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Mets give retention bonuses to 6, assuring depth

Mar. 23, 2019 1:52 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Mets said they'll give $100,000 retention bonuses to six players at spring training with minor league contracts, assuring depth by keeping outfielders Carlos Gomez, Rajai Davis and Gregor Blanco, left-hander Hector Santiago, catcher Devin Mesoraco and shortstop Adeiny...

Padres' Tatis, Royals' Mondesi on parallel paths to stardom

Mar. 5, 2019 4:44 PM EST

PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — San Diego Padres prospect Fernando Tatis Jr. and Kansas City Royals counterpart Adalberto Mondesi have never met, even though their life stories suggest a cup of coffee is long overdue. They would certainly have a lot to talk about. Each of their clubs is counting on their dynamic...