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'That was for him': Henry dedicates special day to Sanchez

'That was for him': Henry dedicates special day to Sanchez

MLB.com Updated 12 hours ago
Mariners prospect Jabari Henry dedicated his big Sunday to his friend and teammate Victor Sanchez, who died Saturday in Venezuela.
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  • Source: Mets still open to trading RHP Gee

    Source: Mets still open to trading RHP Gee

    ESPN.com nytimes.com 18 minutes ago
    Despite losing Zack Wheeler to a ligament tear that required Tommy John surgery, the New York Mets still may trade right-hander Dillon Gee within the month, an organization source told ESPNNewYork.com.
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  • LEADING OFF: Rockies' Gonzalez Expected to Return to Lineup

    LEADING OFF: Rockies' Gonzalez Expected to Return to Lineup

    nytimes.com 7 hours ago
    A look at what's happening around spring training in Florida and Arizona today:
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  • What to watch for in today's games

    What to watch for in today's games

    MLB.com 10 hours ago
    The first game of the regular season is now less than a week away, and Spring Training has entered the home stretch. Teams are trimming rosters and pondering final decisions, while players are running out of chances to make a good impression or tune up …
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  • Sports Briefing | Baseball: Cleveland Indians Set Starting Rota…

    Sports Briefing | Baseball: Cleveland Indians Set Starting Rotation

    nytimes.com 11 hours ago
    Zach McAllister and T. J. House earned the final two jobs in the Cleveland Indians’ starting rotation.
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  • Kemp Homers as Padres Beat Mariners 8-5

    Kemp Homers as Padres Beat Mariners 8-5

    nytimes.com 12 hours ago
    Matt Kemp and Wil Myers homered, leading Andrew Cashner and the San Diego Padres to an 8-5 exhibition win against the Seattle Mariners on Sunday.
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  • Bronx Son of Yankees Fans Rekindles Father’s Dream With the Met…

    Bronx Son of Yankees Fans Rekindles Father’s Dream With the Mets

    nytimes.com 12 hours ago
    Johnny Monell Jr., a catcher who grew up a Yankees fan, has impressed the Mets this spring and has a chance to make the team, a dream his father once pursued as well.
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  • Jackson Helps Cubs Blank Royals 7-0

    Jackson Helps Cubs Blank Royals 7-0

    nytimes.com 13 hours ago
    Edwin Jackson arrived at the ballpark in time for a solid spring start with the Chicago Cubs.
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  • NFL linebacker Magee tackles potential baseball career

    NFL linebacker Magee tackles potential baseball career

    MLB.com 13 hours ago
    Brandon Magee has already played 17 games in the National Football League. At some point this year, he might play his first baseball game professionally at one of the Minor League affiliates for the Boston Red Sox.
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  • Cain Goes 4 Innings in Giants Win Over LA

    Cain Goes 4 Innings in Giants Win Over LA

    nytimes.com 14 hours ago
    Matt Cain gave up three runs in four innings, Buster Posey and Angel Pagan each had two hits and drove in two runs and the San Francisco Giants beat a Los Angeles Dodgers split-squad 11-9 on Sunday.
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  • Rockies Beat Diamondbacks 11-10 in Mexico

    Rockies Beat Diamondbacks 11-10 in Mexico

    nytimes.com 14 hours ago
    Matt McBride homered twice and drove in four runs, helping the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 11-10 in a split-squad game on Sunday.
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  • Mesoraco relieved after quad cramp diagnosis

    Mesoraco relieved after quad cramp diagnosis

    MLB.com 14 hours ago
    Reds All-Star catcher Devin Mesoraco felt relieved Sunday afternoon after being diagnosed with a left quadriceps cramp. Mesoraco felt his quad tighten running the bases and worried it was serious when he exited the game vs. the Angels.
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  • Hudson Makes Case for D-Backs' Rotation in Loss to Rockies

    Hudson Makes Case for D-Backs' Rotation in Loss to Rockies

    nytimes.com 14 hours ago
    Daniel Hudson looked strong in a short outing, showing both sides of the argument on whether he should start or relieve for the Arizona Diamondbacks in their 2-1 loss to the Colorado Rockies in a split-squad game Sunday.
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  • Graveman's hot spring providing unexpected return from big deal

    Graveman's hot spring providing unexpected return from big deal

    MLB.com nytimes.com 14 hours ago
    Kendall Graveman has looked like a very emphatic answer this spring in why the A's were willing to trade Josh Donaldson. Graveman has pitched his way into the A's rotation, where at the moment, he is penciled into the No. 4 spot.
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  • So Far, So Good: Alex Rodriguez Has Been on His Best Behavior

    So Far, So Good: Alex Rodriguez Has Been on His Best Behavior

    nytimes.com 14 hours ago
    Fan reaction to Rodriguez has been mixed this spring, with a good helping of boos greeting his at-bats — even at Steinbrenner Field, where he has mostly been well received.
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  • Herrera to start in center field, Revere in left on Opening Day

    Herrera to start in center field, Revere in left on Opening Day

    MLB.com 15 hours ago
    Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg announced that Odubel Herrera will be the team's Opening Day center field and Ben Revere will start in left field.
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  • Robertson throws sharp inning in return to mound

    Robertson throws sharp inning in return to mound

    MLB.com 15 hours ago
    David Robertson threw a scoreless inning of relief during the White Sox 4-1 victory over the Indians Sunday at Goodyear Ballpark.
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  • Rollins Helps Dodgers Beat Rangers 10-5

    Rollins Helps Dodgers Beat Rangers 10-5

    nytimes.com 15 hours ago
    Jimmy Rollins hit a leadoff double in Los Angeles' five-run third inning, and a split-squad of Dodgers beat the Texas Rangers 10-5 in spring training on Sunday.
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  • Castillo Throws Out Runner, Scores as Red Sox Top Rays 3-2

    Castillo Throws Out Runner, Scores as Red Sox Top Rays 3-2

    nytimes.com 15 hours ago
    Rusney Castillo made a sliding catch in the 10th inning and threw out the potential tiebreaking run at the plate, then singled and scored in the bottom half to lead the Boston Red Sox to a 3-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday
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  • Marquis Solid, Cron Hits 3rd HR as Reds Beat Angels

    Marquis Solid, Cron Hits 3rd HR as Reds Beat Angels

    nytimes.com 15 hours ago
    Cincinnati right-hander Jason Marquis continued his strong comeback with six good innings in the Reds' 8-6 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday.
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  • Miller hopes to take recent success into regular season

    Miller hopes to take recent success into regular season

    MLB.com 16 hours ago
    Shelby Miller produced his most dominant outing of the spring as he limited the Pirates to one hit over six innings on Sunday afternoon at Champion Stadium.
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  • Hamels named Phillies' Opening Day starter

    Hamels named Phillies' Opening Day starter

    MLB.com 17 hours ago
    Cole Hamels will start for the Philadelphia Phillies on Opening Day, followed by Aaron Harang.
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  • A-Rod Debut at First Base as Yanks Beat Astros 7-0

    A-Rod Debut at First Base as Yanks Beat Astros 7-0

    nytimes.com 17 hours ago
    Alex Rodriguez played first base for the first time in his professional career Sunday, handling three chances in three innings during the New York Yankees' 7-0 win over the Houston Astros.
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  • Miller Solidifies Braves' Spot in 4-2 Loss to Pirates

    Miller Solidifies Braves' Spot in 4-2 Loss to Pirates

    nytimes.com 17 hours ago
    Shelby Miller is settling in quite nicely with his new team.
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  • Harper Hits 1 of 7 Homers as Nationals Beat Marlins 11-7

    Harper Hits 1 of 7 Homers as Nationals Beat Marlins 11-7

    nytimes.com 18 hours ago
    Bryce Harper homered for the second straight day and Jose Lobaton hit a three-run drive run in the eighth, one of seven home runs on a windy afternoon as the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 11-7 Sunday.
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  • Nolasco Allows 4 Runs as Twins Beat Orioles' Split Squad 6-5

    Nolasco Allows 4 Runs as Twins Beat Orioles' Split Squad 6-5

    nytimes.com 18 hours ago
    Ricky Nolasco allowed four runs in six innings as the Minnesota Twins beat a Baltimore Orioles' split squad 6-5 on Sunday.
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  • Utley Homers Twice for Phillies in 4-4 Tie With Tigers

    Utley Homers Twice for Phillies in 4-4 Tie With Tigers

    nytimes.com 18 hours ago
    Chase Utley hit his first two home runs of spring training and drove in three runs for the Philadelphia Phillies in a 4-4 tie against the Detroit Tigers on Sunday.
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  • Jimenez Sharp as Orioles' Split-Squad Beats Blue Jays 4-2

    Jimenez Sharp as Orioles' Split-Squad Beats Blue Jays 4-2

    nytimes.com 18 hours ago
    Ubaldo Jimenez pitched six solid innings, leading a split-squad of Baltimore Orioles to a 4-2 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday.
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  • Mariners option left-hander Elias to Triple-A

    Mariners option left-hander Elias to Triple-A

    ESPN.com 18 hours ago
    Left-hander pitcher Roenis Elias has been optioned by the Seattle Mariners to Triple-A Tacoma, a decision that likely means right-hander Taijuan Walker will be the Mariners' fifth starter.
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  • Union workers gather at spring training to support underpaid mi…

    Union workers gather at spring training to support underpaid minor leaguers

    yahoo.com 19 hours ago
    Hoping to bring awareness to the conditions under which minor-league players work, and more specifically the wages they earn, which often falls below minimum wage, the United Food and Commercial Workers’ union and its allies are gathering at four differ…
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  • Video - The Art Of Pitch-Framing 02:24

    The Art Of Pitch-Framing

    Mar 21
    Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy explains the finer points of pitch-framing
  • Video - Kershaw Struck By Liner, Loses Part Of Tooth 00:29

    Kershaw Struck By Liner, Loses Part Of Tooth

    Mar 20
    Clayton Kershaw was hit by Andy Parrino's broken-bat liner in the bottom of the third inning in the Dodgers' 3-2 loss to the A's. Kershaw remained in the game.
  • Video - Miguel Montero Excited For New Rotation 02:26

    Miguel Montero Excited For New Rotation

    Mar 20
    Cubs catcher Miguel Montero is ready to work with the new rotation for the team and explains what needs to be worked on in spring training.
  • Video - Ellsbury Confident He'll Be Ready For Opener 02:15

    Ellsbury Confident He'll Be Ready For Opener

    Mar 19
    Wallace Matthews discusses Jacoby Ellsbury's oblique injury and when he could return to the Yankees.

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