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Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Anthony Rizzo, Kris Bryant, Joe Maddon and Theo Epstein meet with Pete Frates, the guy who inspired the ice bucket challenge.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch Joe Maddon discuss his thoughts on facing a knuckleball pitcher.

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Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

A look at David Price throwing a few pitches in his two-inning simulated game at Fenway Park:

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Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch Ben Zobrist talk about facing a knuckle ball pitcher. The Cubs are the only team in baseball who haven't seen one over the last 5 seasons.

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Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

David Price threw 30 pitches over two simulated innings. Next step: A light bullpen session Monday followed by a 45-pitch simulated game Thursday. It's a spring training-style progression, at this point.

Eddie Matz ESPN Senior Writer 

Ryan Zimmerman's RBI single gave the Nats a 1-0 lead over the Mets. It also gave him 25 RBI's, tied for most in the majors with teammates Bryce Harper and Daniel Murphy. Needless to say, Washington's offense is clicking.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

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ESPN Staff  

It's a good thing the Rockies are on the road against the Diamondbacks this weekend, because conditions at Coors Field are not ideal for baseball. According to the Denver Post, the area is expected to get up to 12 inches of snow by Saturday afternoon. (@Rockies/Twitter)

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Jon Jay gets a start in LF for the Cubs on Saturday as Joe Maddon has a great outfield defense in place for fly ball pitcher John Lackey. Jay has been great at the plate as well, hitting .394 with a .474 OBP in limited action. Miguel Montero catches Lackey while the Cubs face knuckleball pitcher Steve Wright.

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

David Price, throwing warmup pitches before his simulated game at Fenway Park. First time he will face hitters since Feb. 28.

Jon Sciambi @BoogSciambi

The Boston Red Sox set an MLB record for fewest SAC bunts last year with 8. This year they have zero.

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Albert Pujols' go-ahead three-run homer on Friday moved the 37-year-old into a place all his own among foreign-born players.

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There was no shortage of long balls on Friday. There were a season-high 48 home runs yesterday, including three moonshots over 450 feet.

Bucci Mane @Buccigross

Aaron Judge (NYY): 2 HRs, his first career multi-HR game; 9 HR are the most in April in Yankees history by a player 25 or younger

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The Baltimore Orioles had the perfect stroke on Friday night. Not only did they hit the two longest home runs of the evening, but Manny Machado's 466-foot shot became the longest of the young season.