1. 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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  2. Joba Chamberlain Is Back, and That's Not a Bad Thing

    I have, for some odd reason, actually seen a bit of complaining about the Joba Chamberlain deal today. The opinions are undoubtedly influenced by his second half 4.97 ERA and repeated meltdowns in the postseason...

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  3. Don't Tweet Lineup Suggestions to Ausmus

    LAKELAND, Fla. -- It wouldn't be quite accurate to say that Brad Ausmus is going where no manager has ever gone before...

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  4. Tigers Diving a Little Deeper into Pitch Framing

    Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus acknowledged that pitch framing is something the organization is talking more about...

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  5. Tigers' Kinsler Adjusts to Beat the Shift

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  6. Bernie: Will Carlos Martinez Step Up?

    JUPITER, Fla. • Let's continue with my 2015 season preview of individual Cardinals ' players. Today's focus: RH pitcher Carlos Martinez...

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  7. Cards Have Edge with DeWitt as Owner

    JUPITER, Fla. • The secret to the Cardinals ' sustained success starts at the top. And yes, it really is a secret, because no one really thinks of the owner as the creative mind that powers his team's winning baseball operation...

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  8. Reliever Walden Has a Hop to His Step

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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. Jack Nicklaus Ice Cream, Coming to a Store Near You?

    Jack Nicklaus admits one of his greatest weaknesses is his fondness for ice cream. So perhaps its not a surprise he's teamed up with Schwan Food Company to start his own line of premium ice cream...

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  12. Re-Imagining 2014 with Josh Shaw and More USC Football News

    Can't get enough USC football? We've got your morning dose of all the best content from around the web concerning the men of Troy...

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  13. DBs Coach Wanted Part of the Riley Experience

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  14. U-M Practice: Harbaugh Involved with QBs (with Video)

    Though coach Jim Harbaugh avoided specifics after his first spring practice as Michigan's coach, the mgoblue.com video clips offered a few glimpses...

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  15. Column: For Jim Harbaugh, Mentally Rebuilding Program Is Task No. 1

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  16. DeVante Parker Would Be 'Home-Run Pick' for 49ers

    DeVante Parker finished his senior year at Louisville with 43 receptions for 855 yards and five touchdowns...

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  17. WATCH: Yoan Moncada Arrives in Fort Myers

    WATCH: Our Comcast SportsNet crew was there on Wednesday morning in Fort Myers as 19 year-old Cuban prospect Yoan Moncada arrives at the Red Sox facility, presumably to sign his contract with Boston...

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  18. Mariano Rivera Is in the House

    TAMPA, Fla. -- On the first day of full report, look who's here: Mariano Rivera is in the house as a guest instructor...

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  19. Ichiro Is Happy to Be Away from Joe Girardi

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  20. Didi Gregorius Already Getting Tips from A-Rod

    TAMPA — Didi Gregorius worked out with Alex Rodriguez on Tuesday for the first time at the Yankees ' minor league complex...

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  21. Kings' Jonathan Quick Could Spend a Lot of Time in Goal

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  22. Zito Revamps Motion in Effort to Make A's Rotation

    MESA, Ariz. — Wearing No. 75, his hair long and shaggy again, Barry Zito looks much as he did during his A's heyday a decade earlier...

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  23. UCLA Basketball: Washington Preview

    UCLA lost two games in the desert last week, and control over their own destiny for third place in the PAC-12. The Bruins enter the final stretch of the season playing the three worst teams in the league at home...

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  24. Can UCLA Still Make the NCAA Tournament?

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  25. 4-Star CB Hopes to Hear from Oregon Ducks

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