CLEVELAND (AP) The Indians' pitch to bring Nick Swisher ``home'' worked.
TORONTO (AP) The Toronto Blue Jays have claimed first baseman-outfielder Russ Canzler on waivers from the Cleveland Indians.
The Blue Jays made the move Friday.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) The Tampa Bay Rays have signed right-hander Roberto Hernandez, the pitcher formerly known as Fausto Carmona.
BOSTON (AP) The Boston Red Sox moved forward with their strategy of giving free agents short-term contracts by reaching a $9.5 million, one-year agreement with shortstop Stephen Drew.
CLEVELAND (AP) The Indians called upon a proven recruiter to land free agent outfielder Nick Swisher.