Five keys during spring training for the M's

PEORIA, Ariz.-- The setting is what you'd imagine spring training is supposed to be like--bright sun, blue skies, warm days and the optimistic feeling of a season ahead. Unlike past seasons, the Mariners enter 2015 with lofty postseason ...

MLB decides to call for fastball

LOS ANGELES--No longer will baseball fans be subject to a batter stepping out of the box, adjusting his batting gloves, taking a practice swing, spitting a couple times -- and then repeating the entire routine before each pitch.

Major League ...