Jason Kipnis is dealing with soreness in his lower back and will be held out of for the start of Cactus League play as a result, Paul Hoynes of Cleveland.com reports.
Brandon Guyer will be sidelined for a couple days due to inflammation in his left wrist, Paul Hoynes of Cleveland.com reports.
Daniel Hudson was traded to the Rays on Friday alongside minor-league infielder Tristan Gray and cash considerations in exchange for Corey Dickerson.
Adalberto Mondesi will officially be known as "Adalberto" going forward, Josh Vernier of 610 Sports reports.
Brandon Drury said he made changes to his swing this offseason in an attempt to hit more home-runs, Brendan Kuty of NJ.com reports.
Corey Dickerson was traded to the Pirates in exchange for Daniel Hudson, Tristan Gray and cash considerations Thursday.
Jose Peraza will start Friday's Cactus League opener against the Indians, Mark Sheldon of MLB.com reports.
Devon Travis (knee) will make his first spring game appearance Sunday, Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Matt Olson (hamstring) will be in the lineup for Friday's Cactus League contest against the Angels, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
Luke Hochevar's (shoulder) agent, Scott Boras, said Tuesday that his client isn't ready to retire and is hopeful to pitch again in the majors, Rustin Dodd of The Kansas City Star reports.
Shohei Ohtani (ankle, elbow) is set to face Milwaukee on Saturday during the Angels' Cactus League contest, Pedro Moura of The Athletic reports.
Chad Pinder (concussion) will take the field for Oakland's first Cactus League game against the Angels on Friday, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
Yoenis Cespedes (hamstring) could appear in a Grapefruit League game as soon as Sunday against Miami, Matt Ehalt of The Record reports.
Ben Zobrist, who has been battling a back injury to begin spring training, could see a reduced role this season at the expense of Ian Happ, the Chicago Tribune reports.
Martin Perez (elbow) threw a live batting practice session Thursday, Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.
The Cubs may lean heavily on Ian Happ in a utility role to reduce the workload of Ben Zobrist this season, the Chicago Tribune reports.
Andrew Miller was able to return to the mound Thursday after missing the past couple days due to the flu, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.
Cubs manager Joe Maddon suggested that Javier Baez may approach 600 plate appearances in 2018, the Chicago Tribune reports.
Andrew Toles (knee) will play the outfield in one of the team's split-squad Cactus League games Saturday, Bill Plunkett of the Orange County Register reports.
Zack Wheeler (arm) will start the Mets' Grapefruit League opener Friday against the Braves, Matt Ehalt of The Bergen Record reports.