• by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Julio Borbon, Ozzie Martinez impress Orioles' Showalter

    Orioles outfielder Julio Borbon and shortstop Ozzie Martinez are two players from minor-league camp who made a positive impression on manager Buck Showalter this spring, masnsports.com reports. Both players excel defensively, and Showalter called Borbon the type of player the team covets for its minor-league system. He was 5 for 18 with two stolen bases this spring, while Martinez was 6 for 14 with two doubles.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Braves acquire Ozzie Martinez from Dodgers

    The Braves acquired infielder Ozzie Martinez from the Dodgers in exchange for left-hander Adrian Rivero, according to the team's Triple-A website. Martinez batted .176 (19 for 108) with two doubles, one triple, two home runs and 11 RBI at Double-A Chattanooga. He was assigned to Triple-A. Rivero was in the Gulf Coast league with the Braves last season, and posted a 3.38 ERA in 13 1/3 innings.

  • by Bill Passonno | CBSSports.com

    Dodgers pare down roster

    The Dodgers made their first roster cuts of the spring Monday and moved the following players to their minor-league camp: first basemen Nick Evans and Dallas McPherson, pitcher Kelvin De La Cruz and shortstop Ozzie Martinez.