- Braves add veteran pitcher Bud Norris to young rotation
ATLANTA (AP) — The Braves have added a veteran pitcher to their young rotation, agreeing to a one-year contract with right-hander Bud Norris.
- Catcher Alex Avila and White Sox reach $2.5 million deal
CHICAGO (AP) — Free agent catcher Alex Avila and the Chicago White Sox have agreed to a $2.5 million, one-year contract.
- A's acquire Jed Lowrie from Astros for minor league reliever
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Infielder Jed Lowrie is returning to Oakland after a one-year stay in Houston.
- Catcher Geovany Soto and Angels agree to $2.8 million deal
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Free-agent catcher Geovany Soto and the Los Angeles Angels have agreed to a $2.8 million, one-year contract.
- Rockies' Reyes pleads not guilty to abusing wife in Hawaii
WAILUKU, Hawaii (AP) — Colorado Rockies shortstop Jose Reyes is pleading not guilty to allegations of abusing his wife at a Hawaii resort.