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Managing emotions ... Joe Girardi of the Yankees and the NY Mets' Terry Collins have hot-seat company Updated Mar 23, 2013
As spring training nears to a close and the prospects for both their clubs look more and more gloomy, Joe Girardi and Terry Collins find themselves in a not so exclusive or enviable club.
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  • In Dealing With Injuries, Collins Takes the Long View Mar 23, 2013
    The Mets' manager said that he will not rush David Wright and Daniel Murphy back into action.
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  • Duda, Montero come up big against Nats Mar 23, 2013
    Lucas Duda hit a solo homer in the seventh and Rafael Montero pitched 4 2/3 scoreless innings, as the Mets beat the Nationals, 3-1, on Saturday in Port St. Lucie, Fla.
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  • Gio sharp in Grapefruit League return Mar 23, 2013
    With barely a week to go before Opening Day, Gio Gonzalez appears to be in midseason form. Gonzalez struck out three batters over six innings of one-run ball on Saturday, flashing his trademark curveball frequently in a 3-1 loss to the Mets in Port St. …
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  • Cards' closer Motte likely to start season on DL Mar 23, 2013
    JUPITER, Fla. (AP) -- St. Louis Cardinals closer Jason Motte probably will start the season on the disabled list because of a mild muscle flexor strain in his pitching arm.
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  • Mets' Santana doesn't know when he will be back

    JUPITER, Fla. (AP) -- Johan Santana knows he won't be pitching when the New York Mets start their season April 1. He doesn't know when he'll take the mound again.
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  • Harper held out of game with Mets Mar 23, 2013
    At his manager's behest, Bryce Harper stayed back in Viera while the team made the trip to Port St. Lucie on Saturday, nursing a swollen left thumb that he jammed in Friday's game against the Tigers.
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