Good morning everyone and welcome to the Minor League Ball Gameday discussion thread for Saturday, March 4th. Here are some items worthy of your attention.
****Today’s MLB spring training scores.
****Joe Posnanski on Arizona Diamondbacks ace Zack Greinke, the”most puzzling, interesting and eccentric athlete” he would ever write about.
****At Beyond the Boxscore, Zach Crizer looks at Boston Red Sox star Mookie Betts and the shape of things to come.
****At Fangraphs, David Laurila discusses the issue of pitcher workloads and injuries with Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Pryce.
****At Baseball Prospectus, Craig Brown wonders if the Kansas City Royals should be willing to walk away from Eric Hosmer.
****At Pinstripe Alley, Nikhil Chaturvedi looks at New York Yankees prospect Billy McKinney and his chances to rebound from a shaky 2016.
****At Southside Sox, Jim Margalis points out how unusual it is for the White Sox to be linked to top international talents, in this case Cuban outfielder Luis Robert.