Saturday February 29th, 2020 7:56AM

AP Sports - Major League Baseball

Kershaw strikes out 4 in 1st spring training appearance
Clayton Kershaw struck out four without allowing a hit in his spring training debut, the first step toward a possible opening day start for the Los Angeles Dodgers
12:59AM ( 6 hours ago )
Mets' Brandon Nimmo cleared to play after cardiac test
New York Mets outfielder Brandon Nimmo was back in the lineup after a series of tests and monitoring that included 24 hours with a wearable device
6:14PM ( 13 hours ago )
More MLB players available for Olympic baseball qualifying
The U.S. may get some better players for its second attempt to qualify for the Olympic baseball tournament
5:40PM ( 14 hours ago )
10 Things to Know for Today
Get ready for Friday, Feb. 28 with a few things to know about the day’s news from The Associated Press
6:34AM ( 1 day ago )
Sale to start season where he ended 2019: on injured list
Boston ace Chris Sale will start this season in the same place he ended 2019: on the injured list
2:11AM ( 1 day ago )
MLB appoints 1st black umpire crew chief
Major League Baseball has appointed its first African American umpire crew chief, promoting Kerwin Danley to the position this week, The 58-year-old Danley has worked two World Series and been on the field for 10 other postseason rounds, including the AL Championship Series last year
10:51PM ( 1 day ago )
Lawmakers push for Curt Flood's enshrinement in Hall of Fame
Members of Congress are asking baseball's Hall of Fame to elect Curt Flood
6:52PM ( 1 day ago )
Awestruck Ted Simmons marvels at the Baseball Hall of Fame
Ted Simmons got his first closeup look at the Baseball Hall of Fame and was awestruck
4:12PM ( 1 day ago )
Braves' Foltynewicz ready to put 2019 season behind him
Mike Foltynewicz didn't anguish for an extended period after his nightmarish start in Game 5 of the NL Division Series
3:08PM ( 1 day ago )
Hard-throwing Pearson one of many talented young Blue Jays
The Toronto Blue Jays are hoping an elite pitching prospect can join their talented young lineup in the big leagues soon
3:07PM ( 1 day ago )