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Flaig to the Outfield?

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EVERETT, Wash. - Last Wednesday, August 24, was moving day for AquaSox first baseman Jeff Flaig. No, the Mariners' 2003 second round pick wasn't departing Everett; he was simply tackling a new position in the hopes of ensuring a future within the Mariners organization.

Over the last few days of the season, Flaig will pursue a gradual transition to left field. The decision to move Flaig was made last week after the Sox coaching staff suggested it to upper management. "As a coaching staff, we brought that up to the organization because we think he'll have more value if he's got another position where he can play besides first base," said Everett manager Pedro... Recommended Stories

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