1. Rays' Alex Cobb Likely to Miss Time with Tendinitis

    The tightness in Alex Cobb's right forearm that forced him from Tuesday's game has been diagnosed as tendinitis, which is relatively good news but seems likely to keep him from making his opening day start...

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  2. CC Pleased with Command, Velocity in First Start

    TAMPA, Fla. -- It was only Spring Training, but CC Sabathia was as nervous as he can remember. Warming up in the bullpen before his first start since May 10, the former Cy Young winner was eager to get back on the mound and the jitters began to set in...

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  3. CC Sabathia's Shaky Spring Debut Brings Back 2014 Questions

    And now for something we all ought to be used to by now: A discussion about whether veteran New York Yankees left-hander CC Sabathia is good at pitching baseballs anymore, which will inevitably skew toward an "I'm not so sure, man" conclusion...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 days ago 17,098 reads 52 comments

  4. Yankees' Ellsbury Sidelined by Mild Abdominal Strain

    New York Yankees center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury was scratched from Tuesday's contest against the Toronto Blue Jays due to a mild abdominal strain that will sideline him for at least a few days...

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  5. Buchholz Pitches 4 Innings as Red Sox Lose to Braves 11-3

    Clay Buchholz allowed four runs in four innings, and Boston's defense committed four of the game's seven errors in an 11-3 loss by the Red Sox to the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday...

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  6. Red Sox RHP Kelly Leaves Game with Injury

    FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Boston Red Sox pitcher Joe Kelly said he felt some tightness in his right biceps as he was warming up Monday, and didn't think much of it...

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  7. Buchholz Pitches 4 Innings as Red Sox Lose to Braves 11-3

    FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Clay Buchholz allowed four runs in four innings, and Boston's defense committed four of the game's seven errors in an 11-3 loss by the Red Sox to the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday...

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  8. Koji Uehara strains hamstring running before Red Sox game

    The Red Sox are a team built to rely on their soon-to-be-40-year-old closer. They need him healthy. Koji Uehara strained his left hamstring while running before the Red Sox exhibition ...

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  9. Twins Beat Orioles 10-9 in Matt Wieters' Return from Surgery

    SARASOTA, Fla. -- Matt Wieters returned to catching exactly six months after Tommy John surgery and played six innings in the Baltimore Orioles ' 10-9 loss to the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday...

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  10. Alex Cobb Leaves with Forearm Injury; Rays Beat Phillies 5-3

    CLEARWATER, Fla. -- Alex Cobb considered pitching through an injury so he wouldn't have to answer questions about leaving the game...

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  11. Orioles INF Ryan Flaherty Exits After Getting Hit on Batting Helmet

    Orioles infielder Ryan Flaherty was forced out of Tuesday's Grapefruit League game against the Twins in the bottom of the sixth inning after being hit on the batting helmet by reliever Brian Duensing...

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  12. Farrell: Koji Suffered Hamstring Injury, Will Be Ready for Opener

    Koji Uehara strained his hamstring running this morning. But Farrell said he's not in jeopardy of missing start of season...

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  13. UPDATED: Rays Alex Cobb Leaves Game with Forearm Tightness

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  14. Farrell: Red Sox RP Ogando 'Sets Himself Apart' Against Righties

    Red Sox manager John Farrell indicated Tuesday that relief pitcher Alexi Ogando could be a weapon against tough right-handed hitters with the use of his slider and fastball, MLB ...

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  15. Cobb Exits Spring Start with Forearm Tightness

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  16. Don't Trade Blake Swihart... Play Blake Swihart!

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  17. Bird Is the Word: How A-Rod Has Influenced Yankees' Top Hitting Prospect

    TAMPA, Fla. -- The first baseman described by none other than Brian Cashman as the best hitter in the New York Yankees ' organization was just a student. Greg Bird was at Single-A Charleston listening as intently as possible to the guest lecturer...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 10 days ago 120 reads 0 comments

  18. 'Vitally Important' Sabathia on Display Tuesday Night

    TAMPA, Fla. -- Short of stumbling off the mound while clutching his right knee in agony, there is little that CC Sabathia can show the New York Yankees in his first spring start Tuesday night that will show how he'll do in 2015...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 10 days ago 4,755 reads 0 comments

  19. Here's What It's Like to Run the Fenway's Scoreboard

    One of the most famous features of Fenway Park is its vintage hand-operated scoreboard at the foot of the Green Monster in left field...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 11 days ago 23 reads 0 comments

  20. Randy Wolf Signs Minor League Deal with Blue Jays

    Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register reports that left-hander Randy Wolf has signed a minor league deal with the Blue Jays . Fletcher got the scoop from Wolf's brother, umpire Jim Wolf...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 11 days ago 255 reads 0 comments

  21. Masterson Not Discouraged After Poor Start

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  22. Kelly Unconcerned After Leaving with Biceps Tightness

    FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Red Sox right-hander Joe Kelly said he is "not concerned" after leaving Monday's start against the Mets in the third inning with tightness in his right biceps...

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  23. Red Sox Rally for Spring Win vs. Mets

    FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Matt Harvey fired four scoreless innings, and his offense staked him to an early lead, but the Red Sox rallied for a 4-3 win on Monday afternoon at JetBlue Park...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 11 days ago 146 reads 0 comments

  24. Orioles' Offense Has Huge Day in Support of Gonzalez

    CLEARWATER, Fla. -- Phillies left-hander Cole Hamels got a bad one out of the way Monday afternoon at Bright House Field...

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  25. Red Sox Starter Joe Kelly Leaves Game with Apparent Injury

    Red Sox starter Joe Kelly started spring waxing optimistic, but something bad happened today: he had to leave during the third inning of his spring training start in Fort Myers due to an apparent injury...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 11 days ago 43 reads 0 comments