1. Baltimore Orioles' Position-by-Position Breakdown at 2015 Spring Training

    Pitchers and catchers reported last week to their respective clubs for spring training, and now the full squads have shown up ready to get back into playing shape...

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  2. Boston Red Sox Position-by-Position Breakdown at 2015 Spring Training

    Spring training is now underway for the Boston Red Sox in Fort Myers, Florida . The Red Sox have 57 players in camp preparing for the 2015 season...

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  3. 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.....

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  4. 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 ...

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  5. 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.....

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  6. 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.....

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  7. 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 ...

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  8. 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...

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  9. 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.....

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  10. 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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  11. 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...

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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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...

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  15. 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.....

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  16. 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...

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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. Video: Felix Hernandez Throws His First Bullpen Session This Spring

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  20. Nearing 40, Torii is more than just a good guy

    Much of the discussion about Torii Hunter's remarkable career has focused on his leadership and personality and work ethic. Every once in a while, one of the best things he has done during 18 seasons in the Major Leagues gets overlooked...

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  21. Colorado Rockies Build a Bullpen That Really Brings the Heat

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  22. Athletics Claim Chad Smith from Tigers

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  23. Byrd Sees Powerful Potential in Lineup

    GOODYEAR, AZ. -- Marlon Byrd has the word on the Cincinnati Reds . In fact, he has more than a few words about his new team.....

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  24. Bruce Chen Attempting to Turn Heads with Cleveland Indians This Spring

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  25. Look for Mike Leake to Start Game 2 of Season for Reds

    GOODYEAR, Ariz. — Jason Marquis will start the spring training opener on March 3 against the Cleveland Indians in Goodyear.....

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