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Report: Mets pick Gee over Montero for final rotation spot
by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(9:48 am ET) The Mets have picked Dillon Gee over prospect Rafael Montero for the fifth spot in the rotation, sources told ESPN.com. New York went with Gee despite a late push from Montero, as the team sought a replacement for the injured Zack Wheeler, who is out for the season due to Tommy John surgery.

Gee was the Mets' Opening Day starter in 2014. He was headed for a bullpen role before Wheeler hurt his elbow this spring. Gee will likely make his first start of the season April 10 against the Braves.

Even though Gee will open the season in the rotation, sources told ESPN.com the Mets still might look to trade him early in the season.

Montero will likely open the season in the Mets bullpen.


Astros' Oberholtzer, Fields, Peacock will start season on DL
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(9:46 am ET) The Astros announced that Brett Oberholtzer, Josh Fields and Brad Peacock will all start the season on the 15-day disabled list, according to the Houston Chronicle.

Oberholtzer  is dealing with a blister on his left index finger, while Fields is working his way back from a groin injury. Peacock, who is recovering from offseason hip surgery, will start the first game of the season at Triple-A Fresno, per MLB.com.


Phillies RF competition down to Sizemore, Danks, Francoeur
by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(9:40 am ET) With the demotion of outfielder Brian Bogusevic to the minors Wednesday, the competition to be the Phillies starting right fielder with Domonic Brown sidelined is down to Jordan Danks, Jeff Francoeur and Grady Sizemore, per The News Journal.

Asher Wojciechowski will start Astros' third game of season
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(9:38 am ET) Astros pitcher Asher Wojciechowski told reporters he will start the third game of the season on April 9 against the Indians, his big-league debut, according to the Houston Chronicle.

"It was just a great blessing," Wojciechowski said.

Wojciechowski went 4-4 with a 4.74 ERA, a 1.45 WHIP and 59:21 K:BB ratio over 76 innings at Triple-A last season. This spring, he has registered a 1.08 ERA and 0.96 WHIP over 16 2/3 innings.


Phillies reassign Bogusevic, outright Aumont, Gonzalez to Triple-A
by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(9:36 am ET) The Phillies announced Wednesday they reassigned outfielder Brian Bogusevic to minor-league camp. They also outrighted pitchers Phillippe Aumont and Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez to Triple-A Lehigh Valley.

Jake Marisnick, Jonathan Villar, Will Harris crack Astros' roster
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(9:33 am ET) Astros outfielder Jake Marisnick, utility man Jonathan Villar and pitcher Will Harris have all been informed they will break camp with the big-league club, according to the Houston Chronicle.

It will be the first time Marisnick has cracked the Opening Day roster. The 24-year-old hit .306/.395/.500 this spring and is a candidate to play regularly at center field.

"It's going to feel like Christmas," Marisnick said.

Villar, 23, batted .209 during his second season in the majors in 2014. This spring, he slashed .256/.356/.436 over 39 at-bats.

"He's made some of the most spectacular plays of the spring, both in the outfield and in the infield," general manager Jeff Luhnow said of Villar. "It's a great story."

Harris, 30, will join Houston's bullpen this season after posting a 4.34 ERA last season with the Diamondbacks. He registered a 2.45 ERA, a 1.18 WHIP and 5:2 K:BB ratio over 11 innings this spring.


Phillies RP Ken Giles back injury isn't serious, but unsure of return
by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(9:32 am ET) Phillies reliever Ken Giles met with the doctor after leaving Tuesday's spring game with a back injury, per MLB.com. While Giles said the injury isn't serious, he doesn't know if he will be back pitching immediately.

Nationals release Frandsen, reassign Gwynn to minors
by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(9:28 am ET) The Nationals announced Wednesday they released infielder/outfielder Kevin Frandsen. They also reassigned outfielder Tony Gwynn Jr. to minor-league camp.

Marlins RP Aaron Crow likely headed for Tommy John surgery
by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(9:25 am ET) Marlins reliever Aaron Crow delivered some bad news Wednesday, as he told reporters he expects to undergo season-ending Tommy John surgery, per The Miami Herald. Although, Crow will seek a second opinion, he is not expecting the outlook to change.

"The last time I pitched was Saturday. I felt fine then, but came in the next day and it was really sore and it was painful to throw," Crow said. "[Surgery is] definitely not what I wanted to hear."

With Crow expected to land on the disabled list, Sam Dyson will likely take his spot in the bullpen.

Crow, who is in his first year with the Marlins following a November trade with the Royals, posted a 2.25 ERA in seven spring appearances. He had nine strikeouts in eight innings.

"It sucks," Crow said. "It kind of makes it worse coming over here and before I even got a chance to help the team out I get hurt and never have an opportunity this year."


Astros send Singleton, Chapman to Triple-A; DFA Alex Presley
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(9:21 am ET) The Astros have optioned first baseman Jon Singleton and left-hander Kevin Chapman down to Triple-A Fresno, and designated outfielder Alex Presley for assignment, according to the Houston Chronicle on Tuesday.

According to MLB.com, the Astros may try to trade Presley if they are unable to keep him. Presley, 29, slashed .212/.316/.333 with three RBI over 33 spring at-bats.

Singleton, 23, made his debut in 2014 and hit .168 over 310 at-bats in his first season in the majors. He hit .213 this spring.

"There are definitely things I need to improve on," Singleton said. "This move was necessary."

Chapman, 27, registered a 4.64 ERA in his second season in the majors last year. This spring, he posted a 2.16 ERA, a 1.44 WHIP and 10:3 K:BB ratio over 8 1/3 innings.

"I just need to just polish up a little bit," Chapman said.


 
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