Friday Feb 28
Fish Bites: Miami Marlins' Henderson Alvarez to miss first spring start
Miami Marlins' starter Henderson Alvarez won't make his spring debut Sunday after battling a right shin infection.
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Wed Feb 26, 2014
Miami Marlins Season Preview: Best Case Scenario for Garrett Jones
Aug 30, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates first baseman Garrett Jones hits a two RBI double against the St. Louis Cardinals during the first inning at PNC Park.
Marlins New Additions Battled Infield Shifts
Feb 16, 2014; Jupiter, FL, USA; Jarrod Saltalamacchia finished stretching during spring training at Roger Dean Stadium.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Nanaimo Daily News
Pittsburgh Pirates' Brent Morel, right, talks with Andrew Lambo as he warms up before taking batting practice before the team's annual spring training Black and Gold intra-squad baseball game in Bradenton, Fla., Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014.
Pirates hope Gaby Sanchez is answer at 1B
General manager Neal Huntington tried in December to lure free agent James Loney, but he wound up re-signing with the Tampa Bay Rays.
Pirates Lineup for Yankees, Depth, and Future Strengths
The Pirates are going with most of their regulars for the Grapefruit League opener against the New York Yankees.
2014 Marlins Season Preview: Garrett Jones
The Miami Marlins opted to replace their incumbent first baseman with some new talent.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Predicting the Pittsburgh Pirates' 2014 Opening Day Lineup
Spring Training games for the Pittsburgh Pirates start in just two days, with their first game coming on Wednesday against the New York Yankees .
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Sports Media 101
Gaby Sanchez: Pittsburgh Pirates Everyday First Baseman?
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Sat Feb 22, 2014
Pirates still in search of a first baseman
Lambo returned to his position at first base. Gregory Polanco was in the box during batting practice, so every ball put in play had some extra juice on it, but those pulled to right field were moving especially quick.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Pirates hope to answer question of 'Who's on first?'
With Garrett Jones now a member of the Marlins, Andrew Lambo will get a chance to platoon at first base with Gaby Sanchez.
Major League Baseball
Jones to take full advantage of playing time
The selling point was that Jones would be given a chance to play regularly and have a chance to shed the "platoon" label.
Gaby Sanchez Wants Chance That Marlins Gave Garrett Jones
The Pittsburgh Pirates first base platoon has been an interesting topic this off season.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Despite Losing Burnett, Coonelly Says Bucs Will Be Better In 2014
So far this Pirates offseason, one name has dominated the headlines, and it's gotten all the way to Pirates President Frank Coonelly.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Andrew Lambo: 'Every Day I'm Racing To The Field'
He's once again in the mix. Andrew Lambo may be on the cusp of finally realizing his full potential.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
A Thinner And Bulked-Up Sanchez May Be The Answer
Forget about Justin Smoak, and Ike Davis, and Kendrys Morales, or whomever you've heard about coming to Pittsburgh this winter.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
The Miami Herald
Pirates have continuity for the most part, but is it enough?
For a team that won 94 games in 2013, continuity usually is a good quality. The Pirates hope to benefit from the return of their main contributors for the 2014 season.
Rock Hill Herald
5 things to know about the Marlins going into camp
THEY NEED TO PRACTICE HITTING: Last year, on the 20th anniversary of their expansion season, the Marlins scored fewer runs than that ragtag 1993 team.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Bradenton organization can't wait for first spring-training pitch
Former Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Steve Blass shares stories with members of the Pirates' Booster Club during their annual luncheon at the River Wilderness clubhouse in Parrish on Wednesday.
Pittsburgh Pirates Offseason Cost Them A.J. Burnett
May 25, 2012; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher A.J. Burnett reacts as he leaves the mound after being removed from the game against the Chicago Cubs during the sixth inning at PNC Park.