For the San Francisco Giants, 2012 Spring Training can be summed up by two words: team success.
Bruce Bochy and the Giants' front office must honestly assess how the players on their roster will collectively make the entire team successful.
Last year was a prime example of how a patchwork of veteran players having disappointing years combined with inexperienced talent leads to failure.
This season they must avoid such a situation.
With players coming off of injuries, new additions and young players who are now more comfortable in the majors, the Giants are better prepared for their 2012 campaign than they were for 2011.
As always, though, there are particular aspects of the team that are worth paying closer attention to than others.
Here are five Giants players to watch during Spring Training this year: