Charlie Tilson seems to be the backup in center field to start spring training, Scot Gregor of the Chicago Daily Herald reports.
Ian Happ is auditioning for the Cubs' leadoff spot, Carrie Muskat of MLB.com reports.
Adam Engel appears to be sitting atop the depth chart in center field to start spring training, Scot Gregor of the Chicago Daily Herald reports.
Jose Tabata signed with the York Revolution of the Atlantic League Professional Baseball on Thursday, JJ Cooper of Baseball America reports.
Daniel Robertson suffered a bruised left hand after getting hit by a pitch against the Orioles on Friday, Marc Topkin of The Tampa Bay Times reports.
Julio Urias (shoulder) was put on the 60-day disabled list Friday, Andy McCullough of The Los Angeles Times reports.
Daniel Robertson was taken out of Friday's spring game after being struck on the left hand during an at-bat, Marc Topkin of The Tampa Bay Times reports.
Austin Slater is starting in left field in Friday's Cactus League game against the Brewers.
Mike Wright introduced a cutter in his first spring training start, Eduardo A. Encina of The Baltimore Sun reports.
Anthony Rizzo (personal) will take the field against the Rangers on Saturday for the club's second Cactus League contest, Sahadev Sharma of The Athletic reports.
Francisco Liriano agreed to a one-year, $4 million contract with Detroit on Friday, Robert Murray of FanRag Sports reports.
Ben Zobrist (back) was able to take the field for the first time this spring, Carrie Muskat of MLB.com reports.
Zach Neal will start the Dodgers' Cactus League game Saturday against Kansas City, Eric Stephen of TrueBlueLA.com reports.
Ryan Braun will play a number of Cactus League games at first base, Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.
Jose Pirela is playing second base in practice Friday, AJ Cassavell of MLB.com reports.
Dominic Smith has been removed from the starting lineup Friday as a punishment for arriving late, Mike Puma of the New York Post reports.
Danny Santana (quadriceps) will play left field and bat seventh for the club's Grapefruit League opener against the Mets on Friday.
Yasiel Puig was scratched from Friday's spring game against the White Sox due to hip soreness, MLB.com's Ken Gurnick reports.
Robert Gsellman is open to starting the season in the bullpen, NJ.com reports.
Tyler Thornburg (shoulder) has yet to step foot on the mound this spring and is a likely candidate to begin the 2018 season on the disabled list, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.