1. Disappointing MLB Superstars Poised to Rebound in 2015

    It is part of the American fairy tale: picking one's self up off the dirt, dusting off and coming back stronger than ever. Whenever a well-known name can accomplish such a trying feat, it's all the better for warming our hearts...

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  2. What Big Spring from Kris Bryant Would Mean to Cubs' 2015 Playoff Hopes

    One way or another, Kris Bryant figures to be part of a promising 2015 season for the Chicago Cubs . But given the kind of talent the third base super prospect possesses, you ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 day ago 10,347 reads 23 comments

  3. New York Yankees: What to Expect from Top Prospect Luis Severino in 2015

    Stop me if you've heard this one before: The New York Yankees ' work in the international free-agent pool netted them another top prospect. The system has seen this before—recently, in fact...

    Tyler Duma Written by Tyler Duma about 1 day ago 4,315 reads 11 comments

  4. Projecting MLB's 10 Most Dominant Rotations 5 Years in the Future

    We are living, in case you hadn't heard, in the era of the pitcher. Last year, MLB scoring fell to a 31-year low, per Baseball-Reference.com , and the trend shows no sign of abating...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 day ago 19,166 reads 76 comments

  5. Andrus: I Took This Offseason More Seriously

    SURPRISE, Ariz. -- Elvis Andrus is an old-timer with the Texas Rangers , even though he is only 26 years old and just getting started on a big contract extension he signed two years ago...

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  6. Projecting the Los Angeles Dodgers' Final 25-Man Roster at the Start of Spring

    With the start of spring training finally here, it’s time to take a look at our expectations for the Los Angeles Dodgers ' upcoming season...

    Seth Victor Written by Seth Victor about 1 day ago 5,107 reads 8 comments

  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. Black Welcomes Expectations for New-Look Padres

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  10. Cleveland Indians Sell out Home Opener in 11 Minutes

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  11. 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...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 day ago 1,590 reads 0 comments

  12. 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...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 day ago 57 reads 0 comments

  13. For Sox Starters, Bond Blossoms on Links

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  14. 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...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 1 day ago 39,192 reads 106 comments

  15. 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...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 day ago 33 reads 0 comments

  16. 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...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 day ago 37 reads 0 comments

  17. 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...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 day ago 46 reads 0 comments

  18. 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...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 day ago 15 reads 0 comments

  19. Where Will Top Remaining Available International MLB Targets Sign?

    Multiple international baseball players have made enormous impacts over the last few seasons. As the talent keeps coming, international bonus money pools continue to rise from year to year...

    Luke Strickland Written by Luke Strickland about 1 day ago 9,655 reads 18 comments

  20. 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...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 day ago 9,214 reads 13 comments

  21. 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...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 day ago 1,246 reads 0 comments

  22. 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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  23. 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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  24. 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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  25. 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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