Spring watch list: Players to track

Updated: February 27, 2013, 11:37 PM ET
By Tristan H. Cockcroft | ESPN.com

There's a reason that spring training statistics are neither easily found nor very detailed: It's because they're almost entirely meaningless.

Oh sure, some spring numbers have relevance -- such as strikeouts and walks for pitchers, especially for those who might have performed poorly in the past in those departments. But for the most part, spring is not about the statistics. It's about roster developments, injury rehabilitation and player scouting. It's more about what the eye ...

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