SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Javier Lopez waited a long time for free agency. He was 33 years old. Hed missed qualifying the previouswinter by just five days of service time.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- There arent many veteran non-roster pitchers in camp. Evenfewer own a winning decision in a World Series game.Ramon Ortiz wont draw attention to that.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Brandon Crawford spent less than 10nights at home in the Bay Area this offseason. He was such a vagabond, he got marriedin Hawaii and had the honeymoon in Jamaica.