• Mat Latos threw all of his pitches in an extended bullpen session on Tuesday and felt fine. The next step in his recovery from offseason knee and elbow surgeries will be live batting practice later in the week. Price is hopeful that will be followed by Latos' first game action of the spring.
"A lot of it will be based on what we see -- if he's sharp, how he comes through it," Price said. "But I think he's been getting very close to being game-ready."
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