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Old 03-16-2014, 11:33 AM
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My take on this year's 25 man roster as we break camp (I'm assuming Keppinger is on DL, but Beckham is OK by then).

I don't see room for L. Garcia/M. Semian for utility infielder/speed off the bench- hopefully we can find someone who wants Dunn to free up a space.

Not sure what we do with Keppinger if/when he's healthy-

Pitching
1. Sale
2. Danks
3. Quintana
4. Johnson
5. Paulino
6. Jones
7. Lindstrom
8. Belisario
9. Boggs
10. Downs
11. Veal
12. Rienzo

Infield/DH
13. Dunn
14. Konerko
15. Abreu
16. Beckham
17. Ramirez
18. Davidson
19. Gillaspie

Outfield
20. Viciedo
21. Eaton
22. A. Garcia
23. De Aza

Catcher
24. Flowers
25. Phegley

DL/Bubble:
Keppinger, Semian, L. Garcia, D. Webb, A. Nieto, J. Danks
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Old 03-16-2014, 11:57 AM
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If Keppinger starts the season on the DL, Davidson has to be the one to go down when he comes back. Gillaspie's out of options.
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Old 03-16-2014, 12:06 PM
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I think Semian is going to be on the team one way or the other. Davidson might go to the minors for a short time.

I don't think it's a good idea for Keppinger to be on the roster ever again.

I also don't think Hahn is done trading before Opening Day.
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I think Semian is going to be on the team one way or the other.
Who does Semian replace?
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Old 03-16-2014, 12:36 PM
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I would have liked to see at least one of these 3 traded before camp is over, Beckham, Keppinger, Gillaspie. Very difficult to trade guys injured, Beckham and Keppinger. Gillaspie would get zero return basically the same as a cut. Beckham may be the only one that could have gotten some return but not now. The wildcard is Ramirez, he does have worth and would open a spot.

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Who does Semian replace?
Rienzo
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Old 03-16-2014, 01:34 PM
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Unfortunately, everyone saw this coming months ago with the Paulie situation. You're carrying an extra DH right now, so the sacrifice has to be either the 7th bullpen pitcher or a utility middle infielder that could play two or three positions. Gillaspie's not a real backup at SS or 2B; Beckham's not a real backup at SS (which would put Gillaspie at 2B out of position).

The other option would be to let Gillaspie go and bring Davidson and Semien up for Opening Day.
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Who does Semian replace?
A DL'd Beckham.

I predict Gillaspie will be the starting third baseman on Opening Day, but will not last the season. Davidson will start the season in the minors, but be called up to make the most starts at third.
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I think if they had their way the Sox would have both Semien and Davidson playing every day in Charlotte. That leaves L Garcia as the super sub and backup SS. You could also see Cleto making the roster since he's out of options.
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