The Brewers signed INF Brett Lawrie to a contract. Terms of the deal weren’t yet available. Lawrie, 29, hasn’t played since the 2016 season because of injuries. He’s a .261 career hitter with 71 HRs and 253 RBIs in six seasons with the Blue Jays, A’s and White Sox . ... The Royals signed RHP Homer Bailey to a minorleague contract with an invitation to spring training. Bailey, 32, who has thrown two no-hitters, was 67-77 with a 4.56 ERA in 212 career starts over 12 seasons with the Reds.