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  1. The worst starting players on post-season teamsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Royals Review

    ... Baseball with at least 250 plate appearances this season. Out of all of them, Alex Rios ranks 249th in OPS. Omar Infante ranks 263rd (thank you Rene Rivera !). Despite two black holes in the lineup, the Royals have still been able to cruise out to ...

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  2. Dyson, Zobrist top RedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | NWAonline

    Dyson, who started after Omar Infante was scratched with back spasms, scored the tie-breaking run from first base on pitcher Ryan Mattheus' throwing error and the Royals went on to a 3-1, 13-inning victory over the Cincinnati Reds. "That's why, every day, you've got to show up ready to play," said Dyson, who went 2 for 5 with 1 stolen base.

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  3. Miami Marlins' Dee Gordon not afraid to get uniform dirtyRead the original story

    Monday Aug 10 | Fish Stripes

    ... suggest otherwise. Miami has lacked stability at second base since the club traded Dan Uggla to the Braves . Omar Infante was a short term solution, and while the Marlins do not have a ton of minor league infield depth, the organization does have ...

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  4. Dave Dombrowski's Five Best Trade Deadline Deals with the Detroit TigersRead the original story

    Monday Aug 3 | Sports Media 101

    ... of baseball . Here's a look back at some of his best handiwork. 1. 2012: The Tigers acquire Anibal Sanchez and Omar Infante from the Miami Marlins in exchange for Rob Brantley, Brian Flynn and Jacob Turner. A team that needed a mid-season boost ...

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  5. Tuesday's MLB trade rumors and Fantasy spinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | CBS Sports

    ... With a hole in left field in light of Alex Gordon 's groin injury -- and a hole at second base in light of Omar Infante being Omar Infante -- Zobrist is a pretty big pickup for the Royals. There isn't a ton of Fantasy upside here, but Zobrist is ...

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  6. Royals nabbing Zobrist may open door for Yankees to land PradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | New York Post

    ... or early September. At that point, Zobrist could become the full-time second baseman, sending the unproductive Omar Infante to the bench, or just move around as an everyday jack-of-all-trades. Zobrist is a patient hitter (33 walks, 26 strikeouts) ...

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  7. Miami Marlins Rumors: Martin Prado Becoming Available?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Marlin Maniac

    ... said to be interested in Prado for a while now, as they also have a struggling second baseman, in former Marlin Omar Infante . Despite nearly making the All-Star game this season, Infante owns a 47 wRC+, well below replacement level. Prado would ...

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  8. Kansas City Royals Reportedly Interested in Martin PradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Kings of Kauffman

    ... at second base throughout his career, an area where the Kansas City Royals are currently in need of an upgrade. Omar Infante has been better lately, but Prado's .277/.316/.374 batting line is far better than what the Royals incumbent second baseman ...

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  9. Kansas City Royals interested in Martin PradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Call to the Pen

    ... Prado . The versatile infielder appeals to Kansas City as a potential replacement for struggling second baseman Omar Infante , and his versatility could also allow him to spell Alex Gordon in left field while the All-Star recovers from a groin ...

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  10. Report: Royals targeting Martin PradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | MSNBC

    ... also play first base, shortstop, and right field in a pinch. With the Royals, however, he would likely dethrone Omar Infante , who has had a miserable season, batting .230/.243/.308 in 342 PA.

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  11. Miami Marlins Rumors: Kansas City Royals Interested in Martin PradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Marlin Maniac

    ... in Prado, as he would present the team with a major upgrade over incumbent second baseman and former Marlin, Omar Infante . Infante in 2015 owns a .230/.243/.308 slash line with a 47 wRC+ coming into play Sunday. He has hit no home runs and owns a ...

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  12. On this Date in Marlins History: Hanley Ramirez Traded to the Los Angeles DodgersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Marlin Maniac

    ... Nathan Eovaldi and Scott McGough . Hanley's trade came only two days after the team dealt Anibal Sanchez and Omar Infante to the Detroit Tigers. These two moves and the subsequent moves the Marlins made before the deadline and then the blockbuster ...

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  13. Miami Marlins: How Kazmir Trade Influences Haren, LatosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Marlin Maniac

    ... could stand as a trade insert, would certainly be an upgrade to Kansas City's infield. The Royals currently use Omar Infante (.231 AVG, .245 OBP, 0 HR, 25 RBI) at second base. The Blue Jays wouldn't likely be interested in a package with Prado, due ...

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  14. Miami Marlins Trade Deadline Primer: Martin PradoRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | Fish Stripes

    ... loss in power could be Miami, but it could be skill as well, and any acquiring team will have to be careful. Omar Infante is a similar glove-dependent player with contact skills and minor power numbers who, since his age 31 season, has quickly ...

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  15. Royals trade target Jay BruceRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2015 | Royals Review

    ... is .251/.325/.468, which is a line that he has trumped every year since 2010, save for last season when he was Omar Infante . His defense is not particularly good, which is to say the metrics don't particularly like him. His -7.0 UZR/150 last season ...

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  16. Birmingham Barons C Rob Brantly working on getting back to big leaguesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... Marlins with pitchers Jacob Turner and Brian Flynn from the Tigers for pitcher Anibal Sanchez and infielder Omar Infante on July 23, 2012. Acquired by the Chicago White Sox off waivers on Dec. 8, 2014. IS IT HOTTER IN ALABAMA THAN CALIFORNIA?: ...

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  17. The Prospectus Hit List: July 13, 2015 by Matt SussmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | Baseball Prospectus

    ... pitched on Sunday his arm will be limited at the All-Star game to taking off his cap to acknowledge the crowd. Omar Infante went 3-for-4 yesterday, letting everyone know that he was totally snubbed for the All-Star Game. The future is bright for ...

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  18. In crazy game, Royals come back against Blue Jays, 11-10Read the original story

    Jul 12, 2015 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... they've led by at least four runs this season, were in danger of their most embarrassing defeat of the year. Omar Infante and Alex Rios opened with singles, moved into scoring position on Paulo Orlando's sacrifice, and scored when Alcides Escobar ...

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  19. Shea: Some baseball 3s heading into All-Star breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 | SFGate

    ... ahead of Alex Rodriguez on the all-time homers list. While wondering how Jose Altuve received more votes than Omar Infante , we provide some other threes to consider on the eve of the All-Star break: 1. Astros : Trying to beat Sports Illustrated 's ...

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  20. Touch 'Em All: Touch 'Em AllRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2015 | Philly.com

    Houston second baseman Jose Altuve passed Kansas City's Omar Infante in the final days of voting, leaving four Royals as starters for the All-Star Game. Todd Frazier of the host Cincinnati Reds leapfrogged Matt Carpenter of the St. Louis Cardinals and will be in the NL starting lineup at third base for the July 14 game at Great American Ball Park.

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