HBT: The Arizona Diamondbacks surprised the baseball world with a playoff run last season. They'll be even better in 2012.
PHOENIX Kevin Towers brought his experience in the NL West into play this winter.
Towers knew not to leave well enough alone while plotting a defense of the Diamondbacks division title.
History has shown that the repeating in the NL West, more so than in any other NL division, is never a sure thing, no matter how successful the previous season might have been.
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"This is probably the happiest I've ever been in my career," said the Diamondbacks' general manager as the team prepares to start spring training next week.