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NL West News and Rumors
Rockies outfielder Dexter Fowler, coming off his best season, and right-hander Jhoulys Chacin, who is bouncing back from an injury-shortened 2012, were among six Rockies to file for arbitration, the MLB Players Association announced Tuesday.Share Tweet
Padres seek first All-Star Game at Petco ParkPadres executive chairman Ron Fowler said on Tuesday that the team is preparing a presentation for Major League Baseball to propose an All-Star Game at Petco Park in San Diego.Share Tweet
Top prospect Arenado matures at Double-A in 2012Rockies top prospect Nolan Arenado turned 21 at the start of last season at Double-A Tulsa. It turned out he was old enough, all right ... old enough to experience stress in a baseball uniform for the first time.Share Tweet
Capuano welcomes competition in rotationIn 2012, Chris Capuano had a career-best 3.72 ERA. His 198 1/3 innings pitched, second most on the Dodgers' staff, were his highest total since 2006. He also ranked second on the club with 12 wins and 162 strikeouts. Oh, and he probably lost his job for…Share Tweet
Grace blames self for firing from DiamondbacksESPN.com Jan 15, 2013Former Arizona Diamondbacks television analyst Mark Grace says he blames himself, not the team, for firing him last season.Share Tweet
Mulcoy's WorldJan 15Based in Santa Cruz, Calif., Josh Mulcoy is on a global hunt to find the best, most remote surf on the planet. From Iceland to the wilderness of Alaska, Canada and islands untold, the more off the beaten path the better. And 2013 promises to see more
Buster Blog: Dodgers Interested In SorianoJan 15Buster Olney blogs about the Dodgers' interest in signing Rafael Soriano.