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Michael Pineda's towering figure can be spotted from a baseball field away, leaving no question as to the identity of the hulking right-hander firing in a far-off bullpen.

Paxton vs. Pineda Questions

Geoff Baker over at the Seattle Times this week asks the question. Is Mariners pitcher James Paxton this year's Michael Pineda? Pitching coach Carl Willis has this to say. Quote: "As good as Michael Pineda was, I've seen two bullpens this year with Paxton and I'm very impressed with his ability to repeat," Willis said. "Especially...

On Michael Pineda, bad Mariners drafts and other topics

I'm heading off the Arizona on Thursday morning, and I'll be at Friday's Mariner workout in Peoria. Can't wait to see the team in person and start cranking out stories. I'll be there in time for Saturday's first full-squad workout.

New York Yankees: 2012 Spring Training Schedule

With pitcher and catchers reporting to 2012 Spring Training this Sunday, my guess is that New York Yankee fans might want to check out the team’s schedule to see what games spark your baseball interest . So, here is the New York Yankees 2012 Spring Training game schedule: 2012 NYY SpringTraining Schedule (...)Read the rest of New York Yankees: 2012 Spring Training Schedule ©...

Yankees' Michael Pineda aims to lose weight heading into season

Also, Hideki Okajima fails his physical

Five questions for the 2012 Yankees

The Yankees spent most of the winter laying in the weeds, waiting for the right time to strike. When they finally did so, they did so in typical Bomber style, adding young fireballer Michael Pineda and veteran Hiroki Kuroda to bolster their starting rotation.

Pirates, Please Don't Leave Without This Pitcher

For Yankees fans, the biggest news of the offseason has not been Jorge Posada's retirement, the trade for Michael Pineda, or it turning out that all of the those Mike Pagliarulo bobblehead dolls were counterfeit ("hey, this is Mike Blowers!").No, as Spring Training begins we're concerned that this A.J. Burnett-to-anywhere on earth deal is not going as smoothly as...

Rockies Albert Campos’ Rocky 2011

When scouting at the lower levels, examples of “stuff” explaining statistics is pure prospect gold. In the case of Albert Campos, few pitchers have had repertoires which have correlated so closely to statistical strengths and weaknesses from a scouting perspective. As entertaining as a scouts versus statisticians “Moneyball” death match would be, Campos is a prime example...

Yankees pitcher Ivan Nova put in work over winter

Michael Pineda hopes to shed 10 pounds

Video: 1-on-1 with Sabathia

CC Sabathia talks about Yankees newly acquired pitcher Michael Pineda and previews Playstation's MLB12 The Show. (NBC Sports)
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