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Den Dekker Comes Up With Another Highlight in CenterUpdated Mar 9 Share TweetA Mets prospect already known for his defensive prowess takes an extra-base hit away with a sliding catch on the warning track.Source: nytimes.comShare TweetThe team's highest-paid player has yet to appear in a spring training game this year.Source: nytimes.com
Jennings leaves game with mild ankle sprainUpdated Mar 9 Share TweetDesmond Jennings left Saturday's game against the Phillies due to a mild sprain of his left ankle. Jennings singled to left in the top of the third and went to second on left fielder Domonic Brown's error. He injured his ankle while pulling into second.Source: MLB.comShare TweetDerek Jeter and Mariano Rivera made their Spring Training debuts on Saturday, but the Yankees fell, 2-1, to the Braves. Coming back from offseason surgery on his left ankle, Jeter went 1-for-2 with a sharp single to left field as the Yankees' designated…Source: MLB.com
No Show: Team USA couldn't get anything going against Mexi…Updated Mar 9 Share TweetTeam USA couldn't get anything going against Mexico on Friday. It's the kind of performance that's become all too common for the Americans at the WBC, writes Tom Verducci.Source: CNNSI.com