The 31-year-old Lough has played five Major League seasons, two each with the Royals and Orioles and one with the Phillies last season. He hit .239 with a .342 on-base percentage in 79 plate appearances over 30 games in 2016.
Lough is a career .254/.300/.371 hitter with 13 home runs and 67 RBIs in 342 Major League games.
David Adler is a reporter for MLB.com based in New York. Follow him on Twitter at @_dadler. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.