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This Week’s Links on Former Chiefs

Minor League Spring Training games for the Cardinals start on Thursday and a few former Chiefs were among the first wave of players sent back to Minor League camp this week. Meanwhile, good news from Tuesday on Jason Motte’s return to the mound as he attempts to get back to 100%.

Josh Donaldson heating up for Oakland and leading the offense this week but on the downside, Daric Barton has an ailing hamstring.

Chris Archer was pretty good in his recent outing against the Yankees –

In Cubs news, Jeff Samardzija is trying to ignore trade talk and focus on pitching while his battery mate Welington Castillo is maturing as a player. Former top prospect Brett Jackson is finally having fun again.

In 2008 Jay Jackson was a Chiefs pitcher, now on his third organization, he is turning heads in Pirates camp where Josh Kinney is also living the dream

Danny Haren wasn’t announced as a Dodgers starter for their weekend series in Australia but will be ready if the organization changes the plan.  – 

Brendan Ryan isn’t concerned about his recent back injury.