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  1. Yankees' Kyle Higashioka: 10 things to know about catcher prospectRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | NJ.com

    Catcher Kyle Higashioka has been in the Yankees organization since 2008 and just last season elevated his game to the point that getting to the majors seems realistic. Higashioka, 26, is on the 40-man roster for the first time after hitting .276 with 21 homers and 81 RBIs last season over 102 Double-A and Triple-A games, and went into Yankees' spring training third on the depth chart behind Gary Sanchez and Austin Romine.

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  2. Baseball exhibit at ALPLMRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | WYMG-FM Springfield

    The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum plans to unveil an exhibit chronicling the history of the rivalry between the Chicago Cubs and the St. Louis Cardinals. Museum officials say "Cubs vs. Cardinals: The Rivalry" was developed with the help of both teams and the National Baseball Hall of Fame.

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  3. Colorado Rockies: 3 Things You Should Know on February 21Read the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Rox Pile

    The rain appears to have finally moved out from the Phoenix area and the Colorado Rockies can dive into their normal spring training routine. Of course, under first-year manager Bud Black , what was the "normal routine" last year has been tweaked to match more of Black's style.

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  4. 10 Biggest Decisions That Must Be Made by Opening DayRead the original story

    31 min ago | BleacherReport

    On the surface, spring training is a leisurely affair. Scores and stats don't matter much.

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  5. Award Watch 2017: Do any Atlanta Braves have a shot at major awards?Read the original story

    31 min ago | Tomahawk Take

    Jul 21, 2015; Atlanta, GA, USA; A baseball, baseball glove and baseballs are shown on the infield during batting practice before the game against the Atlanta Braves and the Los Angeles Dodgers at Turner Field. Mandatory Credit: Jason Getz-USA TODAY Sports From players to management to the fans, everyone in Braves country seems hopeful for the upcoming season.

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  6. Michael Bourn back with Baltimore Orioles in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | UPI

    Baltimore Orioles veteran outfielder Michael Bourn agreed to a minor league contract on Monday and an invitation to spring training. Multiple outlets reported that the contract will be worth $2 million if the 34-year-old Bourn makes the major league club.

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  7. Chicago White Sox: Lucas Giolito In the Right PlaceRead the original story

    36 min ago | Call to the Pen

    Last season, Lucas Giolito was concerned with staying in the Majors after each start. Now with the Chicago White Sox, he is in the right place to develop.

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  8. 5 Ways to Level Up Your Content Marketing MaturityRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    Large or small. Growing or dwindling resources. New or experienced in the content marketing realm.

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  9. Gleyber Torres is already showcasing talent at spring trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | New York Daily News

    Torres was the centerpiece of the Aroldis Chapman blockbuster deal at the trade deadline last season, and continued his ascent up the prospect rankings after becoming the youngest MVP in the history of the Arizona Fall League, where he hit .403. ESPN and MLB.com have both ranked Torres a top-5 prospect.

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  10. Replacing Big Papi? No thanksRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Mitch Moreland knows he's likely the only new player in Boston's lineup since David Ortiz retired at the end of last season. "I try not to hear it because there's no replacing that guy," said the 31-year-old first baseman, who signed a $5.5-million, one-year deal with the Red Sox during the offseason.

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  11. Yankees & The Arbitration Process: A Flawed SystemRead the original story

    57 min ago | Yanks Go Yard

    The Yankees have learned the hard way how destructive the arbitration process can be. It is a flawed system that either needs to be tweaked or just thrown out.

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  12. Peter Gammons: Another February traveling through Florida - GammonsDaily.comRead the original story

    1 hr ago | BTF's Baseball Primer

    Brian Cashman had wanted to do a bridge year or two as the Yankees got old. By trading Andrew Miller and Aroldis Chapman, then re-signing Chapman, he effectively traded two years of Miller for infielder Gleyber Torres, outfielder Clint Frazier and pitcher Justus Sheffield.

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  13. Arizona Diamondbacks shift focus to defense behind plateRead the original story

    1 hr ago | BTF's Baseball Primer

    "The catching staff tries to throw out attempted base-stealers 80-120 times a year as opposed to receiving 20,000 to 25,000 pitches a year," Hammock said. "What do you want to emphasize?"

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  14. After a long fall and short winter, Andrew Miller and the Indians are greeting spring head-onRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    Cleveland Indians reliever Andrew Miller throws a pitch at the team's spring training facility in Goodyear, Ariz. GOODYEAR, Ariz.

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  15. Mets Tuesday: Which prospect won the home run derby?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NJ.com

    The Mets' two top prospects, first baseman Dominic Smith and shortstop Amed Rosario, staged their own home run derby of sorts during Monday's practice. Manager Terry Collins is hoping their power prowess is a sign of times to come.

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  16. Though their careers are in different places, Orioles' Machado and Andino share a tight bondRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Maryland Gazette

    There's no coincidence that inside the Orioles clubhouse at the Ed Smith Stadium complex, the lockers of Manny Machado and Robert Andino are right next to each other. They are players on very different sides of their careers.

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  17. Lessons From Cubs, Indians Inspire Workshop To Build Winning CultureRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    Leading With Couragea Academy, a company founded by a best-selling author and a management consultant who took three trips to the World Series with the Cleveland Indians and Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, has created a workshop that draws from several strategies for building a world-class culture. The Cubs and Indians meeting in the World Series was talked about as a fantasy scenario for decades," says Trent Clark, co-founder of Leading With Couragea Academy.

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  18. Yankees work on pitchers' fielding on heels of historically awful 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NJ.com

    After 34 Yankees pitchers stretched their arms Monday morning, they all were huddled together for a short on-field meeting, then were put through some PFP, which is what everyone calls pitchers fielding practice. The Yankees need to spend a lot of time on this in spring training because the pitchers' .925 fielding percentage in 2016 hasn't been worse since 1913.

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  19. Young Nationals fan makes Jayson Werth (and the entire Nats team) her valentine...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Federal Baseball

    Washington Nationals ' right fielder Jayson Werth is in the last season of his seven-year contract with the team, and he might not be wearing a uniform with a curly-W on it next season. The 37-year-old isn't sure yet of what his legacy is with the club, but thinks it will be decided this season based on the Nats' level of success.

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  20. Los Angeles Angels have added a lot of depth in off-seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Halo Hangout

    The Los Angeles Angels made a lot of moves this off-season not only filling some holes in their starting line-up, but providing manager Mike Scioscia with some depth that will prove to be important if injuries creep up again. When Los Angeles Angels general manager Billy Eppler starting making moves in the off-season his main goal was to fill some of the biggest holes the Angels have had in the last couple of years which were second base and left field by acquiring Cameron Maybin and Danny Espinosa .

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