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Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Pitcher Brett Anderson is in town for a physical (according to his twitter timeline he flew in last night) as the Cubs add needed depth to their pitching staff. Anderson missed most of 2016 with injuries but had two starts in late September after making 31 in 2015 for the Dodgers. The team won't comment until the deal is official but a healthy Anderson is likely to compete for a back end rotation spot or come out of the pen as the Cubs are thin on lefty veterans.

Buster Olney @Buster_ESPN

Some rival evaluators leery of Jose De Leon (24) in trade talks. Clue:LAD scrambled for SP in 2016 but gave him only small handful of starts

Buster Olney @Buster_ESPN

Dodgers coveted Logan Forsythe as a right-handed hitter to help balance a very left-handed lineup. His splits vs. LH/RH in '16 similar.

ESPN Stats and Information  

Dodgers trade for Logan Forsythe, who has quietly been one of the best 2nd basemen in baseball over the last 2 seasons, ranking 6th among primary 2B in WAR.

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

The Dodgers landed a second baseman Monday, acquiring Logan Forsythe from the Tampa Bay Rays in exchange for RHP Jose De Leon. Forsythe is also expected to lead off for the Dodgers in 2017.

Buster Olney @Buster_ESPN

Sources: As the Dodgers consider second base options, they continue to work on trade alternatives for a right-handed hitter.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

The Cubs announced on Monday all spring games will be broadcast in some capacity this year including 10 on local tv, 10 more on radio and 27 on National tv networks could also add games. The spring opener against Oakland on Feb. 25 will air on WGN-TV.

Jerry Crasnick ESPN Senior Writer 

Royals general manager Dayton Moore is on a conference call with reporters. He says he talked to Yordano Ventura just before Christmas. "He told me he was going to win 18 games this year -- and 10 of them were going to be complete games," Moore said.