Originally posted on Baseball Hot Corner  |  Last updated 6/17/13
Grant Green is doing everything he can to get a call-up to the major leagues.  Originally drafted as a shortstop in the first round (13th overall) in the 2009 MLB Draft out of USC by the Oakland A’s, Green has made position changes throughout his minor league career, moving from shortstop to centerfield, and now more recently playing second base.  In his one and a half season’s alone playing for the Sacramento River Cats, A’s Triple-A affiliate, Green has played left field, center field, first base, second base, third base, and shortstop.  While Green searches for a home at a position, being versatile just may be his ticket up to the big leagues. Green has been a rising prospect within the A’s organization.  He went straight to high Single-A Stockton when drafted and spent a year there before moving on to Double-A Midland.  After a year there, he made his way on to Triple-A Sacramento, where he’s been ever since the start of the 2012 season.  Coming into this 2013 season, Green was ...
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