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MLB spring training 2018: Three things on the Tigers' to-do list
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The Tigers finished last in the AL Central in 2017 with one of the worst records (64-98) in MLB. Gone are the likes of ace Justin Verlander, sluggers Justin Upton and J.D. Martinez, manager Brad Ausmus, 2B Ian Kinsler, LHP Justin Wilson RHP Anibal Sanchez, INF Andrew Romine and RHP Bruce Rondon. Joining

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Top position battles to watch this spring
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Can you smell that? I-it smells like baseball. At this very moment, all across Florida and Arizona, ballplayers are stretching and playing catch, shagging flies and cracking wise – engaging in all manner of baseball throat-clearing that wrests us, like clockwork, from the February doldrums. And, with spring training firmly underway – 22 teams will […]

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Bailey hopes healthy spring brings return to form
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Reds pitcher Homer Bailey is not getting ahead of himself. Bailey, a veteran of two no-hitters but three elbow surgeries, felt good throughout the offseason and rolled into Spring Training healthy. It’s something Bailey doesn’t take for granted.

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MLB spring training 2018: Three things on the Indians' to-do list
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The Cleveland Indians won the AL Central in 2017 with the best record in the league. Joining the club is 1B-DH Yonder Alonso, OF Melvin Upton Jr. and RHP Alexi Ogando. Out are sluggers Carlos Santana and Jay Bruce, RHP Bryan Shaw, RHP Joe Smith, OF Austin Jackson and LHP Boone Logan. What's on their

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Osuna 'outstanding' so far at Spring Training
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The Blue Jays have been holding official spring workouts for less than a week, but pitching coach Pete Walker is already excited about what he has seen from closer Roberto Osuna.

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5 rookies to keep a close eye on during spring training
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With pitchers and catchers reporting to spring training earlier this week, full squad workouts for all 30 MLB clubs are just one day away. While there are a number of players and story lines to keep an eye on, such as Giancarlo Stanton‘s first spring camp with the New York Yankees and the ongoing free-agent […]

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Latest on Yankees prospects at spring training
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New York Yankees MLB: Toronto Blue Jays at New York Yankees

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Spring training: Tim Tebow will play in MLB one day, Mets GM Sandy Alderson says
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Tebow reported to spring training with Mets position players on Sunday

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Milwaukee Brewers Spring Training Roundup: Februrary 17
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A roundup of news and notes from Brewers camp. Here is today's roundup of news from Brewers camp. As Keon Broxton came into camp this year, he knows he is in a tough position as the Brewers outfield acquisitions place him lower on the depth chart. Josh Hader made an appearance on MLB Network Radio

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Schoop plans to go all out for fans this spring
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Jonathan Schoop feels bad for missing last month’s FanFest, and the second baseman vowed Saturday upon arriving early to Spring Training to make it up to the Orioles faithful.

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Hurdle: Frazier to see more time in LF in spring
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Adam Frazier will see extra reps in left field for the Pirates to start the spring. With manager Clint Hurdle announcing that Gregory Polanco will be used exclusively in right and Starling Marte in center, the competition is on to fill the left-field spot. Frazier was among the players that Hurdle said would see increased […]

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Royals will allow closer to emerge this spring
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Unlike seasons past, the Royals come into 2018 without a clear-cut choice for closer.

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