Blue Jays pitching coach Pete Walker said Monday that Aaron Sanchez, who was limited to just eight starts in 2017 due to recurring blister issues, has been sharp in the early stages in spring training and will go through a normal throwing program leading up to Opening Day, Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet.ca reports.
The Reds view Jesse Winker as major-league ready and plan to use a four-man rotation in the outfield this season, the Cincinnati Enquirer's Zach Buchanan reports. "I believe he's a major-league-ready player," Reds manager Bryan Price said. "Some guys have to prove me wrong and others have to prove me right. I just really believe he is ready to get some regular playing time in the big leagues."
Chris Tillman signed a one-year contract with the Orioles on Monday, Jon Heyman of FanRagSports.com reports.
Sharlon Schoop re-signed with the Orioles on a minor-league contract Monday, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.
Travis Wood had the splint on his right index finger removed Friday and isn't expected to face any limitations while playing catch during spring training, Katie Strang of The Athletic Detroit reports.
Alex Presley signed a minor-league contract with an invitation to spring training with Baltimore on Monday, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.
Victor Martinez, who underwent surgery in September to correct an irregular heartbeat, said he went through his normal offseason training program and feels fine for the start of spring training, Jason Beck of MLB.com reports.
Joe Musgrove skipped a scheduled bullpen session Sunday due to right shoulder discomfort, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.
Peter Moylan and the Braves came to terms on a contract Monday, Mark Bowman of MLB.com reports.
Ken Giles worked out in the weight room during the offseason, building himself up to endure a long season, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.
Jose Abreu showed up to camp 15 pounds lighter, and is aiming to become a better defender in 2018, Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com reports.
Cameron Rupp is expected to compete with Andrew Knapp for Philadelphia's backup catching role, Todd Zolecki of MLB.com reports.
Andrew Knapp will compete with teammate Cameron Rupp in spring training for backup catching duties, Todd Zolecki of MLB.com reports.
Cam Bedrosian hopes to stay healthy this season after struggling with a groin injury in 2017, Jeff Fletcher of The Orange County Register reports.
Ivan Nova arrived at camp looking slimmer after losing 10 pounds during the offseason, Adam Berry of MLB.com reports.
Sean Rodriguez arrived for spring training Wednesday feeling 100 percent following an injury-ridden 2017 campaign, Adam Berry of MLB.com reports.
Steven Souza left spring training due to a family matter, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.
Chris Young signed a one-year deal worth $2 million with the Angels on Sunday, Jeff Fletcher of The Orange County Register reports.
Dillon Peters will start the Marlins' Grapefruit League opener Friday against the Cardinals, Craig Davis of the South Florida Sun Sentinel reports.
Leury Garcia (thumb) is expected to arrive at spring training Monday, James Fegan of The Athletic Chicago reports.