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Liam Hendriks will take the mound as Oakland's opening pitcher for Wednesday's AL Wild Card Game against the Yankees, Jane Lee of MLB.com reports.

Tatis (thumb) has been fully cleared to resume baseball activities and is expected to play winter ball in the Dominican Republic, Jeff Sanders of The San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

Greg Bird is not on the Yankees' roster for the AL Wild Card Game against the Athletics on Wednesday.

Edwards (forearm) said he'll be ready to go for Game 1 of the NLDS on Thursday if the Cubs advance, Jesse Rogers of ESPN.com reports.

Nomar Mazara will not require surgery on his right thumb, Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

General manager Jerry Dipoto said Ichiro Suzuki will be on Seattle's Opening Day roster when the team kicks off its season against the A's in Tokyo, assuming he's healthy, Greg Johns of MLB.com reports. "I would stop short of guaranteeing it, because we have to make sure he's healthy. But he'll be on our roster," Dipoto said. "We feel strongly that it's the right thing to do for our franchise and the right thing to do for the NPB and believe it's the right thing to do for Ichiro. What happens thereafter remains to be seen."

Pedro Strop (hamstring) is available out of the bullpen for Tuesday's NL Wild Card Game against the Rockies, Jesse Rogers of ESPN.com reports.

Ben Zobrist is starting in right field and hitting leadoff in Tuesday's NL Wild Card Game.

Daniel Murphy is starting at second base and hitting sixth in Tuesday's NL Wild Card Game against the Rockies.

Carlos Gonzalez is not in the lineup for Tuesday's NL Wild Card Game against the Cubs, Jesse Rogers of ESPN.com reports.

Jason Heyward is not in the lineup for Tuesday's NL Wild Card Game against the Rockies.

Kyle Schwarber is not in the lineup for Tuesday's NL Wild Card Game against the Rockies.

Aaron Sanchez's surgery last week was performed to repair the UCL on the outside of his right index finger, Mike Wilner of Sportsnet The Fan 590 reports. He's expected to be ready for the start of spring training in February, according to Blue Jays general manager Ross Atkins.

Erik Gonzalez cleared concussion protocol Tuesday, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.

Anthony Rizzo went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in Monday's division-tiebreaking loss to the Brewers.

Josh Hader got the save in Monday's division tiebreaking win over the Cubs by going two innings and giving up only one hit while striking out three.

Jhoulys Chacin (15-8) got the call in the Monday's division-clinching win over the Cubs. He went 5.2 innings and only allowed one run on one hit and two walks while striking out three, but wound up with a no-decision.

Jose Quintana (13-11) took the hill in Monday's loss to the Brewers and wound up with a no-decision. He went five innings and gave up one run on six hits while striking out six.

German Marquez (14-11) allowed four runs (two earned) on five hits and two walks while striking out nine over 4.2 innings and taking the loss Monday against the Dodgers.

Walker Buehler (8-5) pitched 6.2 scoreless innings, allowing one hit and three walks while striking out three and securing the win Monday against the Rockies.