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Roundup: Verlander, Grienke make spring debuts Updated Feb 24, 2013
LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) -- Cy Young Award winners Roy Halladay and Justin Verlander made their spring training debuts Sunday as the Philadelphia Phillies and Detroit Tigers tied 5-5 in 10 innings.
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  • Doc's outing provides encouraging signs for Phils Feb 24, 2013
    Roy Halladay is far from ready for the 2013 season, but everybody seemed to be heartened by his effort in two innings in his Grapefruit League debut against the Tigers on Sunday. He allowed one hit, one run and struck out two in two innings -- with near…
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  • Spring Headlines: Jeff Mathis suffers broken collarbone, Cole Hamels ready to lead Phillies Feb 24, 2013
    The life of a catcher isn’t an easy one. We were reminded of that almost immediately on Saturday when Miami Marlins backstop Jeff Mathis suffered a broken collarbone after being 'clipped' by a foul tip off the bat of Matt Holliday. Ouch. Everybody knows
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  • Touch 'Em All: Pirates sign former Phillie Jose Contreras Feb 24, 2013
    The Pirates reached an agreement with 41-year-old former Phillies pitcher Jose Contreras on a minor-league contract. Contreras is expected to report to camp on Sunday. The righthander is recovering from surgery on his right elbow and will be doing rehab…
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