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Teahen at third? Beckham at second? Williams' move hard to figure

Updated: November 6, 2009, 6:26 PM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

Chris Getz has been exiled to baseball's Siberia.

What did he do to deserve a trade to Kansas City?

Was he not scrappy enough? Not satisfactorily grindy? Getz climbed through the White Sox system without preferential treatment. He was well-liked, played hard, played hurt, hit for contact and stole bases. He should continue to get better.

Sometimes you're just in the wrong place at the wrong time. It's a numbers game, as they say.

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