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Spring Training

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  • Cubs' Jon Lester a newcomer to Chicago but a veteran on mound

     Cubs' Jon Lester a newcomer to Chicago but a veteran on mound
    Jon Lester the free agent signing signaled optimism and a potential new era for the Cubs. Jon Lester the Chicagoan, however, is still adjusting to his new digs. "It's going to take some exploring. It may take a month, it may take a year. But we're going...
  • Showalter says minicamp has given Orioles 'a head start'

    Showalter says minicamp has given Orioles 'a head start'
    The Orioles' three-day minicamp this week seemed to come and go quickly, but the gathering at the Ed Smith Stadium complex accomplished a lot in a short time. Orioles manager Buck Showalter had a chance to connect names and faces, to see if the videos...
  • Cubs SS Starlin Castro looking forward to season after rocky winter in Dominican Republic

    Starlin Castro understands why the Chicago Cubs were concerned. He was scared, too. Authorities questioned the All-Star shortstop last month after a nightclub shooting in the Dominican Republic. In a separate case earlier in the offseason, Castro had...
  • Pirates sign Korean shortstop Kang to four-year deal

    The Pirates officially announced the signing of Korean shortstop Jung Ho Kang to a four-year contract Friday, completing the process that began when they posted the highest bid last month and won exclusive negotiating rights with him. Kang, the first...
  • Phillies claim Jordan Danks off waivers; avoid arbitration with Revere, Brown

    Phillies claim Jordan Danks off waivers; avoid arbitration with Revere, Brown
    The Phillies added some outfield depth Friday by claiming outfielder Jordan Danks off waivers from the Chicago White Sox and avoided arbitration with Ben Revere and Dominic Brown by signing them to one-year contracts.. Danks, who can play all three...
  • Tennessee's Jr. Smokey Beats Out UConn's Jonathan The Husky At The World Dog Awards

    Tennessee's Jr. Smokey Beats Out UConn's Jonathan The Husky At The World Dog Awards
    Update: Hopes were high for Jonathan the Husky, but it was University of Tennessee's Jr. Smokey that took home Mascot of the Year at the inaugural World Dog Awards. The top prize went to Hank the Milwaukee Brewers' mascot who was adopted by the team...
  • Bottalico doesn't know what to expect from Phillies

    Ricky Bottalico and Steve Blass are not only former major league pitchers, but they're also current TV analysts. Bottalico, the original color analyst for Lehigh Valley IronPigs broadcasts on Service Electric TV2, is now entrenched as a studio analyst...
  • Top Phillies prospect J.P. Crawford ready for roller-coaster ride

    Top Phillies prospect J.P. Crawford ready for roller-coaster ride
    Before the Philadelphia Phillies' shortstops of past and future were no longer part of the same organization, J.P. Crawford had a couple of opportunities to chat with Jimmy Rollins. Crawford twice visited Citizens Bank Park, first after he was drafted...
  • On The Fly: Austin Rivers Joins His Dad On The Clippers

    There's a new show in Hollywood: "Doc and Son." Guard Austin Rivers joins the Clippers to play for his dad, coach Doc Rivers. Austin's first appearance will mark the first time in NBA history that a son will play for his father. The Celtics traded...
  • Tigers' Cabrera cleared to remove boot on right foot

    The boot on Miguel Cabrera's right foot is no longer. The Detroit Tigers first baseman posted a photo on Instagram of himself bootless earlier Thursday. He is rehabilitating from offseason surgery on his right ankle to remove bone spurs and repair a...
  • Brewers All-Star Jonathan Lucroy to attend State of the Union address, guest of US senator

    Milwaukee Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy is making an unexpected road trip to Washington. It has nothing to do with playing the Nationals. It's not often that a ballplayer gets to attend a State of the Union address to Congress as the guest of a U.S....