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Oct 23, 2014

The Arizona Diamondbacks named Bryan Minniti assistant general manager and Mike Russell professional scouting coordinator.

The Atlanta Braves named John Hart president of baseball operations.

The Boston Red Sox named Chili Davis hitting coach.

The Colorado Rockies announced pitching coaches Jim Wright and Bo McLaughlin will not return in 2015.

The Milwaukee Brewers named Darnell Coles hitting coach and signed him to a one-year contract.

The New York Mets named Kevin Long hitting coach and Dustin Clarke strength and conditioning coach.

The Philadelphia Phillies signed OF Grady Sizemore to a one-year contract.

The Pittsburgh Pirates agreed to terms with RHP Josh Stinson on a minor league contract.

The San Diego Padres named Sam Geaney director of player development.

Oct 22, 2014

The Minnesota Twins declined their 2015 contract option for 2015 on RHP Jared Burton, making him a free agent.

The San Diego Padres fired hitting coach Phil Plantier.

Oct 21, 2014

The Philadelphia Phillies agreed to terms with RHP Jerome Williams on a one-year contract.

Oct 20, 2014

The Cincinnati Reds fired third base coach Steve Smith.

The Detroit Tigers named Dave Littlefield major league scout.

Oct 17, 2014

The Houston Astros named Trey Hillman bench coach, Dave Hudgens hitting coach, Gary Pettis third base coach and outfield/baserunning instructor, and Rich Dauer first base coach and infield instructor.

The Tampa Bay Rays promoted Chaim Bloom and Erik Neander to vice presidents of baseball operations.

Oct 16, 2014

The Texas Rangers named Jeff Banister manager.

The Arizona Diamondbacks named Mark Grace assistant hitting coach, Andy Green third base coach, Glenn Sherlock bench coach, Henry Blanco coach and bullpen catcher, Mike Harkey pitching coach, Dave McKay first base coach, Mel Stottlemyre Jr. bullpen coach and Turner Ward hitting coach.

Oct 15, 2014

The Texas Rangers declined to exercise the team option for 2015 on OF Alex Rios.

The Toronto Blue Jays signed INF Jonathan Diaz to a minor league contract.

Oct 14, 2014

The Kansas City Royals named Andrew Friedman president of baseball operations. Announced general manger Ned Colletti will stay on as a senior adviser to team president and CEO.

The Tampa Bay Rays named Matt Silverman president of baseball operations and Brian Auld team president.

Oct 13, 2014

The Arizona Diamondbacks named Chip Hale manager and signed him to a two-year contract.

Oct 9, 2014

The Baltimore Orioles agreed to terms with SS J.J. Hardy on a three-year contract.

The Houston Astros declined their 2015 option for RHP Matt Albers.

The Oakland Athletics claimed RHP Jorge De Leon off waivers vfrom Houston. Released DH Adam Dunn.

Oct 8, 2014

The Colorado Rockies announced the resignations of executive vice president, chief baseball officer/general manager Dan O'Dowd and assistant general manager/senior vice president of major league operations Bill Geivett. Named Jeff Bridich senior vice president/general manager.

The Los Angeles Angels claimed OF Alfredo Marte off waivers from Arizona.

The Los Angeles Dodgers announced the retirement of RHP Josh Beckett.

Oct 7, 2014

The Los Angeles Angels claimed OF Roger Kieschnick and OF Alredo Marte off outright waivers from Arizona.

The Toronto Blue Jays claimed RHP Bo Schultz off waivers from Arizona.

Oct 6, 2014

The Chicago Cubs claimed LHP Joseph Ortiz off waivers from Texas.

Oct 4, 2014

The Baltimore Orioles traded RHP Preston Guilmet to Pittsburgh for cash.

Oct 3, 2014

The Atlanta Braves announced manager Fredi Gonzalez will return next season.

Oct 2, 2014

The New York Mets announced hitting coach Lamar Johnson and assistant hitting coach Luis Natera will not return to their positions in 2015 and have been offered positions within the minor league system. Announced the resignation of major league strength and conditioning coach Jim Malone. Announced strength and conditioning consultant Mike Barwis will oversee all major league and minor league strength and conditioning.

The Texas Rangers claimed RHP Alfredo Figaro off waivers from Milwaukee.