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The departure of Adrian Beltre means that Elvis Andrus inherits the unofficial team captain role from him, as well as having inherited Beltre’s old locker (which was Michael Young’s before that). Elvis says Beltre, who he took a couples trip to Europe with recently, is happy with his decision to retire.
Evan Grant looks at the defensive improvements Rougned Odor has made, and whether he could win a Gold Glove this year.
Hunter Pence is in camp looking to win a bench job after spending the winter re-tooling his swing.
The S-T looks at the Hunter Pence v. Willie Calhoun situation for a backup outfielder job.
T.R. Sullivan has notes on Willie Calhoun, Joey Gallo, Shelby Miller, Drew Smyly, and Taylor Guerrieri.