Mets. Daisuke Matsuzaka is staying with New York. The 33-year-old righthander agreed to a minor-league contract and was invited to big-league spring-training camp next month.
Matsuzaka was 3-3 with a 4.42 ERA for the Mets last year after going 5-8 with a 3.92 ERA in 19 starts for Cleveland's triple-A team at Columbus.
Giants. San Francisco acquired lefthander David Huff from the Yankees for cash, two days after he was designated for assignment by New York to make room for Japanese ace Masahiro Tanaka.
Cubs. Chicago agreed to a one-year contract with all-star pitcher Travis Wood, avoiding arbitration. The deal is reportedly for $3.9 million.
The Cubs' remaining arbitration-eligible players are pitcher Jeff Samardzija, second baseman Darwin Barney and outfielder Justin Ruggiano.
White Sox. Chicago said it agreed to a multi-year contract extension with manager Robin Ventura. The terms were not disclosed.
Twins. Chuck Knoblauch was elected as the newest member of the Minnesota Twins Hall of Fame, the team announced.
Knoblauch was an elite second baseman for the Twins from 1991-1997, a four-time all-star, the AL rookie of the year in 1991 and a Gold Glove winner.
Mariners. Seattle promoted Kevin Mather to team president and chief operating officer, replacing Chuck Armstrong, who is retiring at the end of the month. - Associated Press