• Infielder Grant Green will not be playing winter ball this offseason, though he'll nonetheless spend the winter getting better acclimated with third base. Third baseman Luis Jimenez was expected to play for bench coach Dino Ebel's team in the Dominican Republic, but he'll stay away from baseball activities because he has to take care of a sore shoulder.
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