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Longtime Giant Pablo Sandoval still feeling fans' love

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Pablo Sandoval endeared himself to San Francisco fans while helping the Giants win World Series titles in 2010, 2012 and 2014. He continues to give to the te...

Kole Calhoun right at home in Diamondbacks' outfield

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Kole Calhoun gets to benefit from an atypical situation for a major league baseball player. The veteran outfielder from the Phoenix area lives minutes from h...

Padres counting on Pham to be part of lineup's 'heartbeat'

PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — Tommy Pham’s cleats clacked on the sidewalk as he jogged between on-field batting practice and hitting in the cage. No walking until he returned to the San Diego...

Price makes 1st spring training appearance for Dodgers

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — David Price felt a rush of nervous energy leading up to Monday. Acquired by the Dodgers last month from from Boston, he made his first spring training appearance for Los Angeles...

Belibi, No. 4 Stanford pull away from No. 24 Arizona State

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Tara VanDerveer said she didn't need to give her team any sort of pep talk after No. 4 Stanford's back-to-back conference losses, which had only happened nine times since VanDervee...

Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw Ks four in spring debut

PHOENIX (AP) — Clayton Kershaw struck out four batters without allowing a hit in his spring training debut Friday, the first step toward a possible opening day start for the Los Angeles Dodgers. ...

Puk looking sharp in return from Tommy John surgery

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — A.J. Puk is looking and feeling strong after pitching three innings in his first two spring training starts for the Oakland Athletics. Two years removed from Tommy...

Healthy again, Cubs' Souza Jr. aiming for regular OF role

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Steven Souza Jr. played in his third spring training game Wednesday, trying to make the most of an opportunity for quality playing time in the outfield for the Chicago Cubs this sea...

Angels newcomer Rendon goes 2 for 2 in spring debut

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Anthony Rendon had to laugh at the notion that he picked up right where he left off in helping the Washington Nationals win the World Series last year. Still, it was nice to leave ...

Mariners' Gonzales struggles with command in spring debut

PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — For Marco Gonzales, better that this game came in his first start of spring training and not opening day at T-Mobile Park. The Seattle Mariners left-hander gave ...

New OF Akiyama singles, tries steal in eventful Reds debut

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Shogo Akiyama gave Cincinnati Reds fans a small taste of what he can provide at the top of the batting order and in the outfield Sunday in his first spring training game with th...

Keller, Garland each score 2, power Coyotes past Lightning

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes had good reason to be lacking energy Saturday night, playing their fourth game in six days and their league-high 65th game of the season a...

Lewis hoping to power up for Mariners in first full season

PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — Kyle Lewis showed late last season that he’s ready for a regular role in the Seattle Mariners outfield, and he hopes his short time in the major leagues following a September call...

Green, Mannion lead No. 24 Wildcats past Oregon State

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona rolled past an undisciplined Oregon State squad 89-63 on Thursday night. Josh Green scored 18 points and Nico Mannion scored 12 of his 16 in the second ...

Mariners’ Haniger upbeat after offseason of surgeries

PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — It will be months, at best, before Mitch Haniger is ready to suit up and take the field for the Seattle Mariners. But after three surgeries in seven months and ...