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Getting to know your World Baseball Classic squads: Japan
yahoo.com Updated Feb 21, 2013
Pool: A, Japan '09 finish: Won second straight World Baseball Classic title with win over Korea in final at Dodger Stadium. First game: Saturday, March 2 against Brazil. Biggest star: Shinnosuke Abe is a 32-year-old catcher for the Yomiuri Giants. He wa…Share Tweet
Torres not resting in quest to stay speedyGiants outfielder Andres Torres fully realizes that he needs his speed to stay productive. So he does everything he can to enhance his mobility.Share TweetAs last season progressed, so did Brandon Crawford's excellence. He committed 12 errors in his first 59 games before being charged with just six miscues afterward. Long before the season ended, the Giants knew they had a blossoming talent at shortstop.Share Tweet
Back with Giants, Scutaro plays part of starMarco Scutaro is baseball's version of the character actor who finally gets a starring role late in his career and takes full advantage, emerging as an overnight sensation.Share Tweet
In quest for depth, teams want more than just a few good menCNNSI.com Feb 21, 2013Spring training is usually all about finalizing a 25-man roster, but it's increasingly about finding the extra guys who often make all the difference, writes Joe Lemire.Share Tweet
Sarah's Take: Dodgers looking up at GiantsThe Dodgers could have the largest payroll in MLB history this season, but the Giants have the experience and intangibles to be the best of the NL West again in 2013.Share Tweet