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Clark: Players still concerned about unsigned…

Union leader Tony Clark says major league players remain concerned about the unusual amount of unsigned free agents with spring training nearing the end of its second week

Boone gets a new view and a win in spring…

Aaron Boone gets new view, win in spring training debut as Yankees manager

Ohtani struggles in first pitching start with Angels

Star two-way player Shohei Ohtani struggled in his spring pitching debut with the Los Angeles Angels, allowing a home run and lasting a few batters less than scheduled

MLB honors school shooting victims with special…

MLB honors school shooting victims by wearing their caps, welcoming coach and players to spring training fields

Liriano agrees to $4 million, 1-year deal with…

Detroit agreed to a $4 million, one-year contract with left-hander Francisco Liriano, giving the Tigers added pitching depth

Hall of Famer Orlando Cepeda critical after…

Hall of Famer Orlando Cepeda remains in critical condition after cardiac incident

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Giants Johnny Cueto takes his fitness to…

"Va-mannnn-os!!!" echoes down from high above the humongous boulders in an area aptly named Echo Canyon. It's Giants pitcher Johnny Cueto powering up Camelback Mountain

3-team trade sends Drury to Yankees, Souza to…

The Arizona Diamondbacks have sent infielder Brandon Drury to the New York Yankees and received outfielder Steven Souza Jr. from the Tampa Bay Rays in a three-team trade that includes five players plus two to be named later.

New MLB rules: Pitching change a must for 7th…

Managers or coaches must make a pitching change if they head to the mound for the seventh time in a game under baseball's new pace of play rules

Welcome, JD: Red Sox not worried about making…

Bringing J.D. Martinez to Boston means making room in the lineup, but the Red Sox aren't worried

Hosmer joins Padres, wears number of late…

Eric Hosmer has joined the San Diego Padres, and will wear a jersey number to honor late Kansas City teammate Yordano Ventura

1B Eric Hosmer and Padres finalize $144 million…

First baseman Eric Hosmer and San Diego Padres finalize $144 million, 8-year deal

Moreland, Red Sox gird for Stanton, Judge…

The Red Sox say they're plenty ready for the challenge the power-packed New York Yankees will pose this season

His heart in Florida, Rizzo rejoins Cubs after…

A heartbroken Rizzo rejoins Cubs after mournful visit to his Florida hometown

Reds' Gennett wins in arbitration, players beat…

Cincinnati Reds second baseman Scooter Gennett has won his salary arbitration case, giving players a final 12-10 margin over clubs this year. Gennett was awarded a raise from $2,525,000 to $5.7 million

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Hungry for more: Correa, tight-knit Astros…

Hungry for more: Correa, tight-knit Astros talking openly about building a dynasty

Miami-Dade County sues seeking money from sale of…

Miami-Dade County is suing former Miami Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria and the new ownership group led by Derek Jeter seeking money from the $1.2 billion sale of the team

AP source: Mets, Vargas agree to $16 million…

A person familiar with the deal tells The Associated Press that All-Star pitcher Jason Vargas and the Mets have agreed to a $16 million, two-year contract, adding depth to a New York rotation that has been riddled by injuries the past two seasons

Cubs first baseman fights tears at Florida…

Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo fought back tears as he spoke at a Florida vigil for the 17 victims killed in a shooting at his former high school, saying we're going to be "a bit broken for a while."

Players win 3 of 5 arbitration cases, lead teams…

Players win 3 of 5 arbitration cases; players up 11-8 in rulings with 3 decisions to go

Manfred promises pace changes by next week

Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred says proposed rules changes to speed pace of play with be in place by the start of big league exhibition games on Feb. 23

Ex-All-Star pitcher Esteban Loaiza denies dealing…

Ex-All Star pitcher Esteban Loaiza denies allegations of dealing 44 pounds of cocaine

Royals scout kicked out as unusual free-agent…

The players' association had a Kansas City Royals scout escorted from the union's opening training session for unsigned free agents

'Tito' Francona, father of Indians manager Terry…

'Tito' Francona, a former major leaguer and the father of Indians manager Terry Francona, dies at 84.

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Stars back on the field as pitchers, catchers…

In both Florida and Arizona, some of baseball biggest stars were back on the field as teams held their first workouts for pitchers and catchers