Another day of baseball is in the books. Here is a recap of Thursday's news from around the league.
RUMORS & TRANSACTIONS
Diamondbacks: Claimed UTIL Jordan Pacheco off waivers from the Rockies, the team announced. OF Nick Evans was designated for assignment to clear a roster spot ... Demoted RHP Trevor Cahill all the way down to High Class-A ... several teams have expressed trade interest in Triple-A SS Nick Ahmed. (Fox Sports)
White Sox: Acquired OF Matt Tuiasosopo from the Blue Jays for cash, the team announced.
NOTABLE DRAFT PICK SIGNINGS
Rays: Signed 60th overall pick RHP Cameron Varga to an over-slot $1.1 million bonus, the team announced.
Rockies: Agreed to sign 48th overall pick RHP Ryan Castellani to a $1.1 million bonus. (MLB Daily Dish)
Red Sox: OF Shane Victorino (hamstring) is expected to begin a minor league rehab assignment in the coming days ... SS Stephen Drew reaggravated his oblique injury and could be headed for the DL. (MassLive.com)
Yankees: OF Jacoby Ellsbury left Thursday's game with right hip tightness and is day-to-day, the team announced ... CC Sabathia (knee) could begin throwing off a mound next week, manager Joe Girardi announced.