Monthly Archives: March 2012

Pujols’ homer backs strong start from Richards – MLB.com

Globe and Mail Pujols' homer backs strong start from RichardsMLB.comBy Carrie Muskat / MLB.com | 03/31/12 7:05 PM ET MESA, Ariz. — Albert Pujols belted his sixth spring home run for the Angels, but the Cubs scored the equalizing run

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Major League Baseball not getting old for Jamie Moyer, 49 – Herald and News

FOXSports.com Major League Baseball not getting old for Jamie Moyer, 49Herald and NewsAP photo Jamie Moyer, at 49 years old and entering his 25th major league season, has earned a spot in the Colorado Rockies' rotation and will start the

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Tunnel vision keeps Verlander focused – MLB.com

Tunnel vision keeps Verlander focusedMLB.comBy Richard Justice | MLB.com Columnist | Archive 03/31/12 4:47 PM ET LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — When Tigers manager Jim Leyland begins listing the things he loves about Justin Verlander, he does not mention a

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Outfielder Jackson signs Minor League deal – MLB.com

Outfielder Jackson signs Minor League dealMLB.comBy Scott Merkin / MLB.com | 03/31/12 8:30 PM ET GLENDALE, Ariz. — Conor Jackson signed a Minor League deal with the White Sox on Saturday and was assigned to Triple-A Charlotte. The right-handed-hitting outfielder

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Cubs hope video system helps RISP woes – MLB.com

Cubs hope video system helps RISP woesMLB.comBy Carrie Muskat / MLB.com | 03/31/12 4:40 PM ET MESA, Ariz. — The Cubs are hoping an advanced video system will help better prepare players for situations when there are runners on base.

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Hosmer running away with spring RBI lead – MLB.com

Hosmer running away with spring RBI leadMLB.comBy Dick Kaegel / MLB.com | 03/31/12 9:30 PM ET SURPRISE, Ariz. — Eric Hosmer got his 29th RBI in 25 spring games for the Royals in Saturday's 10-3 loss to the D-backs, and

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Kershaw dissatisfied with final tuneup – MLB.com

Kershaw dissatisfied with final tuneupMLB.comBy Ken Gurnick / MLB.com | 03/31/12 10:00 PM ET SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Clayton Kershaw has a Cy Young Award, a $19 million contract and the demeanor of an ace with the weight of his team's

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Healthy Helton heating up down the stretch – MLB.com

Healthy Helton heating up down the stretchMLB.comBy Thomas Harding / MLB.com | 03/31/12 9:25 PM ET GLENDALE, Ariz. — Rockies first baseman Todd Helton hopes he is heating up at the right time. With two hits during Friday night's 5-3

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D-backs prospect, Angels veteran learn from each other – MLB.com

D-backs prospect, Angels veteran learn from each otherMLB.comBy Steve Gilbert / MLB.com | 03/31/12 6:00 PM ET SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Last spring, Angels veteran left-hander CJ Wilson came across an ESPN The Magazine story about UCLA right-hander Trevor Bauer and

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Hamilton explains groin tightness to manager – MLB.com

Hamilton explains groin tightness to managerMLB.comBy TR Sullivan / MLB.com | 03/31/12 10:31 PM ET SURPRISE, Ariz. — Outfielder Josh Hamilton met with manager Ron Washington on Saturday afternoon to discuss his tight groin muscle. Hamilton started in center field

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