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Unregistered
02-20-2003, 01:22 PM
From Today's Trib:
Reliever Kelly Wunsch is the Sox's new player representative. Kenny Lofton and Jeff Liefer had the position last year. I'm assuming a minor leaguer can't be the player rep, so does Wunsch have to make the team now?

czalgosz
02-20-2003, 01:37 PM
No. They'll just elect someone else if he doesn't make the team. But my guess is he'll make the team.

kermittheefrog
02-20-2003, 01:37 PM
A player never has to be on the team based on his status as player rep. Anyone who is a member of the MLBPA can be a rep. It's voted on by the players. If Wunsch doesn't make the team the team will vote on a new player rep.

nut_stock
02-21-2003, 01:28 AM
I think he'll make the team, he should be fully recovered from his injury now. That side arm is killer.