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  • Ryne Sandberg not concerned with rough outings from Ken Giles and Jake Diekman

    Ryne Sandberg not concerned with rough outings from Ken Giles and Jake Diekman
    CLEARWATER, Fla. — Last year the Phillies had one of the best bullpens in baseball and with a number of the key components under 30, it looked as though it would be a strength for years to come. It still should be, but two of last season's stars...
  • Mauer hits 1st spring homer, Twins beat Phillies

    Mauer hits 1st spring homer, Twins beat Phillies
    FORT MYERS, Fla. — Joe Mauer isn't known for his pull-side power, but that could change this season. The three-time AL batting champion connected for his first home run of the spring and the Minnesota Twins beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-1...
  • Aaron Nola didn't start against Yankees, but still threw three innings of scoreless ball in spring debut

    Aaron Nola didn't start against Yankees, but still threw three innings of scoreless ball in spring debut
    CLEARWATER, Fla. — Aaron Nola, who faced major league hitters for the first time in his career Friday at Bright House Field, didn't get a chance to talk to Cole Hamels before his outing. Hamels would have advised him: Don't try to do too much....
  • Talking A-Rod, spring training with the Baseball Project's Scott McCaughey

    Talking A-Rod, spring training with the Baseball Project's Scott McCaughey
    Rock guitarist Scott McCaughey speaks with considered reverence about baseball, its traditions and strategies, and the experience of watching a game in person, including his first game, an Arizona spring-training contest at age 8 or 9 that left him with...
  • MLS awards 23rd franchise to Minneapolis

    Major League Soccer awarded a franchise to Minneapolis on Wednesday, continuing an expansion that will give the league at least 23 teams by 2018. "We have a plan here that we believe in," MLS Commissioner Don Garber said during a news conference. "A...
  • Rocky The Rock Cat Creator Sad To See Him Go

    Rocky The Rock Cat Creator Sad To See Him Go
    The New Britain Red Sox were losing their affiliation with the big league team in Boston, so a new identity was needed. Guy Gilchrist, a Connecticut cartoonist, was charged with rebranding the franchise. It was 1994 and minor league franchises were just...
  • Minnesota has team while Beckham waits

    Minnesota has team while Beckham waits
    While the city of Minneapolis basks in its glory after Minnesota was awarded a Major League Soccer franchise on Wednesday, South Florida soccer fans are still waiting. And they have been waiting since British soccer legend David Beckham exercised an...
  • It's official: Jeff Samardzija will start opening day for White Sox

    It's official: Jeff Samardzija will start opening day for White Sox
    GLENDALE, Ariz. — White Sox manager Robin Ventura revealed his not-so-well-kept secret Wednesday at Camelback Ranch. Citing his competitive nature as a perfect fit for opening day, Ventura announced right-hander Jeff Samardzija as the starter...
  • Gametime ticket exchange targets last-minute buyers

    Gametime ticket exchange targets last-minute buyers
    Scoring last-minute tickets to a sporting event used to involve a stranger asking who needs two. Now there's an app for that. Gametime, a San Francisco-based startup, is taking on StubHub and street-corner scalpers alike with a mobile option for...
  • Former area baseball standouts earn status as top prospects

    Former area baseball standouts earn status as top prospects
    The pipeline of baseball prospects from the Sentinel’s coverage area into major-league organizations is going strong. Four of the top 100 minor-league prospects ranked by mlb.com are from Central Florida, led by SS Francisco Lindor (Montverde...
  • Yelich signs 7-year, $49.57 million extension with Marlins

    Yelich signs 7-year, $49.57 million extension with Marlins
    A pragmatic approach made Miami Marlins left fielder Christian Yelich and his agent aware of what could or could not happen. The Marlins reached out to Yelich's agent in November about a contract extension. It was a bit of uncharted territory for a...