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Theriot willing to trade places if Castro comes on strong

Updated: January 15, 2010, 9:49 PM ET
By Bruce Levine

Chicago Cubs shortstop Ryan Theriot might be one of the best team guys in the league. Ask Theriot if he would consider moving out of his position at shortstop if rookie Starlin Castro came on strong this spring, Theriot responded, "That's a great question."

"A challenge is good, competition is good, I think it brings out the best in all of us," Theriot said. "Do I want to play shortstop? Of course, it's my natural position, that's where I've been my whole life. In the same breath, ...

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