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  • Ausmus hopeful Miggy will be ready for Opening Day

    Miguel Cabrera

    Tigers manager Brad Ausmus said Thursday that first baseman Miguel Cabrera is "on track" for Opening Day barring a setback, but he's focused on Cabrera getting healthy in due time, whether it's for the start of the season or shortly thereafter.

  • Pence out 6-8 weeks after breaking left forearm

    Hunter Pence

    Giants outfielder Hunter Pence was hit by a pitch in the sixth inning of Thursday's Cactus League game against the Cubs, suffering a non-displaced fracture of the ulna bone in his left forearm. He is expected to be out six to eight weeks.

  • Normal soreness good sign day after Werth swings bat

    Jayson Werth

    The Nationals are encouraged with the progress made by Jayson Werth, who experienced some natural soreness Thursday morning, one day after swinging a bat for the first time since right shoulder surgery in January.

  • Wainwright one step closer to return

    Adam Wainwright

    With all having gone well in a high-intensity bullpen session on Thursday, Cardinals right-hander Adam Wainwright is expected to face hitters the next time he takes the mound.

  • Red Sox cautious, but optimistic about Castillo

    Rusney Castillo

    A day of rest did wonders for Rusney Castillo. After being diagnosed with a strained left oblique on Wednesday, the Red Sox center fielder came to camp on Thursday with the injury much improved.

  • Darvish exits spring start with tightness in right triceps

    Yu Darvish

    Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish left Thursday's start against the Royals with tightness in his right triceps muscle.

  • Elbow healed, Sano returns to action

    Miguel Sano

    After missing roughly a year following Tommy John surgery on his right elbow, prospect Miguel Sano made his return to game action against the University of Minnesota on Wednesday night at Hammond Stadium.

  • Harrison not concerned about minor ankle injury

    Josh Harrison

    Josh Harrison traversed the Pirates' expansive new clubhouse Thursday morning, walking smoothly on his tightly-wrapped left ankle and smiling while fist-bumping teammates. The scene supported Harrison's assessment of having been quickly pulled out of Wednesday's game as "just as a precaution" after turning his left ankle in a first-inning play against the Blue Jays.

  • Minor scratched with left shoulder tightness

    Mike Minor

    After spending this winter concerned about Mike Minor's health, the Braves gained some encouragement as he impressed through the first two weeks of Spring Training. But the club's initial fear was realized on Tuesday when Minor's left shoulder began bothering him again.

  • Free of pain, Beltran sees good days ahead

    Carlos Beltran

    Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran points to the scar on his right elbow and attempts to find some context for a frustrating 2014 season.