- Justin Smoak has been called up to the majors. To make room for him, Ryan Garko has been traded back to Cleveland for a player to be named later or cash. 'K'ris Davis will be the back up when Smoak needs a day off.
Rich Harden has hit the DL with a serious case of ADD. He will require therapy and many batting practice sessions in Extended Spring Training. Up to replace him is Derek Holland.
- Ron Washington has been fired for relying on Mike Maddux and Andres Blanco to coach. Steve Buechele will replace him as manager. JD's response: "It really was an easy decision."
- Nolan Ryan has stated that he will be throwing batting practice from now on. "If they can't get a hit off me, then they can't play that day."
- Franky Francisco has decided to retire. He has chosen to quit baseball and take over his father's chair business.
- Gary Pettis and Julio Borbon stayed late last night to work on diving catches. Pettis was seen hooking up the hose to a Slip 'N Slide.