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MLB.com Updated Mar 21, 2013
The Dodgers got good news from two key starters Thursday, as Zack Greinke and Chad Billingsley had no problems in rehab sessions.Upvote Share Tweet
Casilla rejoins Giants from stellar Classic effortMLB.com Mar 21, 2013At his Scottsdale Stadium dressing stall, Santiago Casilla displayed a glittering gold medal for participating on the Dominican Republic team that won the World Baseball Classic.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Mar 21, 2013Players such as Matt Kemp and Andre Ethier reflected their disappointment at the loss of Hanley Ramirez, while manager Don Mattingly looked toward Opening Day and which Dodgers have a chance to replace the shortstop on the field.Upvote Share TweetDodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez has a torn right thumb ligament that will require surgery, and he's expected to be out for two months. GM Ned Colletti said that he won't look for a replacement shortstop via trade.Upvote Share Tweet
Let's Not Make A DealCNNSI.com Mar 21, 2013How much is Buster Posey worth? We may soon find out. Even if the Giants do sign the game's best catcher, there's another key question worth asking, writes Cliff Corcoran.Upvote Share Tweet
The young stars of the Kansas City Royals: Is 2013 finally their break-out year?SURPRISE, Ariz. - All eyes were on spring sensation Yasiel Puig on Wednesday, when his Los Angeles Dodgers played the Kansas City Royals. Puig is having a monster spring. Two hits in his first two at-bats Wednesday raised his average to .521 and made hiUpvote Share TweetThat loud noise you heard resonating from the Los Angeles and Phoenix areas respectively was a resounding sigh of relief from Dodgers fans, coaches and their front office after Zack Greinke’s highly successful return to the mound on Wednesday. The 29-yeUpvote Share Tweet
Dante Bichette teaches Rockies the fundamentals of proper mullet maintenance (Video)Your browser does not support iframes. The Colorado Rockies were thrilled to welcome back an all-time fan favorite this winter when Dante Bichette agreed to accept their hitting coach position. Honestly, given the unique circumstances that go along with…Upvote Share Tweet
Hanley Ramirez Out 8 WeeksMar 21Pedro Gomez reacts to the news that Hanley Ramirez needs surgery to repair a torn ligament in his right thumb and is expected to miss eight weeks.
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Peter King: Revis trade talks between Jets, Bucs in a fragile stateMar 21The Jets have a vexing problem with Darrelle Revis, but if GM John Idzik plays his cards right, he could at least partially save face for trading the franchise's best player by getting no less than first- and third-round draft choices from Tampa Bay for…
Wilbon: Urlacher's farewell tough to bearMar 21Brian Urlacher is another casualty of an NFL system that shows no mercy -- even for icons.