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Reds’ Bailey not expecting to be ready for start of season

In this Feb. 19, 2015, file photo, Cincinnati Reds' Homer Bailey catches a ball during the team's first pitchers and catchers spring training practice in Goodyear, Ariz. Bailey is hoping to be ready for the start of the season as he continues his recovery from elbow surgery lats September. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Cincinnati pitcher Homer Bailey doesn’t expect to be ready for the start of the season as he recovers from surgery in September to repair a tear in the flexor tendon by his right elbow.

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Cruz steps into power-hitting role with Mariners

In this Dec. 4, 2014, file photo, Nelson Cruz poses for photos as he displays his new Seattle Mariners jersey after he was officially introduced by the team in Seattle. Cruz goes through his first workout on Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015,  as the Mariners hold their first full squad workout. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)

PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — Few Mariners were happier to see Nelson Cruz in Seattle’s clubhouse than Felix Hernandez.

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Man gets prison in Phoenix death of ex-champion boxer

PHOENIX (AP) — One of two men charged in the beating death of a teenage boxer in Phoenix has been sentenced to 25 years in prison.

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Former Eagles player gets probation for assaulting officer

PHOENIX (AP) — Former Philadelphia Eagles safety Keelan Johnson has been sentenced to two months of supervised probation for pushing a police officer in suburban Phoenix last year.

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Trout has much room for improvement despite AL MVP award

Los Angeles Angels’ Mike Trout answers questions before a spring training baseball workout Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, in Tempe, Ariz. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Mike Trout knows he has a lot to work on despite his first AL MVP award.

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