■ Rob Moseley says Matt Pierson and Tyrell Crosby have transformed into leaders having gone through a trial by fire last year.
Owing to the playing time they got last fall, though, Pierson and Crosby got a bunch of new experiences out of the way in 2014. Entering 2015, they're honing and expanding their roles, rather than feeling their way out for the first time.
■ Andrew Greif has T.J. Daniel up next in his series "the most to gain" this spring.
■ Chantel Jennings says Charles Nelson has a competitive confidence that will help him switch positions.
■ Tyson Alger takes a closer look at pitcher/catcher Josh Graham.
■ Andrew Bantly talks about the current state of Oregon baseball.
■ Rob Moseley turns to baseball and previews the civil war series which starts today. Here is all you need to know about the TV schedule and start times for the three game series.