Second base issues in Toronto 

April, 15, 2014
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Thanks to a misplaced step by Maicer Izturis, Ryan Goins will get a chance to prove he can be the Blue Jays’ regular second baseman.

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Did Dozier's price just go up? 

April, 15, 2014
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The San Diego Padres became the latest team to lock up a player with a high ceiling but relatively low service time, agreeing Monday to a five-year, $35 million extension with second baseman Jedd Gyorko.

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How Braves make room for Minor 

April, 15, 2014
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The Atlanta Braves continue to receive encouraging news on Mike Minor, who threw five scoreless innings in his third minor league rehab start Sunday and is scheduled to rejoin the rotation sometime next week.

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Archie Bradley's timetable 

April, 15, 2014
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Clubs have plenty of financial incentives to keep top prospects in the minor leagues as long as possible. That doesn't mean agents have to like it.

Jay Franklin, the representative for Diamondbacks pitching prospect Archie Bradley, told Ken Rosenthal of FoxSports.com that GM Kevin Towers is keeping his client in the minors due to service-time considerations. The D-backs can delay Bradley’s free agency for a year by keeping him in the minors until late April. If they keep him down until late May or early June, the club can avoid another year of arbitration eligibility.

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The Cleveland Indians need to clear a roster spot to make room for outfielder Michael Bourn, who is expected to come off the disabled list in time for Tuesday’s contest in Detroit.

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Prior to Monday’s game in Arizona, New York Mets manager Terry Collins discussed the juggling game he would perform when outfielder Chris Young comes off the disabled list later this week. But surplus quickly became shortage when Juan Lagares and Curtis Granderson were injured in a 7-3 win over the D-backs.

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Big Apple interest in Hanrahan 

April, 15, 2014
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Free agent closer Joel Hanrahan is working his way back from Tommy John surgery and is ready to demonstrate his progress. Could the Big Apple teams emerge as serious suitors?

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Playing it safe with Kazmir 

April, 14, 2014
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Scott Kazmir insists he will make his next start after pitching six scoreless innings against the Mariners Sunday, but the Oakland Athletics have every reason to be cautious.

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Rotation issues in Tampa Bay 

April, 14, 2014
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Tampa Bay Rays' manager Joe Maddon needs to juggle his rotation again after right-hander Alex Cobb was placed on the 15-day disabled list Sunday with a left oblique strain.

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Could the Yankees pursue Drew? 

April, 14, 2014
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The New York Yankees entered the season with questionable infield depth, and that was before Mark Teixeira landed on the disabled list, Derek Jeter saw his injured quad act up and Brian Roberts experienced some back discomfort.

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A season if high expectations has started slowly for the Kansas City Royals, who were swept by Minnesota in a three-game series over the weekend to fall into last place in the AL Central with a 4-7 record.

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Another chance for Morales? 

April, 14, 2014
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The Colorado Rockies have a decision to make in their rotation after left-hander Brett Anderson suffered a broken left index finger Saturday that will sideline him for four to six weeks.

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Filling in for Pedroia 

April, 14, 2014
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The Boston Red Sox will be holding their collective breath as they await word on the status of Dustin Pedroia, who will have his left wrist examined Monday in Boston.

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Happ's return not happening yet? 

April, 13, 2014
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Pitcher J.A. Happ of the Toronto Blue Jays is just about ready to return to the major leagues after making two minor-league rehab starts following a stint on the disabled list due to a lower back problem. However, the timing of Happ's recovery doesn't appear to work for the Blue Jays.

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Hamels close to return? 

April, 13, 2014
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The Philadelphia Phillies saw starter A.J. Burnett leave his Friday start early with what the team is calling "groin soreness" and, as ESPN.com's Jayson Stark reports, manager Ryne Sandberg "said it was too early to tell if Burnett would be able to make his next start, which would be Wednesday against Atlanta."

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