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Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Cy Young trio to make 1st spring starts today
Spring Training is in full swing, with games underway in both the Cactus and Grapefruit Leagues. Many stars will be on the diamond for the first time in competitive play today, and fans can catch all the action on MLB.TV.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Cy Young trio to make 1st spring starts Sunday
Spring Training is in full swing, with games underway in both the Cactus and Grapefruit Leagues. Many stars will be on the diamond for the first time in competitive play today, and fans can catch all the action on MLB.TV.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Ohtani, Alfaro among top prospect performers
Shohei Ohtani covered the headlines on Saturday, but the No. 1 overall prospect wasn't the only one to impress on the second full day of Spring Training.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

A's exciting young core eyes big leap in '18
Though it's been said that the A's are in rebuilding mode, they proved in the second half last year that they already have many pieces in place that could help them contend sooner than expected.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Why is free agent Arrieta still unsigned?
Jake Arrieta has been to the top of the pitching mountain and helped the Cubs end their championship drought. So why does the top remaining free agent remain without a team?

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Position battles heat up in early spring games
Much is made at this time of year about positional uncertainty. Spring Training presents prospects with the chance to accelerate their path to the big leagues, and veterans to solidify their roles.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Arenado willing to go a long way for a homer
Nolan Arenado insisted on making the 45-minute drive across the Valley of the Sun. His homer off Reds lefty Cody Reed in the Rockies' 11-4 victory Saturday afternoon was the payoff.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Stomach bug sidelines Seager on Saturday
Designated hitter Corey Seager, already on a reduced schedule as he rebuilds throwing arm strength, was a late scratch from Saturday's starting lineup against the Giants because of a stomach illness, possibly food poisoning.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Gordon passes first test in CF with flying colors
After not getting any defensive opportunities in his three-inning debut Friday, newly converted Mariners center fielder Dee Gordon was tested early and often at his new position in Saturday's 5-3 loss to the White Sox.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Hitless in debut, Acuna eager for 'results'
Ronald Acuna spent last year proving he is as physically gifted as any of baseball's top prospects. Now as he progresses through his first big league camp, the Braves are getting a feel for how the 20-year-old phenom might deal with the hype and added pressure that he'll face once he reaches the Major League level.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Hitless in debut, Acuna hungry for results
Ronald Acuna spent last year proving he is as physically gifted as any of baseball's top prospects. Now as he progresses through his first big league camp, the Braves are getting a feel for how the 20-year-old phenom might deal with the hype and added pressure that he'll face once he reaches the Major League level.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Finch mentors young softball players
Dozens of young girls got the softball experience of a lifetime Saturday afternoon, as American softball legend Jennie Finch hosted a clinic at Major League Baseball's Compton Youth Academy.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Finch mentors young softball players at clinic
Dozens of young girls got the softball experience of a lifetime Saturday afternoon, as American softball legend Jennie Finch hosted a clinic at Major League Baseball's Compton Youth Academy.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Sierra pays tribute to Big Papi, plays like Lofton
Listed at 5-foot-11, 160 pounds, Magneuris Sierra is one of the smallest players in Marlins camp. But the number the 21-year-old outfielder dons is a tribute to one of this generation of players' biggest stars.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Yankees ecstatic about Florial's potential
Faces beam when Estevan Florial's name is mentioned around the Yankees' talent evaluators, and as the 20-year-old phenom settles into his first Major League Spring Training, manager Aaron Boone said that it is already apparent why the center fielder is held in high regard.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Martinez shows a little rust in spring debut
As far as the factors working in Carlos Martinez's favor, the list is long and includes an elite four-pitch arsenal. This season, the club sees an opportunity for Martinez to truly elevate himself to the next level.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Prospect Alcantara looks electric in debut
Sandy Alcantara may be new to the Marlins, but the hard-throwing right-hander is no stranger to seeing one of the game's top-rated prospects.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

JBJ confident he will shed 'streaky' label in '18
Labels can be tough to get rid of in baseball, and Jackie Bradley Jr. knows there's only one way to get rid of his.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Plawecki keen to take Piazza's advice
Hall of Fame catcher and Mets icon Mike Piazza was in camp Saturday, briefly speaking to reporters and meeting with hitters. Mets catcher Kevin Plawecki, a career .222 hitter who hit .260 last season, said he is taking Piazza's advice to heart.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Broxton welcomes Ohtani with long homer
Keon Broxton helped the Brewers say welcome to the big leagues to Angels import Shohei Ohtani.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Middlebrooks carted off field with leg injury
Phillies infielder Will Middlebrooks appeared to suffer a serious left leg injury in the eighth inning of Saturday afternoon's game against the Orioles at Spectrum Field.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Florial's potential has Yankees ecstatic
Faces beam when Estevan Florial's name is mentioned around the Yankees' scouts and talent evaluators, and as the 20-year-old phenom settles into his first Major League Spring Training, manager Aaron Boone said that it is apparent why the center fielder is being held in such high regard.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Ohtani electric, erratic in Spring Training debut
Shohei Ohtani had a short-lived Spring Training debut on Saturday, but he electrified the crowd at Tempe Diablo Stadium with a pair of first-inning strikeouts.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Notebook: Rays rebuild, Realmuto, more
It was a tumultuous week around Rays camp following the trades of Jake Odorizzi, Steven Souza Jr. and Corey Dickerson, but the initial storm seems to have passed, leaving Tampa Bay determined to prove its doubters wrong.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Sale throws 1st live BP, loving scaled-back ST
A couple of hours before his team took the field for a Grapefruit League game against the Rays on Saturday, Red Sox ace Chris Sale was on Field 5 airing it out for his first live batting practice of Spring Training.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

After life-threatening scare, Poncedeleon is back
Back in Cardinals camp as a non-roster invitee, Daniel Poncedeleon loosens up each morning eager, not anxious, to restart his big league climb.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Future MVP? Nats phenom compared to Cutch
Victor Robles has yet to play a full season, but his ceiling is off the charts. When asked on Saturday to compare Robles to any other Major Leaguer, Nationals manager Dave Martinez sat and thought about it for a few seconds, then offered the named of the Giants' Andrew McCutchen.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Reds receive custom 'new toys' on Glove Day
It was a chilly Saturday morning outside the Reds Spring Training complex but that didn't matter to the players who wanted to stop and visit with the representatives from Wilson Gloves before going inside where it was warm.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Reds sign veteran lefty Perez to Minors deal
The Reds signed veteran left-handed pitcher Oliver Perez to a Minor League contract on Saturday and brought him into camp as a non-roster player. Perez, 36, will compete for a bullpen spot as a situational reliever.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

'Judge's Chambers' took star to new heights
The following is an excerpt from Chapter 9 of Bryan Hoch's first book, "The Baby Bombers: The Inside Story of the Next Yankees Dynasty," which is being published by Diversion Books and includes a foreword by Mark Teixeira. On sale March 6, it is now available for pre-order.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Cy Young winner Blue was Bay Area workhorse
A durable pitcher, Blue finished his career going 209-161 with a 3.27 ERA. He tossed over 200 innings in nine separate seasons, including eight straight from '73-'80, and had double-digit wins in 11 seasons.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Pirates ink lefty Siegrist to Minor League deal
Another day in Spring Training, another move for the Pirates.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 24, 2018

Ohtani set to make his Spring Training debut
It's time to see what Shohei Ohtani can do. The 23-year-old right-hander will start the Halos' game against the Brewers at Tempe Diablo Stadium at 3:10 p.m. ET. Fans can watch Ohtani's highly anticipated Cactus League debut live on MLB.TV.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

After big scare, Poncedeleon finds way back
Back in Cardinals camp as a non-roster invitee, Daniel Poncedeleon loosens up each morning eager, not anxious, to restart his big league climb.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

After comebacker, Poncedeleon ready to pitch
Back in Cardinals camp as a non-roster invitee, Daniel Poncedeleon loosens up each morning eager, not anxious, to restart his big league climb.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

After comebacker, Poncedeleon ready to pitch again
Back in Cardinals camp as a non-roster invitee, Daniel Poncedeleon loosens up each morning eager, not anxious, to restart his big league climb.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Ohtani, Bumgarner among notable debuts today
It's time to see what Shohei Ohtani can do. The 23-year-old right-hander will start the Halos' game against the Brewers at Tempe Diablo Stadium at 3:10 p.m. ET. Fans can watch Ohtani's highly anticipated Cactus League debut live on MLB.TV.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

1 year ago, Judge's eye-popping HR set stage
The phrase "All Rise" had yet to be linked to the rookie outfielder with the hulking football build, to say nothing of a dedicated seating area that debuted at Yankee Stadium three months later, celebrating both his immense power and fan appeal. Yet we should have known that Aaron Judge was about to accomplish special things. It was one year ago today, Feb. 24, 2017, that Judge dropped jaws with a monstrous home run that clanged off of George M. Steinbrenner Field's scoreboard in the Yankees' first home game of the spring.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Ohtani, Bumgarner among notable debuts Sat.
It's time to see what Shohei Ohtani can do. The 23-year-old right-hander will start the Halos' game against the Brewers at Tempe Diablo Stadium at 3:10 p.m. ET. Fans can watch Ohtani's highly anticipated Cactus League debut live on MLB.TV.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Blach moved by Stoneman Douglas caps
Honoring the memory of the victims of the recent shootings at Florida's Stoneman Douglas High School, which left 17 people dead, was more than just a pregame obligation for Giants starter Ty Blach.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Ripken Sr. Foundation carries on legacy
The Foundation, in conjunction with the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association, hosted its 14th annual Aspire Gala at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront to raise money to help support the "programming and initiatives for at-risk youth and underserved communities across the United States."

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Revamped Giants set sights on return to glory
After staggering for the last season and a half, the Giants figure that it's about time for them to regain their stride.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

'Determined' Suarez solid in spring debut
During Andrew Suarez's scoreless two-inning stint in the Giants' 6-5 loss to a Milwaukee Brewers split squad in Friday's Cactus League opener, it became easy to comprehend Giants manager Bruce Bochy's enthusiasm about the 25-year-old left-hander.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Tropeano, Bridwell begin spring rotation battle
The battle for the sixth spot in the Angels' rotation officially kicked off Friday, with Nick Tropeano and Parker Bridwell making their Cactus League debuts in the club's 9-8 loss to the A's at Hohokam Stadium.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Source: Twins add Aybar on Minors deal
The Twins have signed veteran infielder Erick Aybar to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training, a source told MLB.com.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Twins add Aybar on Minors deal
The Twins have signed veteran infielder Erick Aybar to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Tapia homers in audition for Rox leadoff spot
The Rockies' Raimel Tapia unveiled his Charlie Blackmon imitation Friday afternoon.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Puig expects to be fine after missing ST opener
Outfielder Yasiel Puig was scratched from the starting lineup of the Dodgers' Cactus League opener on Friday vs. the White Sox with mild hip discomfort. He said he expects to start Saturday in the split-squad game against the Giants at Camelback Ranch.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Maxwell struck by bat, escapes concussion
A's catcher Bruce Maxwell was OK after being struck in the head by Angels hitter Jefry Marte's backswing in the second inning of Friday's 9-8 A's win at Hohokam Stadium.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Pirates' Meadows leads top prospect performers
Pirates prospect Austin Meadows led the top prospect performers on the first full day of Spring Training games.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

PHENOM ALERT: Teen Tatis goes deep
Ranked by MLBPipeline as the game's No. 8 overall prospect, Fernando Tatis Jr. mashed an opposite-field home run in his second at-bat of Spring Training.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Teenage phenom Tatis goes deep in ST opener
Ranked by MLBPipeline as the game's No. 8 overall prospect, Fernando Tatis Jr. mashed an opposite-field home run in his second at-bat of Spring Training.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Kemp clobbers one in first game back with LA
Matt Kemp made a triumphant return in Dodger blue on Friday, going 2-for-2 with a three-run home run in the Dodgers' Cactus League opener -- a 13-5 victory over the White Sox.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Romano happy with command in spring debut
For the second spring in a row, Reds right-handed pitcher Sal Romano is trying for a spot in the big league rotation. Romano was pleased with the results following his two-inning start vs. the Indians on Friday.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Braun looking good taking reps at first base
Early returns on Ryan Braun's work at first base have been positive, said Brewers manager Craig Counsell, who plans to give Braun a few more practice days before slotting him into a Cactus League game next week.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Late addition? Best fits for 5 notable free agents
It took all winter and a little bit of spring, but we've finally achieved something resembling momentum in the free-agent marketplace. I speak on behalf of the more than 60 still-unsigned players when I say: Let's keep it going! Here are five free-agent fits that still make sense at this late stage.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Glove Day brings new leather for Profar
Infielder Jurickson Profar received a new glove when the Wilson SUV rolled into camp on Thursday. It was so he can play third base if needed.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

MLB rallies behind Parkland after tragic school shooting
Major League Baseball joined the nation in rallying behind the Parkland, Fla., community in the aftermath of last week's shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that killed 17 people.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Miggy looking forward, focused on swing
A few scattered boos among the packed crowd at George M. Steinbrenner Field was the one reminder of what happened the last time Miguel Cabrera and the Tigers faced the Yankees.

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Feb 23, 2018

Alonso homers in first at-bat for Indians
In the second inning of Friday's 6-4 loss to the Reds, during his first official at-bat as a member of the Tribe, Yonder Alonso crushed the first pitch he saw from Cincinnati starter Sal Romano to deep right field. The ball carried over the fence, sailed above the right-field seats and then clanked off a tin rooftop at Goodyear Ballpark.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Happ gets first look at leadoff spot for Cubs
Let the competition begin. Ian Happ was the Cubs' leadoff man Friday in the Cactus League opener and is one of at least four players who will be tested there this spring.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Tribe's Ramirez a beacon for youngsters in hometown
There is usually a pack of children trailing behind Jose Ramirez when he returns to his hometown of Bani in the Dominican Republic in the offseason. While Ramirez walks the roads he grew up on, and neighbors call out his name, the kids trace his every step.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Kemp goes deep in first game back with LA
Matt Kemp made a triumphant return in Dodger blue on Friday, going 2-for-2 with a three-run home run in the Dodgers' Cactus League opener -- a 13-5 victory over the White Sox.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Stanton relishes excitement of Yanks debut
Even though the details of Giancarlo Stanton's first stroll to home plate in pinstripes aren't likely to be referenced in any future history texts, the image seemed to drip with importance as the slugger dug into the right-handed batter's box on Friday afternoon.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Tatis Jr. -- youngest player in camp -- goes deep
Ranked by MLBPipeline as the game's No. 8 overall prospect, Fernando Tatis Jr. mashed an opposite-field home run in his second at-bat of Spring Training.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Ozuna ends Cards debut on run-scoring note
The Cardinals hope Friday was just the start, and just a small part of what's to come from Marcell Ozuna.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Gleyber thrilled to spring into game action
Having experienced his first game action in eight months, Gleyber Torres tugged on a black long-sleeved T-shirt emblazoned with the words, "I'M BACK." The wardrobe choice had been a coincidence, the Yankees' top prospect said, but it was appropriate for the milestone.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

K-Rod begins roster bid with Phillies
Francisco Rodriguez drove himself to Dunedin Stadium on Friday, but he had trouble finding the entrance to the parking lot.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Potential Bucs callup Meadows takes healthy cuts
For Austin Meadows, it's always been a question of health. There's little doubt the Pirates' top outfield prospect will produce when he's well enough to play, but can he stay on the field consistently enough to reach his potential? He showed what he's capable of in the Pirates' Grapefruit League opener, going 3-for-3 with two doubles, two RBIs and a walk in a 6-3 loss to the Rays on Friday at Charlotte Sports Park.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Cora 'not concerned' as Sox mull J.D. physical
Perhaps it's only fitting that the signing that took the entire offseason and into the early portion of Spring Training to happen would have a little bit more of a delay before it becomes official.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Piscotty raising funds for ALS in mom's honor
A's outfielder Stephen Piscotty is rallying around his mom, Gretchen, and the entire ALS community through a donation page to raise funds that will help fight the debilitating disease.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Mariners' Moore putting rookie struggles in past
Andrew Moore was rushed to the big leagues last year as a 23-year-old rookie when the Mariners' rotation was hit hard by injuries. But the former Oregon State standout learned from some rocky times and got off to a nice start on the new campaign Friday with two hitless innings in Seattle's 3-2 win over the Padres in the Cactus League opener.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

'Four studs' for three spots in Brewers' outfield
Lorenzo Cain will be the Brewers' primary center fielder. Christian Yelich will get some work in right field this spring but figures to mostly man left. Domingo Santana says he's intent on improving defensively in right field. And Ryan Braun, the former National League MVP and Milwaukee's longest-tenured player, will fit in somewhere, even if that means some at-bats at first base.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Tigers, Liriano agree to 1-year deal
The Tigers added another contestant to their rotation competition on Friday with a familiar face from Ron Gardenhire's past. Detroit agreed to terms with left-hander Francisco Liriano on a one-year contract.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Slow & steady: Hosmer easing into new digs
Newly acquired Padres first baseman Eric Hosmer likely won't take the field in a Padres uniform until sometime early next week, possibly Monday or Tuesday.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Rodon to sit out spring, likely back in June
White Sox left-hander Carlos Rodon will not pitch in any Cactus League games as he continues his recovery from shoulder surgery. Early June now appears to be a realistic target.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Confident in roster, Rizzo likely done dealing
As the Nationals prepared to open up their 2018 Grapefruit League schedule on Friday afternoon, general manager Mike Rizzo maintained that he was satisfied with his current roster.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Glove Day brings new leather for Astros
One of the few chances a baseball player gets to express himself on the field is with his glove, which is why so many players can't wait for Wilson Sporting Goods -- the official glove of Major League Baseball -- to come through camp.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Profar eager to impress Rangers this spring
Elvis Andrus will not be making the trip to Mesa on Saturday, when the Rangers open their Cactus League schedule against the Cubs. Instead, Jurickson Profar will be the starting shortstop for the first game of the spring as he tries to earn a spot as the Rangers' utility infielder. He is off to a good start, according to manager Jeff Banister.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Now in center field, Dee gets glove ready
Dee Gordon went to work immediately after learning he would be playing center field for the Mariners and the All-Star infielder will get his first crack at the new position in the club's spring opener.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

MLB creates kits to lend fun support for kids
Though it was a rainy and gloomy Friday morning on the East Coast, dozens of volunteers brought nothing but sunshine to children who wish for it the most.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Source: Tigers, Liriano agree to 1-year deal
The Tigers have added former All-Star pitcher Francisco Liriano to their roster, MLB.com's Jon Paul Morosi reports.

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Feb 23, 2018

Jeter, Marlins proud to honor Stoneman Douglas
The Marlins took the field on Friday sporting a new look while being united in a common cause.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Astros welcome Douglas HS coach, sons
There may never be a return to true normalcy for the students and faculty at Stoneman Douglas High School. Not after the tragedy that struck the school in nearby Parkland, Fla., last week, when 17 people were killed in a horrific shooting.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Rizzo moved by response to high school tragedy
All Major League Baseball teams were wearing Marjory Stoneman Douglas caps on Friday to honor the victims killed at the Parkland, Fla., high school on Feb. 14. Anthony Rizzo, who is not scheduled to play in the Cubs' Spring Training opener against the Brewers, was wearing it for the workout on Friday. The Cubs will wear the caps again on Saturday for the home opener against the Rangers, and Rizzo will be in the lineup then.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

First Spring Training HR: New Blue Jay Grandy
Curtis Granderson was in the leadoff spot for Toronto's first game of the spring on Friday, but -- despite his leadoff homer against the Phillies' Nick Pivetta -- it doesn't sound like he's a realistic candidate to hit there during the regular season.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Marlins honor Stoneman Douglas with pride
The Marlins took the field on Friday sporting a new look while being united in a common cause.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Fantasy411 Podcast: Where to draft Arenado?
Hot or not? Pitch or ditch? Deal or dump? The Fantasy 411 crew has the answer. No matter what kind of format you play, the MLB Fantasy crew has "been there, won that" and they'll help you win, too.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Puig scratched from lineup with sore hip
Outfielder Yasiel Puig was scratched from the starting lineup of the Dodgers' Cactus League opener on Friday vs. the White Sox with mild hip discomfort.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Chapman's sore right hand OK after MRI
Third baseman Matt Chapman rejoined the A's on Friday bearing good news.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Marlins pay tribute to Stoneman Douglas
The Marlins took the field on Friday sporting a new look while being united in a common cause.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 23, 2018

Top Rays prospect faces elbow surgery
Right-hander Brent Honeywell, the Rays' No. 1 prospect according to MLB Pipeline, was forced to leave Thursday's workout after throwing approximately 10 pitches during a batting practice session. According to manager Kevin Cash, Honeywell strained his right forearm and will be further evaluated.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 22, 2018

Stoneman Douglas honored as spring games begin today
Players will take the field in a game designed to be diversion. In most years, the exhibition openers at Major League Baseball's Spring Training camps would qualify as just that -- a welcomed respite from the troubles of the world. But not in this country, and not in this moment of mourning.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 22, 2018

Twins getting early look at young pitchers
The Twins are using the early part of Spring Training to get a look at their pitching prospects, as lefty Stephen Gonsalves threw two innings against the University of Minnesota in an exhibition on Thursday.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 22, 2018

Yankees keep it light before spring opener
The Yankees' final afternoon before the Grapefruit League opener was filled with improvisation games and leadership exercises, as Aaron Boone's players moved off the diamond and shared laughs in a pavilion area of George M. Steinbrenner Field.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 22, 2018

Stanton's NY debut tops Friday's spring slate
The months of waiting are finally over -- there are 15 baseball games on Friday. There'll be plenty to watch for when almost all of the 30 teams take the field for their Cactus and Grapefruit League openers.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 22, 2018

Stanton's Yanks debut tops Friday's spring slate
The months of waiting are finally over -- there are 15 baseball games on Friday. There'll be plenty to watch for when almost all of the 30 teams take the field for their Cactus and Grapefruit League openers.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 22, 2018

Stanton's Yanks debut tops opening spring slate
The months of waiting are finally over -- there are 15 baseball games on Friday. There'll be plenty to watch for when almost all of the 30 teams take the field for their Cactus and Grapefruit League openers.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 22, 2018

Female umpire works plate during Tigers win
One of two women umpiring in professional baseball was behind home plate for the Tigers' 6-1 exhibition victory over Florida Southern University in Lakeland, Fla. on Thursday.

Major League Baseball News
Feb 22, 2018

Dark-horse roster candidates for all 30 teams
With the first Spring Training game finally being played this week, there are sure to be players who emerge with breakout performances to win an Opening Day roster spot. MLB.com takes a crack at predicting which dark horse candidates across the league could make their team out of camp.

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