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- The corner IF logjam at AAA is erased through complete and entirely logical creativity: Moore to SS; Hughes to LF; Aubrey, apparently, to DH.

I fail to see how that's logical. To me it's more of a case of talent being clustered at the corners, and having to field a team at Norfolk. It's very rare for players to move rightward on the defensive spectrum, especially late in life (and in baseball terms 24-25 is late). It's very unlikely that Moore will be a decent middle infielder, and it's just as unlikely that Rhyne Hughes will be a left fielder who rises above the Pete Incaviglia level.

And it's particularly odd that they'd move the best defensive first baseman on the team (and maybe in the organization) to DH.

If this was Stratomatic or OOTP you'd just flip these guys to other organizations for players who play the positions you really need and none of this would happen. In the real world you sometimes have to deal with people playing out of position.

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