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Catcher Wilfredo Gimenez, outfielder and league rookie of the year Colin Willis, shortstop Ryan Fitzgerald, third baseman Randy Santiesteban and second basemen Andy DeJesus and Cole Fabio were part of that group.
Chicago White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson inked a similar pact after his rookie campaign last March that guaranteed him $25 million and maxed out at $50.5 million with a pair of club options.
Carlos Correa, who at age 23 is already one of the most feared shortstops in the game, earned only $535,000.
His mother Linda was an All-American shortstop in softball at Long Beach State and participated in two Women's College World Series.
Along with Clemens, Pierce will start Ryan Reynolds at first base, Masen Hibbeler at second base, David Hamilton at shortstop and D.J Petrinsky at catcher.
Andrelton Simmons, Angels Jay Jaffe: Simmons is unquestionably the game's top defensive shortstop.
Among them are the latest shortstop, Freddy Galvis, obtained in a trade with Philadelphia, and a familiar face, third baseman Chase Headley.
The big problem with this club is that there are no true everyday shortstops left unsigned.
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