1. Bernie: Cards' Power Shortage Could Last Awhile : Sports

    JUPITER, Fla. • Cardinals GM John Mozeliak is looking at his laptop screen, scanning lists of names.....

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  2. Bernie: Matheny Wants Heyward to Drive the Ball : Sports

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  3. Predicting the 2015 Chicago Cubs 25-Man Roster on Opening Day

    Chicago Cubs fans will have a lot to get used to when the 2015 season opens on April 5. Not only will the famed bleachers be under construction for much of the first half of the season, but the team on the field will be a work in progress as well..

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  4. Kris Bryant Defends Scott Boras, Appreciative of Tom Ricketts

    With a 6-foot-5 frame and an ability to hit tape-measure home runs, Kris Bryant easily is one of the most noticeable players in the Chicago Cubs ' spring training camp...

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  5. Raisel Iglesias and Jason Marquis Are in the Reds' Rotation

    Earlier this week the Reds announced that they're shifting Tony Cingrani to the bullpen–against the left-hander's wishes–and today they announced that both Raisel Iglesias and Jason Marquis will have spots in the Opening Day rotation...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 15 days ago 159 reads 0 comments

  6. Rose situation is unprecedented as far as Hall

    The news that new MLB commissioner Rob Manfred is going to hear Pete Rose's case for reinstatement from his lifetime ban raises more questions than it answers — especially as far as the Hall of Fame...

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  7. Maddon: No. 2 Spot in Cubs' Lineup a Mystery

    MESA, Ariz. -- There's usually a surprise player in every spring camp. Manager Joe Maddon is looking for the mystery man in Cubs camp...

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  8. Scott Boras rips Cubs over Kris Bryant situation

    Super-agent Scott Boras used his megaphone to call out the Cubs on Tuesday, wondering why Kris Bryant, Baseball America's No. 1 overall prospect, would start the season at Triple-A Iowa...

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  9. Wong on 2B Job: 'This Is My Starting Position'

    JUPITER, Fla. • If Cardinals second baseman Kolten Wong had any question about what the club expects from him this season after his assertive October.....

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  10. Theo Epstein Responds to Scott Boras' Comments Regarding Kris Bryant

    Budding Chicago Cubs star Kris Bryant has been on a tear throughout spring training, but with the Cubbies potentially mulling the possibility of starting him in Triple-A, a battle is brewing between Bryant's agent and Cubs management...

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  11. What Kris Bryant's Dominant Spring Roster Push Will Mean for Him, Cubs

    A couple weeks ago, you could look at Chicago Cubs superprospect Kris Bryant and ask two questions. First: Was he going to follow his explosive 2014 performance with a big ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 15 days ago 9,283 reads 29 comments

  12. Hammel Throws 4 Scoreless Innings, Cubs Top Royals

    Jason Hammel threw four scoreless innings and Anthony Rizzo reached base three times on Tuesday as the Chicago Cubs beat the Kansas City Royals 4-3. Hammel came in with a 10...

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  13. Brewers Get Back on Track by Beating Padres, 6-4

    Peoria, Ariz. – Carlos Gomez hit a three-run home run to power the offense and the Milwaukee Brewers ' pitching was generally solid on Tuesday afternoon in beating the San Diego Padres , 6-4, at Peoria Sports Complex...

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  14. Healthy, Confident Votto Expects Return to Form

    GOODYEAR, Ariz. -- He feels good. He feels confident. Little by little, he's finding he can do the things he usually has done better than almost anyone. In other words, he's feeling like Joey Votto again...

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  15. Gonzales, Peralta Lead Cardinals over Marlins Split Squad 7-1

    JUPITER, Fla. -- Jhonny Peralta had three hits, including his first homer of spring training, leading the St. Louis Cardinals over a Miami Marlins split squad 7-1 Tuesday...

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  16. Pittsburgh Pirates Fall to Houston Astros as Locke Struggles

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  17. Liriano to Start for Pirates Opening Day Against Reds

    For the second year in a row, left-hander Francisco Liriano will be the Pirates ' opening day starter, manager Clint Hurdle announced Tuesday...

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  18. Kris Bryant: Shoulder Feels Better

    MESA, Ariz. -- Top propsect Kris Bryant reported Tuesday that his right shoulder feels better and that he anticipates returning to the Chicago Cubs ' lineup soon...

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  19. Cubs Cut Eight; Roster Trimmed to 53

    MESA, Ariz. -- As expected, after a weekend of split-squad games the Chicago Cubs reduced their roster to 53 on Monday by sending eight players to minor league camp, the team announced...

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  20. St. Louis Cardinals of Peter Bourjos Again Shrinks from Competition

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  21. Scores & Stats

    Scouts have identified Cardinals left-hander Sam Freeman and Nationals left-hander Xavier Cedeno as logical trade candidates for the Mets .....

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  22. St. Louis Cardinals Roster Moves: Tyler Lyons, Greg Garcia Optioned

    The St. Louis Cardinals announced roster moves on Tuesday morning as the club optioned pitcher Tyler Lyons and infielder Greg Garcia to the Memphis Redbirds (AAA).....

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  23. Gonzales Works into Fifth, Allows One Run : Sports

    JUPITER, Fla. _ Young lefthander Marco Gonzales did nothing to harm his bid for a berth in the Cardinals ' rotation by holding the Miami Marlins to four hits and one run over 4 2/3 innings Tuesday...

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  24. Turner Will Rest Right Elbow, Start Season on DL

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  25. Cubs, Bryant and the Ridiculous 'Service Time' Rule

    Kris Bryant is a Major League-ready talent. That much isn't even worth debating anymore. He's clearly one of the Cubs ' 25 best players, and he's without question a better option at third base than Mike Olt...

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