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A Brief Cactus League Stop – March 4

Brian Walton’s Friday notes from early 2016 Spring Training action in Arizona.

Marco Gonzales’ Dad Becomes Minor League Manager

The father of St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Marco Gonzales, Frank Gonzales, will be managing in the Northwest League in 2015.

What if Pujols follows Helton’s career trajectory?

Colorado’s Todd Helton eventually renegotiated his nine-year contract downward after his performance declined. Would Albert Pujols do the same?

Cardinals and Rockies pitching have similarities

The St. Louis Cardinals and Colorado Rockies both feature ground-ball staffs with strong starting pitching and hittable relief.

An Atkins-Holliday comp

A pair of former big bats from the Colorado Rockies are now free agents. The St. Louis Cardinals are thinking about at least one of them.