Mike Jacobs from the Marlins for pitcher Leo Nunez.
charging ground balls, not allowing the ball to play them.
Acquired outfielders Delmon Young, Jason Pridie and infielder
Brendan Harris from the Devil Rays for pitchers Matt Garza, Eduardo Morlan and shortstop Jason Bartlett.
The fungo hitter hits ground balls to each infielder
, who must throw to first, where the first baseman will throw to third base.
Con este mismo equipo y un ano de contrato, el infielder
dominicano Norberto Martin.
John McDonald to the Blue Jays for cash considerations.
Guarding the lines late in the game open holes between the middle infielders
and the corners and often allow teams to start rallies at the most inopportune moment.
The Tornadoes wrapped up the draft with three consecutive picks, drafting infielder
Michael McMillan, catcher Jorge Mico and infielder
Newcomers Green, Derek Perren and Nick Buss are being counted on to bolster an offense led by junior All-Pac-10 infielder
Matt Cusick (.
Acquired right-handed pitcher Curt Schilling from the Diamondbacks for infielder
Jorge de la Rosa and pitchers Casey Fossum and Brandon Lyon.
If, say, an infielder
botches a run-down play between second and third, the vast majority of spectators will know that the infielder
messed up the play and maybe cost his team the game.
Two other Falcon players earned first-team all-state honors - senior catcher Kasey Sconce and sophomore infielder
Eric Bruntlett and the Houston Astros agreed to a $525,000, one-year contract, up from $365,000 last season.
But it isn't for nothing because every drag-bunt attempt that goes foul will force an infielder
to move in a step or two to protect against the drag-bunt, and that will open up the hitting lane in that area.
Signed free-agent infielder
Ricky Gutierrez of the Cubs to a three-year contract.