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  1. Predicting Bullpen Roles for the Milwaukee Brewers in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Rant Sports

    Last October, the teams that went far had stellar bullpens. While the Milwaukee Brewers' pen doesn't have many big names, it has plenty of up-and-coming talent.

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  2. Orioles' Jonathan Schoop hopes slimmer frame adds speed in second seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Maryland Gazette

    A year after Orioles second baseman Jonathan Schoop won the starting job out of spring training and kept it all season long, he is trying to build on his rookie season by slimming down. Orioles manager Buck Showalter told the crowd at FanFest on Saturday that Schoop was down to 225 pounds from a 2014 spring training weight of 231 pounds, and Schoop said he was aiming to play at around 220 pounds this season.

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  3. Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez optimistic for rebound year in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Maryland Gazette

    After struggling last season, right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez hopes for a fresh start in his second year with the Orioles. After a rough start to his Orioles career last year, right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez is looking forward to a fresh start in 2015.

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  4. 2015 Phillies Rotation CandidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | That Balls Outta Here

    Assuming that both are healthy and haven't been traded away, both big assumptions these days, the Phillies 2015 rotation will be led by dynamic veteran lefties Cliff Lee and Cole Hamels. When right, Lee and Hamels are both among the game's top dozen hurlers, and give the Phils a 1-2 punch to match any team in baseball.

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  5. Ryan Flaherty vs. Jonathan Schoop in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Birds Watcher

    The Baltimore Orioles have much speculation about who is going to play in left and right field during the 2015 season. There is also uncertainty about who is going to be Baltimore's starting second baseman this upcoming season.

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  6. Alex Gordon plans to take things slow as he returns to Royals from wrist surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    A royal blue cast safeguarded the surgically repaired right wrist of Alex Gordon as he stood inside an elevator in the bowels of Bartle Hall. He was a few minutes late for a panel discussion at the team's FanFest on Saturday afternoon.

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  7. Blue Jays pursuit puts Orioles' Duquette in spotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    Duquette, the Orioles president of baseball operations, acknowledged Saturday “there was substance” to reports that the Toronto Blue Jays were in pursuit of him to be club president. “A lot of times, players will be a trade rumour and sometimes managers get traded,” Duquette said.

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  8. Double-A Frisco's ballpark set for a faceliftRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Texas Rangers

    The man who took Class A Myrtle Beach away from the Rangers has no intention of doing the same with Double-A Frisco. "This is the perfect partnership," Frisco owner Chuck Greenberg said on Saturday afternoon at the Dr. Pepper Ballpark.

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  9. Seattle Mariners Minor Leagues: Still Producing Quality ProspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | SoDo Mojo

    Sep 27, 2014; Seattle, WA, USA; Seattle Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager celebrates after scoring a run against the Los Angeles Angels during the seventh inning at Safeco Field. Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports With so much invested in the team to win now its good to see the Seattle Mariners still have quality prospects on the rise.

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  10. Rays Beat: Players' winter workouts a perk for CashRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Online

    One aspect of managing the Tampa Bay Rays that already appeals to Kevin Cash is the amount of players who live in the area and work out at Tropicana Field during the offseason. On any given morning, the first-year manager will find a combination of pitchers Alex Cobb, Chris Archer, Jake Odorizzi, Matt Moore, Jake McGee and Everett Teaford, center fielder Desmond Jennings, infielders Tim Beckham and Nick Franklin, and catcher Bobby Wilson working out.

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  11. Recovering Gordon says he'll be ready for Opening DayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Major League Baseball

    Royals All-Star left fielder Alex Gordon is still sporting a soft cast that runs from his right hand to his elbow as he recovers from December wrist surgery. But as Gordon walked around the Royals' annual FanFest event on Saturday, he insisted there was no way he would miss Opening Day.

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  12. 2015 Spring-Training Countdown, Day 19: Matt MurtonRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Bleed Cubbie Blue

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  13. Don't Expect a Sophomore Slump From Jacob deGrom in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Rant Sports

    In recent years, the New York Mets had plenty of pitchers rising through the ranks of the minor leagues: Matt Harvey , Zack Wheeler , Noah Syndergaard , Rafael Montero and even Jenrry Mejia . Often overlooked among them was Jacob deGrom .

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  14. Duquette: 5 most improved teams this winterRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Toronto Blue Jays

    James Shields is the only big-name free agent still out there, and even he is probably not enough to turn the tide of an entire offseason. With that in mind, here is my ranking of the five teams that improved most this winter.

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  15. Dan Duquette's singular focus is helping Orioles improve read commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBC News

    Orioles GM Dan Duquette acknowledged Saturday "there was substance" to reports the Blue Jays were in pursuit of him to be club president but that his singular focus this off-season has been to improve his own team. "A lot of times, players will be a trade rumour and sometimes managers get traded," Duquette said.

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  16. Pittsburgh Pirates lead MLB with seven of top 100 prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Rum Bunter

    February 28, 2013; Bradenton, FL, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Jameson Taillon throws a pitch in the first inning against the Boston Red Sox at McKechnie Field. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports While the attention of prospect admirers is often caught up in the Minnesota Twins or the Chicago Cubs, it is the often-overlooked farm system of the Pittsburgh Pirates that led the way this week, possessing seven of the top 100 prospects in baseball, according to MLB.com .

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  17. Jordan Zimmermann or Max Scherzer: who's the ace in D.C.?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Call to the Pen

    Jan 21, 2015; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer speaks during an introductory press conference at Nationals Park. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports I don't remember exactly where I saw it, but I do remember seeing it.

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  18. Future Rosters of the Texas RangersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Nolan Writin'

    It seems fans of the Texas Rangers are upset with the nature of the 2014-2015 offseason. The team has done little in either free agency or the trade market.

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  19. Alex Jackson lands at #28 on MLB.com's top 100 Prospect listRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Lookout Landing

    "just wait till they ship you out after a few weeks, and then you can really start hitting" - Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images Jackson and D.J. Peterson, who landed in the 50th spot, are the only two Mariners on this year's list. MLB.com released their annual top 100 prospects list on Friday , and somewhat surprisingly, M's OF prospect Alex Jackson has been rated as the 28th best prospect in the game.

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  20. Padres have discussed trade for Brewers' Luis SardinasRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | MSNBC

    Padres general manager A.J. Preller has been very active on the trade front this offseason, but he might not be done yet. According to FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal, the Padres have discussed the Brewers' Luis Sardinas as an option for shortstop .

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