Found May 21, 2013 on MLB Buzz:
  Anthony Rendon, the Nationals’ brilliant third-base prospect, started at second base for Double A Harrisburg on Monday night. Meanwhile, Steve Lombardozzi replaced the slumping Danny Espinosa at second for the Nats in their 8-0 loss to the Giants in San Francisco. The obvious conclusion, now that Ryan Zimmerman is back playing third, is that the Nationals might be grooming Rendon to take over for Espinosa at second. But manager Davey Johnson said that the team is not yet considering such a plan. “We like him – we like him a lot,” Johnson said of Rendon. “But putting him at second at the major-league level, he’s not there yet. He’s not (playing second) specifically. He’s just occasionally going over there.” Rendon indeed has played only four games at second at Double A, along with one at shortstop and 23 at third. Johnson said that both Lombardozzi and Triple A infielder Zach Walters rank ahead of him as candidates to replace Espinosa, if the Nats were to make such a move. But Espino
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