Re: Spring Training Position Battles
Longoria is expected to start at third, with Iwamura sliding over to second and Upton in center field...
As for the Cubs closer, I think I read somewhere that Howry should be named the closer early but expect Kerry Wood to force his way into the role as long as he stays healthy/sharp...
"On-base percentage is great if you can score runs and do something with that on-base percentage," Baker said. "Clogging up the bases isn't that great to me."