Braves: Hall of Famer manager Bobby Cox, 77, was able to accept visitors in his Atlanta-area hospital room Wednes
day, a day after the longtime Braves skipper suffered a stroke.
Indians: Cleveland signed Terry Francona to a two-year contract extension through the 2022 season. White Sox\Cardinals:
Chicago and St. Louis postponed their home openers by a day to Friday because rain in the forecast. Chicago’s three-game series against Seattle and the Cardinals’ three-game series against San Diego were to start Thursday.