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Grant Green has sights on winning Angels' second base job
Grant Green has sights on winning Angels' second base job

Grant Green spent most of his baseball life playing shortstop. He starred at the position at Anaheim Canyon High, moved on to USC and became a first-round draft pick of the Oakland Athletics. Six years and multiple positions later, Green is preparing for his seventh professional season with a clear goal during the Angels' spring-training camp. "Win that second base job," he said, "That's the be-all, end-all of this spring for me." When the Angels traded second baseman Howie Kendrick to the Dodgers in December, it created opportunity for Green, who spent the last 1 1/2 seasons in the Angels organization. The 6-foot-3, 180-pound Green is competing with...

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