National League West

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* – indicates new to team

+ – indicates injury

1. Los Angeles Dodgers

The rich got richer with the addition of Freddie Freeman being put into a stacked lineup.

2. San Diego Padres

With Tatis Jr. getting hurt to start the year it will slow down expectations, but the rotation should be much improved with a new manager aboard.

3. San Francisco Giants

They went for it last year and couldn’t finish the job. Now without the retired Buster Posey there will be a void this season.

4. Colorado Rockies

Just a few seasons after trading away Nolan Arenado, they spent big money to get Kris Bryant. Make it make sense.

5. Arizona Diamondbacks

Once again this franchise doesn’t know what it wants to do, but they should be taking things slow this season and don’t overreact one way or the other.

Player to Watch: SS Trea Turner – Los Angeles Dodgers

Best Acquisition: 1B Freddie Freeman – Los Angeles Dodgers

New Kid on the Block: C Joey Bart – San Francisco Giants

Dodgers Lineup

1. RF Mookie Betts

2. SS Trea Turner

3. 1B Freddie Freeman*

4. C Will Smith

5. DH Max Muncy

6. 3B Justin Turner

7. CF Cody Bellinger

8. LF Chris Taylor

9. 2B Gavin Lux

Bench

C Austin Barnes

INF Edwin Rios

INF Hanser Alberto*

Rotation

1. Walker Buehler

2. Julio Urias

3. Clayton Kershaw

4. Andrew Heaney*

5. Tony Gonsolin

Setup

Blake Treinen

Closer

Craig Kimbrel*

Manager

Dave Roberts

Padres Lineup

1. SS Fernando Tatis Jr.+

2. CF Trent Grisham

3. 2B Jake Cronenworth

4. 3B Manny Machado

5. RF Wil Myers

6. 1B Eric Hosmer

7. DH Luke Voit*

8. LF Jurickson Profar

9. C Austin Nola

Bench

INF Ha-Seong Kim

1B/OF Matt Beaty*

C Victor Caratini

Rotation

1. Yu Darvish

2. Joe Musgrove

3. Sean Manaea*

4. Blake Snell

5. Mike Clevinger

Setup

Pierce Johnson

Closer

Emilio Pagan

Manager

Bob Melvin*

Giants Lineup

1. 2B Tommy La Stella

2. 1B Brandon Belt

3. 3B Evan Longoria

4. LF Joc Pederson*

5. DH Darin Ruf

6. SS Brandon Crawford

7. CF Mike Yastrzemski

8. C Joey Bart

9. RF LaMonte Wade Jr.

Bench

INF Wilmer Flores

C Curt Casali

OF Steven Duggar

Rotation

1. Carlos Rodon*

2. Alex Wood

3. Logan Webb

4. Anthony DeSclafani

5. Alex Cobb*

Setup

Camilo Doval

Closer

Jake McGee

Manager

Gabe Kapler

Rockies Lineup

1. CF Garrett Hampson

2. LF Kris Bryant*

3. 3B Ryan McMahon

4. 1B C.J. Cron

5. 2B Brendan Rodgers

6. DH Randal Grichuk*

7. RF Charlie Blackmon

8. C Elias Diaz

9. SS Jose Iglesias*

Bench

1B/OF/DH Connor Joe

OF Sam Hilliard

C Dom Nunez

Rotation

1. German Marquez

2. Kyle Freeland

3. Antonio Senzatela

4. Austin Gomber

5. Chad Kuhl*

Setup

Daniel Bard

Closer

Alex Colome*

Manager

Bud Black

Diamondbacks Lineup

1. CF Daulton Varsho

2. 2B Ketel Marte

3. LF David Peralta

4. C Carson Kelly

5. DH Seth Beer

6. 1B Christian Walker

7. RF Pavin Smith

8. 3B Josh Rojas

9. SS Nick Ahmed

Bench

OF/1B/DH Jordan Luplow*

OF Jake McCarthy

C Jose Herrera

Rotation

1. Madison Bumgarner

2. Zac Gallen

3. Merrill Kelly

4. Luke Weaver

5. Zach Davies*

Setup

Chris Devenski

Closer

Mark Melancon*

Manager

Torey Lovullo

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