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Jayson Stark ESPN Senior Writer 

An only-spring-training trio: Miguel Cabrera, Rex Ryan & Rob Ryan. "We're here to see you hit a bomb or two," Rob told him

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch former first round pick Ian Happ discuss starting in Saturday's Cactus League opener for the Cubs.

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Charles Moynihan ESPN Producer 

The Dodgers and White Sox play later today during opening weekend of Cactus League action. Clayton Kershaw will start and is scheduled to throw an inning.

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

An embarrassment of riches in the infield: Xander Bogaerts told me he will play 3B for the Netherlands and Didi Gregorius will DH. Andrelton Simmons will be at SS. When asked who's playing second base, he said Jonathan Schoop and Jurickson Profar had to figure it out.

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Picture sent to ESPN - Yankees prospects dinner, hosted by instructor Alex Rodríguez: (L to R) – Clint Frazier, Rob Refsnyder, Aaron Judge, Jorge Mateo, [A-Rod], Miguel Andújar, Gleyber Torres, Tyler Wade, Dustin Fowler, and Gary Sánchez

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

Mets OF Michael Conforto took fast track to majors in 2015, like Red Sox's Andrew Benintendi in 2016, then struggled to .725 OPS and brief demotion last year. His advice to Benintendi: "I fell into pitchers' gameplan as opposed to executing my gameplan. Just focus on your strengths. Go out and do what you do."

ESPN Stats and Information  

Aaron Judge's fifth-inning home run Friday against the Phillies was calculated at 449 feet. Judge hit the longest home run by a New York Yankees player last season -- a 457 footer on the fourth pitch he saw in his August debut.

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

Hanley Ramirez, who was only batting in seventh inning of Grapefruit League opener to get more at-bats before World Baseball Classic, saves Red Sox from potential no-hitter with leadoff double.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch Joe Maddon discuss mental v physical mistakes starting with A.Rizzo misplaying a ball during a relay competition on Friday. He did the same last spring but went on to win the Gold and Platinum gloves.

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Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Javy Baez shows off his World Series tattoo which was completed on Thursday night: "They can't take away the World Series we won nor this tattoo," he said.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Javy Baez is borrowing this Polaris Slingshot until his car arrives at Cubs camp. He says it's too cold to drive in the mornings right now in Az. but he likes it nonetheless.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Sight seen at Cubs rally in Mesa

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

The Maddon family hanging out with a certain trophy,

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Joe Maddon on Pedro Strop contract extension: "He's a perfect fit for us."