According to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports, the Nationals remain in trade discussions with the White Sox for Chris Sale.
White Sox non-tendered RHP Blake Smith.
White Sox and INF Brett Lawrie avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $3.5 million contract.
White Sox and OF Avisail Garcia avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $3 million contract.
ESPN's Jerry Crasnick reports that the Braves are still interested in Chris Sale and Chris Archer.
A rival executive told MLB Network's Jon Morosi that the White Sox are more likely to trade Adam Eaton than Jose Abreu at the winter meetings.
Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports reports that the Nationals, Astros, Red Sox, Rangers and Braves "are starting to separate themselves at the forefront" in trade talks for Chris Sale.
Tyler Saladino said Tuesday that he believes his back issues are under control.
Jose Quintana will pitch for Team Colombia in the World Baseball Classic in March.
White Sox signed C Roberto Pena to a minor league contract.
Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports hears that the asking price for Chris Sale in trade talks is "maybe even higher" than it was in July.
According to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, Jose Quintana's name hasn't come up in trade talks this offseason.
White Sox signed INF Jose Vinicio to a minor league contract.
White Sox purchased the contract of RHP Brad Goldberg from Triple-A Charlotte.
White Sox purchased the contract of OF Jacob May from Triple-A Charlotte.