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Padres and Peavy Begin 2005

Padres and Peavy Begin 2005

"The National League West is going to be awfully tough," Jake Peavy said. "There is no question about that." But the door may have opened for the San Diego Padres with Barry Bonds injured and no timetable for his return.

Arizona may be the scariest team in the division but they aren't getting the press after a down year in 2004. They have three pitchers who are worthy in Javier Vasquez, Brandon Webb and Russ Ortiz. They also have a packed lineup after acquiring Troy Glaus and Shawn Green. The Diamondbacks may be the surprise team in the division but everyone is still shooting to knock the Giants from their... Recommended Stories

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