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Izturis Vies for Final IF Spot

Cincinnati's has one of the easier opening day rosters to predict after returning most of their players from a 97-win season. Dusty Baker's management style utilizes all 25 of the active roster spots and there still is some competition for utility infield and bullpen jobs as the season approaches.

The original title of this article was "Predicting the Roster", but with the Reds in 2013 that would lack interest. They are returning most of their personnel and it does not take a genius to know they will be in Cincinnati come opening day, assuming no injuries or something else unforeseen. However there are a couple of jobs in periphery roles yet to be determined. There is still a lot of... Recommended Stories

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