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The Red Sox Epic Battle for utility man
Let's face it. Spring training is incredibly boring. After a long offseason -- especially during a winter that's been as miserable as this year's has been -- that can be strange to hear, since it feels wonderful that baseball is back.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
Rockies pitcher Chris Martin living a baseball dream
It was the kind of summer day in Arlington, Texas, when time moves reluctantly toward 5 p.m. A couple of employees at Texas Appliance off Interstate 20 decided to turn the warehouse aisle into a break room.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Jonathan Herrera is better than he seems
The December trade which saw the Red Sox and Rockies swap Franklin Morales and Jonathan Herrera was more than just the acquisition of a much-needed utility man.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Allen Webster has shaky first outing for Red Sox
Allen Webster made a terrific first impression on the Red Sox in spring training last season, showing a lively fastball that overmatched even seasoned major league hitters.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
2014 Rockies Spring Training Game No. 1 preview: Baseball is back
The Rockies get back to playing some semblance of real baseball later today when they take on the Diamondbacks at 1:10 p.m. MT in their Cactus League opener at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Spring Training 2014: Career backup Jonathan Herrera trying to find a role with the Red Sox
At 5-foot-9, 180 pounds, Herrera sneaks around the Red Sox's spring training complex without much of a fuss from the thousands in attendance.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Rockies hand closer's job to 41-year-old Hawkins
On the first day of spring training Monday, 41-year-old LaTroy Hawkins was given the job by manager Walt Weiss.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Dempster's exit adds flexibility
Ryan Dempster's surprising announcement that he'll walk away from $13.25 million and sit out the 2014 season robs the Red Sox of starting pitching depth, but in truth, opens more avenues for improvement.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
The five biggest questions going into Spring Training 2014
Today marks the beginning of the 2014 baseball season for the Colorado Rockies, as pitchers and catchers will be mandated to report to Salt River Fields in Scottsdale, AZ.
Wed Feb 05, 2014
Wednesday Rockpile: Which non-roster invitees will make an impact with the Rockies in 2014?
The Rockies invited 24 non-40 man roster players to their major league camp. Let's handicap their chances of making the Major League roster out of spring training and see who might have an impact with the team this year.