The baseball talent of northern California is often overshadowed by its neighbor to the south. However, this year there have been many breakout performances from NorCal players that deserve recognition.
Ties with front office and fond memories shared with Phoenix community left new Diamondbacks' infielder Deven Marrero a perfect fit for the organization .
With J.D. Martinez off the market, the D-Backs quickly turned to an outfield option that may prove more valuable than some expect.
When the Rockies signed Wade Davis, they proved that in-game management and baseball thinking have evolved.
Now that the Ohtani and Stanton decisions are out of the way, the activity in the relief market is set to pick up.