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Dodgers’ Kershaw debuts with spotless inning

February 25, 2017 • AP BaseballComments (0)

Los Angeles Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw warms up before a spring training baseball game against the Chicago White Sox Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Morry Gash) GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Even though it was just one inning and 12 pitches, it was a good enough start for Clayton Kershaw. The Los Angeles Dodgers [&hellip...

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Altuve’s addition provides much-needed balance

February 25, 2017 • AP BaseballComments (0)

Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve smiles during a spring training baseball workout Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, in West Palm Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Last year’s American League batting champion has a...

Ryan Merritt starts Indians spring training opener

February 25, 2017 • AP BaseballComments (0)

Cleveland Indians pitcher Ryan Merritt throws against the Cincinnati Reds during the second inning of a spring training baseball game Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017, in Goodyear, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin) GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Having made one major league...

Marlins’ Yelich expected to add power, center field glove

February 25, 2017 • AP BaseballComments (0)

Miami Marlins left fielder Christian Yelich throws during a spring training baseball workout Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, in Jupiter, Fla. Marlins manager Don Mattingly expects the left-handed hitting Yelich, a former Gold Glove winner, current member of Team USA...

Drew Smyly brings youth and experience to Mariners rotation

February 24, 2017 • AP BaseballComments (0)

Seattle Mariners pitcher Drew Smyly runs sprints during spring training baseball practice, Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, in Peoria, Ariz. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — Trades don’t surprise Drew Smyly anymore. At age 27, the Seattle...

Brewers hope Thames, Shaw give stability at infield corners

February 24, 2017 • AP BaseballComments (0)

This is a 2017 file photo showing Milwaukee Brewers baseball player Travis Shaw. Shaw went from a role player for the contending Boston Red Sox to the starting third baseman for the Brewers. He’ll be counted on to provide a left-handed bat in the...

A rookie in ’16, Anderson quickly could be White Sox veteran

February 24, 2017 • AP BaseballComments (0)

In this Sept. 27, 2016, file photo, Chicago White Sox’s Tim Anderson watches his RBI double off Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Alex Cobb during the second inning of a baseball game in Chicago. Anderson was one of the few positives of the second half of...

Reds OF Duvall trying to build on 2016 season.

February 24, 2017 • AP BaseballComments (0)

In this Sept. 26, 2016, file photo, Cincinnati Reds’ Adam Duvall hits a three-run home run in the fifth inning of a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals, in St. Louis. Duvall is hard at work in the Arizona desert, looking for an encore to his...

AP study: 113 percent average raise in baseball arbitration

February 23, 2017 • AP BaseballComments (0)

This Sept. 25, 2016 file photo shows San Diego Padres’ Wil Myers running to score against the San Francisco Giants during the seventh inning of a baseball game in San Diego. San Diego’s Wil Myers landed the biggest raise of all the hefty salary...

MLB players union head says 2020 Olympics difficult

February 23, 2017 • AP BaseballComments (0)

Executive Director of the Major League Players Association Tony Clark answers questions at a news conference Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Morry Gash) SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — The head of the Major League Baseball Players Association says it...