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Yet Yost has stressed, one more than one occasion, the importance of the defense at the shortstop position and in the outfield at Kauffman Stadium.
The Mets’ rookie shortstop, Amed Rosario, provided a go-ahead home run in the eighth inning off Nationals reliever Joe Blanton.
Bush, a former shortstop, raced after the ball and caught it as his head slammed into Gallo’s mouth and nose.
Mercurio then beat out an infield single, and a late and errant throw on the play by shortstop Chris Riopedre allowed Oldham to score the tying run.
He was voted All-State in football and basketball and honorable mention as a baseball shortstop.
The former shortstop has spent the past few years helping open a chain of gyms in Mexico called Energy.
Another former Red, Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius, froze on the play and headed back to second in case the liner had been caught.
This guy is one of the best offensive shortstops in all of baseball.
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First Known Use of short-stop
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Definition of shortstop for English Language Learners
baseball : the player who defends the area between second and third base
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