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  • Palm Beach County approves initial terms for $135 million baseball stadium deal

    Palm Beach County approves initial terms for $135 million baseball stadium deal
    The push to bring more spring training baseball to Palm Beach County is gaining support as county and West Palm Beach officials work toward a $135 million stadium deal. The Houston Astros and Washington Nationals have agreed to hold spring training in...
  • West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County move ahead on stadium deal

    West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County move ahead on stadium deal
    Talks are heating up in the push to strike a deal for a new $135 million stadium that could bring two spring training baseball teams to West Palm Beach. City officials and the Palm Beach County Commission are trying to agree on the basic terms needed...
  • Deflategate? Trying To Gain An Edge Isn't Uncommon

    Cheating, getting an edge, pushing the boundaries, skirting the intent of a rule ... it only seems like the Patriots invented the art form. But it has been going on for years. Here's how in various sports, with contributions from Courant staff writers...
  • West Palm Beach agrees to reconsider baseball stadium deal

    West Palm Beach agrees to reconsider baseball stadium deal
    The city of West Palm Beach is ready to talk baseball again, reviving a push to build a new $135 million stadium to lure two more spring training teams. City officials announced Monday that they have agreed to negotiate with the county for a deal that...
  • State law change needed for Palm Beach County baseball stadium deal

    State law change needed for Palm Beach County baseball stadium deal
    Water pollution concerns could create new hurdles to building another spring training baseball stadium in Palm Beach County. Drinking water protections on the land in West Palm Beach targeted for a proposed $135 million stadium could stand in the way...
  • Avisail Garcia lightens up -- on the pounds that is

     Avisail Garcia lightens up -- on the pounds that is
    There are many words being used to describe Avisail Garcia, the Venezuelan-born outfielder who has garnered comparisons to Miguel Cabrera. Ask the White Sox slugger right now, though, and he might undersell himself a bit. "I'm skinny," Garcia said at...
  • Blast from the past still hits home for Scott Podsednik

     Blast from the past still hits home for Scott Podsednik
    Paul Konerko stood near first base in the top of the eighth inning on Oct. 23, 2005, still catching breath that was visible on a drizzly, chilly Sunday night in Chicago. Scott Podsednik was in left field during Game 2 of the World Series, in his own...
  • White Sox add Vince Coleman as base-running instructor

    White Sox add Vince Coleman as base-running instructor
    The Chicago White Sox have added Vince Coleman to their staff as a base-running instructor who will begin work with the club in spring training. Coleman led the National League in stolen bases six times in his career, including when he topped 100 steals...
  • Jesse Crain, Geovany Soto among White Sox non-roster invitees

    White Sox pitching coach Don Cooper isn’t emotional often in his communications, but he texted a few smiley faces to Jesse Crain’s phone when the Sox worked out a minor league deal with the right-handed reliever. Crain, a 10-year major...
  • Pedro Martinez's Hall plaque to have Red Sox cap, John Smoltz's Braves

    Pedro Martinez's Hall plaque to have Red Sox cap, John Smoltz's Braves
    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. -- Pedro Martinez's Hall of Fame plaque will have the cap of the Boston Red Sox and John Smoltz's will have the Atlanta Braves. The Hall of Fame made the announcement Thursday. It said last week that Randy Johnson's will have the cap...
  • Talking Dan Duquette, Colby Rasmus and possible Orioles outfield solutions

    Talking Dan Duquette, Colby Rasmus and possible Orioles outfield solutions
    Buck Showalter is expected to meet with Peter G. Angelos today here in Baltimore, one of the many prearranged meetings that the Orioles manager regularly has with the club's managing partner during the course of the year to discuss various team-related...