The Athletics have hired Chip Hale as their new third base coach.
Donn Roach has elected free agency.
Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports reports that Tony LaRussa is expected to remain as a special advisor with the Diamondbacks after the hiring of new general manager Mike Hazen.
USA Today's Bob Nightengale thinks that Red Sox bench coach Torey Lovullo is a "strong candidate" to become the Diamondbacks' new manager.
Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports that the Athletics are talking to Chip Hale about their third base coach job.
Jim Bowden of ESPN and SiriusXM reports that Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo tops the Diamondbacks' wish list to be their new president of baseball operations.
Nick Piecoro of the Arizona Republic reports that Rays vice president of baseball operations Chaim Bloom has turned down an offer to interview for the Diamondbacks' general manager job.
Nick Piecoro of the Arizona Republic reports that Rays vice president of baseball operations Chaim Bloom and Royals assistant general manager J.J. Picollo are candidates for the Diamondbacks' GM vacancy.
Eric Sogard has elected free agency.
Athletics sent LHP Felix Doubront outright to Triple-A Nashville.
Athletics sent RHP Jarrod Parker outright to Triple-A Nashville.
Athletics sent RHP Henderson Alvarez outright to Triple-A Nashville.
J.P. Hoornstra of the Orange County Register reports that former Dodgers general manager Ned Colletti is a candidate for the Diamondbacks' GM opening.
Athletics sent RHP J.B. Wendelken outright to Triple-A Nashville.
Athletics sent INF Eric Sogard outright to Triple-A Nashville.