PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) -- Zack Wheeler has earned a spot in the New York Mets' rotation after missing two years while recovering from Tommy John surgery, and Robert Gsellman will begin the season as the team's No. 5 starter in place of the…BILL WHITEHEAD (Associated Press)
Ian Kennedy has never had a spring training like this. The Kansas City Royals broke camp with Kennedy not allowing a run in 17 1/3 innings in four Cactus League starts. ''I've always given up runs,'' Kennedy said.
Aaron Judge has won the New York Yankees' right field job and Luis Severino has earned the fourth spot in the starting rotation. Yankees manager Joe Girardi said Thursday that Aaron Hicks will be the fourth outfielder. ''That was a very tough…MARK DIDTLER (Associated Press)
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. (AP) -- The Minnesota Twins have made slugger ByungHo Park one of their final roster cuts despite a strong performance at the plate throughout spring training.
Blake Treinen will begin the season as the closer for the Washington Nationals, even though he has only one big league save. After Washington went a winter without landing a ninth-inning man and a spring training trying to figure out who would earn…