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NL Central Preview: The Reds and the Cardinals still look good, while the Pirates race toward .500Updated Mar 28 Share Tweet
With opening day mere days away, the Big League Stew crew is here to get you up to speed on the baseball season ahead. David Brown and Mike Oz will examine some of the big questions in each division, point out a few critical players and predict the fina…
Share TweetVeteran catcher Miguel Olivo has agreed to terms with the Miami Marlins pending a physical, hours after he was released from his minor-league contract by the Cincinnati Reds.Source: ESPN.com
Lohse feels 'Major League ready' after solid outingUpdated Mar 28 Share TweetAfter Kyle Lohse started his first game for the Brewers on Thursday in a 6-2 win over the Rockies at Salt River Fields, manager Ron Roenicke proclaimed that the right-hander is "Major League ready."Share TweetAlex Rodriguez will make more this year than all the Houston Astros combined -- a lot more.Source: ESPN.comShare TweetNEW YORK (AP) -- Alex Rodriguez will make more this year than all the Houston Astros combined - a lot more.Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetAfter an exceptionally healthy spring camp, the Astros may have to put outfielder Fernando Martinez on the disabled list.
Braves close Grapefruit slate behind solid MaholmUpdated Mar 28 Share TweetIn their final Grapefruit League tuneup before the regular season commences, the Braves topped the Astros, 2-0, behind yet another stellar outing from southpaw Paul Maholm.Share TweetKISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) Brad Peacock and Erik Bedard have made the Houston Astros' rotation and will pitch the fourth and fifth games of the regular season.
Another Met Is Hurt as Turner Leaves Game With CrampsUpdated Mar 28 Share TweetJustin Turner, who has been the Mets' third baseman because David Wright has been sidelined, left a game against the Astros with cramps in his left calf.Source: nytimes.com