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Law: 2016 ranking of all 30 MLB farm systems

The Braves jumped into the No. 1 spot despite not having even a top-5 farm system last year, according to Keith Law's rankings, while last year's best farm system (Cubs) slipped a couple spots. Rankings (Insider)

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CC Sabathia: Best I've felt in 3 years

The Yankees LHP, who spent a month in a rehab facility in October to battle an alcohol problem, is feeling strong, telling the New York Post: "I feel the best I have in three years. I am excited to get to Tampa with a clear head and a healthy body." Battling for starting job

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Jerry Crasnick ESPN Senior Writer 

Talks between the Orioles and free agent pitcher Yovani Gallardo about a three-year contract are gaining momentum, says a baseball source. The two sides still have to make some "tweaks" to push the deal across the finish line, the source said. The Orioles would surrender a first-round draft pick if they sign Gallardo, who received a qualifying offer from the Rangers in November.

The best players on really awful teams

Even when a team loses 100-plus games, players having great seasons are still in that dugout -- so who have been the best players on the worst teams recently? Astros, Marlins, Cubs

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Fenway Park, like you've never seen it

A 140-foot high snowboarding ramp that's three times the size of the Green Monster at baseball's oldest park? You have to see it to believe it

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ICYMI: David Price donated $300K to build a ballpark for special-needs kids in his Tennessee hometown. es.pn/1O20o6j

Buster Olney @Buster_ESPN

Executives believe it'll be very difficult for Dexter Fowler to get more than the 2-year, $20 million deal that Howie Kendrick got from LAD.