Josh Bell or Eric Hosmer? Two NBC Sports EDGE writers take sides and debate. (Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports)
Go read your links... NATS BEAT: Martinez on Fedde starting opener, Hand closing and Parra's knee - (MASN) "Fedde will be limited to 30 pitches, which means the Nationals are hoping to get two innings out of him in the outing at Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium." Notes: Fedde to start spring opener - (MLB.com) "Erick Fedde will get the nod on Sunday afternoon against the Cardinals when the Nationals open Spring Training games at Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium in Jupiter, Fla."
For day one of live hitters, I’ve never seen him before then, but all I can say is, for my first time seeing him and how he looked against hitters today, he looked very good. Fastball is coming out great. His slider, curveball, he looks very sharp right now.