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    Mets RP Vic Black could be ready in time for Opening Day
    by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
    (3:08 pm ET) Mets pitching coach Dan Warthen said reliever Vic Black is "right on the cusp" of being ready for Opening Day, per NJ.com. Black has been sidelined since mid-March with a shoulder injury.

    Rays' Cash: Drew Smyly 'all good' after bullpen session on Thursday
    by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
    (3:04 pm ET) Rays starting pitcher Drew Smyly completed a bullpen session without any issues on Thursday, according to MLB.com.

    "Smyly was all good," manager Kevin Cash told reporters.

    Smyly is working his way back from shoulder tendinitis. At this point, it remains unlikely that he'll pitch in a game this spring.


    Wilmer Flores (foot) returns to Mets' Grapefruit League lineup
    by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
    (3:00 pm ET) Wilmer Flores returned to the Mets' lineup and will hit second Thursday night against the Yankees in Grapefruit League play, according to ESPN. Flores was sidelined since Sunday, after he fouled a pitch off his left foot. He is hitting .342/.350/.605 in 38 at-bats.

    Brewers' Roenicke continues to back Nelson despite rough spring
    by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
    (2:58 pm ET) Brewers starting pitcher Jimmy Nelson has not had a banner spring. The right-hander has allowed 12 runs (nine earned) on 17 hits and one walk in 13 innings (6.23 ERA).

    However, despite poor spring numbers, manager Ron Roenicke has not lost faith in Nelson.

    “He was the most dominant pitcher in Triple-A,” Roenicke said, per the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. “That tells you if we can get back to that guy, then we have a really good major-league starter.

    “(The struggles) are because he doesn’t command the ball. When he was in Triple-A, he commanded the ball better, for whatever reason. Maybe it was the confidence he had there. He’s got overpowering stuff but there’s not too many guys who can overpower a major-league hitter if you don’t put it in the right spot. The difference is he’s facing guys that are really good hitters.

    “It’s not that he doesn’t throw strikes. When I talk about commanding the ball, that doesn’t mean it’s not a strike. It means when you want to throw it inside, you can throw it inside instead of being outside for a strike. Or if you want to throw it down and you miss up for a strike, that’s not commanding the ball. Commanding it is throwing it in an area you want to throw it, and repeating an offspeed pitch.”


    Tigers' Victor Martinez running with a hitch in his step
    by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
    (2:45 pm ET) Tigers manager Brad Ausmus told reporters that designated hitter Victor Martinez has been running gingerly, with a "hitch" in his step since Wednesday. Martinez made his first appearance of the spring on Sunday since undergoing knee surgery in February.

    "Thinking back, he sort of ran that way last year," Ausmus said. "He's always had, I don't want to call in a gimp, but he always had a little hitch in his step when he ran. Even a year ago. That may be a result of the first knee surgery."

    Martinez told Ausmus he feels fine, and Ausmus said he'll trust his designated hitter moving forward.

    "(Martinez) says he feels good. I talked to him (Wednesday)," Ausmus said. "At least he says he feels good. So I'm gonna trust him on that."


    Nationals OF Jayson Werth not ready to hit in spring game
    by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
    (2:39 pm ET) Nationals manager Matt Williams said Thursday outfielder Jayson Werth is still not ready to hit in a game, per MASNsports.com. He continues to feel soreness in his right shoulder when swinging.

    Nationals OF Bryce Harper sidelined Thursday due to illness
    by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
    (2:35 pm ET) Nationals manager Matt Williams said outfielder Bryce Harper was held out of Thursday's spring lineup against the Mets due to a stomach illness. Harper is batting .231 (6 for 26) with one double, one home run, three RBI, five runs, seven strikeouts and 10 walks in 12 spring games.

    Dodgers P Adam Liberatore (groin) scratched from Thursday's game
    by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
    (2:25 pm ET) A slight groin injury caused Dodgers pitcher Adam Liberatore to be removed from Thursday's lineup, reports MLB.com.

    The move was made as a precaution. Liberatore will instead throw a bullpen session Thursday and he is set to throw in Saturday's game.


    Padres catcher Tim Federowicz moved to 60-day DL
    by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
    (2:21 pm ET) The Padres announced Thursday catcher Tim Federowicz was placed on the 60-day disabled list. Federowicz is slated to miss 3-6 months after undergoing knee surgery in mid-March.

    Padres claim pitcher Jandel Gustave off waivers from Royals
    by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
    (2:19 pm ET) The Padres claimed pitcher Jandel Gustave off waivers Thursday, the Royals announced.

    The Royals placed Gustave on waivers earlier this week.


     
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