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Mid-spring Snapshot: Farm report for all 30 teams

Mid-spring Snapshot: Farm report for all 30 teams

Sports Xchange

March 22 Here is a mid-spring farm report for each team as determined by The Sports Xchange's national network of baseball correspondents. FULL STORY

Mid-spring Buzz: Spring surprises for all 30 teams

Mid-spring Buzz: Spring surprises for all 30 teams

Sports Xchange

March 22 Outfielder Jose Martinez appears to have a good chance at sticking on his first Opening Night roster. Martinez is batting .400 this spring with four homers and 13 RBI, adding nine walks for an on-base percentage of .510. FULL STORY

MLB Recaps: Gonzalez helps Nats beat Braves

MLB Recaps: Gonzalez helps Nats beat Braves

Sports Xchange

March 21 Washington Nationals starter Gio Gonzalez lowered his Grapefruit League ERA to 1.10 to help the Nationals beat the Atlanta Braves 3-1 in a spring-training game Tuesday in West Palm Beach, Fla. FULL STORY

Mid-Spring Snapshot: Key question for all 30 teams

Mid-Spring Snapshot: Key question for all 30 teams

Sports Xchange

March 21 Here is a look at the biggest unanswered question of spring training for each team, as determined by The Sports Xchange's national network of baseball correspondents. FULL STORY

MLB Recaps: Rays shut down Phillies in win

MLB Recaps: Rays shut down Phillies in win

Sports Xchange

March 19 Corey Dickerson clouted a solo homer and four Tampa Bay Rays pitchers took a no-hitter into the eighth inning Sunday in an 8-0 shutout of the Philadelphia Phillies in Port Charlotte, Fla. Steven Souza went 2-for-3 with a double FULL STORY

Nationals ace Scherzer (finger) could miss opener

Nationals ace Scherzer (finger) could miss opener

Sports Xchange

March 16 Reigning National League Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer likely will miss the Washington Nationals' season opener because of a stress fracture in his right ring finger, manager Dusty Baker said on Thursday. FULL STORY

USA blanks Canada, advances in WBC

USA blanks Canada, advances in WBC

Sports Xchange

March 13 Five American pitchers combined to throw a four-hit shutout as the United States earned a berth in the second round of the World Baseball Classic with an 8-0 victory over Canada on Sunday night in Miami. FULL STORY

MLB Notes: Royals' Perez avoids serious knee injury

MLB Notes: Royals' Perez avoids serious knee injury

Sports Xchange

March 12 Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez apparently avoided a serious injury to his left knee when an MRI exam performed Sunday displayed no structural damage. FULL STORY

MLB Recaps: Taylor's bomb pushes Nats over Astros

MLB Recaps: Taylor's bomb pushes Nats over Astros

Sports Xchange

February 28 Michael Taylor's ninth-inning homer sent the Washington Nationals to a 4-3 victory over the Houston Astros on Tuesday in an exhibition game in West Palm Beach, Fla. FULL STORY