Darvish feeling strong in rehab, eager to rejoin Rangers

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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Yu Darvish says he feels stronger than he did before elbow surgery last spring and plans to be back on the mound for the Texas Rangers by mid-May or early June....

RHP Mat Latos agrees to $3M, 1-year deal with White Sox
CHICAGO (AP) -- Mat Latos agreed Tuesday to a $3 million, one-year contract with the Chicago White Sox, giving manager Robin Ventura another option for the back end of his rotation....

Skip Schumaker and Padres agree to minor league contract

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SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Skip Schumaker has agreed to a minor league contract with the San Diego Padres and will be invited to big league spring training....

Astros beat Castro in arbitration, catcher gets $5 million

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PHOENIX (AP) -- Houston Astros catcher Jason Castro became the first player to lose in salary arbitration this year....

AP source: Donaldson, Blue Jays nearing $28.65M, 2-year deal

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NEW YORK (AP) -- AL MVP Josh Donaldson and the Toronto Blue Jays are nearing agreement on a $28.65 million, two-year contract, according to a person familiar with the negotiations....

Clippard, Diamondbacks agree to $12.25M, 2-year contract

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PHOENIX (AP) -- Reliever Tyler Clippard agreed Monday to a $12.25 million, two-year contract with the Arizona Diamondbacks, who also settled their arbitration case with A.J. Pollock by giving the All-Star outfielder a $10.25 million, two-year deal....

MLB player Delmon Young charged with attacking attendant

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MIAMI (AP) -- Free agent outfielder Delmon Young was arrested after he choked and threatened a parking attendant at a Miami hotel Sunday night, police said....

Top Cuban player slips away with brother to join US majors

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SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) -- Star Cuban infielder Yulieski Gourriel and his younger brother slipped away from their hotel in the Dominican Republic early Monday in an apparent effort to launch careers in Major League Baseball....

Mexico wins Caribbean Series with HR in 9th inning

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SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) -- Jorge Vazquez hit a home run to lead off the bottom of the ninth inning Sunday, lifting Mexico's Mazatlan Venados to a 5-4 comeback victory over Venezuela's Aragua Tigres for the Caribbean Series championship....

Jesse Chavez beats Blue Jays in arbitration, awarded $4M

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PHOENIX (AP) -- Pitcher Jesse Chavez defeated the Toronto Blue Jays in salary arbitration, improving players to 3-0 this year in cases that went to hearings....