1. Dodgers' Ryu Still Dealing with Back Stiffness

    Starting pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu was held out of workouts with the Los Angeles Dodgers for the second straight day Thursday because of stiffness in the middle of his back.....

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  2. Colorado Rockies Build a Bullpen That Really Brings the Heat

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  3. With All Eyes on Yasmany Tomas, D-Backs' Jake Lamb Fights for Recognition

    Cuban Yasmany Tomas' life changed when he accepted the Arizona Diamondback's contract offer, a six-year, $68.5 million deal.....

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  4. Yasmani Grandal and the Art of Stealing Strikes

    GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Before every nuance of baseball came to be dissected, isolated and quantified, hitters used to assume that the best, most experienced catchers got the most calls from umpires...

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  5. Dodgers' Ryu Still Dealing with Back Stiffness

    GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Starting pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu was held out of workouts with the Los Angeles Dodgers for the second straight day Thursday because of stiffness in the middle of his back...

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  6. Sandy Koufax Impressed with Julio Urias

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  7. Numbers Only Part of Equation for New Dodgers Boss Andrew Friedman

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  8. Here's a Shock: MadBum Dominating in Spring

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  9. Giants spring training Day 8: Adrianza in battle for roster spot

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Ehire Adrianza's defensive ability at shortstop got him to the big leagues, and it's what still makes him an intriguing player after so many years in the Giants organization...

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  10. MRI on Ryu's Back Is Clean, Will Be Re-Evaluated

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  11. SF Giants' Buster Posey Voted #FaceofMLB

    Twitter users had their say, and on Thursday, Major League Baseball announced the winner of this year's hashtag-driven social media contest: San Francisco Giants ' catcher Buster Posey was voted the #Faceof MLB ...

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  12. Tomas Has Some Issues Taking Grounders at 3B

    At 10 a.m. on Wednesday morning, Yasmany Tomas emerged from the clubhouse and began to stretch with his teammates on the lawn at Salt River Fields...

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  13. Hudson Feels on Track After First Mound Session

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Tim Hudson took what he considered to be a significant step toward retaining a spot in the Giants ' starting rotation with a 25-pitch throwing session off a bullpen mound Wednesday...

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  14. Matt Kemp Thinks the Padres Have the Best Outfield in Baseball

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  15. O'Brien Turning Heads at D-Backs Camp

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- It can get a little slow during the first week of Spring Training when it is just pitchers and catchers in camp, but this year at Salt River Fields, D-backs catcher Peter O'Brien has made batting practice a must-see event...

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  16. Giants Know They Will Miss Pablo Sandoval

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — The three-time World Series champion San Francisco Giants may be Buster Posey's team, but even Posey acknowledges that they are going to look a little different ...

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  17. Trumbo Happy to Put Arbitration Behind Him

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- D-backs outfielder Mark Trumbo was prepared to hear the worst when he walked into his salary-arbitration hearing last week, but it all worked out in the end for him...

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  18. Dodgers Facing High Expectations

    Pedro Gomez reports from Glendale, Ariz., where the Dodgers are optimistic they will get over the hump this year with the additions of SS Jimmy Rollins and 2B Howie Kendrick; he addresses ...

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  19. Pence (of Course) Delivers Keynote Address, Bochy Mulls Leadoff Change

    Chris Stratton is like many other minor league players in their first big league camp with the Giants . He felt intimidated when he first walked into a clubhouse populated by Madison Bumgarner, Buster Posey and Matt Cain...

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  20. California Lawmaker Proposes 'Smokeless Tobacco' Ban at All Baseball Venues

    For decades, Major League Baseball's goofy love affair with chewing tobacco was so passionate that the gooey stuff was stocked by teams in clubhouses as surely as jocks and socks...

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  21. Back Stiffness Keeps Ryu out of Workouts

    Dodgers starting pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu was held out of workouts on Wednesday becase of mid-back stiffness, manager Don Mattingly said...

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  22. Rockies Closer LaTroy Hawkins Will Retire After Season at Age 42

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  23. Giants' Cuban Outfielder Still Maturing as Hitter in Minors

    When 19-year-old Cuban Yoan Moncada reports to Red Sox camp, he will be a big story. He should be, after drawing comparisons to Robinson Cano and costing Boston $63 million in bonus and signing penalty...

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  24. Yoan Lopez: Future Ace

    Last month, Yoan Lopez received the largest signing bonus ever in baseball's amateur system, international or domestic: $8.27 million, from the Arizona Diamondbacks ...

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  25. Dodgers Sign Gaudin to Minor League Deal

    Veteran right-hander Chad Gaudin, who missed all of last season with a neck injury, has signed a minor-league contract with the Dodgers ...

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