9:41 pm: The Rangers continue to have dialogue with the agents for free agent OF Nelson Cruz (Durrett).
Updated, 8:34 pm: The Rangers are focused on signing free agent outfielders Shin-Soo Choo and Nelson Cruz (Sullivan). Talks are reaching a critical stage with the Rangers (Rosenthal) and Diamondbacks (Rosenthal), at which point Arizona could then trade Tyler Skaggs and Trevor Cahill to the Angeles for OF Mark Trumbo (Passan).
6:50 pm: Free agent OF Rajai Davis is expected to sign a new contract – somewhere – in the next couple of days (Kubatko).
6:33 pm: Rival executives believe the most likely return to the Yankees in a trade for OF Brett Gardner is a fourth starter (McCullough).
3:50 pm: The Orioles met with the agents for free agent OF Nelson Cruz (Rosenthal).
12:56 pm: The Phillies are actively shopping OF Domonic Brown (Passan).