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MLB teams wear hats to honor high school shooting victims

Spring training got off to a solemn start as MLB teams wore hats to honor Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, where 17 people were fatally shot nine days ago. Stoneman Douglas baseball coach Todd Fitz-Gerald and his two sons were guests of the Houston Astros for their spring Read more

Russell Wilson to show up at Yankees camp Monday

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson will be joining the New York Yankees at their spring training camp in Tampa, Florida, on Monday, he said Thursday on his Instagram account. He will be there for six days, leaving March 3, the day the Yankees play the Boston Red Sox in Fort Myers, a source Read more

Bryce Harper says his focus is on 2018

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. Bryce Harper isn't talking about the future. On Monday afternoon, Harper addressed reporters for the first time this spring training and refused to discuss anything beyond the upcoming season. "I will not be discussing anything relative to 2019 at all," said Harper, wearing a Read more

Marlins fire man who plays team's mascot, Billy the Marlin

MIAMI -- The latest person to be engulfed in the sweeping personnel changes with the Miami Marlins is the man who plays the team's mascot. News outlets report that John DeCicco, who has appeared as Billy the Marlin at home games for more than a decade, was fired this week. The team confirmed the Read more