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  1. The Best Catchers in the AL westRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Swingin' A's

    ... 4-2. Mandatory Credit: Cary Edmondson-USA TODAY Sports I've brought you the best position player in the American League West, with the exception of perhaps the most important position on the diamond. Some might disagree, but the defensive ...


  2. Indians outfielder Brandon Moss says hip and swing are fine as he looks to change games againRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Erie Times News

    GOODYEAR, Ariz. "" Coming off offseason hip surgery, Indians outfielder Brandon Moss wants to again be able to change games with his bat.


  3. Tuesday Halolinks: Has decision on second base been made?Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Halos Heaven

    This is it, the final week of Spring Training. All those questions the Angel bigwigs had going into the preseason have been answered...or so we think.


  4. Final 'Fact or Fiction' on 2015 MLB Spring Training's Breakout StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... elevate their offense to the next level. Cron might well be a complementary piece for the defending American League West champions, spelling Pujols at first base and splitting time at designated hitter with the lefty-swinging Matt Joyce. Manager Don ...


  5. Rays open 2015 April 6 against BaltimoreRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The Tampa Bay Rays will open the 2015 season on Monday, April 6, at 3:10 p.m. against the Baltimore Orioles at Tropicana Field. The schedule includes weekend series with the New York Yankees and Mets and two with the Boston Red Sox .


  6. A's Own Best Spring Training RecordRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Athletics Nation

    With only six days remaining in Spring Training, the Oakland Athletics once again lead all of Major League Baseball in wins . I know I know, it's only Spring Training! For the better part of four years now, Oakland has been spectacular during Spring camp and it's carried over to the regular season.


  7. MLB Preview: Rating the AL WestRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Vallejo Times-Herald

    If the A's have taught the baseball world anything, it's to never count them out of the playoff hunt -- even after they've undergone a massive roster overhaul. The Los Angeles Angels have baseball's best player in Mike Trout and had the best record in the league last year, even if that meant little when they were swept by the Kansas City Royals in the American League Division Series.


  8. 2015 MLB Spring Training: 5 Los Angeles Angels Breakout CandidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Rant Sports

    Fresh off of an AL West title, the Los Angeles Angels appear ready to be a force once again in 2015. Of course, the Seattle Mariners are also expected to be right there, but the Angels are still a very talented club.


  9. Graveman's hot spring providing unexpected return from big dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Oakland Athletics

    ... in what he's doing." Graveman is demonstrating in Arizona what he could become this season in the American League West. He's impressive and more. And along the way, he is opening eyes regarding the other half of the Donaldson trade. At this rate ...


  10. Spring Training Wrap: Where do Astros Fit in A.L. West?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Climbing Tal's Hill

    Mar 8, 2015; Lakeland, FL, USA;Houston Astros right fielder George Springer leads off first base against the Detroit Tigers at a spring training baseball game at Joker Marchant Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports With only eight days remaining before Opening Day and Spring Training coming to a close, it's time now to finish the evaluations and begin making some predictions.


  11. Flipping through the SI 2015 PreviewaRead the original story

    Saturday | The Detroit Tiger Weblog

    SI picks the Royals to finish 4th in the AL Central. Says a lot about the state of baseball in Texas.


  12. O's SS Hardy set for exam on sore shoulderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | St. Petersburg Times

    Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy, a three-time Gold Glove Award winner, said his left shoulder felt worse the morning after he jammed it while sliding for a ground ball, and he was set to have an MRA exam. Hardy and second baseman Jonathan Schoop collided behind second base as both attempted to get a grounder hit up the middle by the Rays' Jake Elmore in the second inning Friday.


  13. Leading Off: Russell Wilson back in the pocket with RangersRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | Tribune-Chronicle

    Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson will be at camp with the Texas Rangers in Surprise, Arizona. Wilson played infield for two seasons in the minors with Colorado before the Rangers acquired him.


  14. 2015 team preview: The Seattle Mariners might be the best team in the American LeagueRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | Bless You Boys

    The Mariners broke out with an 87-win season in 2014, but that was only the beginning for this young, talented ball club. Some people will look at the Seattle Mariners ' 16-win jump from 2013 to 2014 and blindly conclude that the M's were a one-year wonder.


  15. Mariners in rare position as favorites in AL WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | KOMO News

    Robinson Cano is one of the few on the Seattle Mariners roster who can speak with certainty about the playoffs. In his previous stop, Cano played in the postseason seven times and hoisted one World Series trophy.


  16. Five bold predictions for the 2015 Oakland A'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Sporting News

    The last time we saw the A's, they were walking off the field in Kansas City, vanquished in 12 innings after blowing leads of 2-0, 7-3 and 8-7. That was the wild card game, which Oakland was playing because of a 22-33 record over the final two months of the season that turned what had been a six-game lead in the American League West into a finish 10 games behind the Angels.


  17. American League West capsulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Projected Lineup: RF Kole Calhoun , CF Mike Trout , 1B Albert Pujols , LF Matt Joyce , 3B David Freese , DH C.J. Cron , SS Erick Aybar , 2B Josh Rutledge , C Chris Iannetta . Rotation: RH Jered Weaver , LH C.J. Wilson , RH Garrett Richards , RH Matt Shoemaker , LH Andrew Heaney .


  18. In reserve role, Ruggiano well aware preparation is keyRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Seattle Mariners

    ... piece on the bench. Ruggiano is just eager to be part of a club being billed as a contender in the American League West and said he's felt the buzz building. "You just try to harness that right now," he said. "You don't try to get your mind ahead of ...


  19. Former Milwaukee Brewer Yovani Gallardo Having Spring to ForgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Reviewing the Brew

    ... will need Gallardo to rebound quickly if they have any hope to contend in the always competitive American League West. Adding the loss of pitcher pitcher Yu Darvish and they will need to have Gallardo be an ace again. Recently, the team has shown ...


  20. AL West Preview: Texas RangersRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Lookout Landing

    Back in 2012, after their third postseason appearance in a row-including two World Series appearances-the Rangers seemed like they were going to sit atop the AL West standings for years to come. Yu Darvish made his wildly successful major league debut as part of the third best starting rotation in the AL and the Rangers' offense was the fourth best in the majors.