchased the contract of 1B Chris McGuiness from Triple-A Round Rock.
Rule 5 Draft pick Chris McGuiness has been returned to the Rangers.
MLB.com's Jordan Bastian reports that Rule 5 pick Chris McGuiness will not make the Indians' Opening Day roster, but the club would like to work out a trade with the Rangers in order to keep him.
Chris McGuiness will get some work in the outfield this spring due to the Indians' depth at first base.
Indians selected 1B Chris McGuiness from the Rangers with the fifth pick in Thursday's Rule 5 Draft.
Chris McGuiness was named as the Arizona Fall League's 2012 MVP on Saturday after hitting .288 with four homers and a league-high 27 RBI.
Rangers acquired 1B Chris McGuinness, RHP Roman Mendez, a player to be named later and cash from the Red Sox for catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia.