2023 Spring Training

Alex Young Reds
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Alex Young has Found a Home with Reds

Alex Young has found a home with the Cincinnati Reds‘ bullpen. He signed a minor league deal with them in the offseason that included an invitation to spring training. He made the Opening Day roster, and has become that crafty left-hander that has earned the confidence of manager David Bell. Once a Top Prospect Ranking […]

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Guardians' McKenzie Sidelined At Least Two Weeks
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Guardians’ McKenzie Sidelined At Least Two Weeks

GOODYEAR, AZ — Cleveland Guardians right-hander Triston McKenzie will be sidelined for at least two weeks with a strained right arm the club announced Monday. McKenzie experienced discomfort and left his start Sunday against the Cincinnati Reds after only one inning . He underwent MRI imaging and Dr. Jason Genin evaluated him Monday. Embed from […]

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Guardians Get Young Pitcher And Beat Reds, 3-2
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Guardians Get Young Pitcher And Beat Reds, 3-2

GOODYEAR, AZ — The other shoe has dropped and now it all makes more sense. The Cleveland Guardians acquired left-hander Steve Hajjar from the Cincinnati Reds on Saturday to complete the exchange of outfielders Will Benson and Justin Boyd this winter. Embed from Getty Images Then on Sunday, Amed Rosario and Johnathan Rodriguez homered for […]

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Glenn Otto
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Rangers Injury Report: Glenn Otto

Texas Rangers right-hander Glenn Otto will be shut down for three weeks, the team announced on Saturday. Otto, who recently underwent an MRI for right lat tightness, will be re-examined by Dr. Keith Meister on Monday. Even though Otto wasn’t likely to make the club’s Opening Day roster, it’s still a notable loss. Their starting […]

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Three Homers Help Guardians Rally past Cubs
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Three Homers Help Guardians Rally past Cubs

GOODYEAR, AZ — Three solo home runs and a sixth inning with four singles helped rally the Cleveland Guardians past the Chicago Cubs, 5-3, Friday night. Jose Ramirez, Josh Bell and Myles Straw went deep early. Then rookies Will Brennan and Meibrys Viloria had RBI singles to break a 3-3 tie. Zach Plesac overcame a […]

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Hayden Wesneski delivering a pitch to Geraldo Perdomo in the Cactus League game between the Cubs and Diamondbacks
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Cubs Hit Diamondbacks Bullpen Hard in Rout

Cubs 11, Diamondbacks (SS) 1 MESA, Ariz. (Mar. 23) — A four-run outburst in the seventh, followed by another one in the eighth, allowed the Chicago Cubs to run away with an 11–1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks in Cactus League action Thursday afternoon. The Pitchers — Ryne Nelson (Diamondbacks) and Hayden Wesneski (Cubs) Diamondbacks […]

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Carlos Vargas throwing a pitch for the Diamondbacks against the Angels.
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Tyler Anderson Leads Angels to Win over Diamondbacks after First Start in 12 Days

Angels (ss) 7, Diamondbacks 1 SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (Mar. 21) — Tyler Anderson scattered three hits across six scoreless innings, walking two and striking out six, as the split-squad Los Angeles Angels thumped the Arizona Diamondbacks, 7–1, on a damp Tuesday afternoon. Jo Adell went 1-for-4 with two runs scored, two RBI, and a tape-measure home […]

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Dodgers' 4-2 Win Keeps Guardians' Pitching Picture Cloudy

Dodgers’ 4-2 Win Keeps Guardians’ Pitching Picture Cloudy

GOODYEAR. AZ — The Cleveland Guardians‘ pitching picture remained somewhat clouded Tuesday in a 4-2 loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers. After a morning-long rain slowed to a drizzle, Triston McKenzie was hit hard once again. Cleveland’s long and lanky right-hander gave up four runs and six hits over 4 1/3 innings,  putting his spring […]

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