- Fangraphs suggested the best fit for the Dodgers’ second base problem might be the Cubs’ Javier Baez.
- Cubs claimed Dylan Floro off waivers from the Rays.
- Jake Arrieta and the Cubs avoid arbitration by agreeing to a one year extension for $15.6mm.
- David Ross was named by the Cubs as special assistant to baseball operations.
- The Reds traded Dan Straily to the Marlins in exchange for right-handed pitching prospects Luis Castillo and Austin Brice as well as outfield prospect Isaiah White.
- The Brewers signed 26 year old reliever Neftali Feliz to a one-year contract. Feliz is reportedly expected to earn $5.35mm.
- The Pirates have announced the signing of Joey Terdoslavich to a minor-league deal.
- Adam Berry of MLB.com broke down just how valuable Francisco Cervelli’s framing is to the Pirates.