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Colorado Rockies left-hander Jorge De La Rosa missed his scheduled start against the San Diego Padres on Saturday night because of a tight left forearm.Upvote Share TweetGLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander Chad Billingsley pitched 4 2-3 innings in a minor league game Saturday and is confident he will be ready when the season begins.Upvote Share TweetSCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - It would have put to rest so many questions if Tim Lincecum had just come out and had a strong spring. Not even a dominating spring or a return-to-Cy-Young-form spring. Just a promising one. Just good enough that the San Francisco GiUpvote Share Tweet
Cranky elbow halts Sandoval's throwing sessionMLB.com Mar 23, 2013The Giants are close to determining whether third baseman Pablo Sandoval's ailing right elbow can heal quickly enough to enable him to participate in the April 1 season opener against the Los Angeles Dodgers.Upvote Share Tweet
Mark Reynolds’ moonshot clears Goodyear Ballpark scoreboard (video)Your browser does not support iframes. Just when I thought Justin Upton’s titanic home run over the Champion Stadium scoreboard on Thursday night would be the most impressive blast of the week (and maybe spring training), his former Diamondbacks teammatUpvote Share Tweet
Felix dominates with nine K's vs. PadresMLB.com Mar 23, 2013Seattle pitcher Felix Hernandez looked in midseason form Friday, striking out six consecutive hitters in a 3-1 victory over the Padres at the Peoria Sports Complex.Upvote Share Tweet
Called it! Brad Ziegler predicted Florida Gulf Coast’s upset of Georgetown in NCAA TournamentThe biggest upset of this year's NCAA college basketball tournament happened Friday night when No. 15 Florida Gulf Coast beat No. 2 Georgetown, 78-68, becoming only the seventh No. 15 seed to beat a No. 2. Did you call that? Because Arizona Diamondbacks…Upvote Share Tweet