Colby Lewis announced Friday that he has ended his playing career and has accepted a position in the Rangers' front office, T.R. Sullivan of MLB.com reports.
Jung Ho Kang (suspension) has returned to the Dominican Republic in an attempt to receive a U.S. visa, Elizabeth Bloom of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
Martin Perez (elbow) believes he'll be available to pitch by Opening Day, Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.
Devon Travis (knee) is expected to begin running within the next month as part of his offseason knee rehabilitation program, Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Dalton Pompey is fully recovered from the knee injury he suffered last season, Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Mets general manager Sandy Alderson is expected to provide an update later this month regarding David Wright's (shoulder, back) health heading into spring training, Anthony DiComo of MLB.com reports.
Michael Lorenzen is expected to vie for the fifth spot in the Reds' rotation during spring training, Mark Sheldon of MLB.com reports.
Rookie Davis (hip) initiated a throwing program last week, but remains in line to miss the start of spring training, Mark Sheldon of MLB.com reports.
Ryan Tepera is working on developing a split changeup, Arden Zwelling of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Tyler Thornburg, who underwent thoracic outlet syndrome surgery in June, believes he can have a normal spring training and be ready by Opening Day, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.
Trevor May (elbow) has been throwing from 120 feet and hopes to throw off a mound by the end of January, the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.
Hanley Ramirez (shoulder) has already begun throwing following surgery in mid-October, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.
Adam Wilk signed a minor-league contract with the Indians on Saturday which includes an invitation to spring training, Bob Nightengale of USA Today Sports reports.
Yandy Diaz will not need surgery for a sports hernia suffered during winter ball, Zack Meisel of The Athletic Cleveland reports.
Dominic Leone was traded to the Cardinals on Friday along with Conner Greene in exchange for Randal Grichuk.
Randal Grichuk was traded to the Blue Jays on Friday in exchange for Conner Greene and Dominic Leone.
Michael Pineda (elbow) could return in August or September this season but wouldn't be used as a starter, Twins Executive Vice President Derek Falvey told freelance writer Brian Hall.
Chasen Bradford was claimed off waivers by Seattle on Friday.
Miguel Sano (lower leg) remains in Florida to continue his rehab while the Twins are hopeful that he will be ready to go by Opening Day, LaVelle E. Neal of The Star Tribune reports.
Zach Vincej agreed to a minor-league deal with Seattle on Friday which includes an invite to spring training.