Among his MLB notes, Ken Rosenthal writes that though Cactus League spring training action is scheduled to begin in three weeks, Arizona might not be ready for it.
Ronald Guzman played about 1/6th of a full MLB schedule’s worth of MVP-caliber baseball in the Dominican Winter League. Levi Weaver ponders if that success this winter has moved the needle for Guzman’s chances to reclaim the first base job with the Texas Rangers after the team potentially overpaid in prospects to replace him.
And, Josh Jung makes MLB Pipeline’s list of top third base prospects where he falls behind the No. 1 pick of the 2020 draft, the 2021 NL Rookie of the Year favorite, and two guys named Nolan.