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Patek attended Seguin High School, was a three-time All-Star while playing shortstop for the Kansas City Royals in the 1970s.
Moustakas has also seen some possible landing spots close off as the Giants filled their void at third base by trading for Longoria and the Los Angeles Angels addressed theirs by signing Zack Cozart, who will be shifting from shortstop to third.
The future is unwritten for J.P. Crawford, who will succeed Galvis at shortstop, but evaluators agree that Crawford has an exceptional on-base skill.
He was selected to six All-Star Games, won four Gold Glove Awards and three Silver Slugger Awards at shortstop.
The Cubs moved Castro from shortstop to second toward the end of 2015, more than five seasons into his big league career.
Maeda defused the threat by inducing a flyout from shortstop Carlos Correa.
Young Orlando Arcia gave eye-popping previews of coming attractions at shortstop.
The inning had begun with a solo homer from Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar, his sixth of the year.
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