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RF Matt Kemp confident about new-look Padres being contender

San Diego Padres' Matt Kemp bats during spring training baseball practice Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, in Peoria, Ariz. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — Matt Kemp stood up from his locker, navy blue hoodie covering his head and began signing the nursery rhyme, “Rain, Rain, Go Away.”

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Players’ union head: future spring games in Cuba possible

Former MLB baseball player and current executive director of the Major League Baseball Players Association Tony Clark talks with writers after meeting with San Francisco Giants players in the clubhouse on his first stop to meet with players from all the MLB teams Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Major League Baseball is considering playing future spring training games in Cuba.

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Too cold for overnighting at Miller Park

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers say it’s too cold to camp out overnight for the Arctic Tailgate.

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Tigers sign reliever Ryan Perry to minor league deal

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Tigers have signed reliever Ryan Perry to a minor league deal, bringing the right-hander back to the organization that drafted him in the first round in 2008.

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Cubs’ Arrieta finds right formula for success

In this Aug. 17, 2014, file photo, Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jake Arrieta (49) throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets at Citi Field in New York. Arrieta looks to build on his best season and help the Chicago Cubs make a big jump. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Jake Arrieta approaches baseball different than most of those in the game.

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