Cactus League Spring Training in Arizona: Camelback Ranch, Glendale – Home to the Chicago White Sox & Los Angeles Dodgers; Goodyear Ballpark, Goodyear – Cleveland Indians & Cincinnati Reds; Hohokam Stadium, Mesa – Chicago Cubs; Maryvale Baseball Park, Phoenix – Milwaukee Brewers; Peoria Sports Complex, Peoria – San Diego Padres and Seattle Mariners Phoenix Municipal Stadium, Phoenix – Oakland Athletics Salt River Fields at Talking Stick, Scottsdale – Colorado Rockies
2017 spring training
SIZING THINGS UP: Houston Astros players, from left, Carlos Correa, Marwin Gonzalez, Alex Bregman, Jose Altuve and manager A.J. Hinch look on during batting practice before a spring training game against the Chicago Cubs on March 30 in Houston.
Philadelphia released Chris Coghlan and honestly we’re confused too. Coghlan is a multifaceted utility player who was a non-roster invitee to spring training. He spent last season playing for Oakland and the Chicago Cubs, earning a season total of .188/.290/.318. While his numbers aren’t sparkling, the versatility the 32-year old brought to the team gave him ample cred for a bench spot. Here’s what else is happening in the National League East: Adam Conley will likely be the Marlins’ fifth…