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3 hrs ago | Examiner.com
The team is staying in the Orlando area today facing the Braves; most of the players from yesterday traveled back to Jupiter last night with the new guys coming this morning.
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5 hrs ago | Southside Showdown
Mar 12, 2014; Scottsdale, AZ, USA; Chicago White Sox center fielder Adam Eaton signs autographs prior to the game against the San Francisco Giants at Scottsdale Stadium.
9 hrs ago | Southside Showdown
Mar 9, 2014; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Chicago White Sox pitcher Dylan Axelrod throws against the Oakland Athletics at Phoenix Municipal Stadium.
And how could it not be? With a payroll upwards of $200 million, expectations are through the roof for the defending National League West champions.
The Diamondbacks were once again active in the offseason trade market, as they addressed two of the team's biggest needs with the acquisition of slugger Mark Trumbo and closer Addison Reed.
Only three years ago the Milwaukee Brewers had everything, including a National League Central title.
The New York Mets continue to play games with the hearts of their fanbase by not addressing their shortstop situation.
Randal Grichuk is 22 years old and has yet to play a game above Double-A, but he knows that his place in baseball history is already in one way assured.
Justin Upton has the potential to emerge as a perennial All-Star, if he can keep his strikeout rate down.
The start of the 2014 MLB season is just over a week away, and now seems like the perfect time to begin looking at potential MVP and Cy Young candidates in both leagues.
Feb 17, 2014; Maryvale, AZ, USA; Milwaukee Brewers starting pitcher Matt Garza and Kyle Lohse share a laugh during camp at Maryvale Baseball Park.
The Arizona Diamondbacks recorded their third straight year without a losing season with a 81-81 record for second place in the National League West and nine games out of the Wild Card picture.
Braves pitcher Kris Medlen left in the fourth inning with a strained forearm, and the New York Mets went on to beat Atlanta 8-2 on Sunday.
Highlighting the new acquisitions for the D-backs are starting pitcher Bronson Arroyo, closer Addison Reed and former All-Star Mark Trumbo.
Kansas City Royals starter Ervin Santana pitches to the Toronto Blue Jays during their American League game in Toronto, August 30, 2013.
According to various reports, the Atlanta Braves signed starting pitcher Ervin Santana to a one-year deal worth $14 million.