1. Dodgers' $62.5M Hector Olivera Splash Suggests LA Heard Padres' Footsteps

    Most people wouldn't identify the San Diego Padres as a rival of the Los Angeles Dodgers , despite their proximity in Southern California...

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  2. Yankees recreate 'Sandlot' scene

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  3. Ack Attack? Time for Dustin Ackley to Step Up

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  4. Spring Stats Have Meaning for M's Mike Zunino

    After hitting .199 in 2014, the Mariners catcher is batting .345 (10 for 29) with three doubles, three homers and six strikeouts this spring.....

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  5. No Home Runs? No Problem for Cubs' Rizzo

    The Cubs rank second in the Majors this spring in home runs but Anthony Rizzo, who led the team last year with 32, has zero, and yet he feels really good at the plate...

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  6. Garcia Optimistic After 80-Pitch Simulated Game

    JUPITER, Fla. -- With an 80-pitch simulated game on Tuesday, Jaime Garcia passed another necessary endurance test while pushing the Cardinals closer to having to make a decision about his season-opening status...

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  7. Numbers Game: St. Louis Cardinals Have Room on the Bench for Two

    SARASOTA, Fla. -- When Randal Grichuk rocketed a misplaced fastball 400-some feet on Sunday, the first thing that came to mind.....

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  8. The Latest St. Louis Cardinals Moves

    The final days of spring training will soon bring a flurry of roster moves, and the St. Louis Cardinals made five such moves on Monday as the roster whittling continues.....

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  9. Reynolds' Role with Cards Is Up in the Air

    FORT MYERS, Fla. • The expanse of the role veteran slugger Mark Reynolds is going to create for himself with the Cardinals won't be defined during the spring and it might take several months for him to show if he's a starter...

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  10. Ryan Cook's Struggles Raise Questions About A's Bullpen Depth

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  11. Jorge De La Rosa "Pretty Much Shut Down" in Rockies Spring Training

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Jorge De La Rosa, the Rockies ' No. 1 pitcher, is not likely to be ready for the start of the season...

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  12. Still Plenty of Questions for Padres, Preller to Answer

    The first four-plus weeks of Spring Training have been nearly devoid of drama for the Padres , other than the right knee injury earlier this month that led to surgery for backup catcher Tim Federowicz...

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  13. Rays to retire uniform No. 66 in honor of Don Zimmer on Opening Day

    The Tampa Bay Rays will retire uniform No. 66 in honor of the team's longtime senior advisor Don Zimmer in a pregame ceremony at Tropicana Field on Monday, April 6 when the Rays open the season against the Baltimore Orioles ...

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  14. Giants' Buster Posey Finally Building at-Bats Total

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Manager Bruce Bochy has kept his word and limited Buster Posey's game action this spring as part of the never-ending quest to keep the Giants ' most important player fresher for longer during the season...

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  15. GIANTS SPLASH: Sabean Says He Is Not in the Market for an Outfielder

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  16. Hector Olivera to Dodgers: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have reportedly reached an agreement to sign Cuban second baseman Hector Olivera to a six-year, $62.5 million deal with a $28 million signing bonus. Jesse Sanchez of MLB ...

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  17. Rays to Retire Don Zimmer's Uniform No. 66

    The Tampa Bay Rays will retire uniform No. 66 in honor of the team's longtime senior advisor Don Zimmer in a pregame ceremony at Tropicana Field on Monday, April 6 when the Rays open the season against the Baltimore Orioles ...

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  18. Report: Dodgers to Sign Cuban INF Olivera for $62.5M

    Source: Cuban INF Hector Olivera has agreed to a 6-year, $62.5 million deal with Dodgers. $28MM signing bonus. Check http:// MLB ...

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  19. Brewers to Unleash the Ultimate Wisconsin Brat, Nachos This Season

    This brat has everything: fries, gravy, cheese curds and sauerkraut are placed on the dog. That gets covered with cheese sauce, fried jalapenos, sour cream and chives...

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  20. Brown's Opening Day Status in Question

    CLEARWATER, Fla. -- Phillies right fielder Domonic Brown has just 13 days to get himself ready for Opening Day...

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  21. "Growing Concern" over Koji Uehara's Opening Day Status

    FORT MYERS, Fla. — Koji Uehara's chances of being ready for Opening Day seem slimmer with each afternoon...

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  22. Mets Manager Terry Collins and GM Sandy Alderson Show Signs of Friction

    PORT ST. LUCIE — Terry Collins has always gladly accepted the terms and conditions of managing for Sandy Alderson, and in most ways nothing has changed...

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  23. B/R Radio: Nats Far and Away NL's Best Team

    The Host from MLB Network Radio tells Jeff Rickard why he thinks the Washington Nationals are far and away the team to beat in the National League ...

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  24. Samardzija Awaiting Word on Opening Day Starter

    GLENDALE, Ariz. — Jeff Samardzija says he still hasn't been told if he's the Opening Day starter for the White Sox , but he downplayed the significance of knowing in advance...

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  25. Jimmy Rollins Says Blue-Collar Philly Not 'Conducive to a Superstar'

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