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Spring Training

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  • Reaction mixed to pitch clock in minor league baseball

    Reaction mixed to pitch clock in minor league baseball
    BRADENTON, Fla. — There were mixed reactions in the Pirates clubhouse Thursday to reports that a pitch clock will be implemented this season at the Double- and Triple-A levels. Such a significant rule change cannot be done at the major league level...
  • Thoughts and observations on the latest update to the Dan Duquette story

    Thoughts and observations on the latest update to the Dan Duquette story
    The latest chapter in the Dan Duquette-to-Toronto story still offers many gray areas. Just before the winter meetings started last month in San Diego, reports surfaced that the Orioles executive vice president was a top candidate to become the next team...
  • Person with knowledge of search: Former Broncos DC Jack Del Rio hired as new Raiders coach

    The Oakland Raiders hired Denver defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio as their new head coach on Wednesday in hopes that the Bay Area native who grew up cheering for the Raiders can return the team to its glory days. A person with knowledge of the deal...
  • Cubs Convention preview: Is it time to get excited?

    Cubs Convention preview: Is it time to get excited?
    The granddaddy of all fan fests returns this weekend when the 30th annual Cubs Convention kicks off Friday at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers. The blueprint isn't too different from the one former Cubs executive John McDonough invented in 1986,...
  • Johan Santana pitches 2 innings in 1st outing of comeback attempt

    Johan Santana pitches 2 innings in 1st outing of comeback attempt
    CARACAS, Venezuela -- Johan Santana retired six straight batters on Tuesday night in the Venezuelan Winter League, the first outing for the two-time AL Cy Young Award winner since he tore an Achilles tendon last June. Starting for the Magallanes...
  • Don Mattingly believes Dodgers are a more cohesive team

    Don Mattingly thinks the Dodgers can offset the departures of Matt Kemp and Hanley Ramirez with their improved defense, but won't say whether they are a better team now than they were last season. "We'll see," Mattingly said Wednesday The Dodgers...
  • New negotiations begin for baseball stadium deal

    New negotiations begin for baseball stadium deal
    Baseball stadium talks resumed Wednesday in the bid to bring two more Major League Baseball spring training teams to Palm Beach County. The Washington Nationals and Houston Astros have said they want to hold spring training in West Palm Beach, if a deal...
  • Finally on normal schedule, Orioles prospect Dylan Bundy stays patient

    Finally on normal schedule, Orioles prospect Dylan Bundy stays patient
    The Orioles still have big plans for top pitching prospect Dylan Bundy. The 22-year-old right-hander will arrive at spring training next month nearly 20 months removed from ligament reconstruction surgery on his throwing elbow. He's graduated from the...
  • Logan Verrett, one of Orioles' two Rule 5 picks, 'in a good spot now'

    Logan Verrett, one of Orioles' two Rule 5 picks, 'in a good spot now'
    Right-hander Logan Verrett thought he had done enough last season to earn a September call-up from the New York Mets, so he was admittedly disappointed when he didn’t get one. Now Verrett, 24, will be in major league camp with the Orioles as one...
  • Orioles minicamp notes on Tommy Hunter, T.J. McFarland and Logan Verrett

    Orioles minicamp notes on Tommy Hunter, T.J. McFarland and Logan Verrett
    The second day of this week’s Orioles minicamp Tuesday was much more productive than the first. Unlike Monday, the weather cooperated for the Orioles at the Ed Smith Stadium complex. Eight pitchers threw bullpen sessions: right-handers Hunter...
  • Nationals sign Carp to minor league deal

    Already lacking left-handed bats off the bench and suddenly in need of more outfield depth because of Jayson Werth's unexpected shoulder surgery, the Washington Nationals added a player with the potential to fill both needs Tuesday. Washington signed...