Diamondbacks reassign players to Minor League camp, release outfielder

Mar 15, 2015, 4:51 PM | Updated: Mar 16, 2015, 1:20 am

The roster-trimming continues for the Arizona Diamondbacks through spring training, as eight roster moves were announced Sunday by the team.

Pitchers Blake Beaven, Aaron Blair, Justin Marks, Braden Shipley and Tim Crabbe, along with catchers Matt Pagnozzi and Mark Thomas, were sent to Minor League camp, and outfielder Ben Francisco was released.

The D-backs now have 55 players in spring camp, 15 of whom are non-roster players.

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