1. MLB Spring Training 2012: Shin-Soo Choo Has a New Outlook

    Cleveland Indians right fielder Shin-Soo Choo has his sights set on a new beginning for the 2012 season after a difficult 2011 season filled with various on- and off-field issues...

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  2. MLB Spring Training 2012: Blue Jays Brett Lawrie Energizes Toronto

    Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Brett Lawrie burst into MLB last season and is certain to continue to energize the club during spring training...

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  3. New York Yankees Spring Training 2012: Derek Jeter the Last Man Standing?

    New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter , one of the original core-four players, arrived at spring training exuding confidence in his team and his abilities...

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  4. Toronto Blue Jays Spring Training 2012: Colby Rasmus Rejuvenated

    Toronto Blue Jays center fielder Colby Rasmus arrived at spring training camp with an upbeat and positive attitude to begin the 2012 season...

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  5. MLB Spring Training 2012: Lonnie Chisenhall and Jack Hannahan Battle

    Cleveland Indians infielders Lonnie Chisenhall and Jack Hannahan will spend spring training battling for a position at third base...

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  6. MLB Spring Training 2012: Yankees Prospect Austin Romine out with Back Soreness

    New York Yankees catching prospect Austin Romine will miss a day of spring training, according to manager Joe Girardi . Romine experienced some back soreness on Thursday during a workout session with pitchers and catchers in spring training...

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  7. Toronto Blue Jays: Pitcher Sergio Santos Assumes Role as Closer

    The Toronto Blue Jays acquired right-handed pitcher Sergio Santos on Dec. 6, 2011 from the Chicago White Sox , and he is expected to assume the role of the much-needed closer...

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  8. Cleveland Indians: Cristian Guzmán Attempting Comeback 2012 Season

    Second baseman Cristian Guzmán will attempt a comeback this season with the Cleveland Indians after discussing the possibility with Indians manager Manny Acta...

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  9. New York Yankees: 10 Benefits to Signing Jorge Soler

    Cuban right fielder Jorge Soler has generated quite a bit of buzz on the free-agent market. Although he is not a free agent yet, he likely will be in the near future...

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  10. Toronto Blue Jays Focused on Starting Pitching and Ace Ricky Romero

    The Toronto Blue Jays are about to begin their spring training and they intend to focus on starting pitching. Pitchers and catchers report to spring training on Wednesday and the rest of the team reports on Saturday...

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  11. Cleveland Indians: Pitching Prospect Austin Adams Developing in Minor Leagues

    Cleveland Indians right-handed pitching prospect Austin Adams appears to be developing well in the minor league system. In 2008, the Milwaukee Brewers selected him in the 27th round of the draft as a shortstop, but he did not sign with them...

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  12. NY Yankees: Joba Chamberlain Recovering Well from Tommy John Surgery

    New York Yankees right-handed pitcher Joba Chamberlain appears to be having a successful recovery from having Tommy John surgery...

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  13. Toronto Blue Jays: Pitching Prospect Deck McGuire Shows Excellent Promise

    The Toronto Blue Jays have made some impressive moves during this offseason, and the 2012 pitching staff appears to be their strongest in many years...

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  14. Cleveland Indians: Offseason Acquisitions Strengthen the Tribe

    The Cleveland Indians have had quite the productive offseason. Cleveland's acquisition of a few key players has added the depth that they needed...

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  15. NY Yankees: Trade Talks for A.J. Burnett to Cleveland Indians Fall Through

    Discussions to trade New York Yankees right-handed starting pitcher A.J. Burnett to the Cleveland Indians have come to an end. The Indians briefly expressed an interest in Burnett, but their interest quickly faded away...

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  16. New York Yankees: 10 Pitchers Who Could Replace Mariano Rivera After 2012

    One of the most difficult topics for Yankee fans to discuss is the probable retirement announcement that we will hear from Mariano Rivera after the 2012 season comes to a close...

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  17. New York Yankees: Remembering the Days of Oscar Gamble

    When I was a kid growing up in the Bronx, I watched the Yankees on television religiously. Rarely did I miss a game if it was televised...

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  18. Cleveland Indians: Asdrubal Cabrera Signs, Avoiding Arbitration

    Asdrubal Cabrera and the Cleveland Indians have agreed to a one-year contract worth $4.55 million avoiding arbitration hearings...

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  19. Toronto Blue Jays: Strength Showing with 2012 Pitching Staff

    The 2011 season may not have ended the way that the Toronto Blue Jays had hoped, but closing out the season at .500 in the most competitive division in baseball is nothing to take lightly...

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  20. New York Yankees: Manny Banuelos Extended an Invitation to Spring Training

    Left-handed pitching prospect Manny Banuelos has been extended an invitation to attend spring training with the New York Yankees . Banuelos is one of the top prospects in the Yankees’ farm system...

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  21. New York Yankees: Catching Prospect Austin Romine Developing Well

    The New York Yankees have some good depth in the catcher position with three prospects developing in the farm system. Austin Romine, Gary Sanchez and J.R. Murphy all show promising signs of solid futures in the Yankees organization...

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  22. Toronto Blue Jays: Top Prospect Travis d'Arnaud Due for Breakout 2012

    Travis d'Arnaud, one of the Toronto Blue Jays ’ top prospects, has just come off of a highlighted 2011 season. He will turn 23 years old in a few days and has five solid seasons of experience behind him advancing through the minor leagues...

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  23. NY Yankees Rumors: Why Zack Greinke Is a Better Option Than Cole Hamels

    Rumors get tossed around every offseason, and this offseason is no different. Many of them turn out to be nothing more than just simple rumors. Some end up being right on target...

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  24. 2012 Looks Good for the Toronto Blue Jays with New Setup Man Francisco Cordero

    The Toronto Blue Jays recently signed free agent Francisco Cordero to a one-year $4.5 million contract, according to MLB.com . This is good news for the Blue Jays roster...

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  25. New York Yankees: Jorge Posada and 15 Most Overrated Yankees of All-Time

    Like most New York Yankees fans, I live and breathe Yankees. Yankee blood flows through my veins. Over the years since I was a child, I watched my beloved Yankees go through the good, the bad and the ugly...

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