1. Teixeira: A-Rod Made 'Bad Decisions,' but He's 'Not a Bad Person'

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  2. A-Rod Cheered by Fans at 1st Public Workout

    TAMPA, Fla. -- In his first appearance in a New York Yankees uniform in 17 months, Alex Rodriguez was cheered when he stepped out onto the field with his teammates shortly before ...

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  3. Didi Gregorius Is Probably Pretty Grateful for the A-Rod Circus

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 10 hours ago 40 reads 0 comments

  4. A-Rod Cheered by Fans at 1st Public Workout

    TAMPA, Fla. -- In his first appearance in a New York Yankees uniform in 17 months, Alex Rodriguez was cheered when he stepped out onto the field with his teammates shortly before ...

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  5. Sources: Colon May Get Opening Day Nod

    PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Nothing is set in stone, but the Mets are strongly considering Bartolo Colon for the Opening Day start against the Washington Nationals in D.C., multiple sources told ESPNNewYork...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 10 hours ago 19 reads 0 comments

  6. Despaigne, Morrow to Battle for Padres' 5th Starter Job

    With all of the attention focused on the top of the San Diego Padres rotation this winter, an intriguing competition is unfolding at the backend...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 11 hours ago 21 reads 0 comments

  7. Michael Saunders' Injury Puts Toronto Blue Jays in Huge Bind

    The Toronto Blue Jays ’ first major injury of 2015 came before the team had even played a single spring training game. Michael Saunders—acquired during the offseason in exchange for pitcher J...

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  8. Dodgers' Position-by-Position Breakdown at 2015 Spring Training

    The Los Angeles Dodgers underwent their first full workout of spring training this week, officially turning the page on a busy offseason and opening the 2015 chapter with high hopes...

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  9. Tireless Hale Right Man for D-Backs' Revival

    He hasn't managed a Major League game yet, but don't let that little detail get in the way. Go ahead and put Chip Hale on your National League Manager of the Year watch list.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 23 hours ago 40 reads 0 comments

  10. Maximizing Speed Coleman's Mission with White Sox

    The original idea to bring Vince Coleman on as the White Sox baserunning instructor did not take root through Coleman's talk with executive vice president Ken Williams at December's Winter Meetings in San Diego ...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 23 hours ago 230 reads 0 comments

  11. Bumgarner Faces Pence, Sanchez in First BP

    Looking as powerful as ever, Madison Bumgarner, the Giants ' 2014 postseason hero, threw his first round of live batting practice this spring on Thursday.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 23 hours ago 159 reads 0 comments

  12. Giants Great Kent Has Connection with Third-Base Prospect

    For the next two weeks, Jeff Kent will wear a Giants uniform and wield a fungo bat while helping the organization's young infielders sharpen their skills.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 23 hours ago 112 reads 0 comments

  13. Ex-Rangers Ogando and Ross Can Be Key Pieces in Red Sox Bullpen

    Mike Napoli was an All-Star catcher for the Texas Rangers in 2012 and worked with a pitching staff that included Alexi Ogando and Robbie Ross Jr., now his teammates with the Red Sox ...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 23 hours ago 68 reads 0 comments

  14. Francisco Rodriguez to Brewers: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    It took some time for him to secure a deal in a loaded reliever market, but veteran pitcher Francisco Rodriguez is finally off the market...

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  15. Rooting for Josh Hamilton

    Josh Hamilton has been reminded time and again that he is a symbol of hope to the people who have traveled addiction's awful, lonely road...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 1 day ago 8 reads 0 comments

  16. Dodgers' Ryu Still Dealing with Back Stiffness

    Starting pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu was held out of workouts with the Los Angeles Dodgers for the second straight day Thursday because of stiffness in the middle of his back.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 1 day ago 1,699 reads 0 comments

  17. Even on Shelf, Jayson Werth Takes Part in First Full-Squad Workout

    VIERA, Fla. - Jayson Werth was on the field this morning as the Nationals began their first official full-squad workouts in preparation for the 2015 season...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 1 day ago 38 reads 0 comments

  18. Odorizzi Muscles Up to Take Bite out of Season's Grind

    PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. -- Seventeen pounds heavier, Jake Odorizzi is ready to roll this season. The Rays right-hander set an offseason goal of gaining weight and strengthening himself for the coming 162-game grind...

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  19. Felix opens road toward Opening Day start

    PEORIA, Ariz. -- Felix Hernandez made his spring debut for the Mariners on Thursday, throwing his first bullpen session as the progression begins toward his club-record eighth Opening Day start...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 1 day ago 30 reads 0 comments

  20. Under-the-Radar MLB Teams Poised to Impress This Spring

    Spring training performance is not always the best indicator for regular-season success, but we are nonetheless often impressed or disappointed by how an individual player or entire team performs during the MLB preseason...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 day ago 17,195 reads 37 comments

  21. Zito on Mark Ellis retirement: "Hanging it up" is tough

    The news about former A's teammate Mark Ellis retiring hadn't reached Barry Zito until he was addressing reporters Thursday afternoon.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 1 day ago 7 reads 0 comments

  22. McClendon 'Carrying the Torch'

    PEORIA, Ariz. -- Lloyd McClendon is a baseball lifer at heart more than a crusader for racial advancement within the sport. His journey began in Gary, Indiana, where he led his team to the Little League World Series final in 1971...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 day ago 6 reads 0 comments

  23. Ubaldo Tabbed for Grapefruit League Opener

    SARASOTA, Fla. -- Ubaldo Jimenez will start the Orioles ' first Grapefruit League game on Tuesday in Lakeland, Fla., against the Detroit Tigers , manager Buck Showalter announced on Thursday...

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  24. Mariners Rank No. 15 in MLB (uniform) Power Rankings

    A surprising 2014 campaign that left them just one game out of the playoffs coupled with an active offseason has Seattle Mariners among the preseason contenders for the American League crown in 2015...

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  25. Video: Felix Hernandez Throws His First Bullpen Session This Spring

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