Cardinals pick Martinez to pitch April 2 opener vs Cubs
St. Louis Cardinals

Cardinals pick Martinez to pitch April 2 opener vs Cubs

The St. Louis Cardinals have picked Carlos Martinez to start their April 2 opener against the World Series champion Chicago Cubs

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Chicago White Sox

White Sox, SS Tim Anderson agree to $25M, 6-year contract

The rebuilding Chicago White Sox and promising shortstop Tim Anderson have agreed to a $25 million, six-year contract

Kansas City Royals

Righty Nathan Karns wins final slot in Royals' rotation

Nathan Karns has won the crowded competition for the lone vacancy in the Kansas City Royals' rotation, getting the nod from manager Ned Yost

Chicago White Sox

White Sox lefty Rodon solid in first start against Angels

Carlos Rodon finally got on the field, and the Chicago White Sox left-hander already seems in solid form

Kansas City Royals

Moylan pitches well again, bidding for KC bullpen job

Kansas City Royals reliever Peter Moylan was glad when the game this weekend went into extra innings. It gave him a chance to pitch.

St. Louis Cardinals

Left field a possibility for Cardinals first baseman Adams

St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Matt Adams is getting a bit of practice in the outfield this spring

Schwarber welcomes White Sox lefty Holland to Cubs' rivalry
Chicago White Sox

Schwarber welcomes White Sox lefty Holland to Cubs' rivalry

Kyle Schwarber welcomed Derek Holland to the Chicago rivalry with a three-run homer while the Cubs beat the White Sox 7-3

St. Louis Cardinals

Cardinals outfielder Pham leaves after headfirst slide

St. Louis Cardinals center fielder Tommy Pham has left a spring training game after jarring himself on a headfirst slide. Pham was thrown out trying to steal second base Friday against the New York Mets

Kansas City Royals

Royals option trio of top prospects to minor leagues

The Royals have optioned three of their top prospects, infielder Hunter Dozier and outfielders Jorge Bonifacio and Bubba Starling, to Triple-A Omaha as they begin paring their roster

Kansas City Royals

Salvador Perez should be ready for Royals' season opener

All-Star catcher Salvador Perez should be ready for the Kansas City Royals' season opener after being hurt in a collision at the World Baseball Classic