Posts Tagged MLB Spring Training

Cardinals send Wainwright to St Louis

JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — The Cardinals are sending ace Adam Wainwright to St. Louis to be examined by a doctor after his workout Tuesday was cut short by abdominal pain.

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D-Backs have only 3 positions settled as workouts begin

In this Oct. 13, 2014, file photo, new Arizona Diamondbacks baseball team manager Chip Hale, left, puts on a Diamondbacks hat as he is introduced by chief baseball officer Tony LaRussa at a news conference in Phoenix. As position players report to spring training for the Diamondbacks, competition looms for a spot in the opening day lineup under new manager Chip Hale. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks begin full-squad workouts with uncertainty at five of the eight non-pitching positions.

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Chamberlain returns to Tigers on $1 million, 1-year deal

Detroit Tigers pitcher Joba Chamberlain, center, listens as a coach explains a drill during a spring training baseball workout in Lakeland, Fla., Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Joba Chamberlain returned to Detroit’s spring training facility, not completely clean shaven, but without the scraggly, overgrown beard that made him so easily identifiable with the Tigers last season.

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Risky pursuit of Moncada underscores Red Sox commitment

In this Nov. 12, 2014 photo, Cuban baseball player Yoan Moncada prepares for an exhibition game for major league scouts, in the Enrique Torrebiarte Stadium in Guatemala City. (AP Photo/Prensa Libre)

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — The Boston Red Sox are all in on Cuba, with their pursuit of acclaimed prospect Yoan Moncada the latest example.

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Giants have high expectations of new-look, healthy outfield

San Francisco Giants' Nori Aoki (23) is interviewed during spring training baseball practice Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Nori Aoki has reconsidered his original plan to wrestle big ace Madison Bumgarner.

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