• The Marlin agreed to 2013 contracts with pitchers Arquimedes Caminero, Jose Ceda, Sam Dyson, Nathan Eovaldi, Brad Hand, Chris Hatcher, Braulio Lara and A.J. Ramos, and outfielder Ozuna.
• Logan Morrison, on Wednesday, was back from Colorado, where, on Tuesday, he was cleared to start a preliminary running program. Initially he will do so on a non-gravity treadmill. Morrison is recovering from right knee surgery. His knee was examined by Dr. Richard Steadman, who performed the procedure in Vail, Colo., last September.
• Casey Kotchman, who has four stitches in his left ring finger, had more mobility in his hand on Wednesday. By the weekend, the team hopes, he will be able to swing a bat.