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Friday Rockpile: Growth and maturity for Fowler, Iannetta

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Dexter Fowler believes hitting coach Don Baylor has helped him turn around his spring.

Clint Hurdle praises Chris Iannetta's defensive improvements:

"That package has tightened up," Hurdle said. "The footwork is clean; he's unloading the ball more efficiently. He's really harnessed that whole sequence of events."

Very special boy, indeed.

Manny Corpas and Huston Street continue to battle for the closer job.

Over at Baseball America, Ben Badler has been trying to make some sense of what Dominican Summer League (DSL) stats. Last week he looked at hitting stats, and this week he examined at pitching stats.Ubaldo Jimenez and Manny Corpas appear on the latter list.

Aaron Cook takes the mound later today against the Mariners.