Kristopher Olson
Cedric Mullins' first 111 plate appearances as a RHB did not go well, and now he plans to focus on hitting left-handed exclusively. Will it boost his playing time picture? Also: Duran's early flash in BOS, batting around the batting order...
With Kole Calhoun undergoing knee surgery, Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo mentioned several candidates that could pick up playing time. Plus, HOU may struggle to replace Framber Valdez, Michael Kopech heads to the pen, and more.
Matt Dodge
Searching for (and finding) some value in a tour of the division’s back-end starters and long relief options.
Jock Thompson
HOU and OAK may have the division's most predictable rotations entering Opening Day, but with zero MLB-experienced depth should something go awry. We examine their outlooks, in addition to the DH/LF situation in TEX, and more...
Alain de Leonardis
There are many players clamoring for the 5th spot in the NYM rotation while the team conducts its spring competition. Plus: C options in MIA, WAS; 2B depth in ATL; SS in PHI; more.
Dan Marcus
Tim Locastro has the chance to earn playing time in ARI and has speed in bunches. Plus, saves speculation in SD and COL, bench bats in LA, and breaking down the depth chart at catcher in SF.
Kristopher Olson
BOS manager Alex Cora says he's open to a six-man rotation, but would Nick Pivetta and Tanner Houck automatically benefit? Also: Bullpen thoughts in BAL, NYY; Wander watch begins in TAM; and Biggio's new home in TOR.