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Hall-of-Famer Molitor confident in managerial patience

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Two seasons after Hall-of-Famer Paul Molitor played his last game, he became the bench coach for the Minnesota Twins on manager Tom Kelly’s staff.

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Goldschmidt returns from injury, singles for Diamondbacks

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Paul Goldschmidt singled in his first at-bat since breaking his left hand last August, and the Arizona Diamondbacks opened their spring training schedule Tuesday with a 4-0 win over Arizona State.

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Red Sox, Boston College honor ALS-stricken Frates

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — They all wore No. 3, and every player on the Boston Red Sox and Boston College had the same name on their jersey, too.

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Reds have 6 doubles in 10-0 win over Indians

Cincinnati Reds' Zack Cozart makes a catch during the second inning of a spring training exhibition baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Tuesday, March 3, 2015, in Goodyear, Ariz. (AP Photo/John Locher)

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Brandon Phillips, Todd Frazier and Jay Bruce each had one of the Cincinnati Reds’ six doubles in a 10-0 win over the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday, the spring opener for both teams.

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Bumgarner hit hard in spring debut, A’s beat Giants 9-4

San Francisco Giants' Madison Bumgarner (40) walks off the mound after being taken out by manager Bruce Bochy, right, during the second inning of a spring training baseball game against the Oakland Athletics, Tuesday, March 3, 2015, in Mesa, Ariz. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner was roughed up in his exhibition debut, and Marcus Semien hit a pair of home runs as the Oakland Athletics opened their new spring training home by beating the champion San Francisco Giants 9-4 Tuesday.

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