“It’s time for some baseball, which is the fun part,” said Justin Upton, who had played his whole career with the Diamondbacks, but dealt with trade rumors off and on for two years. “Done with all the talking about it. That’s the good part, when you come here and get around the guys in the clubhouse and on the field.
“It’s exciting. Just being with a new group of guys, different clubhouse, meeting people. I look at it as exciting. It’s a new start, new opportunity.”