The Los Angeles Dodgers acquired right- handed pitcher Juan Nicasio from the Colorado Rockies on Monday.
Free agent outfielder Josh Willingham has chosen to retire after 11 major league seasons.
The 2015 National Baseball Hall of Fame ballot includes 17 new additions, including Cy Young Award winning pitchers Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez and John Smoltz.
The Boston Red Sox are apparently set to make a big splash in free agency, as reports indicate that both Hanley Ramirez and Pablo Sandoval have agreed to multi-million dollar contracts.
The Oakland Athletics acquired first baseman Ike Davis from the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday, three days after he was designated for assignment.
The Cleveland Indians acquired right- handed pitcher Charles Brewer from the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday for cash considerations.
The Los Angeles Dodgers acquired right- handed pitcher Mike Bolsinger from the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday for cash considerations.
The Chicago White Sox have reportedly agreed to a two-year contract with first baseman Adam LaRoche on Friday.
The Boston Red Sox have offered free-agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval a five-year deal, according to a report.
Longtime major league outfielder Raul Ibanez is one of three finalists for the vacant Tampa Bay Rays managerial position, the team announced Friday.
Former Texas A&M and NFL linebacker Larry Kelm died in a hunting accident, the university announced Monday.
Kasey Kahne will continue to drive for Hendrick Motorsports through the 2018 Sprint Cup season, signing a three-year contract extension on Thursday.
The Kansas City Chiefs placed Eric Berry on the non-football illness list Monday after a mass was discovered on the right side of his chest, leading to fears the safety might have lymphoma.
Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins and Toronto Raptors guard Lou Williams were named NBA Players of the Week on Monday.
Vancouver Canucks right wing Jannik Hansen, Detroit Red Wings left wing Tomas Tatar and Dallas Stars left wing Jamie Benn have been selected as the NHL's top players for last week.