Here's a look at some of the spring training stories featuring players who may be Mud Hens this season ...
Jason Beck of MLB.com's Detroit Tigers web site wrote about Robbie Weinhardt and what he needs to do to make the Tigers' Opening Day roster. ... Beck also wrote about the possibility Daniel Schlereth is ready to claim a role in the Tigers' bullpen. ... Beck's notebook included Andy Oliver starting an exhibition game and how Luis Ortega has caught manager Jim Leyland's eye. ... Beck also wrote about Scott Sizemore working to get a second shot at the second base job.
John Lowe of the Detroit Free Press wrote about Andy Oliver and the work he's doing to become a top-of-the-rotation starter for the Tigers.
Tom Gage of the Detroit News wrote about Max St-Pierre and how he overcame alcoholism to get a shot in the big leagues last season. ... Gage also wrote about Australians Chris Oxspring and Brendan Wise joining Brad Thomas getting a chance to pitch for the Tigers.
Steve Kornacki of the Booth Newspapers also wrote about Luis Ortega and the impression he is making this spring. ... Kornacki also wrote that Charlie Furbush is among the candidates to fill the long reliever role in the bullpen.