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Former Blue Jay Brett Lawrie hopes to re-start career with Chicago White Sox

Lawrie joins former Jays Melky Cabrera and catcher Dioner Navarro and is adjusting to full-time duty at second base

MLB suspends Yankees’ Aroldis Chapman for 30 games

Cuban closer is first player penalized through league's domestic violence policy.

Yoenis Cespedes knows how to make an entrance

When the Mets slugger arrives for spring training each day, heads turn and jaws drop. It’s like he’s putting on his personal car show. Today he topped it all.

Texas Rangers sign Ian Desmond to one-year, $8 million contract

In 2014, Desmond turned down a seven-year, $107 million deal from the Nationals.

Will Rogers Centre be next on list of MLB stadiums that ban tobacco?

City councillor hopes to ban tobacco at all Toronto sports facilities, including the dome.

Where have all the good catchers gone?

Major League Baseball is dealing with a dearth of talent at the catching position. “It’s as thin as it has ever been,” said one scout.

I’ll leave money matters to my agent says Jays slugger Encarnacion

Jose Bautista and Edwin Encarnacion have contracts that will allow them to become free agents at the end of the year. But their approach is very different

Baseball bans rolling-block slides

Chase Utley collision with Ruben Tejada in 2015 playoffs might have been tipping point.

Blue Jays will go elsewhere if hosts don’t upgrade: Griffin

Jays' president Mark Shapiro says the club’s current situation is charming, but charm isn’t going to bring them the wins.

What happens now with Jose Bautista?

An explainer on the biggest story from the Blue Jays’ first week of spring training.

Ex-Blue Jay Jose Reyes put on paid leave pending criminal proceedings

The Colorado Rockies shortstop is the first player to be impacted by the MLB's new domestic violence policy. Reyes was arrested in October following an argument with his wife.

Nationals’ Ryan Zimmerman slams report he took PEDs

Washington first baseman implicated in doping scandal aired by Al-Jazeera America in December suing television station for defamation.

Rob Manfred nearing decision on MLB domestic abuse cases

Former Blue Jay Jose Reyes allegedly assaulted his wife in a Hawaii hotel over Halloween.

Marlins excited to have Barry Bonds as hitting coach

Former seven-time National League MVP looks forward to mentoring likes of Giancarlo Stanton, Dee Gordon and crew when spring training opens this week.

A little unsolicited advice before the baseball season begins

You earned your contract, David Price, but now comes the heavy lifting.

MLB hits New York Mets pitcher Jenrry Mejia with lifetime ban for doping

Mejia became the first player to receive a lifetime ban under Major League Baseball’s drug agreement after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance for the third time.

Mat Latos inks one-year deal with White Sox

Veteran starter had back-to-back 14-win seasons with Cincinnati in 2012 and 2013.

Baseball says no tanks to scramble for No. 1: Griffin

The baseball draft is still too much of a crap shoot for teams to think they can get a franchise player with the first pick.

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