Kary Booher

Melville Patiently Waiting

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SURPRISE, Ariz. — You’d think that Tim Melville would just be ho-hum about his first spring training in Royals camp, that he would just go about his business quietly, do […]

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Royals Notebook: Hayenga Almost Ready

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SURPRISE, Ariz. — Who’d ever thought that talking about landing correctly on your lead toe or eliminating the bouncing hands ahead of your delivery would be all that exciting? Seriously, […]

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Giants’ Pichardo Suspended

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Kelvin Pichardo, who was added to the Giants’ 40-man roster over the winter, will open the season on the restricted list. Major League Baseball on Monday slapped the 23-year-old Dominican […]

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Royals’ Dyson Supsended

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Jarrod Dyson became the second Royals minor league in less than a month to be handed a 50-game drug-related suspension. The Commissioner’s office on Saturday slapped Dyson with a 50-game […]

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MLB Suspends Marlins DSL Righthander

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Marlins righthander Pascual Arias, who pitched in the Dominican Summer League last season, has been slapped with a 50-game suspension after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance, the Commissioner’s office […]

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Now’s The Time

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He has yo-yoed back and forth from the majors the past three seasons, his itinerary perhaps crazy to any easy-going 8-to-5'er but all too common within the framework of baseball. Kendry Morales understands the methodical drill all so well: Toil at Triple-A Salt Lake and, when summoned by the Angels, catch a last-minute, Los Angeles-bound flight and spot up when called upon before heeding orders to return to the farm.

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Winter Notes: Puerto Rican League

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As mentioned, the Puerto Rican League was full of more veterans than prospects in its return, but it still had plenty of storylines.. Consider: IAN KENNEDY, RHP, YANKEES Kennedy had […]

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