| Mar 10, 2015
| 3:15 PM
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Detroit pitcher Alfredo Simon showed off his slowest stuff in another sharp outing.
Simon tossed three scoreless innings, Daniel Fields, J.D. Martinez and Steven Moya hit homers and the Detroit Tigers beat the...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 9:46 AM
Cliff Lee and the Phillies still don’t know exactly what the soreness in the left-hander’s elbow means, but if he needs surgery, it could end his career.
“Yeah it'd be 6-8 months out,” Lee told reporters Monday morning. “So...
| Mar 8, 2015
| 2:39 PM
The wait seemed interminable to Jarred Cosart for his quick and efficient spring debut Sunday.
The Miami Marlins right-hander had been itching for it, not just for the past few weeks since camp opened, but through the long offseason. Ever since his out-...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 8:44 AM
Cam Bedrosian was practically baptized in a major league clubhouse. He was born on Oct. 2, 1991, and three weeks later his father, then a Minnesota Twins reliever, passed him around the Metrodome locker room before Game 6 of the World Series against the...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 7:56 PM
The proud father's sleep deprivation was masked by a smile.
"That woke me up," Carlos Urias said in Spanish.
His 18-year-old son, left-hander Julio Urias, had just pitched 1 2/3 scoreless innings for a Dodgers' split squad in a 10-1 victory over the...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 3:37 PM
KISSIMMEE, Fla. — Cliff Lee faced major league hitters for the first time since July 31, when his season ended with an elbow injury.
Mark Appel, the first pick in the 2013 draft, faced big league batters for the first time ever.
They both met...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 3:52 PM
And then all was right in the baseball universe, or at least in the part that orbits around the Dodgers.
Clayton Kershaw made his first appearance of the spring and looked not like the pitcher last seen being chased by the Cardinals in the playoffs, but...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 6:41 PM
The news that emerged from the Dodgers' spring-training facility Monday wasn't as much news as it was confirmation of the obvious: Clayton Kershaw will be the Dodgers' opening-day starter.
"That's our plan," Manager Don Mattingly said.
| Feb 3, 2015
| 5:09 PM
The Orioles are down to two remaining arbitration cases after agreeing to a one-year, $3.275 million deal with right-hander Miguel Gonzalez on Tuesday night.
Gonzalez, 30, was 10-9 with a 3.23 ERA in 27 games (26 starts) for the Orioles in 2014. This...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 4:17 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. — The sight of Chris Sale hobbling around Camelback Ranch with a heavily bandaged foot is something that could induce dread in any White Sox supporter who harbored hopes the club might be ready to contend.
But the avulsion fracture...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 3:05 PM
Jimmy Rollins savors a bite of bacon at his locker, then steals a quick glimpse at the bright blue No. 11 uniform hanging behind him. It's before 8 a.m. in the desert and the veteran shortstop becomes a bit poetic about it all, the cross-country move back...