Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 9/16/12
Pedro Florimon's work at shortstop late this season has the Minnesota Twins pondering a new position for Brian Dozier, who was the regular shortstop for 84 games as a rookie this year before being swapped out for Florimon in mid-August. "Florimon has kind of made the plays and shown some of the range that you really like from a shortstop, that Dozier didn't necessarily do," assistant general manager Rob Antony said Sunday. "So it might be a situation where we still think Dozier can be a good player, but he may end up being a second baseman instead of a shortstop." Or maybe even a third baseman. The Twins would like Dozier to play both during winter ball in Venezuela, where they anticipate he'll play for Cardinales de Margarita. The Twins' minor league player of the year with Class AA New Britain in 2011, Dozier batted .234 with six home runs and 33 RBI in his first big-league stint. He was optioned to Class AAA Rochester in mid-August, and he didn't get a September recall. Tho...
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