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Hall of Famers Molitor, Sandberg manage against each other

Philadelphia Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg, left, a 2005 Hall of Fame inductee, and Minnesota Twins manager Paul Molitor, a 2004 Hall of Fame inductee, throw out the ceremonial first pitches together before a spring training baseball game between the Phillies and Twins in Clearwater, Fla., Monday, March 23, 2015.  It is the first time in Major League Baseball history two current Hall of Famers have managed a game against each other. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Paul Molitor and Ryne Sandberg crossed paths a lot over the years — in spring training, at All-Star Games, up in Cooperstown.

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MLB tweaks schedule on final day, hopes for playoff scramble

Boston Red Sox intern Tim Batesole changes the manual scoreboard during the sixth inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Minnesota Twins, Wednesday, March 18, 2015, in Fort Myers, Fla.  (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Fans at Camden Yards, Dodger Stadium and Safeco Field might need to bring a few extra screens to the ballpark on the final day of the season.

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What’s with all these 1-0 games in spring training?

Pittsburgh Pirates' Pedro Florimon tosses his bat after striking out in the second inning of a spring training exhibition baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Sarasota, Fla., Thursday, March 19, 2015. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

VIERA, Fla. (AP) — A curious thing happened at Space Coast Stadium this week: When the Detroit Tigers and Washington Nationals went to extra innings, the scoreboard suddenly shut down.

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