Fantasy Camp Notes: Cabrera, Hanley lineup spots

Updated: February 28, 2008, 4:15 PM ET
By Tristan H. Cockcroft | ESPN.com

• Miguel Cabrera owners, I hope you're sitting down for this, but the certain first-round pick will begin the season batting fifth, not third, according to Mlive.com. Don't fret, though, because that might not be as bad as it seems. While statistical data does support that hitters in the No. 5 hole generally earn about 30 fewer plate appearances than those in the No. 3 hole (and that's over a full season), Cabrera shouldn't be any worse off batting behind Gary Sheffield and Magglio Ordonez ...

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