• Kelly feeling 'very fortunate' to be back with Twins

    Updated: 20 hr ago

    FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Tom Kelly still has a lot to teach the Minnesota Twins. He wasn't about to let a health scare keep him from returning to spring training. Kelly arrived Thursday at the team's facility, ready to resume work as a guest instructor five months after a minor...

  • MLB's oldest player can't relate to today's youth

    The Associated Press
    Updated: 20 hr ago

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — When Rockies closer LaTroy Hawkins was drafted in 1991, Colorado Gold Glove third baseman Nolan Arenado was two months old. Right-hander Eddie Butler was also still in diapers. "It's crazy," Butler said. "The guy's got a career that's lasted my life span." Now...

  • AP source: K-Rod, Brewers agree to $13M, 2-year deal

    Updated: 20 hr ago

    PHOENIX (AP) — Francisco Rodriguez will be jogging out of the bullpen again for the Milwaukee Brewers. The closer and the Brewers agreed Thursday to a $13 million, two-year contract, a deal subject to the successful completion of a physical. "One of the things we focused on was the...

  • Cardinals re-sign OT Sowell, sign CB Damond Smith

    Updated: 21 hr ago

    TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals have re-signed tackle Bradley Sowell and signed free agent cornerback Damond Smith. Both are on one-year contracts. Sowell played in all 16 games last season on special teams and as a backup offensive lineman. The Cardinals claimed him off...

  • MLB's oldest player can't relate to today's youth

    Updated: 21 hr ago

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — When Rockies closer LaTroy Hawkins was drafted in 1991, Colorado Gold Glove third baseman Nolan Arenado was two months old. Right-hander Eddie Butler was also still in diapers. "It's crazy," Butler said. "The guy's got a career that's lasted my life span."...

  • No word on possible MLB discipline for Angels star Hamilton

    Updated: 21 hr ago

    TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Los Angeles Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton was on the minds of his teammates Thursday, a day after he was in New York to meet with Major League Baseball officials about an unspecified disciplinary issue. The 33-year-old Hamilton has a history of drug addiction and...

  • Giants closer Casilla hit on shin during batting practice

    Updated: 21 hr ago

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — San Francisco Giants closer Santiago Casilla was hit on his left shin by a batted ball and left for X-rays during a spring training workout Thursday. Casilla was throwing batting practice to Casey McGehee when the reliever got hit. Casilla sustained a bruised...

  • LeBron not happy colleges recruiting 10-year-old son

    Updated: 21 hr ago

    As an Ohio teenage hoops sensation, LeBron James went through the craziness of being recruited by colleges across the country. Now, he's living it as a dad. And he's not enjoying it. James said there are already colleges pursuing his 10-year-old son, LeBron Jr., and the Cavaliers...

  • Marlins' Stanton faces first live pitches since being hit

    Updated: 21 hr ago

    JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton saw his first live pitches since his beaning back in September. The Miami Marlins will have to wait at least one more day to watch Stanton take his first swing. While other members of his hitting group swung freely Thursday during the Miami's...

  • Cards' Adam Wainwright diagnosed with abdominal strain

    Updated: 21 hr ago

    JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Adam Wainwright has been diagnosed with an abdominal strain but the St. Louis ace could be available to pitch the Cardinals' opener at Wrigley Field on April 5. Wainwright strained the muscle on Monday while putting a 45-pound weight back on a rack. General...

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