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Feb 20

Many Orioles Players Return To Improve Last Years Losing Season

Many Orioles Players Return To Improve Last Years Losing Season As the O’s get ready for day two of full squad workouts, so far, we’re seeing a familiar team.

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Feb 20

Alex Presley, Orioles Agree To Minor League Contract

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Alex Presley and the Baltimore Orioles have agreed to a minor league contract, and the outfielder will report to major league spring training. The 32-year-old has a .263 average in eight seasons with Pittsburgh, Minnesota, Houston…

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Feb 20

Detroit’s Martinez Realistic Entering Contract’s Last Season

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — At age 39 — and fresh off a heart problem that cut his 2017 season short — Victor Martinez is grateful for the career he’s had. He’s also realistic about the future. “I wish I can tell you that I feel right now like I felt when I came into the big leagues,” the Detroit designated

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Feb 20

MLB Imposes Stricter Mound Limits, Defers On Pitch Clocks

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball has imposed stricter limits on mound visits by players in an effort to speed games but decided against 20-second pitch clocks for 2018. After more than a year of negotiations, the Major League Baseball Players Asso…

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Feb 20

AP Source: Nats, Benoit Agree In Principle For $1M, 1 Year

Joaquin Benoit and the Washington Nationals have agreed in principle to a major league contract that will pay the 40-year-old reliever $1 million for the 2018 season, according to a person with knowledge of the deal. The person told The Associated Pres…

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Feb 20

Bernstein: MLB Pace-Of-Play Moves Still Treating Symptoms

(670 The Score) ​Baseball is doing what it thinks it can to shorten the overall length of games, but it still can’t do anything about the fundamental issue that most affects the on-field product. The sport understands that it’s getting to a crossroads with an aging fan base, needing to capture

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Feb 20

Coleman: Mets’ Cespedes Turns To Yoga, Sets Sights Again On MVP

Yoenis Cespedes has a goal: to get back to the MVP-type season he promised last year but fell way short of because of hamstring injuries. The Mets slugger played half a season — 81 games — in 2017 and had just 291 at-bats. He bulked up over that winter…

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Feb 20

Blackhawks Ban Fans: ‘Racist Comments Not Tolerated’

Blackhawks Ban Fans: ‘Racist Comments Not Tolerated’ A group of Chicago Blackhawks fans who shouted racist taunts at a Washington Capitals player have been banned from attending games at the United Center. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.

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Feb 19

MLB Imposes Stricter Mound Limits, Defers On Pitch Clocks

MLB Imposes Stricter Mound Limits, Defers On Pitch Clocks Major League Baseball is imposing stricter limits on mound visits in an effort to speed games but decided against 20-second pitch clocks for 2018.

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Feb 19

Tim Tebow On Mets’ Spring Training Roster

Tim Tebow On Mets’ Spring Training Roster After spending 2017 in the minor leagues, Tim Tebow is part of the NY Met’s spring training roster at Port St. Lucie in Florida. CBS2’s Chris Wragge reports.

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Feb 19

Team LeBron Edges Team Steph In All-Star Game

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James and Kevin Durant swarmed all over Stephen Curry in the final seconds, preventing the NBA’s best shooter from finding even a patch of open air to launch a tying 3-pointer. Defense? In an All-Star Game? That was just one of the many exciting surprises created by a big

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Feb 19

Austin Dillon Takes No. 3 Back To Victory Lane At Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The No. 3 is No. 1 again at Daytona, on a day, in a race and at a place forever linked with the great Dale Earnhardt. Austin Dillon won the Daytona 500 on Sunday night driving the iconic No. 3 Chevrolet that Earnhardt piloted…

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Feb 19

Austin Dillon Takes No. 3 Back To Victory Lane At Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The No. 3 is No. 1 again at Daytona, on a day, in a race and at a place forever linked with the great Dale Earnhardt. Austin Dillon won the Daytona 500 on Sunday night driving the iconic No. 3 Chevrolet that Earnhardt piloted…

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Feb 19

Mazz: Dave Dombrowski ‘Whiffed’ On Red Sox’ Offseason

BOSTON (CBS) — Spring training is in full swing down in Fort Myers for the Boston Red Sox, and with that comes the optimism that accompanies every team around this time of year. Unless, of course, you’re Tony Massarotti. The 98.5 The Sports Hub host joined Steve Burton and Dan Roche on Sports Final

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Feb 19

WATCH: Michael Spencer Talks Rockies With Thomas Harding

WATCH: Michael Spencer Talks Rockies With Thomas Harding Michael Spencer talks with Thomas Harding as the Colorado Rockies prepare for the 2018 season in Scottsdale, Arizona.

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Feb 19

Buck Showalter: Orioles Need ‘Redefinition Of Expectations’ After Last Season

Buck Showalter: Orioles Need ‘Redefinition Of Expectations’ After Last Season Mark Viviano is in Sarasota, Florida, for Orioles spring training, where Manager Buck Showalter says there’s a lot of ground to make up for after the previous season.

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