All posts tagged "position battle"

  • Analysis
    25-Man Roster Notes: Veras, Beimel, Olsen, Ascanio, Hart

    A few notes on the 25-man roster... Veras will make the team out of Spring Training. -We heard on Wednesday that Joe Beimel will make the roster, which is a move that was expected.  Rob Biertempfel has an update on another bullpen move, noting that manager Clint Hurdle has said Jose Veras...

  • Analysis
    2011 Spring Training Battles: Bench

    Every year the battles in Spring Training are pretty much limited to the same three areas: the 5th starter role, the bullpen, and the bench.  It only makes sense that this would be the case.  These are the least important spots on the team.  You don't want to decide the important spots...

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