Impact of Hernandez trade; infield shuffle
The No. 1 prospect in baseball is going to get his chance sooner rather than later.
The impact of the Orioles' trade of Ramon Hernandez to the Reds for Ryan Freel and two minor leaguers is not as much about the players involved as it is about the path it clears, as Matt Wieters is now firmly in line to receive a lot of playing time in 2009.
Even before the deal, it was still expected that Wieters would play a good amount of big-league ball next season and ascend to a ...
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