The Indians are "one of many" teams in on Matt Guerrier, Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish is reporting.
The Mets are meeting with the agent for John Axford and Kevin Gregg on Wednesday, according to MLB Network Radio's Jim Duquette.
A meeting between the Cubs and Jeff Samardzija's representatives on Wednesday was "amicable" but they're still not close to a contract extension, sources tell FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal.
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports that the Cubs' brass will have a meeting with Jeff Samardzija's agents on Wednesday.
Starlin Castro spent three weeks this offseason in the Dominican Republic working with a Cubs' strength coach in an effort to improve his speed an agility.
Bruce Levine of ESPNChicago.com reports that while the Cubs "believe" in Javier Baez as a shortstop, the prospect will "move around" to different positions in spring training.
Bruce Levine of ESPNChicago.com reports that the Cubs have offered Jeff Samardzija an extension higher than five years and $55 million.
Cubs president Theo Epstein said Thursday that Arodys Vizcaino (elbow) has been throwing 98 mph and showing "electric" stuff.
ESPN's Jerry Crasnick hears that the Cubs "plan to do some serious listening" on right-hander Jeff Samardzija at next week's Winter Meetings in Orlando, Florida.
Cubs non-tendered RHP Chang-yong Lim.
Cubs avoided arbitration with 3B Donnie Murphy by agreeing to a one-year, $825,000 contract.
Cubs non-tendered 1B Mat Gamel.
Cubs avoided arbitration with C George Kottaras by agreeing to a one-year, $1.075 million contract.
Cubs non-tendered RHP Daniel Bard.
Cubs re-signed OF Darnell McDonald to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.