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  • Harvey draws positive reviews after facing batters

    Matt Harvey

    Matt Harvey, who missed all of last season following Tommy John surgery, threw 43 pitches during two batting-practice stints on the mound, his first against live hitters since Aug. 24, 2013. And although the batters were not swinging, the assessment -- from manager Terry Collins, the players and Harvey alike -- was nothing but positive.

  • Bailey reports no issues after first throwing session

    Homer Bailey

    Reds starter Homer Bailey experienced no issues in his first bullpen session since right forearm surgery last September. Still, the club isn't counting on the veteran right-hander to be ready in time for Opening Day.

  • A-Rod gets reps at first base, preps for transition

    Alex Rodriguez

    Alex Rodriguez gave first base a whirl for the first time on Friday, fielding grounders and receiving throws on a training field behind the third-base seats of George M. Steinbrenner Field.

  • Jansen fitted for weight-bearing boot

    Kenley Jansen

    Injured Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen was fitted with a protective boot on Friday as he continues his recovery from left-foot surgery.

  • Ryu reports no back issues after playing catch

    Hyun-Jin Ryu

    Dodgers left-hander Hyun-Jin Ryu returned to the practice field on Friday and resumed throwing after missing two days with mid-back stiffness.

  • Upton to miss rest of spring with inflammation in left foot

    Melvin Upton Jr.

    After undergoing an MRI on Friday afternoon, Braves center fielder Melvin Upton Jr. learned that a left foot injury will sideline him throughout Spring Training and likely force him to spend the first few weeks of the regular season on the disabled list.

  • Gordon on track to be ready by Opening Day

    Alex Gordon

    Alex Gordon's rehab is going as scheduled, and the Royals' left fielder remains on track to be ready for Opening Day.

  • Maddon views Alcantara as jack-of-all-trades

    Arismendy Alcantara

    Ben Zobrist did everything but catch for Joe Maddon with Tampa Bay. Maddon hopes Arismendy Alcantara can be as versatile with the Cubs.

  • Waino returns to camp; hopes to throw off mound Monday

    Adam Wainwright

    Adam Wainwright returned to Cardinals camp on Friday, one day after a St. Louis-area specialist diagnosed him with an abdominal strain that should not keep him from continuing through a spring throwing program.

  • Sure-handed infielder Ellis retires at 37

    Mark Ellis

    Second baseman Mark Ellis is retiring from baseball, according to a report by the San Francisco Chronicle.