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Who plays shortstop next season?

While Scutaro had a solid season, a Lowrie with some pop can't be overlooked

Updated: October 14, 2010, 11:58 AM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- So, after seven Opening Day shortstops for the Red Sox since the start of 2003, who's next? Derek Jeter?

No, the Yankees captain isn't going anywhere. That was just a cheap grab for attention. Of all the issues the Red Sox are faced with this winter, shortstop isn't one of them. Next season's shortstop is currently on the roster, and the shortstop of the future is spending his autumn in Arizona, fielding ground balls and refining his swing as part of his apprenticeship ...

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