1. Cubs Hope Jorge Soler Is Ready to Take off

    MESA, Ariz. – The Cubs believe Jorge Soler is ready to take off. Unless the ultra-talented Cuban outfielder gets grounded by more injury issues...

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  2. Welcome to the Show: Kang Goes Deep in 2nd AB

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  3. Alvarez's Three-Run Blast

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  4. Butler's Long-Shot Battle to Make the Nationals' Roster

    VIERA, Fla. — The Space Coast Stadium locker room is near its capacity this spring, each of more than 60 lockers of varying width packed with items of varying absurdity, such as cats that wave endlessly and statues of Yoda...

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  5. ESPN throws shade on Nats' jerseys, calling them among worst in MLB

    ESPN's Uni Watch department has released their power rankings for Major League Baseball, a preseason list looking at the best and worst jerseys around the sport.....

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  6. Derek Holland's Wild Kurkjian Impression

    Rangers pitcher Derek Holland attempted to impersonate Tim Kurkjian when answering questions about his own health...

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  7. Scherzer Sharp in First Session Facing Hitters

    VIERA, Fla. -- Nationals right-hander Max Scherzer threw his first live batting-practice session Sunday at the club's Spring Training complex, and he looked like he was in midseason form...

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  8. Williams Names Max Scherzer Starter for Nationals' Grapefruit League Opener

    The Washington Nationals announced on Twitter this morning that Max Scherzer will get the nod in the Grapefruit League opener on Thursday afternoon when the Nats take on the New York Mets ...

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  9. Mets Put Billy Bean into Uniform to Raise Awareness of Gay Players in Sport

    PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — In November, after Billy Bean addresses a room of 30 general managers, bringing a message of inclusion for gay players in baseball, Mets GM Sandy Alderson approached him...

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  10. Zack Wheeler Isn't a Fan of Defensive Shifts

    Mets general manager Sandy Alderson said at the MIT Sloan Analytics Conference over the weekend that one of his team's pitchers was so strongly opposed to defensive shifts that they cut back on using them when he was on the mound...

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  11. Phillies' Revere Embraces Bunting as Leadoff Weapon

    CLEARWATER, Fla. - The baseball bounced off home plate and hopped three times down the first-base line. Ben Revere crouched and followed the ball's path...

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  12. Phillies' Lefthanded Complement

    CLEARWATER, Fla. - In advance of today's Grapefruit League opener, let's take a look at some things that we've learned about this team over the first couple weeks of spring training...

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  13. 10 Things to Watch as Phillies Open Grapefruit League Play

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  14. Cabrera, Tigers Focused on Title

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  15. Chamberlain's Son Had Everything to Do with His Return to Tigers

    LAKELAND, Fla. -- One of the big stories in hockey Monday was the letter 11-year-old Jordyn Leopold wrote to the Minnesota Wild coaches asking them to acquire her father, Jordan, from the Columbus Blue Jackets and bring him home to Minnesota...

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  16. Tigers' Jose Iglesias 'Really Happy' to Return to Field

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  17. V-Mart on Injury: 'I Was Really Scared; I'm Not Going to Lie'

    Victor Martinez had surgery last month after hurting his knee while playing catch with his brother. He spoke about the injury in his first meeting with media members this spring...

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  18. The Giants Have a Minor Roster Apocalypse Coming in the Bullpen

    We're talking about the back of the bullpen, so it's not a huge roster apocalypse. Just a minor one. Also, Google's autocorrect is suggesting "rooster apocalypse," and that sounds way more terrifying...

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  19. Oswaldo Arcia Connects on a Homer to Right

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  20. Projecting Tim Lincecum's 2015 Season

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  21. Giants Newcomers McGehee, Aoki -- so Different, so Much in Common

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Nori Aoki grew up in Miyazaki Prefecture on the island of Kyushu. Casey McGehee hails from Santa Cruz and played at Fresno State...

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  22. Krukow: With Lincecum, 'I Want to See It Before I Believe It'

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  23. Masahiro Believes Poor Mechanics Were What Led to His Bum Elbow

    Jeff Passan — who is writing a book about Tommy John surgery, so it is of special interest to him — has a story today about Masahiro Tanaka.....

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  24. Don Mattingly Says Jimmy Rollins Will Be the Dodgers' Leadoff Man

    Dodgers manager Don Mattingly announced that new shortstop Jimmy Rollins will be the team's leadoff hitter, explaining: “We don't truly have anyone else who fits in that role...

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  25. Wilson to Be in Rangers Camp for One Day

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