1. Top Cuban Prospect Jorge Soler Is Key Cog in Cubs Realizing 2015 Hype

    You wouldn't expect a team with five straight seasons of at least 87 losses to be all the rage heading into a new season. The Chicago Cubs , however, have worked hard to be an exception...

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  2. Jay Making 'Progress,' but Not Ready for Spring Games

    JUPITER, Fla. • Cardinals center fielder Jon Jay continues to make advancements in the cage with his swing and his health but the club does not expect him to play any of the early exhibition games that begin this week...

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  3. Peralta Expects to Be Even Better in Second Year with Cardinals

    Jhonny Peralta was a question mark heading into the 2014 season. It seemed a risk for the St. Louis Cardinals to make such a substantial investment in a 31-year-old shortstop...

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  4. Miguel Montero Brings an Edge to Cubs Clubhouse

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  5. Healthy Phillips eyes return to form at plate

    Among key Reds hitters who were knocked off by an injury last season, the club missed getting offensive production from second baseman Brandon Phillips...

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  6. Lester feels good vibe on mound, in camp

    Jon Lester hasn't had a problem adjusting to the dry Arizona weather and feels the same way about throwing to different catchers. However, the Cubs pitcher did notice manager Joe Maddon talking to himself...

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  7. Brewers Will Be Aggressive Within Reason on Bases

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  8. Milwaukee Brewers: What to Expect from Ryan Braun in 2015

    Turn back the calendar only two years, and Milwaukee Brewers slugger Ryan Braun was one of the premier hitters in all of baseball — if not the best...

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  9. Price: Team Could Have Handled Bruce's Injury Differently

    Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price acknowledges that Jay Bruce's career-worst season may have been avoided had he not rushed back from knee surgery.....

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  10. Price Confident in Phillips Bouncing Back in 2015

    Price says Phillips is 100% healthy. “I have not lost one bit of confidence or expectation that he's going to have a big year...

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  11. MLBPA Monitoring Cubs Handling of Kris Bryant

    The duration of time that Cubs slugger Kris Bryant spends in the minors this season will be monitored by the Major League Baseball Players Association, union head Tony Clark told CSN Chicago...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 2 days ago 284 reads 0 comments

  12. Chicago Cubs: 5 Players in Serious Danger of Being Cut or Demoted

    The focus tends to be on who will make the team in spring training for most teams. For the Chicago Cubs , most of that appears to be set. However, there are a couple of position battles that should be intriguing...

    Jacob Kornhauser Written by Jacob Kornhauser about 2 days ago 19,305 reads 33 comments

  13. A Nice Sight for Cub Fans.

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  14. Is Carlos Martinez Ready to Become Impact Starting Pitcher in MLB?

    It wasn’t long after the end of the 2014 season that general manager John Mozeliak and manager Mike Matheny informed Carlos Martinez that he’d report to spring training as a starter in 2015...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 days ago 8,110 reads 11 comments

  15. Bruce Says He 'Stunk Last Year,' Knows Important of Bounce-Back 2015

    GOODYEAR, AZ. -- Jay Bruce was lacing up his spikes in the Cincinnati Reds spring training clubhouse and chatting with a writer when teammate Jason Marquis asked, "Why does he want ...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 2 days ago 44 reads 0 comments

  16. Hendricks: Being on the Cusp Was 'Consuming Me'

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  17. Cubs notes: Bryant bombs away, Alcantara to play all over

    MESA, Ariz. -- Chicago Cubs prospect Kris Bryant started slow but finished with a bang in his first live batting practice of spring training...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 days ago 399 reads 0 comments

  18. With Alcantara, Cubs Can Give Maddon Another Zobrist

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  19. Pirates: "Jihadi John" Wearing Team's Hat In Photo "Absolutely Sickening"

    LONDON (KDKA/AP) – Prime Minister David Cameron said Friday that Britain's intelligence services do a good job and make “incredibly difficult judgment.....

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 2 days ago 421 reads 0 comments

  20. Jason Heyward Can Be an MVP Candidate in 2015

    It is a testament to both the massive hype that Jason Heyward engendered as baseball's top prospect entering 2010 and his stellar rookie campaign that after five seasons as a well above ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 days ago 22 reads 0 comments

  21. Bernie: Cards Get Money's Worth with Holliday

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  22. Bernie: Why Do the Cards Need Hamels Anyway?

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  23. Bailey Throws 'Positive' Bullpen Session at Spring Training

    Cincinnati Reds right-hander Homer Bailey threw only 20 pitches Friday at his club's facility in Arizona , but still left his inaugural bullpen session of spring training feeling positive...

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  24. Aramis Ramirez Likely To Retire After 2015 Season

    Brewers third baseman Aramis Ramirez is likely to retire after the season is over, Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel tweets...

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  25. 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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