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Fernandez dominates in intrasquad game
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Jose Fernandez took the mound for an intrasquad game Wednesday, and to say he looked in midseason form would be a huge understatement. The Miami Marlins ace tossed two dominant innings at the club’s spring complex, blowing away five batters in the process. Jose Fernandez out here throwing strikes. #SpringTraining pic.twitter.com/6LHoaekvCg — MLB (@MLB) March […]

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Chapman: Free agency a factor in appeal decision
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New York Yankees reliever Aroldis Chapman said the prospect of becoming a free agent after the season played a part in his decision to accept the 30-game suspension he received Tuesday under the league's new domestic violence policy. Sources told Bob Nightengale of USA TODAY Sports that commissioner Rob Manfred was weighing a possible 35-40 […]

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PHOTOS: Harbaugh swaps khakis for ball pants
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Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh is in Florida with his players for spring practice, but that’s not the only responsibility he’s taking on while temporarily escaping the winter. Harbaugh, who’s infamous for wearing khakis for every occasion, had to get out of his comfort zone and pull on some snug baseball pants to fulfill his […]

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Schilling: Hillary Clinton 'should be buried under a jail'
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Former major league pitcher Curt Schilling is back in the political spotlight for all the wrong reasons after making scathing remarks about Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton. During an appearance on Kansas City’s 610 Sports Radio on Tuesday, Schilling told hosts Danny Parkins and Carrington Harrison that Clinton's alleged misconduct as it relates to classified emails […]

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Cashman calls Chapman ban 'hell of a statement'
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New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said Wednesday that Aroldis Chapman's 30-game ban sends a strong message to the rest of the league that domestic violence issues will not be tolerated. Chapman became the first player penalized under the league's new domestic violence policy Tuesday after MLB completed its investigation into an incident from […]

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Jim Harbaugh joins the Detroit Tigers as a coach
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Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh suited up for the Tigers, but it’s not his first dive into baseball.

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The oldest Chicago Cub is using his baseball bat as a cane
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David Ross is making the most of his final season in MLB.

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VIDEO: Angels' Maya sings reggaeton track
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If pitcher Yunesky Maya, who’s in spring camp with the Los Angeles Angels as a non-roster invitee, doesn’t crack the club’s roster, he’ll at least have a backup career ready and waiting for him. The 34-year-old right-hander is a singer, and an impressive one at that. Maya performed his reggaeton song, "Los Duenos De La […]

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Cubs name Arrieta Opening Day starter
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The reigning National League Cy Young Award winner will toe the rubber for the Chicago Cubs on Opening Day. Jake Arrieta will start on April 4 in Los Angeles as Chicago opens the season with an interleague contest with the Angels, Cubs manager Joe Maddon announced Tuesday. The Cubs are lessening Arrieta's workload this spring […]

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Social media novice A-Rod gets help from daughter
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Alex Rodriguez may be one of the greatest players to ever grace the game of baseball, but even he has a few struggles in life. The 40-year-old claims to be a novice at social media, and admitted on Monday that he consults his 11-year-old daughter Natasha when making decisions about what he posts on the […]

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AL East teams benefit most from Chapman ban
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Members of the American League East, especially the Boston Red Sox, were the biggest benefactors from the news Tuesday that New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman will serve a 30-game suspension for violating the league’s domestic-violence policy. The Red Sox face the Yankees six times before Chapman is eligible to return on May 9 against […]

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Yankees support decision of Chapman's 30-game ban
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New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman knew the risks that came with acquiring Aroldis Chapman, and after Tuesday's news, the organization is living with the consequences. The four-time All-Star accepted a 30-game suspension without appeal for violating the MLB's domestic violence policy. Neither Chapman, nor the Yankees, took issue with the ruling from commissioner […]

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