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Last spring it looked like Manny Machado was going to be the White Sox's new third baseman. The star free agent wound up signing with the San Diego Padres.
So the question now is: how much is Washington willing to shell out for the prized third baseman?
4 Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman Ron Cey, right fielder Pedro Guerrero and catcher Steve Yeager shared 1981 World Series MVP honors.
''He may be the everyday third baseman. He may be the everyday DH,'' Cashman said.
In the wake of Ron Santo's passing, Bill James offered a spirited endorsement for the Cubs third baseman's inclusion in the Baseball Hall of Fame.
As baseball's Triple Crown comes back into focus with Detroit Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera having just accomplished the elusive feat–being the best in the American League in batting average, home runs, and runs batted in (RBI) for the first time since 1967–Pinsky took the opportunity to write about the last person to achieve the feat: Carl Yastrzemski.
Other players taken in the opening round featured nine outfielders, five shortstops, three catchers and one third baseman. Clemson's Richie Shaffer, who was taken 25th overall by the Tampa Bay Rays, was the lone third baseman selected in the first round.
They scored again in the sixth inning, capitalizing on an error by Red Sox third baseman Kevin Youkilis.
The third baseman, who last year slashed $5 million off the listing price of his $14.9 million waterfront Coral Gables estate, also toured a 30,000-square-foot $57 million waterfront mansion on posh Indian Creek Island during his house hunt.
Yakult Swallows third baseman Shinya Miyamoto was selected for the sixth time for his defense as a shortstop and his seventh time overall -- the most among all of the recipients.
The third baseman remains in his infielder ready position until the pitchers' knee begins its descent.
The left fielder picked up the baseball, hurried his throw, and the ball sailed over the third baseman just as I slud * into the bag.