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  1. Position Analysis: Second Base

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ID:	3521Likely Starter: Brian Dozier
    2012 Stats: .234/.271/.332, 6 HR, 33 RBI, 33 R

    Potential Backups: Jamie Carroll, Eduardo Escobar

    From the outside, nothing about Brian Dozierís career path suggested stardom was in the cards. In fact, there was little to suggest that he possessed the capability of turning into an MLB regular.

    A Southern boy out of Mississippi drafted in the eighth round, Dozier debuted in 2009 with good numbers ...
  2. Position Analysis: Shortstop

    Likely Starter: Jamey Carroll
    2011 Stats: .290/.359/.347, 0 HR, 17 RBI, 52 R, 10/10 SB

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    Potential Backups: Tsuyoshi Nishioka, Brian Dozier, Pedro Florimon

    Welcome Jamey Carroll, the latest passenger on Minnesota's never-ending shortstop carousel.

    Since Cristian Guzman's departure, the Twins have opened with six different players at the position in seven seasons. Their Opening Day shortstops have ended up averaging 68 starts ...
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