| Mar 9, 2015
| 8:35 AM
A look at the highlights of what's happening all around spring training in Florida and Arizona today:
ON THE MEND
San Francisco pitcher Matt Cain makes his spring training debut against the Dodgers in Scottsdale, Arizona. Coming back from ankle and...
| Mar 7, 2015
Matt Harvey was back on the mound, pumping fastballs by opposing batters for the first time in more than 18 months. His first outing following elbow surgery could not have been much more impressive.
Harvey struck out three in two perfect innings,...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 12:56 PM
Let the days of not caring whether you ever get back officially begin.
Although we can't speak for your bosses, taking someone out to a ballgame is one of life's great pleasures. With the start of the spring training schedule in Central Florida on...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 10:56 PM
Max Scherzer was warming up in the bullpen, getting ready to head onto the field to throw his first batting practice session for the Washington Nationals.
But first, the national anthem.
"You've got to simulate it like it's a real game," Scherzer said...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 7:00 AM
Washington had the best record in the National League and was eliminated in the first round of the playoffs last season. The team's go-for-it off-season response was to sign ace Max Scherzer for seven years and $210 million.
The Angels had the best...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 5:09 PM
Zack Greinke reported Thursday for what could be his final spring training with the Dodgers.
At the end of the upcoming season, the 31-year-old right-hander can void the final three years of his contract and become a free agent.
"I've thought about it...
| Feb 18, 2015
Washington's star-studded rotation reports to Florida. Matt Harvey continues his comeback with the Mets. Russell Martin gets a closer look at Toronto's pitching staff.
While much of the Northeast and Midwest navigates bitter cold and piles of snow,...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 5:36 PM
Before the San Francisco Giants enjoyed their third parade in five years, before a Chevrolet executive memorably advised World Series most valuable player Madison Bumgarner he had won a truck equipped with "technology and stuff," before the "Mad Bum"...
| Feb 14, 2015
Max Scherzer and Jon Lester might as well have neon-green dollar signs stamped all over their uniforms and caps when spring training opens next week.
Their careers were redefined this offseason when they joined baseball's elite echelon of $100 million...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 6:38 PM
Look beyond those massive snowbanks, past the forecast for the next winter storm, and focus on the trucks. Those glorious tractor-trailers will be packed with baseball equipment in Boston and New York before rolling south this week.
Spring training is...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 10:29 AM
Pasada la resaca que deja la avalancha mediática del Super Bowl, siento un gran entusiasmo a sólo días que los jugadores de los Marlins comiencen a reportarse al campo de entrenamiento en Jupiter para iniciar su preparación con miras a la temporada de las...