PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) -- Tim Tebow quickly got into the swing of spring training, hitting nine home runs in batting practice Monday during his first workout with the New York Mets.
When the San Diego Padres pitched a unique plan to Christian Bethancourt, he caught their drift. ''They came to me and asked me if I would agree to it,'' Bethancourt said. The 25-year-old catcher is getting regular work with the Padres pitchers…JACK THOMPSON (Associated Press)
The Chicago Cubs hope to meet with city officials in the next few months to plan a bid for the 2020 All-Star game. During a City Club of Chicago luncheon Monday, Cubs Chairman Tom Ricketts reiterated the team's desire to host the game at Wrigley…
Anthony DeSclafani was scratched from his first scheduled start of spring training because of a tender elbow, another setback for the Cincinnati Reds' top starter. Manager Bryan Price said skipping the start, scheduled for Tuesday, was more of a…GARY SCHATZ (Associated Press)
For the St. Louis Cardinals, seeing Lance Lynn back on the mound facing major league hitters was a win, no matter the results. Out of the big leagues last year while recovering from Tommy John surgery, Lynn pitched two innings Monday as a Cardinals…CHUCK KING (Associated Press)