The hot stove is back to normal following the end of the Winter Meetings. Friday was a typical offseason day, with a handful of signings and a smattering of rumors. Here's a recap of the day's action.
Cubs: Claimed RHP Liam Hendriks off waivers from the Twins. (Minneapolis Star Tribune)
RUMORS & SPECULATION
RHP Masahiro Tanaka: Other NPB teams may contribute to the posting fee if the Rakuten Golden Eagles hesistate to post their ace right-hander. Of course, those clubs would be happy to see the best pitcher in the country leave for MLB.