Originally written on Fox Sports Ohio  |  Last updated 2/23/13
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GOODYEAR, Ariz. A fan asked an interesting question about Cincinnati Reds outfielder Chris Heisey: If he played on another team would he be an everyday player?Most likely, depending upon the team, the answer would be in the affirmative because the 28-year-old resident of Mechanicsburg, Pa., certainly has the ability and the drive and the confidence.He lives in the right town because on the field Heisey is a mechanic has all the tools and finishing every game he plays with a torn, dirty, grease-stained uniform.In fact, several teams have tried to pry Heisey away from the Reds, but even though he is not one of their everyday players they steadfastly keep their grips on him.Thats because manager Dusty Baker considers him an invaluable piece of the puzzle, a fourth outfielder who can play all three positions and be a productive pinch-hitter when he isnt playing.Unfortunately, you cant play everybody, said Baker. Ive talked to Heisey about it already. Hey, what he does is to be a very ...
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