MESA, Ariz. – Starlin Castro’s hamstring injury has lingered long enough that it makes you wonder if the Cubs shortstop will be ready to start the season on time.
PHOENIX – After all the trade talk about the New York Yankees, Alfonso Soriano smiled when he heard Junior Lake’s name.
PHOENIX – Wearing pinstripes, Alfonso Soriano once made the cover of Sports Illustrated. The August 26, 2002 issue featured his image next to this headline: “The Latest Greatest Yankee.”
PHOENIX – David DeJesus returned just in time to showcase his leadoff skills and solid defense to any contending team that might need outfield help.