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  1. Final-day decisions for playoff contenders

    Buster Olney

    This final day of the scheduled regular season should be something that Major League Baseball dreamed about, because even after seven weeks of spring training and 182 days of play, six teams -- 20 percent of the clubs -- don't know where they will be...

    Blog | September 28, 2014
  2. Who closes for Mets in 2015?

    AJ Mass

    Don't expect a battle for the New York Mets closer job in spring training between Jenrry Mejia and Bobby Parnell. So long as his recovery from Tommy John surgery continues to progress, chances are that manager Terry Collins will give Parnell first sh...

    Blog | September 04, 2014
  3. Gonzalez hopes for quick recovery

    AJ Mass

    There's a chance that the Colorado Rockies may have to start the 2015 season without Carlos Gonzalez, although the team remains optimistic that the outfielder could be able to start spring training at the same time as the rest of his teammates. ...

    Blog | August 20, 2014
  4. Small change makes big impact for Wood

    Buster Olney

    ATLANTA -- Dee Gordon is the model of improvement in major league baseball this year, evolving from a part-timer into an All-Star with a position change and a change in regimen. He explained in spring training that by eliminating hours of pickup bas...

    Blog | August 10, 2014
  5. Mulder still trying to pitch in 2015?

    Joe Kaiser

    Mark Mulder's comeback attempt with the Los Angeles Angels was derailed prior to Spring Training when he tore his Achilles tendon in February, but the veteran lefty isn't ready to call it quits just yet. According to Jeff Fletcher of the Orange Co...

    Blog | August 07, 2014
  6. Jim Johnson looking for a home

    Doug Mittler

    Jim Johnson, officially released by the Athletics last week, reportedly was scheduled to work out for the Orioles on Monday at their spring training complex in Florida, leading to speculation that the struggling reliever could be returning to Baltimo...

    Blog | August 05, 2014
  7. Add Billy Burns right now

    Eric Karabell

    The best team in baseball promoted one of the best base stealers in the minor leagues Monday, and I, for one, couldn't be more pleased! I remember watching the ridiculously speedy Billy Burns back in March while at spring training in Arizona, and ins...

    Blog | July 29, 2014
  8. Ausmus' impact on Tigers' basepaths

    Buster Olney

    BOSTON -- From the first day of spring training, the Detroit Tigers players say, Brad Ausmus talked about the running game. But not only the running game of the Detroit baserunners, who were told to look for opportunities to take a bas...

    Blog | May 18, 2014
  9. Top 10 fantasy baseball prospects; analyzing value of Maikel Fran...

    Christopher Crawford

    Christopher Crawford ranks the top 10 MLB prospects in terms of potential value in fantasy baseball in 2014 and also analyzes what to expect from the Philadelphia Phillies' Maikel Franco.

    Story | Conversation | May 12, 2014
  10. No room in STL for Aardsma?

    Doug Mittler

    Veteran reliever David Aardsma was unable to win a job with the Indians in spring training before agreeing to a minor league deal with the Cardinals in late March. There may be no room for him in St. Louis as well. With the return of Jason Motte ...

    Blog | May 12, 2014
  11. Could the A's trade Jaso for a pitcher?

    Doug Mittler

    Derek Norris has been swinging a hot bat for the Oakland Athletics since the start of spring training. Given the recent injuries to their pitching staff, could that prompt GM Billy Beane to use a catcher as trade bait? Norris is hitting .379 in 5...

    Blog | May 03, 2014
  12. Latest on Scutaro's ailing back

    Joe Kaiser

    The San Francisco Giants will enter the month of May on Thursday with Marco Scutaro still on the disabled list due to a troublesome back that has bothered him since Spring Training. Here's the latest on the 38-year-old second baseman. On Tuesday, ...

    Blog | April 30, 2014
  13. Audition time for Quentin, Headley?

    Doug Mittler

    San Diego Padres outfielder Carlos Quentin, sidelined since spring training because of a bruised left tibia, reportedly is taking batting practice at the team's spring training facility in Arizona and could be close to a rehab assignment, says MLB.co...

    Blog | April 29, 2014
  14. Finding more work for Detwiler

    Doug Mittler

    Ross Detwiler was unable to land a spot in the Nationals' rotation coming out of spring training, and his current role is as an "overqualified mop-up reliever," says Adam Kilgore of the Washington Post. There is some buzz in Washington that Detwil...

    Blog | April 29, 2014
  15. The Marshall Plan in Cincinnati

    Doug Mittler

    Another piece of the Cincinnati Reds' injury-plagued bullpen could be back in a day or two. Sean Marshall, shut down in spring training after experiencing tightness in his shoulder, has rejoined the Reds on their current road trip. While it is un...

    Blog | April 19, 2014
  16. Potential Pirates-Mariners deal?

    Joe Kaiser

    A report came out during Spring Training that the Pittsburgh Pirates were shopping right fielder Jose Tabata as a way to find an upgrade over Gaby Sanchez at first base. Seattle could be the perfect trade partner. This is only speculation at this ...

    Blog | April 12, 2014