The Pirates traded Ivan Nova to the White Sox on Tuesday in exchange for minor-league pitcher Yordi Rosario and $500,000 in international bonus pool money, Jon Heyman of FancredSports.com reports.
New Rangers manager Chris Woodward told TR Sullivan of MLB.com that Jose Leclerc "might be more a two- or three-inning guy, that can pitch some significant innings for us that gives us more a chance to win more games."
Buster Posey (hip) is making considerable progress, although he may take on a lighter workload to start the 2019 season, Kerry Crowley of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Corey Seager (elbow) has transitioned from rehab to training and remains on track in his recovery process, David Vassegh of AM 570 LA Sports reports.
Ryan Goins agreed to a minor-league contract with the White Sox on Monday and has been invited to spring training, Chris Cotillo of MassLive.com reports.
Andrew Triggs (shoulder) is expected to have a normal spring training, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
Paul Blackburn (elbow) should be healthy for the start of spring training, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
Shohei Ohtani (elbow) continues to make progress after undergoing Tommy John surgery and now has full range of motion in his right elbow, Rhett Bollinger of MLB.com reports.
Danny Salazar (shoulder) is expected to start a throwing program sometime this week in Arizona, Paul Hoynes of the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.
Jordan Patterson inked a minor-league contract with the Reds on Monday, Bobby Nightengale of The Cincinnati Enquirer reports.
Miguel Cabrera (biceps) has started hitting and is expected to be 100 percent for the start of spring training, Chris McCosky of The Detroit News reports.
Stephen Vogt (shoulder) said he intends to play in 2019, Chris Cotillo of MassLive.com reports.
Jose Lobaton signed a minor-league contract with the Mariners on Monday, Chris Cotillo of MassLive.com reports.
Tyson Ross signed a one-year, $5.75 million contract with the Tigers on Monday, Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reports.
Contrary to earlier reports at the MLB Winter Meetings, the Reds are not 'actively shopping' Scooter Gennett, Mark Sheldon of MLB.com reports.
Kaleb Cowart was claimed off waivers by the Mariners on Monday.
Carlos Asuaje was claimed off waivers by the Rangers on Monday, Jeff Sanders of The San Diego Union-Tribune reports.
Colby Rasmus is "done and enjoying life," Jon Heyman of FancredSports.com reports.
Mike Gerber was claimed off waivers by the Giants on Monday.
Ryan Meisinger was claimed off waivers by the Cardinals on Monday.