Major League Baseball News

Suspending Josh Hamilton for a year would be obscene

Hosmer, Morales, Rios power Royals to 13-2 win over Rangers (Yahoo Sports)

Arizona Diamondbacks Take the Hot Dog to Another Level

A-Rod singles in first spring training at-bat

Jeff Polman: An Open, True Blue Letter to Vin Scully

Rabbi Jason Miller: Michigan's Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Restores Faith in Sports

MLB ballpark to serve bold 'churro dog' this season

Victory over alma mater sweet for Perkins

Mariners' Walker poised to turn potential into production

Mets' Murphy to keep religious beliefs to self

Dice-K begins comeback bid, makes first start in Japan

Report: Arbitrator to make Hamilton rehab call

Rodriguez Gets Walk in First Game in 18 Months

Latest On Josh Hamilton

Fan Pays for Anti-Mets Ownership Billboard Near Field

2015 Draft Pool Changes By Team

Blue Jays: High Expectations In 2015

A-Rod on return: 'It felt like a long time'

Twins prospects return to field in 3-1 win over Minnesota

Twins Prospects Return to Field in 3-1 Win Over Minnesota

Ji-Man Choi suffered a fractured right fibula

Bean responds to Murphy's homosexuality comments

Henderson Sharp in Return, Brewers Beat Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Report: MLB panel split on rehab for Josh Hamilton; one-year suspension is in play

Angels, Huston Street expected to exchange offers soon


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MLB Injury News

Mets Rumors: New York unlikely to pursue Robinson Cano, Jose Abreu

Dodgers Rumors: LA expected to be most aggressive team pursuing David Price

Red Sox rumors: Unlikely to re-sign Jacoby Ellsbury

Cardinals' Allen Craig not on NLCS roster, left foot still sore

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Dodgers rumors: LA 'leaning toward' re-signing Don Mattingly

Rays rumors: David Price expects to be traded

Athletics choose Sonny Gray, not Bartolo Colon, for Game 5

Dodgers' Andre Ethier could play CF in NLCS


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  Arizona Diamondbacks

De La Rosa makes strong case for rotation spot in debut
Quartet of Arizona hurlers twirl scoreless outings
De La Rosa impressive in first D-backs start
Reynolds briefly sidelined with sore right oblique
Viewed as third baseman, Drury will also see time at second
Hale praises D-backs' approach in exhibition win over ASU
Tomas turns in solid D-backs debut
Goldschmidt singles in first at-bat since breaking hand

  Atlanta Braves

Hart hits reset button on Braves' franchise
Minor scratched Sunday with left shoulder tightness
Young states case for starting center-field job
Peterson makes impression in spring debut
Teheran eager to face challenge of being Braves' ace
Gonzalez to juggle Braves' spring lineups
Wandy makes pitch for rotation spot
Former reliever Meyer hired as rehab coordinator

  Baltimore Orioles

Machado getting back to normal
Gausman's short spring debut part of Orioles' plan
Gamboa makes throwing knuckleball a priority
O's announce starting assignments for Norris, Tillman
Orioles' All-Star trio makes Grapefruit League debuts
Showalter doesn't want Gamboa to shy away from knuckler
New delivery still a work in progress for Ubaldo
O's announce Thursday's split-squad starters

  Boston Red Sox

Farrell looking forward to first Grapefruit game
Healthy Spring Training important to Breslow
Castillo strains oblique, to miss 'more than a week'
Revamped Red Sox rotation quickly forming bond
Top 15 fantasy rookies led by pair of Cubs
Miley makes quick work of BC in first Red Sox outing
Buchholz's delivery adjustments show positive results
Porcello tosses two perfect innings in first Red Sox outing

  Chicago Cubs

Cubs motivated by coach Martinez's reward system
Cubs considered calling Miller Park home in 2015
Cubs to begin Maddon tenure, season of Banks tributes
Radar guns early in spring? Cubs offer their take
Castillo adjusting to new spot on depth chart
Top 15 fantasy rookies led by pair of Cubs
Fowler's footwork, voice key to patrolling center
Experienced depth behind the plate eases Maddon's mind

  Chicago White Sox

Konerko humbled by Lifetime Achievement Award
Anderson focused on becoming top-notch shortstop
Putnam preparing for season with new perspective
Quintana comfortable, efficient in White Sox rotation
Alexei's 3 RBIs spark White Sox in spring opener
Hahn's plan to reshape White Sox slow to boil
Minnie was an icon for black fans in Midwest
Abreu mourns loss of friend, mentor in Minoso

  Cincinatti Reds

Gregg aims to nail down spot in Reds' 'pen after 'strange' 2014
Cuban pitcher Iglesias 'erratic' in Reds debut
DeSclafani, Iglesias make first pitches for Reds rotation
Reds aim to be more aggressive, smarter on bases
Rotation hopeful Marquis makes strong first step
Hall of Famer Perez to attend All-Star Game in Cincinnati
5 things you probably don't know about new Reds reliever
Johnson, 1970 AL batting champion, dies

  Cleveland Indians

House, Tomlin make debut bids for rotation as Indians win
Kluber latest Indian to come down with stomach bug
Walters' versatility key to contributing with Indians
Indians add more local flavor to concessions at Progressive Field
McAllister uses spring opener to vie for rotation spot
Francona in favor of expanding Wild Card action
Moss ahead of schedule in recovery from hip surgery
Indians' home opener sells out quickly

  Colorado Rockies

Brown has solid fastball, but changeup's his bread and butter
Blackmon talks fireball gif, other topics on Chatting Cage
Prospect Gray brings heat in scoreless Spring Training debut
Lyles looks good in Rockies' Cactus League opener
Prospect Butler out to make strong second impression
Dickerson firmly believes he'll become great hitter
Ynoa comes out swinging in Rox intrasquad action
Rosario shows athleticism in work at first base

  Detroit Tigers

Krol's first spring outing shows promise
Ausmus sees counter coming to infield shifts
Sanchez gets smooth start to spring
Birthday blast: Castellanos goes deep against O's
Hanrahan to undergo second Tommy John surgery
Avila out on paternity leave, could return Saturday
3 Tigers relievers playing catch-up
Moya has back spasms, to be re-evaluated

  Houston Astros

Berkman to be inducted into college Hall of Fame
Hinch planning to ease veterans into spring games
Dominguez welcoming chance to evolve as ballplayer
Hernandez secures visa, on track to report to camp
Astros including shift drills in team fundamentals
After winding road, Hoyt moving closer to Majors
Neshek boasts impressive cards, memorabilia collection
Hinch lining up seven-man bullpen

  Kansas City Royals

Royals go back-to-back-to-back in return to action
Rios caps off homer barrage in Royals debut
5 things you may not know about Royals' Duffy
Royals 'pen hopeful Collins exits with tight left elbow
Yost says not to read too much into early lineups
No ill effects for Hochevar after 1st BP session
Finnegan among spring decisions for Royals
Moose isn't likely to see many spring shifts

  Los Angeles Angels

MLBPA's Clark preaches support for Hamilton
Street handles business on and off the field
Knee not an issue as Richards does PFP
Rotation order in focus as Angels set first spring week
Cowgill not taking spot on Angels for granted
Focused on improving location, Bedrosian eyes big year
Street offers reliever's perspective on pace-of-play rules
Scioscia starts sorting through options at second

  Los Angeles Dodgers

Bedard, Guerrero take different stance on Minors
Pederson off to good start with pair of hits
Ethier must prove his worth in crowded outfield
Hurst named field coordinator for Dodgers' Dominican academy
Relievers struggle in Dodgers' Cactus League debut
Anderson, McCarthy lining up for Cactus League starts
Top 15 fantasy rookies led by pair of Cubs
Urias reminds Kershaw of early days with Dodgers

  Miami Marlins

Hill using myriad resources to produce winning product
Rule 5 lefty McKirahan makes quite the first impression
Getting feet wet, Urena, Nicolino ticketed for Triple-A
Marlins opt to hold Stanton out of UM exhibition
Marlins' formula makes quick turnaround feasible
Marlins get first taste of pace of play clock
Out of options, Hand keeping it simple
Recently retired Pierre visits Marlins 'family'

  Milwaukee Brewers

Last Call: Brewers report strong individual ticket sales
Collegians savor their day at big league camp
FS Wisconsin unveils Brewers TV schedule
Play ball: What to watch as Crew kicks off Cactus League
Henderson returns for Crew in exhibition vs. UW-Milwaukee
Kintzler relieved to move on from painful knee injury
Brewers hint at Opening Day plan with spring rotation
Brewers clear roster spot for visa-delayed K-Rod

  Minnesota Twins

Molitor, Twins open Grapefruit slate vs. Red Sox
Victory over alma mater sweet for Perkins
Berrios, Buxton impressive vs. Gophers
Elbow healed, Sano returns to action
Minny reunion: Torii, Garnett are talk of town
Twins agree to terms with 25 players for 2015
Twins tab Berrios, Gibson for spring openers
Source: Twins, Dozier to discuss extension

  New York Mets

Flores leaves game early as precaution after HBP
Gee laughs off rumors, shakes off rust in first spring start
Nieuwenhuis sizzles in Grapefruit League opener
Opening up about Mets visit, Murphy comments
Syndergaard owns up to clubhouse lunch gaffe
Wright, Niese feel good after intrasquad game
Syndergaard gets some tough love from Wright
Wheeler ready for Opening Day assignment if called upon

  New York Yankees

Drew still learning nuances of playing second
First game in pinstripes 'amazing feeling' for Didi
Tanaka could make first start next week
Comforts of home: Miller pleased with first outing
Eovaldi gives up just one run in Yankees debut
Free of pain, Beltran sees good days ahead
After 17-month absence, A-Rod returns to lineup
Severino's battle with Howard opens Yanks' eyes

  Oakland Athletics

Awestruck A's marvel at Semien's hot start
Chavez calms nerves in strong spring debut
Butler's illness gives Olson spring start vs. Giants
Semien, Reddick lead A's hitting attack vs. Giants
A's Korach missing some spring broadcasts
Crisp moving to left field in effort to stay healthy
Yes, A's and Mills can go ho-ho-home again
A's optimistic about prospects acquired in Samardzija trade

  Philadelphia Phillies

Sizemore's knee OK after getting plunked
In first start, Herrera turns in 3-hit performance
Trending upward: Slowey makes strong first impression
As Grapefruit League slate begins, bench jobs up for grabs
Buchanan has no issue with flying below radar
Howard focused on nothing but positives
Howard a spark as Phillies look sharp
Harang scratched with lower back discomfort

  Pittsburg Pirates

New Bucs battery makes most of first pairing
Cole, Cervelli click early as Bucs fall to Blue Jays
Harrison exits Pirates' game with ankle discomfort
Pirates agree with 21 players on 2015 contracts
Walker: Alvarez 'what you want in a teammate'
Kang's first homer paces Bucs in spring opener
Home run highlights Kang's successful debut
Hart's foot recovering nicely from hot tub misfortune

  San Diego Padres

Kemp, Upton hit ground running in debuts
Upton goes deep in Cactus clash vs. Mariners
Maybin getting swings in Padres' leadoff spot
Middlebrooks embraces fresh start with Padres
Black welcomes expectations for new-look Padres
Nieves grateful for chance to catch on with Padres
Veteran lefty Elbert impressing Padres' staff early
Camp notes: Maybin likely to lead off spring opener

  Seattle Mariners

Mariners' Walker poised to turn potential into production
Peterson powers up in Mariners' spring opener
Mariners prospect Choi sustains broken fibula
Walker sizzles in Cactus victory over Padres
Felix excited to be part of new-look Mariners
Seager teams up with friend to help fight cancer
Hultzen feels good after throwing first live BP
Ackley working in spring for fast start in April

  San Francisco Giants

'Little things' help Giants come up big on offense
Giants pitching has rough afternoon against A's
Ishikawa working to hone outfield skills
Crawford taking it easy with mild shoulder soreness
MadBum's mechanics -- and personality -- are stress-free
Lincecum shows flashes of dominance in spring debut
MadBum not disappointed by shaky spring outing
Bumgarner not sharp in Cactus League debut

  St. Louis Cardinals

Gordon Hayward is doing exactly what we all thought he would be doing
The Indiana Pacers: This is the Team Bird Built
Hypothetically speaking, what does the future hold for Brad Stevens?
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Viva El Birdos: Interview with St. Louis Cardinals Pitcher Joe Kelly
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The Resume of Andrew Luck

  Tampa Bay Rays

MLB Pipeline checks in from Rays camp
Beckham to lead off in Rays' Grapefruit opener
Archer glad rotation is set, will start second game
Rays tab Cobb to be Opening Day starter
Jaso steps out from behind the dish for Rays
Rays hold domestic violence training/education seminar
Souza impressing Cash with disciplined approach
St. Pete International Series to feature Rays prospects

  Texas Rangers

Banister credits Gallardo's work in first outing
Ludwick homers in Gallardo's Rangers debut
Andrus provides soundtrack to Rangers' lives
Banister, Rangers taking long look at lefty Claudio
Rangers return reliever Olmos to Mariners
Peguero powerful outfield candidate for Rangers
Lewis excited to make Cactus League debut
Ludwick back on familiar ground with Rangers

  Toronto Blue Jays

Sense of calm accompanies Stroman in camp
Blue Jays bring double trouble for first spring win
Blue Jays keeping open mind about closer situation
MLB Pipeline checks in from Blue Jays camp
Top 15 fantasy rookies led by pair of Cubs
For Sanchez, results a mere afterthought
Seeking late-inning job, Delabar back to basics
Wells excited to work with up-and-coming Pompey

  Washington Nationals

Escobar's transition to second ahead of schedule
Williams says new rules will become second nature
Eager to be ready by opener, Werth starts activity early
After difficult year, Gwynn ready for fresh start
Friendly competition: Harper takes hacks vs. Strasburg
Scherzer eager to see how Nats' rotation stacks up
Ankiel brings wealth of experience to new role
Scherzer gets nod for Nationals' spring opener