1. Giants Re-Sign Brandon Hicks

    Infielder Brandon Hicks has been assigned to Triple-A Sacramento, according to the Pacific Coast League transactions page, so it seems the Giants have re-signed him to a minor-league deal...

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  2. Where Yankees' Greg Bird Ranks Among Top Young First Basemen

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  3. Wilmer Flores Is Working Hard to Prove He Can Play Shortstop

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  4. Alderson Pokes Fun at Lack of SS Addition

    NEW YORK -- Sandy Alderson, who appears poised to go with Wilmer Flores as the Mets ' Opening Day shortstop, was able to make light of his lack of an offseason acquisition to play the position on Saturday night...

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  5. deGrom Collects NL Rookie of Year Award

    NEW YORK -- Jacob deGrom received his NL Rookie of the Year hardware during the annual Baseball Writers' Association of America New York chapter dinner on Saturday night in Manhattan...

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  6. Report: Al Alburquerque, Tigers Agree on One-Year Deal

    Detroit -- Right-handed reliever Al Alburquerque and the Tigers reportedly have agreed on a one-year contract, avoiding arbitration...

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  7. Michael Morse Brings Bat, Veteran Presence to Miami Marlins Clubhouse

    MIAMI -- Ace Madison Bumgarner stole headlines with his historic performance in Game 7 of the World Series, but Michael Morse drove in the winning run as the San Francisco Giants captured their third title in five years...

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  8. Mariners Considering Bringing Back Franklin Gutierrez

    Bob Dutton of the Tacoma News Tribune reports that the Mariners are considering bringing back outfielder Franklin Gutierrez on a minor league contract...

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  9. Biggio Reflects on Hall of Fame Career at FanFest

    HOUSTON -- One of the biggest events of Saturday's FanFest at Minute Maid Park was the Fan Forum session with Craig Biggio, the Astros legend who was elected into the National Baseball Hall of Fame earlier this month...

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  10. Dominguez to Play First Base as Well as Third

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  11. Detroit Tigers May Use Alex Avila at First Base If Miguel Cabrera Isn't Ready...

    DETROIT -- There's no guarantee Miguel Cabrera will be ready by opening day. And there's no guarantee Alex Avila will be asked to play a game at first base...

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  12. TigerFest: Fans Remain Hopeful as They Meet 2015 Tigers

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  13. Red Sox's Napoli Considered Retiring Due to Sleep Apnea

    Mike Napoli has quickly become a fan favorite in Boston since signing with the Boston Red Sox in 2012, but the veteran first baseman revealed some shocking news at the team's Winter Weekend event Saturday...

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  14. Why Chicago Cubs Need to Win World Series for Ernie Banks

    Friday night, the Chicago Cubs , which had been used to getting good news during the past few months, got a piece of devastatingly bad news: "Mr. Cub" Ernie Banks, the greatest player in franchise history, died at the age of 83, per ESPN...

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  15. Rockies Still Consider Pitcher Rex Brothers a Closer

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  16. Cleveland Indians Will Create Bob Feller Museum at Progressive Field...

    CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Do you have a question that you'd like to have answered in Hey, Hoynsie? Submit it here...

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  17. Terry's Talkin' About How Carlos Santana, Jose Ramirez Offer Hope...

    CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Carlos Santana playing third base. That was what the Indians were talking about at this point a year ago...

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  18. Votto, Cueto Biggest Questions for Reds

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Spring training starts next month, but already everyone was thinking about Cincinnati Reds baseball at Louisville Slugger Field...

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  19. Reds Only Team Never to Have Japanese Player

    As soon as Ichiro Suzuki plays a game for the Marlins — and he reportedly agreed to a one-year deal with Miami on Friday — the Reds will be the only team in Major League Baseball to have never had a Japanese player play for it...

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  20. Sox Hope to Steal Knowledge from Coleman

    CHICAGO -- With speed already on hand, and more headed toward the major league roster, the Chicago White Sox hired a new coach to harness much of that base-stealing potential...

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  21. Rowand: More Success Coming for Eaton

    CHICAGO -- It was easy for former Chicago White Sox center fielder Aaron Rowand to find his new favorite player. It was the guy running around in his old stomping ground...

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  22. White Sox Will Wait on Deciding Rodon's Immediate Future

    Carlos Rodon will begin spring training as a starter, but the White Sox are far from settled on the left-hander's 2015 role...

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  23. Pedroia's Message to Red Sox: 'I'm Back...You'll See'

    After three seasons in which he was limited by a variety of injuries, Dustin Pedroia has a message for the Red Sox as spring training draws closer...

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  24. Porcello: No Rush to Talk Long-Term Deal with Red Sox

    Rick Porcello is eligible for free agency after the 2015 season and it would seem that it would be wise for the Red Sox to at least explore contract extension talks with the pitcher...

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  25. Motivated Victorino 'Is a Very Good Thing' for Red Sox

    Hanley Ramirez is in left field. Rusney Castillo and Mookie Betts could battle for playing time in center, with the other playing right...

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