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FILE - In this June 25, 2018, file photo, Detroit Tigers first overall pick Casey Mize, center, stands with Tigers scout Justin Henry, left, and Scott Pleis, director of amateur scouting, during a news conference where he was introduced to the media, in Detroit. Mize was the No. 1 pick in the 2018 draft. He's one of two pitchers headlining Detroit's rebuilding process. The Tigers held their first workout for pitchers and catchers Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020 and while only the most optimistic Detroit fan would predict a great season in 2020, there are finally some signs of promise. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)

Young pitchers form the core of Detroit's rebuild

Feb. 12, 2020 6:01 PM EST

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Casey Mize was the No. 1 pick in the 2018 amateur draft, and Matt Manning was a first-round selection two years earlier. Those two pitchers are the headliners of Detroit's rebuilding process — and they aren't the only Tigers prospects worth paying attention to this year....

New Mets manager Luis Rojas expects his team to contend

Feb. 11, 2020 6:25 PM EST

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) — New Mets manager Luis Rojas set his standards right away. "We expect to be a contender," he said Tuesday during his first spring training news conference. "We know how all the teams are. We're going to be in a tough division and play some tough teams on our schedule. We have a...

FILE - In this Sept. 25, 2019, file photo, New York Mets starting pitcher Jacob deGrom throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins in New York. The right hander is coming off his second consecutive Cy Young Award(AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

After winter of instability, rising Mets gear up for spring

Feb. 7, 2020 3:16 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s been a bizarre and unstable offseason for the New York Mets — even by their standards. They dumped two different managers, cut Yoenis Céspedes’ salary, and ownership took a swing at selling a controlling share of the franchise before the proposed deal...

FILE - In this Nov. 2, 2019, file photo, Washington Nationals left fielder Juan Soto, center, celebrates with teammates during a rally following a parade to celebrate the team's World Series baseball championship over Houston Astros in Washington. The Nationals head to spring training with mostly the same squad that won the World Series. They are counting again on being led by a star-studded rotation featuring Max Scherzer and Stephen Strasburg, along with slugger Soto. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File)

NL East teams at the start of spring training

Feb. 7, 2020 12:23 PM EST

A team-by-team look at the National League East entering spring training, including key players each club acquired and lost, and dates of the first workout for pitchers and catchers, and the full squad: ___ Atlanta Braves Manager: Brian Snitker (fifth season). 2019: 97-65, first place, lost to Cardinals in...

FILE - In this Aug. 3, 2019, file photo, New York Yankees' Edwin Encarnacion is helped by trainer Steve Donohue after being hit by a pitch thrown by Boston Red Sox's Josh Smith during the eighth inning of a baseball game in New York. Encarnacion suffered a broken right wrist. Donahue has been promoted to the newly created role of director of medical services for the Yankees. The 63-year-old, starting his 42nd year with the team, had been head athletic trainer for eight seasons after working from 1986-2011 as assistant athletic trainer to Gene Monahan. (AP Photo/Michael Owens, File)

Yankees overhaul training staff after setting injury record

Jan. 14, 2020 11:20 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Eric Cressey thinks some injuries can be prevented. After a season in which medical updates overshadowed scouting reports, the New York Yankees hope so. Cressey was hired by the Yankees in the new role of director of player health and performance, a move made after New York had 30 players...

FILE - In this Sept. 24, 2019, file photo, New York Mets starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard winds up during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Miami Marlins in New York. Right-hander Syndergaard has agreed to a $9.7 million, one-year deal with the Mets to avoid salary arbitration. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

Mets, Syndergaard agree to $9.7 million salary for 2020

Jan. 10, 2020 10:48 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Noah Syndergaard agreed to a $9.7 million, one-year contract Friday as the New York Mets reached deals with all nine of their players who were eligible for arbitration. Syndergaard is coming off a fairly disappointing 2019 season. He went 10-8 with a 4.28 ERA and 202 strikeouts in 197 2/3...