| Apr 5, 2015
The big names for the New York Mets this season: Matt Harvey, David Wright, Tommy John.
Finally confident they're a playoff contender, the Mets absorbed a familiar setback in spring training — two of them, really. Zack Wheeler and Josh Edgin...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 11:14 AM
Record in 2014: 83-79 (third place, 13 games back)
Key additions: Third baseman Josh Donaldson, acquired in November from the Oakland Athletics, adds a power bat to the lineup. In two full seasons with the A's, Donaldson hit .277 with 26 home runs and...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 2:47 PM
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Cole Hamels gave up homers to Jose Reyes and Jose Bautista, and Chase Utley made his first start at second base this spring in the Philadelphia Phillies' 6-3 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday.
Reyes hit Hamels'...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 2:33 PM
The Marlins this offseason initiated conversations with several of their young players about multi-year extensions. Those discussions are about to yield an agreement.
A source confirmed the club and Gold Glove-winning outfielder Christian Yelich are...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 3:12 PM
Ubaldo Jimenez's biggest goal for spring training is to make the mechanical adjustments he's working on in his delivery feel like second nature, so he can concentrate on getting hitters out rather than his form.
That's a major reason why the Orioles...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 1:14 PM
Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez’s biggest goal in spring training is to make certain mechanical adjustments in his delivery feel like second nature, so he can concentrate on getting hitters out instead of on his form.
That’s a major...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 7:37 AM
The Orioles making their second of three trips to Florida Auto Exchange Stadium this spring for a 1:07 p.m. start Friday.
Right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez will make his third spring start.
Everth Cabrera and Jonathan Schoop are the only two players to...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 12:32 PM
In his second spring start, right-hander Miguel Gonzalez allowed two runs over three innings as the Orioles lost, 5-2, to the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday afternoon in front of an announced sellout crowd of 7,403, the team’s fifth sellout in six...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 3:45 PM
The Miami Marlins, publicly rebuked four years ago for not spending enough money on player salaries, are set to make outfielder Giancarlo Stanton the highest-paid athlete in North American sports history.
The Marlins and Stanton have agreed on a 13-year...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 4:12 PM
The record-breaking contract consummated with Giancarlo Stanton signaled a dramatic shift for the Miami Marlins as they ensured yet another home-grown star would not move on before he became too expensive to keep.
Further indication has come since...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 6:24 PM
SAN DIEGO — The flurry of activity at this year's winter meetings was in stark contrast to last year in Orlando, Fla., when there were no mega-signings or blockbuster deals.
This was more like an old school meetings, with stars such as Matt Kemp,...