1. Wacha Puts Tough Postseason in the Past

    The first two years in the Major Leagues have presented the highest of highs and lowest of lows for Cardinals right-hander Michael Wacha...

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  2. 3 Reasons Joey Votto Will Have a Big Comeback Year in 2015

    The 2014 Cincinnati Reds were loaded with variables, but none bigger than their former MVP Joey Votto. After playing just 62 games last season, Votto uncharacteristically slashed ...

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  3. Black Welcomes Expectations for New-Look Padres

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  4. Cleveland Indians Sell out Home Opener in 11 Minutes

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  5. A-Rod Says He'll Be 'A Little Nervous' in Return

    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Alex Rodriguez predicts he'll be "a little nervous" when he returns to the field Wednesday for his first game in 17 months following a season-long drug suspension...

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  6. Phillies' Billingsley Not Expected to Be Ready Until Late April

    Philadelphia Phillies right-hander Chad Billingsley's long journey back to a major league mound following a pair of elbow surgeries is set to last another two months...

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  7. For Sox Starters, Bond Blossoms on Links

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  8. All 30 MLB Teams' 'Hype Meter' Reading Entering Spring Training Games

    The hype doesn't always match the reality. As the MLB spring training schedule gets underway, there's all sorts of hoopla surrounding big league clubs across Arizona and Florida...

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  9. Samardzija Finds Comfort in Intrasquad Outing

    GLENDALE, Ariz. -- It was business as usual for right-hander Jeff Samardzija in Tuesday's intrasquad game at Camelback Ranch, his first game action in a White Sox uniform...

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  10. Goldschmidt Singles in 1st at-Bat Since Breaking Hand

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Paul Goldschmidt picked up right where he left off last July, as the D-backs first baseman singled sharply up the middle in his lone at-bat in Tuesday's 4-0 win in an exhibition game against Arizona State University...

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  11. Detroit Tigers Notebook: Nick Castellanos Day-to-Day After Hit by Pitch

    The inning break clock made its first appearance in Tuesday's game, six Tigers batters have been hit in the last two days, and Alex Avila is taking paternity leave for three days...

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  12. Leonys Martin Gets First Shot at Rangers Leadoff Spot

    SURPRISE, Ariz. – The Rangers lineup for Wednesday has Leonys Martin and Shin-Soo Choo hitting 1-2...

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  13. Fit and Healthy, Former MVP Ryan Howard Angling for Late Career Rebirth in 2015

    It was one game, two at-bats. Also, it's spring training. So take this with a boulder-sized grain of salt. Still, when it comes to Ryan Howard and the Philadelphia Phillies , any good news is welcome...

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  14. Urias Reminds Kershaw of Early Days with Dodgers

    GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Early hysteria over 18-year-old lefty Julio Urias reminds Clayton Kershaw of early hysteria over a 20-year-old Clayton Kershaw...

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  15. Rotation Hopeful Marquis Makes Strong First Step

    GOODYEAR, Ariz. -- Both the Reds and Indians opened their Cactus League seasons Tuesday showcasing pitchers who are competing for rotation spots...

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  16. Reds Have 6 Doubles in 10-0 Win over Indians

    The Associated Press GOODYEAR, Ariz. — Brandon Phillips, Todd Frazier and Jay Bruce each had one of the Cincinnati Reds ' six doubles in a 10-0 win over the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday, the spring opener for both teams...

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  17. Giants Drop Cactus League Opener to A's

    MESA, Ariz. -- A's shortstop Marcus Semien made quite the first impression in green and gold, belting two home runs and finishing 3-for-3 with four RBIs in the club's Cactus League ...

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  18. A's Offense Electric in Cactus League Debut

    MESA, Ariz. -- A's shortstop Marcus Semien made quite the first impression in green and gold, belting two home runs and finishing 3-for-3 with four RBIs in the club's Cactus League ...

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  19. Marcus Semien Enjoys 2-Homer, 4-RBI Day in A's Debut

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  20. There's an Air of Excitement in Nationals' Camp

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  21. Castillo Dealing with Pain in Left Side

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  22. Kang's First Homer Paces Bucs in Spring Opener

    DUNEDIN, Fla. -- After Pedro Alvarez got the Pirates off to a fast start with a home run off Blue Jays right-hander Aaron Sanchez, new shortstop Jung Ho Kang connected on his first homer in Pittsburgh's 8-7 win on Tuesday...

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  23. Pillar flashes power, but Sanchez greeted harshly

    DUNEDIN, Fla. -- After Pedro Alvarez got the Pirates off to a fast start with a home run off Blue Jays right-hander Aaron Sanchez, new shortstop Jung Ho Kang connected on his first homer in Pittsburgh's 8-7 win on Tuesday...

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  24. Evaluation Process Gets Underway for Blue Jays

    ime to test the roster decisions, projections and theories teams have made, with action on the field quickly separating fact from fiction...

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  25. O's to Sign Beato to Minors Deal

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