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  1. Carlos Rodon will take Chris Sale’s rotation spot in Cactus League action

    Mar 1, 2015, 10:25 PM EST

    Carlos Rodon

    Though pitching prospect Carlos Rodon is taking over for Chris Sale, he likely isn’t pitching for an Opening Day role with the White Sox.

  2. Yoenis Cespedes would like to play for the Tigers beyond 2015

    Mar 1, 2015, 9:20 PM EST

    Yoenis Cespedes

    Yoenis Cespedes could see himself wearing a Tigers uniform for many years.

  3. Bryce Harper: “I have to step up a little bit.”

    Mar 1, 2015, 8:15 PM EST

    Bryce Harper

    Bryce Harper wants to do more to help out on offense for the Nationals.

  4. Yu Darvish, when asked if he quit on the Rangers last season: “That is bull [expletive].”

    Mar 1, 2015, 7:10 PM EST

    Yu Darvish

    Yu Darvish was colorful in responding to critics who think he quit on the Rangers last year due to an elbow injury.

  5. Phillies open up spring training with a loss to the University of Tampa

    Mar 1, 2015, 6:05 PM EST

    Ryne Sandberg

    The Phillies kicked off the spring with a loss to a college team.

  6. Padres sign Tyson Gillies to a minor league deal

    Feb 28, 2015, 11:45 PM EST

    Tyson Gillies

    The Padres signed outfielder Tyson Gillies to a minor league deal, perhaps hopeful he could turn his fortunes around with a new organization.

  7. Yasmany Tomas to work at third base and in the outfield during spring training

    Feb 28, 2015, 10:40 PM EST

    Yasmany Tomas

    The Diamondbacks want Yasmany Tomas to get as many at-bats as possible during spring training, so he’ll be starting at both third base and in the outfield.

  8. Jimmy Rollins: Mets’ future “looks pretty bright”

    Feb 28, 2015, 9:35 PM EST

    Jimmy Rollins

    It’s odd to hear Jimmy Rollins say nice things about the Mets.

  9. Blue Jays sign Dayan Viciedo to a minor league deal

    Feb 28, 2015, 8:27 PM EST

    Dayan Viciedo

    The Blue Jays brought in Dayan Viciedo to hold the fort until Michael Saunders returns from his knee injury.

  10. Jose Reyes on former teammate Ruben Tejada: “Something’s wrong.”

    Feb 28, 2015, 7:25 PM EST

    Ruben Tejada

    Ruben Tejada has been something of a lightning rod, and he recently received criticism from a former teammate and mentor.

  11. Josh Hamilton’s potential suspension would begin at the start of the regular season

    Feb 28, 2015, 6:20 PM EST

    Josh Hamilton

    Josh Hamilton’s punishment for using a drug of abuse may end up not being much of a punishment at all.

  12. Rangers shut down Edgar Olmos due to shoulder impingement

    Feb 27, 2015, 11:04 PM EST

    Edgar Olmos

    The Rangers will shut down Edgar Olmos days after picking him up on a waiver claim from the Mariners.

  13. Eury Perez is early favorite to replace Melvin Upton in center field

    Feb 27, 2015, 10:55 PM EST

    Eury Perez

    Eury Perez is the early favorite to take over in center field while Melvin Upton recovers from a foot injury.

  14. Paul Molitor to implement limit on electronics use in Twins’ clubhouse

    Feb 27, 2015, 10:05 PM EST

    Paul Molitor

    New Twins manager Paul Molitor cracked down on electronics usage in his first address to the full squad at spring training.

  15. Ruben Amaro, Jr.: Ryan Howard is in the best shape “since I’ve known him”

    Feb 27, 2015, 9:10 PM EST

    Ryan Howard

    Ryan Howard had his first full healthy season since 2011 and both GM Ruben Amaro, Jr. and guest instructor Dan Plesac thought he looked like he was in very good shape.

  16. Blue Jays, Athletics talking to Dayan Viciedo

    Feb 27, 2015, 8:20 PM EST

    viciedo getty

    Two more suitors enter the Dayan Viciedo sweepstakes.

  17. Michael Saunders to miss 5-6 weeks after surgery to remove meniscus in his left knee

    Feb 27, 2015, 7:15 PM EST

    Michael Saunders

    Michael Saunders will return to the Blue Jays a lot sooner than anticipated.

  18. Athletics claim Alex Hassan off waivers from the Orioles

    Feb 27, 2015, 7:10 PM EST

    Alex Hassan

    For the second time this offseason, the Athletics have claimed Alex Hassan off waivers.

  19. Orioles to give Chris Davis some playing time in right field during the spring

    Feb 27, 2015, 6:36 PM EST

    Chris Davis

    Chris Davis will get some work in the outfield this spring. He hasn’t played there since 2012.

  20. MLBPA will be monitoring how Cubs handle Kris Bryant

    Feb 27, 2015, 6:05 PM EST

    Kris Bryant

    MLBPA executive director Tony Clark will be keeping a close eye on how the Cubs handle the eventual promotion of prospect Kris Bryant.

  21. Braves to tab Julio Teheran as Opening Day starter

    Feb 22, 2015, 11:20 PM EST

    Julio Teheran

    It doesn’t come as any surprise that Julio Teheran will likely be toeing the slab for the Braves on Opening Day.

  22. Brewers talking to Scott Boras about Francisco Rodriguez

    Feb 22, 2015, 10:28 PM EST

    Francisco Rodriguez

    The Brewers are still plenty interested in bringing Francisco Rodriguez on board. The veteran is reportedly asking for a $10 million salary.

  23. In which spring training is a bit like junior high school

    Feb 22, 2015, 10:10 PM EST

    Dylan Axelrod

    Ever wonder what it’s like showing up at spring training as a new guy?

  24. David Price on contract extension talk: “I don’t feel like closing any doors.”

    Feb 22, 2015, 10:00 PM EST

    David Price

    Most players like to cut off contract negotiations once the regular season begins, but David Price would listen to offers if the Tigers want to talk.

  25. Albert Pujols hints at when he could retire

    Feb 22, 2015, 9:05 PM EST

    Albert Pujols

    Just how long does Albert Pujols plan to play baseball?

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