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philadel­phia» Dal­las Green, the tough-talk­ing man­ager who guided the Phillies to their first World Se­ries cham­pi­onship, has died. He was 82.

The Phillies said Green died Wed­nes­day at a Philadel­phia hos­pi­tal. He had been in poor health for years.

Green spent 62 years in base­ball as a player, man­ager, gen­eral man­ager, team pres­i­dent and other roles.

Bonds joins Gi­ants’ camp

B scotts­dale, ariz.» Barry Bonds is back in spring train­ing camp with the Gi­ants, set to spend a week work­ing on hit­ting with the team’s mi­nor­lea­guers.

The 52-year-old home run cham­pion re­ported Wed­nes­day at the Gi­ants’ com­plex. Af­ter his time in Ari­zona, Bonds will be a spe­cial ad­viser to Gi­ants CEO Larry Baer.

Twins’ May has suc­cess­ful surgery B

fort myers, fla.» Twins right-han­der Trevor May un­der­went Tommy John el­bow surgery that will keep him off the mound this sea­son. The Twins an­nounced that the re­place­ment of May’s torn ul­nar col­lat­eral lig­a­ment was suc­cess­ful.

Cabr­era to re­turn soon

B dunedin, fla.» Tigers slug­ger Miguel Cabr­era could soon re­turn to the lineup af­ter be­ing side­lined by back stiff­ness since leav­ing the Do­mini­can Repub­lic’s game Satur­day in the World Base­ball Clas­sic.

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