1. Dan Haren "Committed" to Marlins; Jose Fernandez Eager to Pitch

    Jose Fernandez said he is practicing patience with his surgically repaired arm, but acknowledged he is itching to get back on the mound. “I want to pitch tomorrow in the big leagues...

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  2. Mike Minor Wins Arbitration Case Versus Braves

    Mike Minor has won his arbitration hearing versus the Braves , reports MLBTR's Tim Dierkes (on Twitter). Minor will earn $5.6MM as opposed to the $5.1MM figure submitted by the team, as shown in MLBTR's Arbitration Tracker...

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  3. Mets May Allow Matt Harvey to Throw 200 Innings “including the Playoffs”

    Like most teams dealing with pitchers coming back from Tommy John elbow surgery the Mets will limit Matt Harvey's workload this season, but it sounds like the limitations won't be severe...

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  4. Phillies' Cliff Lee Answers Questions Using Magic 8 Ball During Press Conference

    Baseball season is finally underway, and Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Cliff Lee has already run out of answers for the media...

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  5. Fister Focused on Present with Nats, Not Uncertain Future

    Doug Fister, like several prominent teammates with the Nationals , knows he's eligible for free agency at season's end. The veteran right-hander, though, insists his focus is solely on 2015, not whatever may happen to him after that...

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  6. Ramos' Goal: Catch 120-130 Games This Season

    Wilson Ramos entered 2014 with a clear goal in mind: Catch at least 120 games for the first time in his career.....

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  7. Phillies Open 'Camp of Opportunities'

    The Phillies long offseason officially ends this morning with the team's first spring training workout for pitchers and catchers. Over six weeks, the Phillies will whittle their roster down to a final 25...

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  8. Cliff Lee Turns to a Magic Eight-Ball for Advice

    When things began to go very badly for the 2013 Phillies , a team that would finish with the first losing record for the organization since 2002, closer Jonathan Papelbon was asked if he felt his veteran team could turn it around...

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  9. Questions Abound Everywhere but Mound as Mets Camp Begins

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  10. Phillies Officials Take Cole Hamels' Comments in Stride

    Cameras clicked as Cole Hamels and Cliff Lee worked just a few feet apart during their first bullpen session of the spring Thursday...

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  11. Pitchers, Catchers Report to Camp, Get Right to Work

    VIERA, Fla. -- Nationals pitchers and catchers reported to Space Coast Stadium on Thursday morning ready to work. There was right-hander Stephen Strasburg throwing on flat ground...

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  12. Niese Gives Flores a Vote of Confidence

    PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — Wilmer Flores will be under considerably scrutiny this spring training and then this season. The Mets spent the offseason looking for an upgrade, only ending up unable to find one...

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  13. Niese Ready to Compete with the Young Arms at Mets Camp

    PORT ST. LUCIE, FL. — Jon Niese has seen the future of the Mets . Actually, it's practically here.....

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  14. Should Hamels Get a Pass for Being Honest?

    Cole Hamels stopped short of demanding a trade. However, his intentions are well known and his frustrations with the Phillies organization are easily felt through his comments to Bob Nightengale of USA Today...

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  15. Crashburn Alley – Phillies 2015 Top 30 Prospects

    I wanted to post my Top 30 Prospects list on the day pitchers and catchers report because it's symbolic of the passing of not just one year to another, but one generation to another...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 15 days ago 23 reads 0 comments

  16. Cliff Lee Asks Magic 8 Ball for Answers

    Cliff Lee is still a pitcher for the Philadelphia Phillies . What the future hold for him, no human outside Ruben Amaro Jr. or maybe Pat Gillick really knows.....

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  17. Spring Training Expectations for MLB's No. 1 Pitching Prospect, Lucas Giolito

    Last month we took an in-depth look at Washington Nationals right-hander Lucas Giolito , the consensus No. 1 overall pitching prospect heading into the season, as well as what should be expected of him realistically in 2015...

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  18. Marlins Hire Lenny Harris as New Assistant Hitting Coach

    In a late addition to the coaching staff, the Marlins have hired Lenny Harris as their new assistant hitting coach. He'll work alongside hitting coach Frank Menechino...

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  19. Danny Espinosa Shows Up to Nationals Camp with Stellar Fu Fanchu

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  20. Who Will Be the Mets Closer to Start the Year?

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  21. Atlanta Braves: 5 Potential Breakout Candidates to Watch in Spring Training

    The baseball season is upon us. The Atlanta Braves ' pitchers and catchers are set to report to camp Thursday with the first workout scheduled on Friday...

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  22. Mailbag: Can Atlanta Contend for Wild Card Spot?

    I've been watching the Braves for 40 years and this looks like one of the weakest teams they've ever fielded. Is there any reason they will actually be a Wild Card contender? -- Bill D...

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  23. Braves Look for Answers to 3 Big Questions

    ATLANTA -- Now that the Braves have completed their most hectic offseason in more than two decades, it is time for them to gain a better idea for whether they will indeed be capable of remaining competitive with their significantly altered roster...

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  24. Oh Look, a Dress Made of Used New York Mets Baseballs

    The baseball dress isn ’t the most functional outfit, but it’s for a good cause. TCPalm .com reports that Port St. Lucie artist Jennifer Hitchner has designed a dress made entirely of New York Mets baseballs...

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  25. Woman Wears Dress Made of Mets Baseballs

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