MILWAUKEE Ever since Robin Yount traded his infielder's glove for an outfielder's mitt after the 1984 season, the Milwaukee Brewers have been searching for a shortstop.
From Ernie Riles and Dale Sveum to the likes of Royce Clayton and Yuniesky Betancourt while being teased by Gary Sheffield, Pat Listach and J.J. Hardy along the way the Brewers have trotted 18 different Opening Day shortstops out since Yount made the switch.
So when the claim is made that one trade could have brought a young shortstop who can easily become the franchise's best shortstop since Robin Yount, the idea isn't that far-fetched simply because, well, he doesn't have very far to go.
A little over three months into his time with the Brewers, Jean Segura has proved a couple of things. He passes the eye test, not only with his ability to play the game, but his unflappable confidence for such a young age. His potential to be Milwaukee's long-term solution at shortstop makes the trade that sent Zack Greinke t...