Dodgers Offense: Top Hitters of Spring

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Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Alex Guerrero 20 games,  41 AB,  10 R,  14 H,  3 HR,  8 RBI,  1 BB,  5 SO,  .341/.357/.561

Alex Guerrero has a guaranteed spot on the team, but he still had something to prove to the new front office this Spring. With Justin Turner, Juan Uribe, Enrique Hernandez, Howie Kendrick and Jimmy Rollins all in the mix, Guerrero had to show that his offense could offset his questionable defense. Even though I have maintained that Guerrero is at least capable at third base or shortstop, the Dodgers would have to option the much slicker fielder Darwin Barney and the vibrant Kiké Hernandez to the minors at least momentarily.

Guerrero has stood up to the challenge, and his offensive value could definitely benefit the Dodgers bench. I fully expect Guerrero to make the Opening Day roster, and he could even play a spell in left field if necessary. Even though Hernandez has had a late offensive surge this Spring after a slow start, Guerrero will get the roster spot because…he has to.